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From $275 RT to Hawaii from the west coast & Las Vegas

I just received an email from Thrifty Traveler Premium about great Alaska Airlines nonstop fares from its west coast gateways to Hawaii, with prices from $278 round trip. American Airlines is also running some excellent offers, with prices as low as $274 round trip with a long connection, and both Sun Country and United are getting in on the action from different cities as well. These deals are available April through June from a number of cities.…

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Alaska Airlines: Earn MVP/MVP Gold After 2/4 Round Trip Flights

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Alaska Airlines is offering a fast-track to MVP or MVP Gold status for Mileage Plan members living in some east and west coast cities when taking 2 or 4 round trip flights from coast to coast. The Deal Earn MVP status after 2 round trips or MVP Gold status after 4 round trips on qualifying coast to coast flights. Direct link to registration. Key Terms Registration required. Valid on flights from March 6 to May…

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(EXPIRED) Bonus miles with Alaska, AA, and United Airlines shopping portals

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Shopping, American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping, and United Mileage Plus Shopping are all offering shopping portal bonuses starting today and valid for purchases through February 17, 2019. All three are running the same deal: Spend $200 by February 17, 2019 at 11:59pm ET, get 400 bonus miles. That’s an extra 2 miles per dollar if you spend exactly $200, so be sure to factor that in when comparing portals. Links to the offers (click the airline…

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Now book Finnair with Alaska miles

Alaska Airlines began a partnership last year with Finnair that has allowed for mileage earning, but as of today they have finally added the ability to redeem Alaska miles on Finnair. The rates aren’t particularly good, but with the ability to add a stopover they aren’t terrible either. Flying to Europe via Finnair won’t be the best use of Alaska miles, but awards between Europe and Asia or from the US to Helsinki to Asia come…

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Priority Pass losing Alaska lounges at Seattle Tacoma

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Priority Pass announced today that the Alaska Airlines lounges at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport are leaving the program. This means that effective September 1st, 2018, Priority Pass holders will no longer be able to access the Alaska lounges at SEA airport. It’s disappointing to lose lounges, but it was probably more disappointing for members to get turned away every day as I’ve read has long been the case at SEA. I did manage to slip into one of the Seattle…

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Alaska axing free changes & cancellations June 5th

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Alaska Airlines has long had a terrific change and cancellation policy allowing for free changes/cancellations if made 60 days or more before departure. Starting June 5th, all changes / cancellations made more than 24 hours after booking will be subject to a $125 fee unless you have MVP Gold or 75K status with Alaska. Changes coming June 5th Starting on June 5th, the following adjustments to the change & cancellation fee structure will take effect:   Policy…

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(EXPIRED) Flash Sale: Alaska Airlines West Coast To Hawaii From $99 OW

Alaska Airlines Hawaii Flash Sale

Alaska Airlines is having a flash sale on fares to and from California airports, with the pick of the bunch being tickets to and from Hawaii for as low as $99 one way. With a companion fare, you can get two round trip tickets for as low as $122 per person. The Deal Flash sale on fares from California airports to Mexico, Hawaii and other west coast airports. Direct link to sale. Key Terms Sale…

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Our Complete Guide to the Alaska Airlines Companion Fare

We’ve added a new reference guide to our resource pages. For the full guide, see: Alaska Airlines Companion Fare Complete Guide Last night, I posted a quick deal on an incredible airfare on Alaska Airlines (See: Awesome fare NY to Hawaii: from $362 round trip on Alaska, since expired). That fare was hard to resist for a couple of reasons. First, sub-$400 round trip airfare from New York to Hawaii is rare. Second, it was a great…

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New Qantas SFO-MEL Route – Plenty Of Award Space

Qantas SFO to MEL

It can be hard finding award flights to Australia, but Qantas’s new direct route has lots of availability. Their San Francisco to Melbourne route is now bookable and flights begin on September 1, 2018. The best thing of all is that there’s plenty of business class award space. Doing a search on the Qantas site shows this availability from San Francisco to Melbourne in October for two adults: Flights are only operating four days a…

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