A good sale to/from Chicago for Fall travel.
What is The Shorthaul? It is our irregular feature of deals under $200 and 3,000 miles roundtrip.
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample with American
- October 10th – 13th
- Valid for travel on from late August – early December for Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday departures. Must purchase at least 21 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: DCA
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: aa
- Destination: ORD
- Return Advanced Routing Code: aa
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- (For US Airways availability, replace aa with us on the Advanced Routing Code fields)
- (For United availability, replace aa with ua on the Advanced Routing Code fields)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “3-10” (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
- American / US Airways: O
- United: N
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- DCA – ORD (Chicago) – DCA
- Miles Flown: 1,220 miles
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 1,220 miles
- Base Redeemable Miles: 1,220 miles
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 “US Airways” or “United” on the Airline textbox in the Advanced Flight Options section
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