The Top 5 Airfare Deals We Found for the Weekend

Editor's note: The airfares in this deal report were thoroughly researched by our dedicated analysts and were current as of Friday, July 20 at 5:00 pm. Availability and pricing may change at any time. To never miss out on another late-breaking deal: Follow us on Twitter @airfarewatchdog and sign up for Fare Alerts on your favorite routes and airports.

There are some great deals out there for airfare, so this weekend may be a good time to start planning for your next trip. 

This Weekend's Top Airfare Picks

Now that summer is in full swing; I'm in beach mode. Here's a look at some of the best airfares we've found so far this weekend, many of which are for flights to some fantastic beach destinations. Airfares change all the time, so make sure to book quickly if something catches your eye.

Chicago to Los Angeles $180 Roundtrip on Alaska Airlines

From Alaska Airline's latest sale we posted on Thursday, you can fly from Chicago-O'Hare to Los Angeles for $180 roundtrip, nonstop this fall. Flights at this price start in mid-September and are valid for travel through November 14, 2018. Travel days are limited to Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday to find this price point. Searching on the Alaska website, I found seats departing ORD on Wednesday, September 19, and returning from LAX on Saturday, September 22, 2018. Flights may also be purchased for $90 one-way.

See all of our fares to Los Angeles (LAX) from all over the U.S. and Canada.

Baltimore to San Juan $236 Roundtrip on Delta Air Lines

Fly from Baltimore San Juan for $236 roundtrip on Delta Air Lines. Departures at this price are available from late August and valid for travel through early March 2019, peak holiday periods are blacked out. Flights are available daily, and no minimum stay is required. As an example, seats are available departing BWI on Thursday, September 20, and returning from SJU on Friday, September 28, 2018.

See all of our fares to San Juan (SJU) from all over the U.S. and Canada.

New York to Turks & Caicos $274 Roundtrip on JetBlue

Fly nonstop from New York-JFK to Providenciales, Turks & Caicos for $274 roundtrip on JetBlue in late summer and fall. You can score this super deal to the Caribbean starting in early September through November 1, 2018. Departures are available Sunday through Thursdays, but you'll have the best luck finding seats on midweek flights. Searching on the JetBlue website, I found seats departing JFK on Thursday, September 27, and returning from PLS on Tuesday, October 2, 2018. 

See all of our fares to Turks & Caicos (PLS) from all over the U.S. and Canada.

Sacramento to Charlotte $137 Roundtrip on United Airlines

Fly from Sacramento to Charlotte for $137 roundtrip on United Airlines. When I saw this price, I thought for sure it was one of those pesky Basic Economy fares, but nope, it's a standard economy fare for an amazing amount. Flights are available from late August through mid-February 2019 at this price. Travel dates vary, but you'll have the most luck departing on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday at this price. As an example, I was able to find seats leaving SMF on October 23, and returning from CLT on October 30, 2018.

See all of our fares to Charlotte (CLT) from all over the U.S. and Canada.

Boston to Nice $455 Roundtrip on Star Alliance Partners

Fly from Boston to Nice, France for $455 roundtrip on Star Alliance partners, United, Air Canada, and Swiss. Fares at this price start in mid-September through October. Departures are available daily with a 7-day minimum stay restriction. Usually, when we see fares this low to Europe, they require a checked bag fee, but in this instance, the first checked bag is included in this price. As an example, I found seats departing BOS on September 24, and returning from NCE on October 1, 2018. 

See all of our fares to Nice (NCE) from all over the U.S. and Canada.