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Mad-bos one way $970 TAP business

Old Dec 2, 16, 8:55 am
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Mad-bos one way $970 TAP business

I am looking in June, 2017.
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Old Dec 2, 16, 9:05 am
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It's short; it's TAP; it's one way; it's ex-Europe; it's about ~$1,000...

And this is a deal?
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Old Dec 2, 16, 9:38 am
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Originally Posted by lewende View Post
It's short; it's TAP; it's one way; it's ex-Europe; it's about ~$1,000...

And this is a deal?
I am not as schooled in these deals as others are. But I have been around the block a couple times… Without extensive research, but with a few comparisons on the same day, I haven't seen anything else this cheap.
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Old Dec 2, 16, 10:15 am
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Assuming that the same fare is also available one way in the opposite direction, I would considerable a flexible (at least with no min or max stay restrictions) RT business class ticket for under $2000 between the USA and Europe to be a good deal, although LIS and DUB are often pretty cheap. The fact that it's a short route doesn't matter for the pricing but of course this could make it less useful as a MR.
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Old Dec 2, 16, 11:39 am
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It could also be useful paired with a one-way award ticket from the US.
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Old Dec 2, 16, 11:47 am
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Very interesting fare for a one way J class, thanks OP. Also available at similar rates to MIA and only $820 or so BCN or MAD to EWR in june and over xmas/new year (haven't checked other months). Available from other Spanish airports that TAP serves at similar levels but comes up as economy on the Iberian leg. Especially interesting as a Brit is $1077 MAN-BOS or MIA (slightly more from LHR) in June, similar in Dec/Jan. Seems to be available in reverse for $300-400 more, or $1600ish for a round trip.

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Old Dec 2, 16, 12:14 pm
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Thanks, OP! This is exactly what I have been looking for! I booked a ticket out of FRA, with Business from FRA-LIS on LH for about $80 more. Great find!

Now here's hoping I get either their new J seats, or the AZUL planes instead of TAP's own old angled seats!

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Old Dec 2, 16, 12:36 pm
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This is very useful because it's a one-way in J from Europe - works in concert with a lot of the J RTs from Europe.
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Old Dec 2, 16, 1:19 pm
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Then go nuts and start in WAW. At least then it is a more reasonable $762*

* does require an overnight in LIS but that is a great city to do one in!

R/T works as well for double the price. New York is a tiny bit more.

You can start in HEL for $50 more.
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Old Dec 2, 16, 1:31 pm
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This is a utility deal. While it may not be the cheapest thing possible, it has a lot of use in being a reasonable deal to get back across the pond for someone who has been bookending trips.
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AMS also has some good fares.
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Old Dec 2, 16, 2:26 pm
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Originally Posted by erik123 View Post
AMS also has some good fares.
But they are via the Azores.... A31x all the way.
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Old Dec 2, 16, 7:40 pm
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Originally Posted by henkybaby View Post
Then go nuts and start in WAW. At least then it is a more reasonable $762*

* does require an overnight in LIS but that is a great city to do one in!

R/T works as well for double the price. New York is a tiny bit more.

You can start in HEL for $50 more.
Actually, it looks like you can have a free stopover in Lisbon..
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Old Dec 3, 16, 1:29 am
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Originally Posted by lewende View Post
It's short; it's TAP; it's one way; it's ex-Europe; it's about ~$1,000...

And this is a deal?
Yes, it's a deal. I bought WAW-BOS oneway for 750usd some weeks ago. It's valid from almost all Central Europe.

I believe LIS-BOS is supposed to be full flat... And TP J earns 200% miles in M&M.
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Old Dec 12, 16, 9:29 pm
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Well...already had a schedule change for my flights in April. Flight now departing about 3 hours earlier LIS-BOS, which required me to get on a TAP flight from FRA-LIS...no more LH, which is disappointing, as I was quite looking forward to LH J.
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