A good sale to Bangkok. Visiting the rest of Southeast Asia is cheap from Bangkok due to the numerous low cost carriers (AirAsia, Nok etc) base in there.
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample with American
- December 2nd – 9th
- American: Valid for travel on the outbound until December 7th or January 10th, 2015 – April 15th, 2015 for Monday through Thursday departures departures. Availability is limited in 2014. Must purchase at least 3 days in advance of departure
- United: Valid for travel on the outbound until November 30th or January 10th, 2015 – April 15th, 2015 for Sunday through Thursday departures departures. Availability is limited in 2014. Must purchase at least 3 days in advance of departure
- Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.
How to Search for Availability:
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: LAX
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: aa aa
- Destination: BKK
- Return Advanced Routing Code: aa aa
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- (For United availability, replace aa aa with ua ua on the Advanced Routing Code fields)
- 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
(For American flyers, you can also route via Hong Kong on AA’s 77W service. To find availability, on the outbound advanced routing code field, use dfw hkg. On the return routing code field, use hkg dfw.)
- American: Q
- United: K
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- LAX – NRT (Tokyo) – BKK (Bangkok) – NRT – LAX.
- For American – the segments between Tokyo and Bangkok will be operated by Japan Airlines
- For United – the segments between Tokyo and Bangkok will be operated by All Nippon Airways
- American: Two permitted in the United States for $100 each
- United: Two permitted at $100 each. None in Guam.
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
Global Premier Upgrade Fare (for United 1K and GS members):
- W Class
- 16,652 miles or 4.7 cents per mile
How to Book:
- Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search. Make sure you enter “American” or “United” on the Airline textbox in the Advanced Flight Options section
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- Currency: Thai Bhat (THB). $1USD = 32.66 THB
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