You could do this in person or by phone but the results
were usually the same. In todays world, you still have
those two options but now you can also buy airline tickets
from the comfort of your own home by using the Internet.
Its just not worth the Hassle unless you live in a smaller
town and your airport only has a couple of gates. You still
might have to pay for parking though.
Travel agencies, though not as popular as they used to be,
still exist here and there. Travel agents are more than
happy to do the job for you. You dont have to pay them
This lets them compete with one another and you are certain
to get a good deal from one of them. Buying Tickets Online
also lets you change your departure dates and location so
you can try to get a better deal.