American and United is matching Delta’s fare from last night.
Thanks Kelly for the AA tip and Simon for the United tip.
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample on American
- April 11th – 18th
- Valid for travel on the outbound until May for Monday through Thursday departures and returns. Availability best in April. Must purchase at least 3 days in advance of departure and by February 21st
- 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: aa+ /f bc=Q
- For United availability, replace aa+ /f bc=Q with ua+ /f bc=k on the Outbound and Return Advanced Routing Code fields
- Destination: TYO
- Return Advanced Routing Code: aa+ /f bc=Q
- (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.
- American: Q
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- LAX – HND (Haneda) – LAX
- American: Not permitted
- United: Two permitted for $100 each.
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
Global Premier Upgrade Fare (for United 1K and GS members):
- W Class
- Miles Flown: 10,944 miles or 3.9 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 10,944 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 10,944 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 “United” on the Airline textbox under the Advanced Options section of the form. Priceline’s risk free 24 hour cancellation policy here.
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