Four years after being acquired, Hipmunk is shutting down
If you're still using Hipmunk for trip planning, it's time to find another site. Sooner than later, really. The Hipmunk team announced this afternoon that it'll be shutting down in just about a week's time. Come January 23rd, says the blog post, both the Hipmunk website and ...
RIP Hipmunk, the Travel Booking Site That Took the "Agony" out of Search
If you use Hipmunk to book your travel, you're going to have to find another way. And the thing you're probably going to miss the most is the site's "agony" feature-the way it sorts flights not just by price but by a combination of price, flight duration, and number of stops.
Travel search engine Hipmunk is shutting down later this month
Back in 2010, Hipmunk launched with the promise to simplify and improve flight search across multiple airlines and released an Android app soon after. Its innovations have long been copied by other search engines including Google, which made it hard for the company to keep up.