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[Expired] Crazy prices to Kuala Lumpur: from $316 RT from New York

Late last night, I saw the Secret Flying notification about an airfare sale to Kuala Lumpur and I posted a brief note about it to our Frequent Miler Insiders Facebook group. I assumed the fare wouldn’t last, but in this morning’s Thrifty Traveler Premium email, I saw that not only is it still alive but there are many other departure cities with great prices — from $316 round trip from New York to Kuala Lumpur. These…

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Increased business class AA award availability on many routes

American Airlines saver-level award availability has become increasingly difficult to find in the past year or two. Right now, we’re seeing better-than-usual availability on many routes in business class on American Airlines flights (and plenty of availability in economy class as well). We’ve found increased availability to Europe, Asia, and South America. Some examples follow, but there is good availability on many more routes – this is not an exhaustive list. To be clear, the flights to Europe…

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Terrific airfare: NY or Chicago to Asia under $400 RT (many cities)

As reported in several places, there are some amazing airfares available to South and Southeast Asia today on SkyTeam member China Eastern Airlines. Note that these fares are not showing up for me in Google Flights calendar view — but they do show up when I select specific dates. For example, here are November and December from New York to New Delhi, India in Calendar View: However, if you choose the dates, prices drop on some days. For example, when I select November…

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Business Class: Philadelphia to Bangkok ~$2520 round trip

First Class Flyer is reporting that there are very good business class fares between Philadelphia and Bangkok for travel into mid-June – starting around $2517 on Qatar Airways or Air France and KLM. It’s not the Maldives to New York for $101, but these are nonetheless great prices. These fares are available for departures on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays between now and June 21st. For example, here is June 6-13: Don’t trust the Google Flights availability calendar — despite…

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Fly away Friday: Business Class to Europe or South America under $2K, Economy deals to Asia

It’s Friday — if you’re looking to think about flying away, there are both some great new airfare deals as well as some deals still alive. We have economy deals to both Asia and Europe below as well as business class to Europe from just $1856 below. As always, click the images to go to Google Flights. If you need a primer on using Google flights, see our post about How to Find Great business class fares…

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Fly to Asia or Europe: From $599 on Singapore economy, $1100 in premium economy

Singapore Airlines is out with a nice sale — from $599 round trip to Asia and Europe. Both Economy Class and Premium Economy are on sale — and the premium economy tickets can be upgraded to business class. While my examples below are from the West Coast to Asia, the same sale is happening from Houston and New York to Manchester, Frankfurt, and Oslo (depending on routes). Economy Class The economy class sale offers excellent prices if you want…

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Buy today and fly away: Airfares still alive in Business Class and Economy

There have been some fantastic airfare sales this week — with chances to get away to different regions in both business class and economy class. Here’s a summary of some of the better sales still alive: Business Class Europe to the USA from $408 one-way (September-2018) I can’t believe this one is still alive! And it’s wide open. Some dates are as low as $405 one-way and I’m seeing round trip as low as $770. Here’s…

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