United is attacking Delta and American’s fares to Australia. We found availability to:
- Sydney [SYD] – $828
- Melbourne [MEL] – $816
We found availability from:
- Seattle [SEA]
- Dallas [DFW]
- Phoenix [PHX]
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample from Seattle to Sydney
- September 19th – 26th
- Valid for travel on the outbound from September – early December for Monday through Thursday departure and returns. Must purchase at least 14 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: SEA
- For availability from other cities, replace SEA with airport code listed above
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: lax,sfo
- Destination: SYD
- For Melbourne availability, replace SYD with MEL on the Destination field:
- Return Advanced Routing Code: lax,sfo
- (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay “5-12” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
- Departing from: SEA
- 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.
- L and G
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- SEA – SFO (San Francisco) – SYD (Sydney) – SFO – SEA
- Not permitted
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Global Premier Upgrade Fare (for United 1K and GS members):
- W Class
- Miles Flown: 16,198 miles or 5.1 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 16,198 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 3,000 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 “United” on the Airline textbox under the Advanced Options section of the form.
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- Currency: Australian Dollar (AUD). $1USD = 1.33 AUD
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