A good sale to/from Houston. A connection in Phoenix is required for this price. The nonstop is about $90 more on United.
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample with United
- September 12th – 16th
- Valid for travel until early December. 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: SFO
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: ua+ /f bc=N
- For American availability, replace ua+ /f bc=N with aa+ /f bc=O on the Outbound and Return Advanced Routing Code fields. That’s the letter O and not number zero
- Destination: IAH
- Return Advanced Routing Code: ua+ /f bc=N
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- 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)
- Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
- How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage
You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions in the “How to Book” section below.
- United: N
- American: O
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- SFO – PHX (Phoenix) – IAH (Houston) – PHX – SFO
- Miles Flown: 3,320 miles or 5.5 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 3,320 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 632 miles
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