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Lowest Fare I've EVER paid LAX-LON $562.50

Lowest Fare I've EVER paid LAX-LON $562.50

Old Mar 22, 11, 4:41 am
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Smile Lowest Fare I've EVER paid LAX-LON $562.50

Hi Everyone,

We planned for my sister to visit next month...LAX-XXX-LON-XXX-LAX. I looked last week and it was $888, looked yesterday and it was $730, looked and booked today at $562.50 ^.

This is the LOWEST I have ever seen an LAX-LON fare on DL. Glad I waited...for once!!

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Old Mar 22, 11, 5:07 am
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May I ask what dates?

Whoops! I see it now! $376 + tax! Not bad!

It looks like you have to depart by April 12, or it doubles!
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Old Mar 22, 11, 5:19 am
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Right, departure was April 12th..told my sister for that much savings, she's flying on the 12th vice the 13th as originally planned!
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Old Mar 22, 11, 5:28 am
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<Whispering> It's $245 + tax from NYC & BOS!!

I even see some connections thru ATL & AMS, for those who may want to add some miles!
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Old Mar 22, 11, 5:47 am
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Originally Posted by davetravels View Post
<Whispering> It's $245 + tax from NYC & BOS!!

I even see some connections thru ATL & AMS, for those who may want to add some miles!
Her outbound will be through ATL for that very reason - get an extra few miles via ATL vs the others. She's a GM, so there's some benefit.
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Old Mar 22, 11, 5:51 am
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Originally Posted by rwoman View Post
Her outbound will be through ATL for that very reason - get an extra few miles via ATL vs the others. She's a GM, so there's some benefit.
No way to route via MIA to really maximize things?
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Old Mar 22, 11, 5:57 am
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Originally Posted by mtkeller View Post
No way to route via MIA to really maximize things?
Yeah, no kidding...timings of what I booked worked best...
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Old Mar 22, 11, 6:01 am
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I'm finding it cheap via RDU-LHR also, trying to find a way to do a run, 4/9-4/10 showing up for a quick weekend turn around
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Old Mar 22, 11, 7:30 am
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The recent 50 dollar off coupon should bring it under 500, yeah? I see flights from DC April 8-9 for $521.

$417 from NY...for April 8-10...-50 bucks=$367

Hmm using the certificate a) results in an error saying JFK is not one of the valid airport and then on the second try b) results in the price going up $100 dollars.

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Old Mar 23, 11, 12:37 pm
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I was able to grab a TPA-LGW for $446.30 (260.00 + 186.30 taxes and fees) yesterday for Apr 8 - Apr 12. I just went out there today and priced the EXACT same trip and it's now $1,686.30 (1531.60 + 154.70 taxes and fees). And the price difference isn't just on the flights that I'm on. It's all across the board from $1686 to $1982 on flights where the max was around $850 - $900 yesterday. Can someone please explain the logic behind this type of jump in pricing? From comparison on expert flyer and seat maps, it doesn't look like that many seats were sold yesterday on any of the legs...
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Old Mar 23, 11, 1:46 pm
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I so want to jump on this but no time before Apr 12. Can't really complain because I was able to jump on the CPH mistake and got a $320 a/i LAX-CPH (and back )
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Old Mar 23, 11, 4:28 pm
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Originally Posted by localady View Post
I was able to grab a TPA-LGW for $446.30 (260.00 + 186.30 taxes and fees) yesterday for Apr 8 - Apr 12. I just went out there today and priced the EXACT same trip and it's now $1,686.30 (1531.60 + 154.70 taxes and fees). And the price difference isn't just on the flights that I'm on. It's all across the board from $1686 to $1982 on flights where the max was around $850 - $900 yesterday. Can someone please explain the logic behind this type of jump in pricing? From comparison on expert flyer and seat maps, it doesn't look like that many seats were sold yesterday on any of the legs...
Looks like it's the return that's the problem. They've set them to M3 H0. The seat map for LGW-ATL is looking pretty full with only 13 non-preferred seats open.
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