Researchers reveal the cheapest day to purchase plane tickets

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If you’re planning on flying over the holidays, now’s the time to book your tickets!

A new survey shows the lowest prices for domestic airfares are found eight weeks before the departure date.

In that time frame, fares should be around 19% below the average price of $496.

That’s according to the airlines reporting corporation, a travel industry research group owned by the airlines.

The report also found Sunday is the cheapest day to buy plane tickets.

Sunday marks the nine weeks until Christmas week, so the clock is ticking!