American is promoting straight its New York JFK – Barcelona flight for $376 roundtrip:
That is really a $45 base fare in every path plus taxes and surcharges.
The fare is obtainable with minimal 28 day advance buy for outbound journey by April 6 or once more beginning October 30. There’s a 7 day minimal keep and $300 change charge.
You may really guide this even cheaper, discovered utilizing airfare metasearch web site Momondo, right here it’s $345 complete roundtrip for a similar flights booked as Finnair codeshares:
In fact you probably have designs on upgrades (similar to with an American Airways Systemwide Improve given to Govt Platinum members and on every million mile threshold beginning at 2 million) you’re undoubtedly going to favor the American Airways ‘prime’ flight.
Nevertheless crediting a $45 every manner base fare plus $200 in gasoline surcharges to American AAdvantage earns solely $290 elite qualifying and a non-elite member earns simply 1450 miles roundtrip for 7663 miles of flying. So think about crediting American flights to Etihad or Cathay Pacific the place one mile nonetheless equals one mile.
(HT: Airfare Spot)