Category Archives for Flights.

Barclaycard Arrival+ 50K offer ending tomorrow

As has been reported by One Mile at a Time, the current 50,000 point signup bonus on the Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite Mastercard is said to be ending tomorrow morning. If you’re interested in applying for this card, it looks like now may be the time.   As a reminder, this card earns: 50,000 bonus miles after spending $3,000 on purchases in the first 90 days 2X miles on all purchases 5% miles back every…

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Merrill+ application may still be available by phone

We had recently reported that upon launch of the new Bank of America Premium Rewards card, the Merrill+ card would cease to be available. However, reader tinytavosa commented that he applied this morning and was approved after a recon call (he had frozen his Experian credit report, which necessitated a phone call to the recon department). He further reported that on recon, he had to verify personal information from his credit report and was then…

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$114 round trip: Orlando <-> Los Angeles

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JetBlue is having a terrific sale between Orlando and Los Angeles: just $114.40 round trip in either direction. It looks like these flights book into P-class, which means they should earn some (reduced) mileage with Singapore or Hawaiian (or even less with Emirates). There are lots of dates available in January and February. Here is an example: Orlando to Los Angeles, January 25-30th: Availability is decent, but will certainly go quickly. According to ITA Matrix, these…

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Free Beats Solo3 or $200 in GCs with $600 booking

Upside has run some really intriguing promotions lately offering rewards for new customers booking business trips with them. They are back with two new promotions today. Both require a $600 booking (which could be a flight booking or a hotel package booking — note that flight prices at Upside seem to mostly match everywhere else). One promotion offers you a free pair of Beats Solo3 wireless headphones (Amazon sells these for $219). The other promotion…

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Trip for 2 to Italy for $200 tomorrow: set your alarm

Olive Garden is bringing back their Never Ending Pasta Pass, with the pass going on sale tomorrow at 2pm ET. This year, in addition to selling 22,000 of the $100 pasta passes, they will be selling 50 Pasta Passport to Italy passes for $200 each that will include an all-expenses paid trip to Italy for 2. The Deals Never Ending Pasta Pass for $100: Good for eight weeks of unlimited servings of pasta, sauces, and toppings from the…

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Hawaii / Alaska Flash sale: 35K / 20K Delta SkyMiles round trip

Delta is offering a flash sale to Hawaii and Alaska, with flights to Hawaii starting at 35,000 miles round trip or to Alaska starting at 20,000 miles round trip when you book by Thursday, September 14th at 11:59pm ET. The Deal Flights to Hawaii starting at 35,000 miles round trip (plus taxes and fees) and to Alaska starting at 20,000 miles round trip (plus taxes and fees) Direct link to the promotion page Key Terms Must book by 11:59pm ET Setpember 14, 2016…

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Business class to Europe under $2K

Using the techniques I outlined in the post “How to find great business class fares with Google Flights,” I’m easily finding $2K and sub-$2K round-trip lie-flat business class flights from US cities to many European destinations.  Many of these flight prices are available well into summer 2018. I’ve presented a few examples below, but please refer to the guide for details of how to find these fares from your home airport: How to find great…

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CRAZY: $114 RT Europe to USA! Also cheap US to Europe and Asia!

As reported by Gary Leff and Secret Flying, there are some absolutely unbelievable airfares available this morning from Europe to the USA on Air Canada – from just $140 round trip. This will not last long. No, it does not work in the opposite direction — get an award ticket to Europe or a cheap one-way to take advantage of these fares if you are based in the US. Update: Dan’s Deals is reporting some of these cheap fares in the opposite…

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Business Class to South America from $648-$1298 round trip

No Mas Coach is reporting a great business class fare sale on LATAM to cities in South America — with prices starting from just $1099 round trip (from New York to Guayaquil, Ecuador) and from Miami to Bogota, Lima, and Rio de Janeiro each under $1300 round trip. The Deal Business Class fair sale on LATAM (that’s LAN and TAM) from $648 to $1298 round trip on select routes (pictured above) Key Details Sale ends August 30th As with all fare…

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