When you are looking to make your own arrangements for cheap travel to Egypt, you need to get to the right information to get the right discounts.
First of all, you need to know what the airlines are offering for that particular season. There are always flights to Egypt but you need to know when are the best days and seasons to get there that could save you money. Read up on information regarding the peak seasons and those days when the airlines offer the best discounted airfare. Look into ‘red-eye’ rates. These are flights at odd hours like late at night or too early in the morning.
Second, look into the package deals offered by your airline of choice. These should include the hotel accommodations, the rental car and even the excursion dates. These are offered by the airlines today, and are no longer the sole jurisdiction of the travel agencies. The package deals are very affordable but the accommodations are still quality.
Third, when looking into the package deals, check out those airlines that not only offer you plane trip insurances but travel health insurances as well. Not all airlines offer these insurances so it is best to check out all the airlines before you settle on one. If there are no current offers for the travel insurance, get one from a private insurer.
Fourth, when you get to the payment option page, make sure that you read before you do anything. Read about the terms of agreement, especially on the clauses and paragraphs regarding cancellation of payments and trips. There are some airlines that do not like cancellations so they can actually fine you before you get your money back. Check on these before paying, and once you know what you may or may not face regarding cancellations, pay and relax.