2. Personalise your accountNext, it’s time to personalise your settings, so that you get the best flight deals tailored to you. Go back to the Skyscanner homepage and find the ‘Account’ button in the top right hand corner, where you’ll see your login details have been stored. You should now see a little white box in the corner with three options, Account Settings, Price Alerts and Subscriptions. Select Price Alerts to start creating custom alerts that will let you know when cheap tickets go on sale. 5. Subscribe to the latest travel news, tips and inspirationWhen you register a new Skyscanner account, we’ll start sending you our weekly newsletter featuring practical travel tips, news and inspiration for your next holiday. If you go to the subscription screen above in your account, you can also tailor the emails to your interests. So if you just want to hear about the best deals from your local airport, or if you’re interested in car hire or hotel recommendations, you can completely personalise the emails you receive. ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Map 3. Setup custom price alerts to find the cheapest flightsThis is the easy part! When you see the screen above, you can start filling in your route options. Type in where you want to fly from and to (this can be a one-way or a return trip), followed by your preferred dates, number of passengers, type of ticket and the currency you want to see the airfare in. Now all you need to do is click the green ‘Create Price Alert’ button at the bottom of the box and you’re all set up! 1. Create a free Skyscanner accountFirst, head to Skyscanner’s homepage and click ‘Log in’ at the top right of your screen. In the pop-up window, select ‘Register here’ and enter your email address and a password and click the green ‘Register’ button. You’ll then receive a confirmation email to the address you provided; just go to your inbox and click the link within the email to login and confirm your new Skyscanner account. If you can’t find the email straight away, check your spam and other folders and add Skyscanner to your contacts to make sure you receive all the cheap flight deals coming your way! RelatedGet the most out of Skyscanner with a Skyscanner accountYou already know that Skyscanner is a great way to make your travel plans, so why not register with us and gain access to the following benefits?App happy: Introducing the Skyscanner app that will save you time and money on travelSay hello to Skyscanner’s 3-in-1 app for IOS and Android. We’ve made it even easier to compare flight prices, find hotel deals or hire a car by combining all three into one smart app. So, whether you want to book a work trip or a family holiday, find out how…Give and get for the holidays: train savings to share Travelling is so much better when you do it with friends, and it’s always nice to get a cheeky little discount too. That’s why every time you invite a friend to download the Skyscanner app, you’ll both get £3 off your next train ticket worth £15 or more. Get the… Want to know more about how Skyscanner can save you money on travel?How to find flash sale flights before they’re gone, through SkyscannerOn your marks, get set go! It’s another flights flash sale from a low-cost airline! But you’re just never quick enough eh? How do you bag a seriously cheap flight when these sales come around? Well, here are four tried and tested tips that will help you catch bargain flight fares before they’re all gone…How to find the cheapest flight deals: tips and tricksWe reveal our six savviest secrets, tried and tested by expert budget travellers, that will help you to find the best low cost flights.Fly to anywhere in the world with Skyscanner’s Everywhere searchSkyscanner’s Everywhere search lets you look at multiple destinations from your chosen departure point, so you can spot the cheapest deal in an instant and get inspiration for your next holiday.Skyscanner is the world’s travel search engine, helping your money go further on flights, hotels and car hire. 4. Start searching for cheap ticketsNow you’ve set up a price alert, you’ll see the screen above confirming your preferred route. You can start searching for cheap flights straight away if you like, or simply wait for custom price alerts to roll in. We’ll let you know when the price of your flights goes up or down, so you can work out the best time to book. You don’t have to just stop at one alert either – go wild and set up as many as you like!