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$386 to Hawaii round trip from anywhere in the US

A couple of days ago a reader thanked Nick for discovering and documenting how to book flights from the US mainland to Hawaii for only 7,500 points one-way.  She wrote that she was able to book her family of six for only 45,000 points! That’s ridiculously awesome.  And it got me thinking about the power of buying miles in select circumstances like these. But first, the basics… The trick to booking cheap awards to Hawaii…

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(EXPIRED) 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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[Expired] Delta: RT Flights To Hawaii From 29k With Latest Flash Sale

Delta Sale To Hawaii

Delta has launched a new SkyMiles flash sale this week, this time on round trip flights to Hawaii. It’s being marketed as round trip in Main Cabin from 31,000 miles or Comfort+ for 50,000 miles, but some routes are pricing out even lower than that. The Deal Book reduced Delta awards to Hawaii in latest flash sale. Direct link to offer. Key Terms Book by March 14, 2019 at 11:59 pm ET. Travel March 15-22,…

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Tons of Biz Class Availability to Hawaii & Europe

Delta has released a bunch of availability today for business class flights — some to Hawaii and a bunch to Europe. The Deal Increased Delta One business class award availability on several routes Book via Virgin Atlantic Flying Club (an Amex transfer partner, Chase transfer partner, and Citi transfer partner) at the following rates: 50K miles one-way to Europe on direct flights 37.5K miles one-way to Hawaii on direct flights Quick Thoughts Delta long ago abolished its award charts, so extra availability…

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Southwest to Hawaii, more details

This morning, Southwest blew up the blogosphere with news that at long last they are starting service to Hawaii (See: Southwest to Hawaii from $49 / 2K points!). Whether you’re excited because you’ve got a Companion Pass ready to rock and roll or because of the heat you hope this puts on legacy carriers to drop their fares, it’s probably good news from most perspectives. However, official information was nonexistent this morning. Here’s more about what…

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Southwest to Hawaii from $49 / 2K points!

Southwest has begun selling tickets to Hawaii this morning. We’re seeing $49(!!) fares (or just 1,950 Rapid Rewards points) from Oakland and San Jose to Maui and Honolulu, with service beginning March 17, 2019. We will post with more information soon, but we wanted to get this post out ASAP so readers could get a first crack at these fares. For some reason, the taxes come out a bit higher than other domestic flights at $14.90. Although, oddly, adding…

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(EXPIRED) Hilton Hawaii Amex Offer: Spend $1,000 & Get $200 Back

Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki

There’s a new Amex Offer for Hilton brand hotels in Hawaii that’s offering a $200 statement credit when spending $1,000 or more on room rate or room charges. The Deal Spend $1,000+ on room rate and room charges at Hilton brand hotels in Hawaii and get a $200 statement credit. Key Terms Expires June 30, 2019. Offer valid only at Hilton brand hotels in the state of Hawaii. Reservations must be made online at hilton.com,…

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(EXPIRED) 60K Hawaiian Airlines offer [1 purchase via paper app / $2K spend online]

The Hawaiian Airlines World Elite Mastercard is offering a welcome bonus of 60,000 miles. If you apply online, that bonus requires $2,000 in purchases in the first 30 days. However, Doctor of Credit notes that if you apply via paper application (distributed in-flight), you can get that same bonus on your first purchase. The Offer Note that this offer is for online applications. As it notes, a paper app available in-flight is reported to offer the same bonus…

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AA increasing premium award prices to Hawaii, Canada joins the US

American Airlines Planes

American Airlines has announced some award chart changes that will take effect for bookings on January 16, 2019 (note that these changes will not affect bookings made before that date, even if for travel after that date — so book now to lock in current rates through the end of the schedule, availability permitting). The key part of the story here is that premium cabin awards to Hawaii are getting more expensive almost across the board (flights from…

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