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If you’re looking for a cheap transcontinental flight between the New York City or to/from Los Angeles (LAX), San Francisco (SFO), or Seattle (SEA) you’ll want to check out the current sale which is going on from many airlines including Delta, American, JetBlue, and Virgin America.
You can search for these cheap flights on Orbitz or on Google Flights, which is available primarily in September, October, November and December of this year and January, February, March of 2018:
Here’s a look at some sample flights:
New York (JFK) to Seattle for $119 one-way on Delta:
New York (JFK) to Los Angeles for $139 one-way on JetBlue Airways:
Newark (EWR) to San Francisco for $139 one-way on United Airlines:
Be sure to look at the fare classes on these tickets, as both United and Delta are offering these cheap fares as Basic Economy fares.
This is a great deal if you’re looking for flights between NYC and several West Coast cities as well as a decent way to rack up some elite-qualifying miles depending on the airline, so be sure to check your preferred carrier to see if they are offering these specials, as the screenshots are just a sampling of whats available.
Make sure to use a card that will earn you bonus points on your airline purchase, like the The Platinum Card® from American Express which earns you 5X points for flights booked directly with airlines or the Premier Rewards Gold Card from American Express which earns you 3X points for flights.
Do you plan booking this deal, feel free to let us know!
Hat Tip: Dan’s Deals
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