Bloomberg: Are Low-Cost Carriers a Bargain?

Today on Bloomberg Pursuits, I depart from my usual coverage of airline first and business class to discuss the budget airlines at the other end of the spectrum...and whether flying one actually saves you money.

Airfares from the US to Europe as low as $200 round-trip can certainly be enticing, but what exactly does it get you, and how much better off are you than purchasing a higher fare on a legacy carrier? I break down the costs and savings in my article, which you can find at the link below.

Are New Budget Flights Between the US and Europe Really a Bargain?