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Holiday airfare prices rise

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FOX - Flying home for the holidays will cost you more this year. 

According to, the average domestic airfare, for flights during the last two weeks of December, is $469.  That's up four percent from last year.  

Priceline says that $469 is for tickets purchased in late November.  If you bought earlier in October, the average price was $430.  

Priceline says the best deals left are for departures December 17th and 18th, or the 25th, 27th or 31st.

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