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Australia from $688 RT nonstop from Los Angeles

In today’s Thrifty Traveler Premium email, I noticed a nice deal to Australia — Qantas is offering direct flights nonstop on its new 787-9 from Los Angeles to Melbourne, Australia from $693 round trip. As I explored dates, I found some dates that are a few dollars less on Virgin Australia — from $688 round trip nonstop. Flights are available for ten or fifteen bucks more to Brisbane or Sydney, and you can find round trip fares out of Dallas and New York…

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Europe on major alliances from $400 round trip (from New York, Seattle, Chicago, & more)

Over the weekend, prices have dropped to as low as $400 on flights to Europe from as soon as next month through as far out as next summer on major alliance flights (which means a free checked bag and seat selection in most cases). The Points Guy has a number of examples; there are also some below (click the images to go to Google Flights). This is not an exhaustive list, but rather a sampling of…

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[Expired] First class mileage run: BA First from $1045 earns ~50K Alaska miles

God Save the Points is reporting an amazing airfare sale that was first posted on Flyertalk: British Airways first class (mixed with AA or LATAM Business) from London to Guayaquil, Ecuador from $1045 round trip! These flights include British Airways first class from London to New York or Miami and then either American or LATAM between the US and Ecuador. With the current Alaska bonuses on paid premium cabins with British Airways, this looks like a decent mileage run.…

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Business Class to Hawaii: $1079 RT from Canada

When checking on recent posts to see what was still alive for this week’s Last Chance Deals, I stumbled on some very good business class prices on United between Toronto and several Hawaiian Islands — from $1079 round trip (prices are similar from Montreal as well and only marginally more from Haifax, Winnipeg, Calgary, and Edmonton). Flights from Toronto/Montreal require 2 connections in each direction, but the good news is that you can snag at least one segment in a lie-flat seat on the…

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New York to Phuket for 34.7K UR points; earn 18K+ miles

There are some great prices available today between New York and Phuket on both China Eastern Airlines and Air China, with round trip flights available from $488 next March and April 2018 — including during the Thai Songkran Festival. New York to Phuket, Thailand April 6-16th. 2018 We just lucked into being in Thailand during Songkran festival once — which is the Thai New Year festival and is a blast if you don’t mind getting soaked. That’s because people celebrate…

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Deals to Europe through Summer 2018

There are some great prices between the US and Europe available for flights from this fall through peak summer travel dates in June, July, and August 2018 on alliance carriers (unlike low-cost carriers, these flights should include checked baggage – check with each carrier for details. Flights are available from both coasts from the $300’s and $400’s round trip. The cheapest flights often involve a long (overnight) layover, through shorter connections are available for a bit more…

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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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Hawaii on sale: flights from around the US and Canada

Scott’s Cheap Flights is listing deals from a ton of cities in the US and Canada to Hawaii. While not all of the prices are hot, the breadth of the sale means there are many cities that don’t often see sales with good prices to Hawaii. Furthermore, departures from Canada can be a great deal, with round trip flights from Montreal and Toronto ringing in around $456. The sales are good to Maui (OGG), Kona (KOA),…

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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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