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Check CDC guidelines on global travel. Destinations are categorized in Levels 1-4 to indicate the level of risk (low to very high) for each country. The CDC Travel Planner shows travel restrictions for each U.S. state.

All travelers inbound to the U.S. must have digital or written proof of a negative Covid-19 test in order to board the flight home. Here are the details on this new requirement from the CDC. Travelers from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands are exempt. Learn more about where to find testing locations in international countries before returning.

With entry regulations continuously changing, consider the purchase trip insurance in the event you test positive for COVID-19 before your scheduled flight. Most policies exclude coverage related to the pandemic, but there are policies that cover your trip costs if you cancel for any reason. Search at SquareMouth and choose the Coronavirus Pandemic filter which will only show you policies that will cover coronavirus-related cancelations or interruptions. 
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Today’s HOT Domestic & International Deals from Atlanta:

Dallas DFW $17-$28 each way
Denver $17-$39 each way
Baltimore BWI $29-$38 each way
Phoenix $54 each way
Las Vegas $34-$56 each way
Portland ME $49-$59 each way
San Juan PR $60-$90 each way
Montego Bay $88-$170 each way
Cancun $98-$113 each way

  • DFW travel dates Sept 29-Nov 10; Dec 1-13
  • DEN travel dates: Sept 24-Dec 15 west & east
  • BWI travel dates: Oct 18-Nov 16; Dec 2-14
  • PHX travel dates: Oct 5-Dec 14 west; return by Dec 16
  • LAS travel dates: Sept 21-Dec 15; Jan 11-Feb 2
  • Thanksgiving through Summer! CUN travel dates south $98: Nov 2-Aug 20 south; $111 north Nov 2-Aug 20
  • PWM travel dates at $49-$59 April 30-June 21 ($85 Sept 29-Nov 4)
  • SJU travel dates south: Oct 6-Nov 18; Dec 1-Jan 3; Sept 29-Dec 24; Dec 29-Feb 16 north
  • MBJ travel dates south $88-$128 Nov 1-June 22; north $130-$170 Nov 1-Aug 10
  • Airlines: Frontier, nonstop
  • Typical fare: $300+
  • Find cheap hotels in DEN: HotwirePriceline

Las Vegas $44-$52 each way
St Thomas USVI $50-$79 each way

  • LAS travel dates: Sept 25-Nov 17; Dec 1-15 west / Sept 28-Nov 19; Dec 1-15 east
  • STT travel dates south $50-$67 Sept 28-Dec 6; Jan 25-Feb 9; $52 north Sept 29-Nov 16; $70-$79 Nov 17-Dec 15; Jan 19-Feb 9
  • Airlines: Spirit, nonstop LAS; one connection STT
  • Typical fare: $700+
  • Find cheap hotels in LAS: HotwirePriceline

Bozeman MT $170-$229 round-trip

  • Travel dates: Oct 16-Nov 3; Jan 10-Feb 1
  • Airlines: United, one connection
  • American (one connection) $170-$250: Oct 15-Nov 6; Dec 1-4
  • Typical fare: $700+
  • Find cheap hotels in BZN: HotwirePriceline

Think snow! Colorado $239-$300

  • Aspen at $239-$257 Jan 6-Feb 24
  • Colorado Springs $255 Jan 4-Feb 27
  • Steamboat Springs $260 Jan 7-Feb 26
  • Grand Junction or Durango $300 Jan 9-Feb 20
  • Airlines: American, one connection
  • Typical fare: $1,100+
  • Find cheap hotels in COS: HotwirePriceline

Delta Nonstop Domestic Sale! from $59 each way

  • Denver $59-$99 at $59 Oct 23-Nov 18; Dec 1-14 / $99 Jan 4-Aug 24
  • Destin $77 Oct 18-March 9
  • Myrtle Beach $59 Oct 18-Dec 20; Jan 4-March 9
  • Newark $40 Oct 2-Nov 17 / $59 Dec 1-15
  • Boston $80 Oct 4-July 27
  • Las Vegas $109 Oct 9-Dec 15
  • Los Angeles $199 round-trip Oct 19-Nov 13; Dec 2-11 (cheaper than one-way)
  • Airlines: Delta, nonstop
  • Typical fare: $200+
  • Find cheap hotels in DEN: HotwirePriceline

Wow! Spring & Summer 2022! Fairbanks, Alaska $328-$408 round-trip, or from $168 each way

  • Travel dates: May 5-Aug 15
  • Airlines: Delta, one connection
  • Typical fare: $1,100+
  • Find cheap hotels in FAI: HotwirePriceline

Wow! Spring & Summer 2022! Calgary, Alberta $340 round-trip, or from $148 each way west, $178 east

  • Travel dates: April 5-Aug 18
  • Airlines: WestJet/Delta, nonstop
  • Typical fare: $1,100+
  • Find cheap hotels in YYC: HotwirePriceline

Delta Nonstop International Sale! from $287 round-trip

  • Cancun $287-$307 Jan 9-Feb 9
  • Santo Domingo DR $324 Oct 8-Nov 26; Jan 6-May 22
  • Turks & Caicos $376 Oct 18-Dec 6; Jan 9-Feb 14; April 17-May 23
  • St Thomas USVI $373 Oct 13-Dec 15; Jan 4-March 2; March 29-May 17
  • St Maarten $409 Oct 18-Nov 29; Dec 12; Jan 7-Feb 14; March 6-Aug 13
  • Bermuda $456 Oct 22-Dec 11; Jan 1-Feb 28
  • St Lucia $474-$504 Oct 19-Nov 7; Nov 27, 28; Jan 9-Feb 6; Feb 28; April 10, 17
  • Liberia, Costa Rica $398 Oct 18-31; Nov 28; Jan 23; Feb 14; May 1-23
  • Rio de Janeiro $700 March 20-June 18
  • Santiago, Chile $756 Oct 24-Dec 5; Jan 7-Feb 28; March 13-June 25
  • Buenos Aires $800 Jan 9-Feb 28; April 13-June 17
  • Airlines: Delta, nonstop
  • Typical fare: $600+
  • Find cheap hotels in SJO: HotwirePriceline

Europe & Middle East Savings! $575-$650 round-trip

  • Destinations: Ireland, Spain, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Czech Rep, Greece, Cyprus, Hungary, Scandinavia, Russia, UAE, Turkey and Malta
  • Travel dates: varies with most destinations Oct 24-Dec 13; Dec 26-Feb 9
  • Airlines: Delta/SkyTeam, United/Star Alliance; American/Oneworld, one connection
  • Sample: Dubai from $550 Jan 10-March 31 on United/Star Alliance
  • Typical fare: $1,200+
  • Find cheap hotels in NBO: HotwirePriceline

Cairo, Egypt $590 round-trip
Dubai, UAE $610 round-trip
Nairobi, Kenya $624 round-trip

  • CAI travel datesOct 26-Dec 8; Dec 31-March 8; April 26
  • DXB travel dates: now-Dec 7; Dec 31-March 26; April 26; May 16
  • NBO travel dates: Oct 24-Nov 21; Jan 10-March 31
  • Airlines: Delta/SkyTeam, one connection
  • Typical fare: $1,600+
  • Find cheap hotels in NBO: HotwirePriceline

Dubai UAE $550 round-trip
Tel Aviv, Israel $712 round-trip

  • DXB travel dates: Jan 20-March 31; April 28
  • TLV travel dates: Oct 7-Dec 14; Jan 3-May 26; July 14-Aug 20
  • Tel Aviv at $712 also available from Detroit and Minneapolis
  • Airlines: Air Canada/Star Alliance, one connection
  • Typical fare: $1,900+
  • Find cheap hotels in TLV: HotwirePriceline

Cape Town, South Africa $850-$900 round-trip

  • Travel dates on British Airways: Jan 8-March 25
  • Travel dates on Turkish: March 27-May 13
  • Airlines: one connection
  • Typical fare: $1,900+
  • Find cheap hotels in CPT: HotwirePriceline

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Today’s HOT Domestic & International Deals from various U.S. gateways:

Newark & Chicago – Madrid & More $300 round-trip

  • EWR travel dates: Oct 10-Dec 3; Jan 16-March 31
  • New! EWR to Dublin at $340: Jan 16-March 25
  • New! ORD to Dublin at $340: Oct 21-Dec 1; Jan 16-31
  • Airlines: TAP Portugal, one connection (Lisbon stopovers permitted at no extra charge)
  • Typical fare: $1,200+
  • Find cheap hotels in MAD: HotwirePriceline

Chicago – Tel Aviv, Israel $538 round-trip

  • Travel dates: Oct 30-Dec 7; Jan 15-Feb 28
  • Airlines: Royal Jordanian, one connection (Diverse stopover options from 6-8 hours)
  • Typical fare: $1,300+
  • Find cheap hotels in TLV: HotwirePriceline

Through Summer 2022! New York-JFK – London $540 round-trip

  • Travel dates: Oct 5-Nov 25; Dec 25-Aug 17
  • Airlines: JetBlue, nonstop
  • Flights operate with Airbus 321 aircraft (single aisle)
  • Typical fare: $1,100+
  • Find cheap hotels in LON: HotwirePriceline

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