[FARE GONE] Delta – Starting $509: United States – Europe. Roundtrip, including all Taxes

Delta is putting a few cities in Europe on sale starting around $500. Most are in the $600s.

Here’s what we found:

  • Dublin [DUB]
  • Shannon [SNN]
  • Madrid [MAD]
  • Barcelona [BCN]
  • Lisbon [LIS]
  • Prague [PRG]
  • Budapest [BUD]
  • Athens [ATH]
  • There could be others, this is based on our quick check.

Not all of the above is available from every departure city. We checked availability from all The Flight Deal and Fare Deal Alert coverage cities, and these fares are available from them all. We believe this is a nationwide sale. So check your city for availability.

Thanks to Michael for the tip.

Update 4/27/2016 @ 10:35AM Eastern – Delta availability is gone. United and American has matched but probably will not last much longer. Post have been updated with search instructions for United and American.

Update 4/27/2016 @ 12:12PM Eastern – fare gone.

Sunset over the Grand Canal, Dublin, Ireland - Photo: Giuseppe Milo via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Sunset over the Grand Canal, Dublin, Ireland – Photo: Giuseppe Milo via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Sample Travel Date:

  • Sample from Los Angeles to Dublin on Delta
  • May 9th – 16th

Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel on the outbound until early May or late August – October. 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
      • For availability from other cities, replace LAX with your departure city’s airport code
    • Outbound Advanced Routing Code: dl+ /f bc=v
      • For United availability, replace dl+ /f bc=v with ua+ /f bc=k on both the Outbound and Return Advanced Routing Code fields
      • For American availability, replace dl+ /f bc=v with aa+ /f bc=Q on both the Outbound and Return Advanced Routing Code fields
    • Destination: DUB
      • For other destinations, replace DUB with cities listed above.
    • Return Advanced Routing Code: dl+ /f bc=v
    • (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.

Fare Class:

  • Delta: V
  • American: Q
  • United: K

Elite Qualifying Dollars:

  • $408 (Will vary by destination)


  • LAX – JFK (New York) – DUB (Dublin) – ATL (Atlanta) – LAX



  • Miles Flown: 11,505 miles or 4.4 cents per mile
  • Elite Qualifying Miles: 11,505 miles
  • Redeemable Miles: 2,040 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 “Delta” or “United” or “American” on the Airline textbox under the Advanced Options section of the form.





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Background Information:

  • Visa: US Citizens – not required. Other nationals, check the TIMATIC Visa Database
  • Currency: Check XE for currency of destination.

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Comments (2)

  • Alex 7 years ago Reply


    Thanks for all your work and great website. I have managed to get some great deals through it.

    Having said that, I am wondering what is the secret to finding out about the deals before they expire? For example, this round trip to Europe deal was expired by the time I got the newsletter email. What would you recommend?

    Any help would be greatly appreciated.


    The Flight Deal 7 years ago Reply

    @Alex – email is tough for fast moving deals such as this. it is sent out once a day, so regardless of when we do it, you’ll miss deals. our advice is to follow us on either twitter or facebook for more real time notifications of fast moving deals.

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