A good sale to Germany. You can also fly Luftansa nonstop for $580, but that will not earn any miles. We are showing you an United routing that will earn some miles. If you want the Lufthansa nonstop instead, instructions is also provided below.
Sample Travel Date:
- November 28th – December 5th
- Valid for travel on the outbound from late November – early December. A 7 day minimum stay is required. 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: ORD
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: o:ua+ /f bc=K
- For Lufthansa availability, replace o:ua+ /f bc=k with lh on both the Outbound and Return Advanced Routing Code fields
- Destination: FRA
- Return Advanced Routing Code: o: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:
- SEA – IAD (Washington D.C.) – FRA (Frankfurt) – EWR (Newark) – SEA. If you want miles, select the United operated flights (not just United flights numbers). Lufthansa operated flights will earn zero miles with United.
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
Global Premier Upgrade Fare (for United 1K and GS members):
- W Class
- Miles Flown: 12,617 miles or 4.7 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 12,617 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 2,210 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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