Whether you prefer to fly on a legacy carrier or are able to go bare bones and fly an ultra-low-cost carrier, we've got some great airfares on all airlines to tell you about today. Here's a look at the top 10 airfares we've found so far today.
Today's Top Airfare Picks
There are many sales going on this week. Along with the advertised sales, there are plenty of unadvertised deals popping up. If you are interested in any of these fares, we recommend you book soon to avoid a missed bargain. All domestic flights also work in the reverse direction.
Frontier is once again allowing you to fly for just a penny plus taxes. After taxes, fly nonstop from Buffalo to Jacksonville for $29 roundtrip. Travel is valid on Mondays and Fridays through early October. I found seats for a long weekend departing Buffalo BUF on Friday, September 7, returning from Jacksonville JAX on Monday, September 10. This price only includes a small personal item that must fit under the seat. Checked bag fees start at $25 each way. Larger carry-on bag fees start at $30 each way.
Nashville is getting a new airline this fall. Sun Country will start flying to and from Minneapolis and five other new cities this November. Intro fares start at $97 roundtrip on all routes for travel through February. Travel between Minneapolis and Nashville is valid on Sundays and Thursdays, starting November 1. I was able to find seats departing Minneapolis MSP on Thursday, January 31, returning from Nashville BNA on Thursday, February 7. Sun Country's Grab & Go fare only includes one small personal item. Checked bags start at $20 each way. Larger carry-on bag fees start at $25 each way.
Fly nonstop from Detroit to Denver for $114 roundtrip on Southwest. Travel is valid on scattered dates from September through mid-December. For example, I found seats departing Detroit DTW on Friday, October 26, returning from Denver DEN on Monday, October 29. Two free checked bags included.
Fly nonstop from Chicago to Las Vegas for $119 roundtrip on American or United. Travel is valid on a few scattered dates in December. These are basic economy fares, but the good news is that American will include a normal sized carry-on bag on basic economy starting in September. United still only includes a small personal item. I was able to find seats on American departing Chicago ORD on Saturday, December 1, returning from Las Vegas LAS on Tuesday, December 4.
Fly nonstop from Houston to Mexico City on Interjet. Travel is valid daily from September through March, excluding peak holiday travel. Interjet is a low-cost Mexican airline similar to JetBlue as far as seat pitch goes. The light fare includes up to 22 lbs. of carry-on luggage in two bags. Checked bag fees start at $25 each way. I was able to find seats departing Houston IAH on Saturday, November 10, returning from Mexico City MEX on Tuesday, November 13.
We've seen some great price drops to Puerto Rico recently. One of the best deals are flights from San Francisco to San Juan for $294 roundtrip on American or United. Travel is valid in September and October. I was able to find seats departing San Francisco SFO on Saturday, September 15, returning from San Juan SJU on Saturday, September 22.
Fly from Phoenix to Puerto Plata for $367 roundtrip on American. Ths is a big price drop from the west coast to the Domincan Republic, which usually has sky high fares. Travel is valid year-round, excluding peak holidays. You'll have an easier time finding seats departing Phoenix on Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays; Returning from Puerto Plata on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. I found seats departing Phoenix PHX on Wednesday, September 19, returning from Puerto Plata on Wednesday, September 26.
Fly nonstop from Boston to Dublin for $410 roundtrip on Delta. Travel is valid on scattered dates in October. You may find lower fares on WOW Air or Icelandair, but this is a great price if you prefer to fly nonstop. I found nonstop flights on Delta departing Boston BOS on Friday, October 19, returning from Dublin on Friday, October 26. This is a basic economy fare and only includes carry-on bags. Purchase the main cabin for for an extra $70 if you need to check bags.
Air China flights from New York to Asia are super cheap this week. Fly from New York to New Dehli for $484 roundtrip. Travel is valid on scattered dates from mid-October through December. I found seats departing New York JFK on Friday, November 30, returning from New Dehli on Sunday, December 9.
Fly from Los Angeles to Natal, Brazil for $636 roundtrip on Avianca. Travel is valid on scattered dates throughout the year, though you'll likely have an overnight layover in a connecting city for fall/winter travel. Starting in March, seats open up with same day connections. I found seats departing Los Angeles LAX on Saturday, March 16, returning from Natal NAT on Saturday, March 30. Natal is one of 7 Hidden Gems in South America You Should Add to Your Bucket List.
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