Our Top 10 Airfare Picks for Wednesday

There are a few great advertised sales this week. One of the best we've seen from Alaska Airlines and a few from international carriers as well. On top of that, there are some unadvertised price drops and a few deals for Thanksgiving travel. Have a look at the top 10 airfares we've found so far today.

Today's Top Airfare Picks

These deals are all at prices below what we normally see. Some of these fares are a part of ongoing sales and some are unadvertised, which may only last a few hours. If you are interested in any of these fares, we recommend you book soon to avoid a missed bargain. All domestic fares work in the reverse direction as well.

Boston - Pittsburgh $97 Roundtrip for Fall/Winter/Spring Travel

Fly nonstop from Boston to Pittsburgh for $97 roundtrip on American, Delta, or JetBlue. You'll find this price for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays, from November through mid-June, excluding peak holiday travel. Most availability is on Delta and JetBlue. I was able to find seats departing Boston BOS on Saturday, February 23, returning from Pittsburgh PIT on Tuesday, February 26.

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

Minneapolis - Los Angeles $171 Roundtrip for Fall/Winter Travel

Here's a great fare to escape the tundra this winter. Fly nonstop from Minneapolis to Los Angeles for $171 roundtrip on Delta. This great fare on Delta can be found for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays, from November through early March, excluding holiday travel. There are a few lower fares on Spirit and Sun Country, but those airlines only include a small personal item. Delta's fare includes a normal carry-on bag plus a personal item. I found seats on Delta departing Minneapolis MSP on Saturday, January 12, returning from Los Angeles LAX on Saturday, January 19.

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

Detroit - Chicago $176 Roundtrip for Peak Thanksgiving Travel

Still looking for a cheap flight for Thanksgiving? Nonstop flights for peak Thanksgiving travel from Detroit to Chicago are only $176 roundtrip on Southwest. This is only slightly higher than the lowest available year-round travel price on this route. I found this price departing Detroit DTW on Wednesday, November 21, returning from Chicago MDW on Sunday, November 25. If you don't want to travel between these two cities, we have more deals for Thanksgiving travel from your city.

See all of our fares to Chicago-Midway (MDW) and Chicago-O'Hare (ORD) from all over the U.S. and Canada

Baltimore - San Diego $198 Roundtrip for Fall/Winter Travel

Alaska Airlines has an incredible sale that ends tonight! In this sale, nonstop flights from Baltimore to San Diego are only $198 roundtrip. This price is being matched by Southwest. Travel is valid on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays, from November through early March, excluding peak holiday travel. I found seats departing Baltimore BWI on Saturday, January 26, returning from San Diego SAN on Wednesday, January 30.

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

Los Angeles - San Jose, Costa Rica $243 Roundtrip for Year-Round Travel

The latest promo code sale on Volaris is valid for travel all year-round through October 2019. Using the promo code VUEH70, flights from Los Angeles to San Jose, Costa Rica drop down to $243 roundtrip. This price will not be available on every single date throughout the year and peak holiday travel prices will be higher. I was able to find this price by selecting the "Ambassadors 70% off" promo code on Volaris.com, departing Los Angeles LAX on Friday, March 15, returning from San Jose SJO on Sunday, March, 24.

This price is also available from New York (JFK) and Washington D.C. (IAD). It includes two full-size carry-on bags with a max combined weight of 22 lbs. If you can't pack that light, you can add extra weight to your carry-on allowance for $24 each way or add a checked bag starting at $35 each way. Book quickly! This promo code sale expires tonight.

See all of our fares to San Jose, Costa Rica (SJO) from all over the U.S. and Canada

Houston - Honolulu $284 Roundtrip for Fall Travel

Does "aloha" also mean "trick or treat"?. Find out by flying from Houston to Honolulu for $284 roundtrip on American. Travel on a few scattered Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from late October through early December. Similar fares are available from Denver (DEN) and Newark (EWR), and you'll find flights for under $300 roundtrip to three Hawaiian islands, Oahu (HNL), Kauai (LIH), and the Big Island (KOA). Most routes are only available on a few last minute travel dates in late October and early November. I found seats departing Houston IAH on Thursday, October 25, returning from Honolulu HNL on Thursday, November 1. Why not spend Halloween in Hawaii?

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

Washington D.C. - Nassau $286 Roundtrip for Year-Round Travel

Fly from Washington D.C. to Nassau for $286 roundtrip on American or Southwest. Travel dates are widely available from November through early March. Mid-week travel can be found in March/April, and scattered dates are available beyond April. I was able to find seats departing Washington DCA on Saturday, February 2, returning from Nassau NAS on Saturday, February 9. This fare is also available from Washington's Dulles airport (IAD).

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

Chicago - Amsterdam $329 Roundtrip for Winter/Spring Travel

Icelandair has some really great deals to Europe in its latest sale. Included in this sale, fly from Chicago to Amsterdam for $329 roundtrip. Travel is valid from mid-January through mid-April. A Saturday night stay is required and you may stay up to 30 days from the date of departure. I found seats departing Chicago ORD on Thursday, March 28, returning from Amsterdam AMS on Thursday, April 4.

This is an Economy Light fare, which includes seat selection and a standard sized carry-on bag plus a personal item. Checked bag fees apply so if you need to check a bag, purchase the standard Economy fare for $100 more roundtrip. If desired, you can book a stopover in Iceland up to 3 days on the Economy Light fare or up to 7 days on a standard Economy fare. Extra taxes apply if you book a stopover, but there will be no additional airfare depending on your travel dates.

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

New York - Ho Chi Minh $538 Roundtrip for Winter Travel

Fly from New York to Ho Chi Minh for $538 roundtrip on China Southern Airlines. You'll find this price in February and March. Some lower fares may be found on China Eastern for fall travel, but those flights might require lengthy layovers. These flights on China Southern have normal connection times. I found seats departing New York JFK on Thursday, March 7, returning from Ho Chi Minh SGN on Thursday, March 21.

See all of our fares to Ho Chi Minh (SGN) from all over the U.S. and Canada

Atlanta - New Delhi $709 Roundtrip for Winter/Spring Travel

Discover the world with the latest sale on Turkish Airlines. Included in this sale, fly from Atlanta to New Delhi for $709 roundtrip. Travel is valid from late January through mid-May. Depart Atlanta Sundays through Thursdays, and return to Atlanta Mondays through Fridays. If you want to break up the trip, free stopovers are available in Istanbul. I found seats departing Atlanta ATL on Wednesday, March 20, returning from New Delhi DEL on Wednesday, March 27.

See all of our fares to New Delhi (DEL) from all over the U.S. and Canada

Want more travel deals? Check out all of our fares from your city to see what's available from your neck of the woods.

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