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The cheapest flight you have scored to the US
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Posted 14 December 2012 - 05:23 PM
Just curious what the cheapest flight you have seen/bought to the US and what airline/time of year was it?
Just trying to get an idea of what is a good price.
Right now thanks to Kee~in~Hawaii I am thinking of booking the Jeststar flights to Hawaii next year !!!!
Posted 14 December 2012 - 05:42 PM
I missed a Jetstar sale in August that was for March next year - 2 adults Sydney-Honolulu return for a total of $800! That's the cheapest I've ever seen - I can't even get to WA for $400 each! Previous to that my cheapest was $1200 return in 2010.
Posted 15 December 2012 - 11:20 AM
Cheapest ever, round trip DC to Adelaide for $1200. That was a flight in April 2007. It was Qantas/United.
Cheapest recently, Adelaide to San Francisco (then a long break with internal flights on a different Airline) then LA to Adelaide, $1400ish, in March/April of this year. Qantas/American.
Posted 16 December 2012 - 09:58 AM
We got Canberra- Melbourne - LA return for around $6000 for 2 adults and 2 kids. Which I thought was pretty good! Got them at the Flight Centre expo in Feb this year. We travelled in Sept this year.
Edited by snugglybug, 16 December 2012 - 09:59 AM.
Posted 17 December 2012 - 01:16 PM
Last year I saw flights from Perth to LA return for $1300 in March. Amazing price considering it was from Perth. I came very close to booking them. I also saw the same jetstar sale to Hawaii that a PP saw.
Edited by Fabulous, 17 December 2012 - 01:16 PM.
Posted 18 December 2012 - 07:20 PM
I was emailed a deal yesterday from flight centre that had the best price I've seen in awhile. It was for $990 flying melb to LA with virgin in Feb (i think only in Feb). But they also had other dates with a different airline as well....
Am going to suss it out shortly.
Posted 19 December 2012 - 06:38 AM
we have paid $1260 and $1140 in the last year to LA on Virgin direct. Once for March and once for October.
Posted 19 December 2012 - 08:20 AM
Return to Hawaii for 700 and something a few years ago. A Jetstar special.
Posted 19 December 2012 - 08:29 AM
$900 return to New York in 2009 (Qantas). Have never seen it that cheap since. It was when we all got the $900 stimulus money so a lot of flights were put on special in the hope that people would use their money on flights. There were also $900 flights to LA advertised at the same time.
Posted 22 December 2012 - 07:18 AM
Jetstar have a sale starting on Boxing day - not sure what is on sale but have a look then.
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