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United is attacking American’s fares to the Guanacaste province of Costa Rica. We found availability from:
- Philadelphia [PHL] -$290
- Dallas [DFW] – $290
- Phoenix [PHX] – $306
- Charlotte [CLT] – $288
Costa Rica is one of the countries with active cases of Zika virus transmission. Please read up on it at the Center for Disease Control if you are planning to go.
Update 2/14/2017 @ 1:50PM Eastern – fare gone
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample from Philadelphia
- March 15th – 22nd
- This is just ONE SAMPLE travel date, for more availability, please follow the “Fare Availability” and “How to Search for Availability” instructions below
- Valid for travel until March. Availability is limited. Must purchase at least 21 days in advance of departure
- Dallas available until May.
- 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: PHL
- For availability from other cities, replace PHL with airport code listed above
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: ua+ /-overnight
- Destination: LIR
- Return Advanced Routing Code: ua+ /-overnight
- (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)
- Departing from: PHL
- 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:
- PHL – IAH (Houston) – LIR (Liberia) – IAH – PHL
- Not permitted
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
- Miles Flown: 5,604 miles or 5.2 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 5,604 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 800 miles
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- Currency: Costa Rican Colon (CRC). $1USD = 559 CRC
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