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This Weekend's Top Airfare Picks
Booking a trip is the perfect way to beat those post-holiday blues. We've got some fantastic fares for you this weekend, for both international and domestic travel. Be sure to book quickly if you're interested in a fare, as fares are constantly changing!
We're always excited to find fares less than $200 for cross-country travel, and this is super low compared to what we've been seeing for this route. Travel from Portland to Boston for $170 roundtrip on United. This Basic Economy fare is valid for travel on scattered dates through the beginning of March. When I searched, I found seats for travel departing PDX Thursday, January 24 returning from BOS Thursday, January 31. If you don't like the restrictions of Basic Economy, there are Main Cabin seats available for $225 roundtrip.
This fare has very limited availability, so you must be flexible - but if you are - you should scoop it up now! This is an amazing fare from Baltimore to Denver for $115 on United. Not surprisingly, it's Basic Economy- Main Cabin seats are available for $177, which is still a good deal! When I searched, I found seats for travel departing Baltimore Wednesday, January 30, returning from Denver on Wednesday, February 5.
Perhaps it's time to book that trip to wine country with this low fare from Raleigh to San Francisco for $197 on Alaska. Travel Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays pretty much all year round, with little to no availability for travel in July. When I searched, I found seats for travel departing Raleigh on Wednesday, February 13, returning from San Francisco on Wednesday, February 20. This is a Saver Fare, Main Cabin seats are available on these same dates for $258 roundtrip.
Plan your dream trip to Italy this winter with this fantastic fare from the SkyTeam Alliance airlines Delta, KLM or Air France. Travel from Houston HOU to Rome FCO for $478. Travel as soon as 2 weeks, through the beginning of March. When I searched, I found seats for travel departing HOU on Saturday, January 19, returning from Rome on Sunday, January 27.
Looking for an out of the chilly winter weather? Look no further than this super fare from Southwest. Travel from Chicago MDW to Tampa TPA for $102. Leave as early as next week, through the beginning of March. When I searched, I found seats departing Chicago on Thursday, January 10, returning from Tampa on Thursday, January 17.