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A good sale to the Mexican beach town of Huatulco or Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo. Huatuclo and Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo are normally expensive to get to – rarely is it under $500 from the East Coast.
Huatulco is $264 while Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo is $280.
Mexico 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
Sample Travel Date:
- Sample to Huatulco
- April 21st – 26th
- 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 mid-June. Availability is limited. Must purchase at least 3 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: IAD
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: mex
- Destination: HUX
- For Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo availability, replace HUX with ZIH on the Destination field.
- Return Advanced Routing Code: mex
- (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.
- IAD – MEX (Mexico) – HUX (Huatulco) – MEX – IAD
- Not permitted
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Aeromexico is a member of the SkyTeam Alliance and Delta partner. Mileage earning with Delta is as follows:
- Miles Flown: 4,354 miles or 6.0 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 4,354 miles
- Base Redeemable Miles: 2,177 miles
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- Currency: Mexican Peso (MXN) – $1USD = 18.99 MXN
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