Airline Fares Up Again in 2013

Updated: 01/17/2014 11:33 AM By: Heidi Enninga

The cost to fly in the United States is up for the fourth-straight year. This time it’s up about 2 percent.

The average domestic round-trip ticket — including tax — reached $363 in 2013.

That figure is up more than $7 from 2012.

Accounting for inflation, airfares are up 12 percent since 2009.