On occasion, I’m guilty of over thinking when is the best time to buy an airline ticket. Â There are so many travel tools available that booking a fare has can become borderline day-trading to someone like me. So, when a travel headline crosses my path that features the latest tips and tricks, I take a peek hoping to garner some sage insiders advice with the hope that it will help me score what will likely be no more than a perceived deal. Â Thanks to FareCompare, the magic hour to buy a plane ticket isÂ Tuesday at 2pm (Minneapolis Time) or not. Â BudgetTravel rounds out the conventional wisdom on when might be the best time to buy that ticket to somewhere.