United is putting Spain on sale for Summer travel.
Miss our 6 cents per mile criterion by a little bit, but for Summer travel, this is really good.
Update 6/18/2016 @ 7:05AM Eastern – fare gone
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample to Barcelona
- July 7th – 15th
- Valid for travel on the outbound until early December or January, 2017 – April, 2017. Availability is limited. Must purchase at least 90 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: PDX
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: ua+ /f bc=K
- Destination: BCN
- For Madrid availability, replace MAD with BCN on the Destination: field
- Return Advanced Routing Code: ua+ /f bc=K
- (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:
- PDX – IAD (Washington D.C.) – BCN (Barcelona) – IAD – PDX
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
Global Premier Upgrade Fare (for United 1K and GS members):
- W Class
- Miles Flown: 12,734 miles
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 12,734 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 5,183 miles
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- Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search. Make sure you enter “United” on the Airline textbox under the Advanced Options section of the form.
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