This is mainly for AA flyers who wants the miles and want to spend a week in China. The price is cheap, but involves backtracking to Chicago to get to Beijing.
Sample Travel Date:
- September 15th – 22nd
- Valid for travel on the outbound from September 2nd – November 30th with a 7 day stay minimum. Must purchase by August 19th
How to Search for Availability:
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: LAX
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: ord
- Destination: PEK
- Return Advanced Routing Code: ord
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “0-7” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
- You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions below.
- Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
- How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage
- LAX – ORD (Chicago) – PEK (Beijing) – ORD – LAX
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
- 16,632 miles or 4.5 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 American
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- Currency: Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY) – $1USD = 6.08 CNY
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