The fastest, easiest way to plan travel

LOCATION San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 50 and 100

# OF ENGINEERS Between 25 and 50




TAGS Hotels, Travel, E-Commerce, React, YC Summer 2010

What do we do?

Hipmunk is the fastest, easiest way to plan travel. The site and mobile apps help save time and money by comparing top travel sites to show the perfect flight or hotel at the cheapest price. Hipmunk offers the most comprehensive travel search, from commercial flights, trains, and charter flights to hotels and vacation rentals through Airbnb and HomeAway. The unique display makes it easy to visually compare results to choose the best option.

Our Founders

Adam Goldstein

Co-Founder & CEO

Adam founded Hipmunk just weeks after his graduation from MIT in June 2010. Adam co-founded BookTour with Wired's Chris Anderson, and was also the youngest author ever at O'Reilly, writing AppleScript: The Missing Manual at age 16.

Steve Huffman

Co-Founder & CTO

Prior to founding Hipmunk, Steve founded the online community reddit with his college roommate, Alexis Ohanian. Steve studied Computer Science at the University of Virginia, graduating in 2005.

Our tech stack

  • Python
  • Redis
  • Android
  • Javascript
  • PostgreSQL
  • iOS
  • Swift
  • React

Our investors

  • Ignition Partners
  • Institutional Venture Partners
  • SV Angel
  • Oak Capital