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AA: ZRH to AUS, RT from $294 ($255 basic)

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Old Jul 8, 18, 4:40 pm
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AA: ZRH to AUS, RT from $294 ($255 basic)

Good fares September - November on AA/BA from ZRH-AUS RT. $294 through PHL or ~$320 if you take the BA LHR-AUS flight, with about a $40 discount for each fare if you do basic economy. 2.7-2.9cpm depending on your routing and fare.

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Old Jul 8, 18, 5:08 pm
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Positing to Zurich is coming out to be $500+.
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Old Jul 8, 18, 11:26 pm
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Originally Posted by mokarney View Post
Positing to Zurich is coming out to be $500+.
kinda depends where you are ....
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Old Jul 9, 18, 6:33 am
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Originally Posted by IAN-UK View Post
kinda depends where you are ....
500 is the lowest i can see from US, any deal from CVG/IND/PIT/DTW Area?
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Old Jul 9, 18, 1:00 pm
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Originally Posted by dealguy007 View Post
500 is the lowest i can see from US, any deal from CVG/IND/PIT/DTW Area?
so with a $500 positioning flight (return) and then a $294 ex-ZRH return nested within it, you can essentially get two trips to EU for $800. its a good deal, but not great, and probably not compelling enough for someone based in the USA. wait for a better fare that is easier to access.

several airlines have off-season EU fares from the USA for under $450, those would be a better deal for you it seems. here is an example that was just posted this week for instance. https://www.theflightdeal.com/2018/0...ing-all-taxes/
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Old Jul 9, 18, 2:04 pm
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Update: same deal open from FRA for a few bucks more. Seeing $314 BE / $350 Y wide open in Sep/Oct/Nov/Jan/Feb: https://www.google.com/flights/?f=0#f=0&flt=/m/02z0j.AUS.2019-01-11.FRADFW0AA71~DFWAUS0AA1373*AUS./m/02z0j.2019-01-14.AUSCLT0AA1961~CLTFRA0AA704;c:USD;e:1;sd:1;t:f;s p:.USD.31393*.USD.31393

From FRA there are also some okay premium economy details on BA/AA, not quite MR territory though.
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Old Jul 10, 18, 3:49 pm
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can we use SWU on the regular reconomy?
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Old Jul 11, 18, 10:15 pm
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Originally Posted by mokarney View Post
Positing to Zurich is coming out to be $500+.
If you are in the Austin area and don't mind leaving from IAH you can use the flying blue promotion for under 11k points one way to the eu
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Old Jul 24, 18, 8:28 am
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Fare gone?

OP's link to GF shows the price now $1870 with AA, $1895 with BA
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