Skyscanner - Best Travel App
Company: Skyscanner, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Company Description: Skyscanner is the world's travel search site, saving you time and money by finding the best travel options wherever you want to go. Free and unbiased over 70 million travellers around the world trust us each month to help them find the best flights, hotels and car hire. Our secret is in our self-built technology and global reach connecting you directly to everything the travel industry
Nomination Category: Mobile Site & App Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Travel
Nomination Title: Skyscanner
Date this app was first released: First Released in 2003, Re-released in 2015, Updated frequently
Briefly describe this mobile site or app’s objectives and how it has met those objectives (up to 200 words). If applicable, include here the platforms your app supports:
Founded in 2003, Skyscanner is an online travel search engine available via website and app. Launched in 2011, over 70 million travelers use the Skyscanner app every month, which has been downloaded more than 70 million times .
Skyscanner ‘s proprietary technology searches airlines and online travel agents' websites, displaying the cheapest deals available.
-Skyscanner Price Alerts track prices with a daily email showing price variations
-The “Top Deals” feature offers ideas for places to go based on your budget, and at prices
-Skyscanner’s "Everywhere” search allows you to search flights based on budget or time frame.
-The Cheapest Month feature shows you the cheapest month (or year) to book
-The "Map" search feature is an easy way to visualize all your options at once.
-The "Multi-city flight" search feature allows booking of multiplelegs at once
-New - Anyone in the U.K. can now use Skyscanner for train travel, too.
Provide the applicable creative and production credits for this entry:
Skyscanner app was created by Skyscanner Ltd, using proprietary technology.