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ZFV (Phl train) to SYD: UA $606rt ai.

ZFV (Phl train) to SYD: UA $606rt ai.

Old Feb 4, 17, 10:51 pm
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ZFV (Phl train) to SYD: UA $606rt ai.

Booked a ZFV train to EWR-SYD (through LAX) at $606.
Prices changing quickly, but some flights still eligible ot buy up to Polaris from LAX-SYD, waitlisted on rest.
I booked May 9-16th

seeing more availability with using ZFV instead of other airports. also seeing good MIA-SYD availability in May and June. start on ITA, then search flexible on UA.com. seeing more dates on UA.com, once you know when to start.
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Old Feb 4, 17, 11:14 pm
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ABE (bus to EWR) also works, but not EWR itself.
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Old Feb 5, 17, 9:58 am
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Is ABE bus less risky to skip than Amtrak?
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Old Feb 5, 17, 12:28 pm
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Question via DEN. IAH?

The lowest fare I am seeing is $660. Routes via SFO outbound, LAX inbound, for approx. 6 cpm. 787-9 on both long hauls. Would be great to see routing via IAH or DEN?
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Old Feb 5, 17, 12:41 pm
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Hmmm..I'd like to know if the ABE bus is safer to skip as well. I've done ZFV fares before but only one way into EWR.
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Old Feb 5, 17, 5:10 pm
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Originally Posted by aroundtheworld76 View Post
Hmmm..I'd like to know if the ABE bus is safer to skip as well. I've done ZFV fares before but only one way into EWR.
I'm sure there's a dedicated ABE thread on UA's forum, but I'd say no. It's considered a flight on UA, not a codeshare (like Amtrak) with some random bus company...
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Old Feb 6, 17, 3:56 am
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Originally Posted by privacylawyer View Post
Booked a ZFV train to EWR-SYD (through LAX) at $606.
Prices changing quickly, but some flights still eligible ot buy up to Polaris from LAX-SYD, waitlisted on rest.
I booked May 9-16th

seeing more availability with using ZFV instead of other airports. also seeing good MIA-SYD availability in May and June. start on ITA, then search flexible on UA.com. seeing more dates on UA.com, once you know when to start.
Thanks, found it, but have to start the trip 3 days earlier to get that price.
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Old Feb 23, 17, 11:50 am
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oh no, I missed it

Holy crap, I missed this fantastic fare. That will teach me for not logging on for a few weeks
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Old Feb 23, 17, 12:17 pm
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Originally Posted by wxlvr View Post
Holy crap, I missed this fantastic fare. That will teach me for not logging on for a few weeks
Don't feel bad. I have missed some great deals on here in the past by a matter of minutes ...
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