Delta and its partners KLM and Air France are running a one day sale to Nairobi. Here are the cities on sale.
- New York [NYC] – $698
- Washington D.C. [IAD] – $736
- Boston [BOS] – $673
- Detroit [DTW] – $798
- Chicago [ORD] – $748
- Minneapolis [MSP] – $898
- Seattle [SEA] – $878
- Portland [PDX] – $898
- San Francisco [SFO] – $848
- Los Angeles [LAX] – $848
- Dallas [DFW] – $770
- Houston [IAH] – $699
- Miami [MIA] – $756
- Atlanta [ATL] – $798
For those in Delta hubs, these fares are fantastic. And all these are one stop service.
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample from New York
- January 19th – 26th, 2015
- Valid for travel on the outbound from January 12th, 2015 – March 26th, 2015. Must purchase by December 10th (TODAY)
- 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: NYC
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: ams
- Destination: NBO
- Return Advanced Routing Code: ams
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- (For availability from other cities, replace NYC with airport code from above 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:
- NYC: $556
- Other Cities: A little more
- JFK – AMS (Amsterdam) – NBO (Nairobi) – AMS – JFK. Some flights will be operated by KLM under Delta flight numbers.
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
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: 15,556 miles or 4.5 cents per mile
- 2015: 2,780 miles or a difference of 12,776 miles.
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- Currency: Kenyan Shilling – $1USD = 87.60 KES
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