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How to get cheaper flights

BREAKING! You can save loads of $$ by adding a teenie little layover!

Okay, technically it’s not really breaking news, but it is pretty important for those end of year trips.

According the latest analysis of flight booking data by Skyscanner, adding just one layover can result in savings of up to 50 per cent to popular destinations for Aussie travellers.

The study revealed that Melbournians planning a trip to Manila can make use of a layover in Singapore and save up to $359.

Skyscanner also found that for Sydneysiders heading to London, making a pitstop at Delhi airport could save them a massive 64 per cent on average. Thats up to $1,072!

Skyscanner has compiled a list of the cheapest layover airports departing from Sydney and Melbourne, so Aussies can bag a flight that really is as cheap as chips. Check out this nifty table, and book away.

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