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Old May 21, 2013, 12:18 pm
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Good Deal Premium Fares 2013

Old Jul 4, 2013, 2:19 pm
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The RJ fares were around last year at about the same price if not ~10% lower. CMB is another favorite destination. If one wants to get to BKK (and get more points/miles), the OW BC fares are not bad. I paid $260 or so KUL-BKK which was cheaper than back of the bus on TG and MH.
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Old Jul 4, 2013, 2:50 pm
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MH prices out at 1650ish to BKK. Not as much of a bargain but you do get the A380.
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Old Jul 4, 2013, 2:53 pm
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AA LAX MIA BOG RT First and/or Business $1014ai

Happy 4th! God bless our troops!!


Have found this and would equal about .087 per EQP.

Dates I have are for July 20 and a return July 22.

Fare Rules below.



https://www.aa.com/reservation/viewF...2969302304-648
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Old Jul 4, 2013, 3:02 pm
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Originally Posted by skunker
The funny thing is that the fare rules for the KUL say HIP check can be ignored but stopovers don't seem to work. Also, it states there should be no YQ if ticketed by RJ, yet there is YQ.

CDG-BKK shows up at ~1590 euro on RJ.com, but errors out on Orbitz. Haven't tried other OTAs.
Got it to price out on Kayak CDG-BKK with a number of OTAs for 1238 sample dates 19-29/11
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Old Jul 4, 2013, 3:52 pm
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Originally Posted by berkeleyguy3
United has some very reasonable P fares for travel from California to Central America. Plenty of availability in July/August. Route via IAH,EWR,ORD,WAS. Examples:

Costa Rica: SFO-EWR-SJO-EWR-SFO $810 ai. 9532 base miles, 14298 RDM/EQM with 50% bonus for P fare.

Guatemala: SFO-EWR-GUA-EWR-SFO $847 ai. 9232 base miles, 13848 RDM/EQM with 50% bonus for P fare.

The premium above the cheapest economy ticket is only $150-$300 on many days.
Thanks for this post. I have booked my trip to Costa Rica for a long weekend. ^
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Old Jul 5, 2013, 12:20 am
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Originally Posted by YVR Cockroach
The RJ fares were around last year at about the same price if not ~10% lower. CMB is another favorite destination. If one wants to get to BKK (and get more points/miles), the OW BC fares are not bad. I paid $260 or so KUL-BKK which was cheaper than back of the bus on TG and MH.
And of course Colombo has quite separate charms for FTers

But what is the OW BC reference?
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Old Jul 5, 2013, 12:24 am
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Originally Posted by IAN-UK
And of course Colombo has quite separate charms for FTers

But what is the OW BC reference?
OW (One Way or One World) BC (Business Class)
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Old Jul 5, 2013, 12:26 am
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Originally Posted by IAN-UK
And of course Colombo has quite separate charms for FTers

But what is the OW BC reference?
maybe one way business class?
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Old Jul 5, 2013, 12:41 am
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Originally Posted by dmc511
Thanks for this post. I have booked my trip to Costa Rica for a long weekend. ^
BOG on UA gone?

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Old Jul 5, 2013, 7:08 am
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Originally Posted by berkeleyguy3
United has some very reasonable P fares for travel from California to Central America. Plenty of availability in July/August. Route via IAH,EWR,ORD,WAS. Examples:

Costa Rica: SFO-EWR-SJO-EWR-SFO $810 ai. 9532 base miles, 14298 RDM/EQM with 50% bonus for P fare.

Guatemala: SFO-EWR-GUA-EWR-SFO $847 ai. 9232 base miles, 13848 RDM/EQM with 50% bonus for P fare.

The premium above the cheapest economy ticket is only $150-$300 on many days.
All of the above please.

SFO-LAX-IAH-ORD-EWR-SJO-EWR-ORD-IAH-LAX-SFO

11122 base miles, 16683 w/ COS bonus.
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Old Jul 5, 2013, 9:21 am
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Originally Posted by Gunner14
All of the above please.

SFO-LAX-IAH-ORD-EWR-SJO-EWR-ORD-IAH-LAX-SFO
Oh, if only the routing rules were that liberal. I think it only works with one transfer each way, so EWR is the best bet on a CPM basis.
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Old Jul 5, 2013, 9:48 am
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Originally Posted by berkeleyguy3
Oh, if only the routing rules were that liberal. I think it only works with one transfer each way, so EWR is the best bet on a CPM basis.
I was able to price it @ $817, decent availability.

From the fare rules:

UNLIMITED TRANSFERS PERMITTED ON THE PRICING UNIT
FARE BREAK SURFACE SECTORS NOT PERMITTED AND EMBEDDED
SURFACE SECTORS PERMITTED ON THE FARE COMPONENT.
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Old Jul 5, 2013, 5:40 pm
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EWR-BRU-EWR, $1486 all-in over Thanksgiving on 9W's website:

Code:
03.SEASONALITY
   FROM UNITED STATES -
     PERMITTED 24NOV13 THROUGH 29NOV13 FOR EACH
     TRANSATLANTIC SECTOR. SEASON IS BASED ON TRIP DATE.
   TO UNITED STATES -
     PERMITTED 29NOV13 THROUGH 04DEC13 FOR EACH
     TRANSATLANTIC SECTOR. SEASON IS BASED ON TRIP DATE.
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Old Jul 5, 2013, 6:04 pm
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Originally Posted by timid_trnchcoat
EWR-BRU-EWR, $1486 all-in over Thanksgiving on 9W's website:

Code:
03.SEASONALITY
   FROM UNITED STATES -
     PERMITTED 24NOV13 THROUGH 29NOV13 FOR EACH
     TRANSATLANTIC SECTOR. SEASON IS BASED ON TRIP DATE.
   TO UNITED STATES -
     PERMITTED 29NOV13 THROUGH 04DEC13 FOR EACH
     TRANSATLANTIC SECTOR. SEASON IS BASED ON TRIP DATE.
Looks like UA, LH, and SN have posted matching fares. You can do EWR-FRA-BRU on LH, for example.
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Old Jul 5, 2013, 6:12 pm
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wow, i hope this is the start of the thanksgiving fare sale DL please match!
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