Skyscanner vs Momondo

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What’s the difference between Skyscanner and Momondo, and should it affect who you book with?

Both Skyscanner and Momondo give you the opportunity to compare the costs of flights, hotels and car hire around the world.

But do they differ in any way? We compare the comparers below.

Skyscanner vs Momondo

FeatureSkyscannerMomondoVerdict
What can I book?
  • Flights
  • Hotels
  • Car hire
  • Train tickets, through the app
  • Flights
  • Hotels
  • Car hire
  • Train tickets
Both compare a similar range of products.
Can I price match?No.Yes, for hotels.Momondo offers a price matchinside a 24-hour window.
Is there lay-by or a payment plan?No.No.Neither offers payment plans.
Any booking fees?No.No.Neither charges booking fees.
Are there baggage fees?Baggage fees are dependent on the airline and third party Skyscanner directs you to.Baggage fees are dependent on the airline and third party Momondo directs you to.
Is there online chat?No.No.Neither offers online chat.
Is there an app?Yes.Yes.Both have apps.
Is there a loyalty scheme?No.No.Neither runs a loyalty scheme.
What are my payment options?Payments are dependent on the third party Skyscanner directs you to.Payments are dependent on the third party Momondo directs you to.Payment options are the same and reliant on third parties.
Can I book round the world fares?No.No.Neither offers off-the-peg round the world fares.
Can I book multiple destinations?Yes.Yes.Both sites let you book multi-city trips.
Any features to find the best price?Cheapest flight of the month calendar, price drop alerts and a map view of cheap flight fares from your city of origin.Fare alerts, price calendar, Best Flight feature that balances cost and flight time.Both offer an extensive number of tools to help you find the top price.
Is there a deals section? Can I use promo codes?The homepage reveals some of the best-priced fares available. As Skyscanner doesn't take bookings it doesn't use promo codes.Momondo doesn't have a dedicated deals page or section. As it doesn't take bookings it also doesn't use promo codes.It's easier to find deals with Skyscanner.

Who offers the best price?

The verdict?

Skyscanner showed the cheapest flight, but the difference was less than $10. Being such a small margin, it's worth searching both if you have dates and destinations in mind to see which comes out cheaper for your situation.


Which offers a wider range of airlines?

Both websites offer the opportunity to search for flights with more than 1,000 airlines.

The verdict?

Both offer great variety when it comes to finding flights, with all major Australian airlines accounted for.


What are deals like?

Momondo doesn't have a deals section on its website or publish special offers on its social media sites, while Skyscanner keeps you updated on the cheapest flights and latest deals in its newsletter.

The verdict?

Skyscanner publicises its lowest fares as top deals whereas Momondo relies on its search feature to showcase the top offers.


Top Skyscanner and Momondo deals

SkyscannerSkyscanner
FLASH SALE

Jetstar sale: Australia-wide flights from $35 each way

Available on select flights from February - September 2021 to Launceston, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Cairns, Sydney, Uluru and more. Sample fare is Adelaide-Melbourne. T&Cs apply.

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Air Canada flights from $1,815 each way

Available on select flights in 2021 to Toronto, Kelowna, Edmonton and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Vancouver. T&Cs apply.

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Flights to Malaysia from $367 return

Available on select flights in 2021. Sample fare is Perth-Kuala Lumpur.

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Flights to USA from $412 return

Available on select flights in 2021 to Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas, New York and more. Sample fare is Sydney-Honolulu with Jetstar.

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Flights to New Zealand from $265 return

Available on select flights in 2021 to Christchurch, Queenstown, Wellington and more. Sample fare is Gold Coast-Auckland with Jetstar. Other airlines include Air New Zealand from $555 and more.

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Singapore flights from $366 return

Available on select dates in 2021. Sample fare departs from Darwin with Jetstar. T&Cs apply.

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Auckland flights from $265 return

Available on select dates in 2021 to Christchurch, Wellington, Queenstown and more. Sample fare departs from Coast with Jetstar. Other airlines include Air New Zealand from $549 and more. T&Cs apply.

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Sunshine Coast flights from $199 each way

Available for travel until March 2021 with FlyPelican. Sample fare is from Newcastle. T&Cs apply.

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Greece flights from $1,247 return

Available on select travel dates to Santorini, Thessaloniki, Crete and more. Sample fare is Perth-Athens with Malindo Air and Turkish Airlines. Other Airlines include British Airways from $1,583, Qantas from $1,633 and more. T&Cs apply.

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Flights to India from $592 return

Available on select dates in 2021 to Kolkata, Hyderabad, New Delhi and more. Sample fare is Perth-Chennai. T&Cs apply.

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Popular Skyscanner coupon codes

Last checked Code description Code
21 Jan 2021 Jetstar sale: Australia-wide flights from $35 each way ********
12 Jan 2021 Air Canada flights from $1,815 each way ********
12 Jan 2021 Flights to Malaysia from $367 return ********
12 Jan 2021 Flights to USA from $412 return ********
12 Jan 2021 Flights to New Zealand from $265 return ********

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