United is attacking American’s fares to Liberia, Costa Rica. $365 is from Phoenix – other dates and cities might be a few dollars more.
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample from Phoenix
- October 1st – 6th
- Valid for travel from September – December 31st for Monday through Thursday departures. Must purchase by August 15th (TODAY)
How to Search for Availability:
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: PHX
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: ua+
- Destination: LIR
- Return Advanced Routing Code: ua+
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- (For Dallas availability, replace PHX with DFW on the Departing from: field)
- (For Philadelphia availability, replace PHX with PHL on the Departing from: field)
- (For Miami availability, replace PHX with MIA on the Departing from: field)
- (For Charlotte availability, replace PHX with CLT on the Departing from: field)
- 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
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- PHX – SFO (San Francisco) – IAH (Houston) – LIR (Liberia) – IAH – PHX
- Not permitted.
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
United will be revenue based mileage earning starting March 1st, 2015. Miles will be earn base on elite qualifying dollars multiple by 5 as base level earning and up to 11 for 1K level members. We will be showing the 2015 base mileage earning for all United fares going forward to show how negative the changes are for a majority of United flyers.
- 2014: 6,242 miles or 5.8 cents per mile.
- March 1st, 2015: 1,310 miles or a difference of 4,932 miles.
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 United
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- Visa: US Citizens – Not Required. There is a departure tax of $29. Other nationals, check the TIMATIC Visa Database
- Currency: Costa Rican Colon (CRC). $1USD = 532 CRC
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- Go to the The Phoenix Flight Deals page
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