A good sale to Johannesburg. Availability is limited. ITA will price this at $820 or $830, but using those dates on Priceline should price around $764.
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample from Los Angeles
- November 21st – 29th
- Valid for travel on the outbound until early December or January, 2017 – May, 2017. 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 San Francisco availability, replace LAX with SFO on the Departing from: field
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: vs+ /f bc=O
- That’s the letter O and not number zero
- Destination: JNB
- Return Advanced Routing Code: vs+ /f bc=O
- (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: LAX
- 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.
- LAX – LHR (London) – JNB (Johannesburg) – LHR – LAX
- Two permitted for free
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
Virgin is a a Delta partner. Mileage earning with Delta is as follows:
- Miles Flown: 22,150 miles or 3.4 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 22,150 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 11,075 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 “Virgin Atlantic” on the Airline textbox under the Advanced Options section of the form.
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- Currency: South African Rand (ZAR). $1USD = 13.62 ZAR
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