Delta is having a VERY good sale to Tokyo from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland and Seattle.
- Portland [PDX]
- San Francisco [SFO]
- Los Angeles [LAX]
- Seattle [SEA]
All the flights seem to go to HND (Tokyo – Haneda), the airport closer to the city than NRT (Tokyo – Narita), which is further out.
Update 3/18/2015 @ 1:05PM Eastern – Los Angeles ($718), Portland (over $1,000) and Seattle (over $1,000) are gone. Only San Francisco is now in $615.
Update 3/18/2015 @ 1:35PM Eastern – United is matching this fare out of Portland and Seattle. Search criteria updated below.
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample from Los Angeles
- April 13th – 21st
- Valid for travel on the outbound from March 31st – May 31st for Sunday through Thursday departures with a 5 day minimum stay. Must purchase at least 7 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: dl+ /f bc=v
- Destination: TYO
- Return Advanced Routing Code: dl+ /f bc=v
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- (For other cities, replace LAX with airport code from top of post)
- (For United availability, replace “dl+ /f bc=v” with “ua+ /f bc=k” without the quotes in the Advanced Routing Code fields. United availability is only out of Seattle and Portland)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “5-12” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
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Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- LAX – SEA (Seattle) – HND (Haneda) – SEA – LAX
- Two permitted for $100 each in the United States
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 11,484 miles or 5.4 cents per mile
- Base Redeemable Miles: 2,575 miles
Unless you are a Delta frequent flyer, you would earn more redeemable miles crediting this to Alaska Airlines if you take a routing that is 100% operated by Delta with Delta flight numbers. You will earn 50% mileage or 5,742 miles when crediting to Alaska with this routing. Mileage accrual will vary depending on routing.
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