A VERY GOOD sale to Rome for Summer travel.
Big thanks to Nicole for the tip.
Update 2/4/2016 @ 5:15PM Eastern – also available to Venice, Athens, Istanbul, Budapest, Bucharest and Ljubljana for $563 – $742.
Update 2/4/2016 @ 6:44PM Eastern – fare gone
Sample Travel Date:
- June 20th – 27th
- Valid for travel from mid June – early August. All travel must be completed by August 22nd. Must purchase at least 28 days in advance
- 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: dl+ /f bc=x
- Destination: FCO
- Return Advanced Routing Code: dl+ /f bc=x
- (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.
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- SFO – MSP (Minneapolis) – FCO (Rome) – JFK (New York) – SFO
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
- Miles Flown: 13,312 miles or 5.7 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 13,312 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 3,155 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 6,656 miles when crediting to Alaska with this routing. Mileage accrual will vary depending on routing
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