Delta – $749: Newark / Washington D.C. / Cleveland – Hong Kong. Roundtrip, including all Taxes

This is as good as it gets from the East Coast to Hong Kong! If you have been thinking about it, don’t dwell on it too much. The last time it was this cheap, American announced their service to Hong Kong for $728 in January.

(Delta is also attacking United fares from Newark / Washington D.C. / San Francisco / Cleveland to Taipei for $779)

Also available from Denver and Houston per Fare Deal Alert.

Update 8/25/2014 @ 2:45PM Eastern – fare gone

Update 8/25/2014 @ 10:00PM Eastern – back for +20 more.

Update 8/26/2014 @ 4:35PM Eastern – fare gone

Hong Kong - Photo: Markylim via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Hong Kong – Photo: Markylim via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)


Sample Travel Date:

  • Sample from Newark
  • September 8th – 15th

Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel from late August – November 30th for Monday through Thursday departures. Must purchase at least 3 days in advance of departure

How to Search for Availability:

We are only showing availability for itineraries with one connection. There are $734 fares requiring double connections in the US and then Tokyo. To search for those, leave the Advanced Routing Code fields blank. For those traveling from Cleveland, there are no single connection possibilities – so leave the Advanced Routing Code fields blank.

  • Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
    • Departing from: EWR
    • Outbound Advanced Routing Code: sea
    • Destination: HKG
    • Return Advanced Routing Code: sea
    • (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
    • (For Washington D.C. availability, replace EWR with WAS on the Departing from field)
    • (For Cleveland availability, replace EWR with CLE 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

Fare Class:

  • V

Elite Qualifying Dollars:

  • $655.80


  • EWR – SEA (Seattle) – HKG (Hong Kong) – SEA – EWR. Domestic segments might be operated by Alaska Air under Delta code.



Delta will be revenue based mileage earning starting January 1st, 2015. Miles will be earn base on elite qualifying dollars multiple by 5 as base level earning and up to 13 for Diamond level members who purchase with a Delta co-branded American Express credit card. We will be showing the 2015 base mileage earning for all Delta fares going forward to show how negative the changes are for a majority of Delta flyers.

  • 2014: 17,790 miles or 4.2 cents per mile
  • 2015: 3,279 miles or a difference of 14,511 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 Delta



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Background Information:

  • Visa: US Citizens – Not required. Other nationals, check the TIMATIC Visa Database
  • Currency: Hong Kong Dollar (HKD). $1USD = 7.8 HKD

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