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BOOK AHEAD DOMESTIC DEALS


NEW!


OH, CANADA!


Check the Special Offers section at Air Canada for sale rates to destinations across Canada from 45 U.S. cities – and to its European and Asian destinations. Search low rates to Toronto at Toronto Escapes.


COOL CARIB DEALS



WOW! 
Super cheap flights from East Coast cities to either French Caribbean islands are offered on Norwegian Air from $49 one-way! Depart from Baltimore, Boston or New York and travel to Fort-de-France, Martinique or Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe.
BWI – Guadeloupe: Tuesdays, Saturdays
BWI – Martinique: Mondays, Fridays
Boston – Guadeloupe: Thursdays, Sundays
Boston – Martinique: Wednesdays, Sundays
JFK – Guadeloupe: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
JFK – Martinique: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays

SAVE! Take advantage of one-way rates as low as $48 to Miami and then purchase separate one-way deals (valid daily and no blackout dates!) from Miami to the Caribbean. Travel at the following rates through August 2018:
$58 Miami to Turks & Caicos: A 21-day advance purchase required.
$84 Miami to San Juan: A 14-day advance purchase required.
$93 Miami to San Jose, Costa Rica: Valid daily.
$100 Miami to Barbados: A 14-day advance required.
All valid on American, nonstop. Due to taxes and fees, rates are slightly higher on northbound flights.

Heading to Cuba? To learn more about how U.S. citizens can travel to Cuba, visit Cuba Travel Services, an authorized company (by U.S. Treasury Department) offering full-service travel arrangements. This Q&A has info on visas, credit cards, hotels and how not to run afoul of U.S. law.


SOUTH OF THE BORDER


Coming soon…


SAVE TO EUROPE


Denmark-based Primera Air will begin service from Boston and Newark to London-Stansted, Birmingham, and Paris in April. Flights will operate daily from Newark; four times a week from Boston. Rates start from $99 one-way, excluding extra fees for seat selection ($45+); a meal ($40-$70 really?) and $45 to check a bag. There’s complimentary Wi-Fi onboard, but no in-flight entertainment.

Norwegian Airline just announced it will begin nonstop flight service from Denver to Paris on April 9, 2018. Service will be offered twice-weekly, year round (Mondays and Fridays). Launch fares in Economy to Paris from Denver start as low as $229 one-way.
Earlier this year, Norwegian announced service between Denver and London, which begins September 16 with twice-weekly flights on Tuesdays and Saturdays during the summer season.
Use Norwegian’s low fare calendar to view the lowest available fares to all of Norwegian’s destinations. View the list of all new Norwegian U.S. to Europe routes.

Norwegian Air will begin serving London Gatwick from Austin and Chicago next spring. The carrier will offer four flights a week from Chicago (starting March 25) and three a week from Austin (starting March 27) with service on Boeing 787 Dreamliners. One-way rates start from $174 from Chicago and $249 from Austin.
Norwegian Air will also launch new service to Rome from three U.S. cities. Service from Newark will launch November 9; November 11 from Los Angeles and from Oakland in February 2018. Introductory rates are now on sale to Rome’s Leonardo Da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport starting from $189 one way, taxes included.
Norwegian Air is now servicing Ireland with nonstop flights from two east coast airports:
Providence, Rhode Island to Belfast, Cork, Dublin and Shannon
N
ewburgh/Stewart, New York to Belfast, Dublin and Shannon
One-way rates are as low as $179 to Ireland with higher return fares.
Tips for Norwegian Air deals: This page at Norwegian Air highlights the best deals for travel through May 2018.  Find your departure city in the drop-down menu at the top to reveal to where the best bargains are offered. Next, tweak the month of travel using the right arrow (beneath What’s your budget?). There are more price options to view if you’re willing to take a connecting flight with a layover.  Choose “both direct and transit” from the second drop-down menu. Remember that return flights from Europe can be and are often priced higher.  Tip: You may find the best deal by booking two one-way tickets — one from the U.S. and the second through the European website for Norwegian. Visit Norwegian.com and then choose the country of departure.
And don’t forget the optional charges should you want to check bags, reserve a seat, or have an in-flight meal.

Level, a new low-cost airline now offers nonstop flights from Los Angeles and Oakland to Barcelona. One-way rates start from $199 at FlyLevel.

WOW Air now serves Cork, Ireland four days a week from Newark, Baltimore, Boston, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. Double up on your vacation and include a stopover in Iceland. Spend as many days as you like on the carrier’s stopover program. One-way rates start from $190 on travel through late September (return one-way rates often higher). WOW rates are exclusive of fees for carry-on bags and seat reservations.  Purchase those extras in advance or face higher costs at airport check-in.  Is continental Europe your final destination? Consider a stopover in Iceland – it’s easy to book.

La Compagnie, the all-business-class airline offer a Back to Business offer from New York to Paris $1,500 round-trip on travel through March 25. In-flight amenities include Samsung Galaxy tablets, Caudalie cosmetic kits and La Carte dining service.

SAS-Scandinavian offers deals to Scandinavia from Miami:
October / November / December / January / February:
Oslo: $696 / $696 / $696 / $696 / $726
Stockholm: $647 / $518 / $518 / $518 / $676
Copenhagen: $730 through February
Other SAS gateway cities include Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco or DC. Use the Fare Finder Calendar and use the drop down menu to select your departure city.


DOWN UNDER & OCEANIA


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AMAZING ASIA DEALS


Travel with United from Los Angeles to Bangkok, Thailand at a round-trip rate of $615 on departures through December 6; December 25-January 1 or January 7-April 24. No advance purchase required. No minimum stay required; three months max. Add $100 per round-trip for Friday-Sunday travel.  Purchase by October 9.  Routing is via Tokyo.  Stops permitted at $100 each. Note: Round-trip rates are $630 from Houston.


AFRICA, MIDDLE EAST & INDIA


Travel from Newark to Nairobi, Kenya at round-trip rates of $758 on November 1-20 or January 11-March 31 departures. Valid Sunday-Thursday outbound; Monday-Thursday returns. A 7-night minimum stay required; 6 months max. Valid on United/Lufthansa via Frankfurt. Add a stopover for an additional $100.  Purchase by October 27.


LIMITED TIME OFFERS


Road trip to Florida! Pick up a one-way Budget rental car for just $5 a day from the following metro areas: Baltimore, Boston, Buffalo, Hartford, New York, Norfolk, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Richmond and
Washington DC.
The $5 per day applies to Economy through Full Size (group A-E).
Other per day deals:
Premium (group G), Intermediate SUV (group F) or Convertible (group K): $14.95/day
Standard SUV (group W): $16.95/day
Standard Elite SUV (group S) or Minivan (group V): $21.95/day
Luxury (group H) or Full Size SUV (group Z): $26.95/day
Premium Full Size SUV (group L): $31.95/day
This offer is valid for check-out through October 31. The vehicle must be returned to a participating Florida location. A maximum 14-consecutive day rental applies.
Enterprise, Alamo, and National offer similar rates, from $5 to $9 per day, to drive from Northeast locations to Florida, as well as other areas in the Southeast.
Hertz
offers customers from New York State (Albany, Syracuse, Rochester, Buffalo) or Charleston, West Virginia a $4.99 per day deal to drive to Florida. Starting October 10, the offer expands along the East Coast (including New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, and Washington DC). By October 23, the offer will extend down to North Carolina. All sales are effective through December 10.

British Airways offers special savings for AARP members on round-trip ticket purchases made at BritishAirways.com:
Save $65 in World Traveller Economy Class
Save $130 World Traveller Plus Premium Economy
Save $400 in Club World Business Class or First Class
Customer must be an AARP member or must travel with an AARP member to be eligible for this exclusive offer. The discount does not apply to open jaw journey (only round-trip with same origin and destination permitted). Not valid if booked through BA call center or with a travel agent or travel website. All discounted fares will be highlighted with a red ‘Discount’. This offer is valid for bookings made by December 31 to over 130 worldwide destinations.


NEW ROUTES & SERVICE


New flight service may not be offered daily, and some service may be offered only seasonally.

Alaska Airlines:
San Francisco – Baltimore: October 16
San Francisco – Raleigh-Durham: October 19
Portland-New York JFK: November 6
San Francisco – Kona, Hawaii: December 14
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Allegiant:
Punta Gorda Florida – Flint: October 6
Punta Gorda – Milwaukee: October 13
Punta Gorda – Rochester NY: November 17
Punta Gorda – Newburgh NY: November 17
Punta Gorda – St. Cloud MN: November 15
Two dozen additional Allegiant routes announced.
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American Airlines:
Chicago – Venice, Italy: May 4
Philadelphia – Budapest and Prague: May 4
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British Airways:
Nashville – London: May 2018
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Delta:
Boston – New Orleans: February 10-April 1 (2 x week)
NYC-JFK – Lagos: March 24
Orlando – Amsterdam: March 30
Indianapolis – Paris: May 24
NYC-JFK – Azores, Portugal: May 24-September 3
Los Angeles – Amsterdam and Paris: June
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El Al Israel Airlines:
Miami – Tel Aviv: November
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Frontier:
21 destinations just announced!
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Icelandair:
Cleveland and Dallas-Ft. Worth – Reykjavik, Iceland: May
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Lufthansa:
San Diego – Frankfurt: Summer 2018
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Norwegian Air:
Providence – Guadeloupe: October 29
Providence – Martinique: October 30
Ft. Lauderdale – Martinique: October 30
Newark – Rome: November 9
Los Angeles – Rome: November 11
Oakland – Rome: February 6
Newark – Paris: February 28
Boston – Paris: March 2
Chicago – London: March 25
Austin – London: March 27
Denver – Paris: April 9
Oakland – Paris: April 10
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Southwest:
Ft. Lauderdale – Aruba: March 8
Austin, Boise, Houston, St. Louis – San Jose CA: April 8
Orlando – San Jose CA: May 6
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United:
Newark – Buenos Aires, Argentina: October 28
Houston – Sydney: January 18
Newark – Opodo, Portugal: May
Newark – Reykjavik: May
Washington DC-Dulles – Edinburgh: May
San Francisco – Zurich: June
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WOW:
Dallas-Ft. Worth – Reykjavik, Iceland: August 22


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