American has put Beijing on sale from Los Angeles. This fare is good for travel until July and it’s a good opportunity to visit the cultural capital of China.
- April 4th – 11th. Valid for travel until July 11th for Monday through Thursday departures. Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and flexible month search to see availability. Must purchase by March 20th (TODAY)
- LAX – ORD (Chicago) – PEK (Beijing) – ORD – LAX
- 16,600 miles or 5.3 cents per mile. American is running a double miles promotion from LAX – ORD for California and Illinois residents. With the double miles promotion, you will earn an additional 3,490 miles.
- Use dates found at ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and book on AA.com.
- Use the 10% off Costco AA Gift Cards to save more
- AA’s risk free cancellation policy here
- Visa: US Citizens – required prior to arrival. $140
- Currency: Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY) – $1USD = 6.3 CNY
Tips for saving when using credit cards at international destinations:
- No Foreign Transaction Fee Credit Cards to save on international purchases
- Don’t get hit with Dynamic Currency Conversion
- Get your taxes refunded when shopping