Today is Labor Day, marking the unofficial end of summer, but don’t let that get you down. Book a trip for another long weekend! Airfares change daily, even on holidays like today, which is why we’re always on the hunt to help you grab the best-priced deals out there. Following is a list of the top 10 fares that we deal hounds have sniffed-out this Labor Day.
Labor Day Top Fare Deals
The listed deals are all at prices below what we regularly see for that specific city pairing and destination. Some fares are part of ongoing sales, and some are unadvertised deals that may only last for a limited time. If you are interested in any of these handpicked deals, we recommend you book soon to avoid missing out on a bargain buy.
The hurricane has passed, and Hawaii is awaiting visitors. Here’s a great deal on a last minute trip to the Big Island. Fly nonstop from Seattle to Kona for $247 roundtrip on Delta Air Lines. Flights at this price are available daily starting as soon as today and valid for travel through the end of September. As an example, I found seats departing SEA on Thursday, September 20 and returning from KOA on Monday, September 27, 2018.
Here’s a great deal on LATAM’s newest nonstop route from Brazil to the States. Fly nonstop from Boston to Sao Paulo for $654 roundtrip for fall and winter travel. Travel is available on this route on Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Friday starting in late September through late February. Searching on the LATAM site, I found seats departing BOS on Wednesday, November 14 and returning from GRU on Friday, November 23, 2018.
Fly from Baltimore to Cartagena for $311 roundtrip on JetBlue this fall. Flights at this price are available daily, except Sunday starting in late September through the end of October. Departures must take place before early October. As an example, I found seats departing BWI on Tuesday, October 2 and returning from CTG on Tuesday, October 9, 2018.
Go from Disneyland to Disney World with this great deal from Delta. Fly nonstop from Los Angeles to Orlando for $187 roundtrip through April 2019. Flights are available any day of the week except Sunday, but you will have the most luck with mid-week departures. There is a wide travel window on this far starting in late September through the end of April 2019. Searching on Delta's site, I found tickets at this price departing LAX on Wednesday, October 10 and returning from MCO on Tuesday, October 16, 2018.
No passport needed! Fly from New York-JFK to St. Thomas, USVI for $268 roundtrip on either American or JetBlue this fall. Flights can easily be found daily starting in late September with departures through the end of November. Returns in December are available. These flights book into standard economy so feel free to bring along that carry-on, however, checked bags will cost additional. Searching on Expedia, I found flights departing JFK on Tuesday, November 27 and returning from STT on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.
How’s this for an exotic deal? Fly nonstop from San Francisco to Papeete, Tahiti for $624 roundtrip on United Airlines. This ticket is a little tricky as you'll have to buy two separate one-ways for some reason, but it's out there, and it's a steal to this often $1000 or more priced destination. Flights at this price can be found on select dates between the end of October through March 2019. Using Google Flights, I was able to piece together an itinerary departing SFO on Thursday, March 14 and returning from PPT on Thursday, March 21, 2019.
Here’s a cheap fare! Fly from Chicago to Atlanta for only $89 roundtrip on American Airlines. With a price this low there are some restrictions, flights are only available on Tuesday and Wednesday in January. While it's a small travel window, it's a good deal, especially if you only just buy a one-way and find another discount deal to match. Searching on AA.com, I saw seats departing ORD on Tuesday, January 22 and returning from ATL on Wednesday, January 30, 2019.
Fly from San Juan to Seattle or vice-versa for $310 roundtrip on United Airlines. This is a $30 price drop from what we saw last week. Tickets at this price can be found starting in early October through the end of November, and also work in reverse for those wanting to escape Seattle for some island vibes. Searching on United's website, I found departures available from SEA on Wednesday, October 17 and returning from SJU on Thursday, October 25, 2018.
Here’s a good offer from Air Canada. Fly from Las Vegas to Shanghai, China for just $489 roundtrip. Flights at this price are available starting as soon as this week and valid for departures through the end of April 2019. Flights are available daily and quickly found on any booking site. As an example I found seats departing LAS on April 29 and returning from PVG on Sunday, May 5, 2019.
Fly from Miami to San Jose, Costa Rica for $210 roundtrip on Copa Airlines. Take off as soon as next week or travel through the end of December at this price. Seats are available daily with no minimum stay required. This fare is pretty wide open, so you shouldn’t have much trouble finding dates that work with your schedule. As an example, I found seats departing MIA on Friday, October 19 and returning from SJO on Monday, October 22, 2018. Perfect for an extended weekend getaway.