JetBlue / United / American – $108: Boston – Austin / Dallas / Houston (and vice versa). Roundtrip, including all Taxes

JetBlue is trying really hard to crack the Texas market. So it is releasing fares that match the price of a barrel of oil. Press release here: Wicked Blue Barrel Fares.

Update 7/10/2014 @ 12:15PM – United has match the Boston – Houston route at $1 cheaper!

Update 7/10/2014 @ 1:55PM Eastern – American has match the Boston – Dallas route!

Austin, Texas at Night from Auditorium Shores - Photo: Robert Hensley, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Austin, Texas at Night from Auditorium Shores – Photo: Robert Hensley, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Sample Travel Date:

  • Sample to Austin
  • September 3rd – 9th

Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel from late August – November 20th for Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday departures from Boston and Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday departures to Boston. Must purchase at least 21 days in advance of departure and by July 11th

How to Search for Availability:

  • Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
    • Departing from: BOS
    • Outbound Advanced Routing Code: b6
    • Destination: AUS
    • Return Advanced Routing Code: b6
    • (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
    • (For Dallas, replace AUS with DFW, for Houston, replace AUS with IAH on the Destination field)
    • (For travel between Boston and Houston, United has match. To find availability, replace b6 with ua on the Advanced Routing Code field)
    • (For travel between Boston and Dallas, American has match. To find availability, replace b6 with aa on the Advanced Routing Code field)
    • Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
    • Length of stay “0-7” (the max date range is 7 days. So 0-7, 5-12, 7-14 etc)
  • Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
  • How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage

Fare Class:

  • JetBlue: P
  • United: N
  • American: O


  • BOS – AUS (Austin) – BOS


  • 3,388 miles or 3.2 cents per mile

How to Book:

  • Support us by using our Orbitz link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search. Make sure you select “Additional Search Options” and then “Narrow the search to my preferred airlines” and select JetBlue or United or American



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