Buy your holiday flights this week

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CHICAGO - Now is the perfect time to book your flights for the holidays.

According to travel site, Orbitz, you will get the best deals this week by beating the rush of people who wait until the middle of October.

Tomorrow is the best day to book your Thanksgiving flight. The average round-trip ticket will cost about $400.

The best day to buy tickets home for Christmas is this Friday, when the average round-trip ticket should cost $430.

If you plan on traveling for New Year's Eve, you should book your round-trip this Saturday. It will cost about $360.