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A good sale to Bangkok. The mainland Chinese and Philippine Airlines have this for slightly cheaper, but we would pay extra to avoid transiting in China or Manila.
This pending ban on street food in Bangkok makes us sad.
Here are some practical travel tips to Bangkok, Thailand.
Sample Travel Date:
- September 7th – 14th
- 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 on the outbound from late August – early December for Monday through Thursday departures and returns. Must purchase at least 1 day 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: SFO
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: nh+ /f bc=k
- Destination: BKK
- Return Advanced Routing Code: nh+ /f bc=k
- (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)
- 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.
- SFO – NRT (Tokyo – Narita) – BKK (Bangkok) – NRT – SFO
- Two permitted for $100 each.
- How to Take Advantage of a Stopover
All Nippon Airways is a member of the Star Alliance Alliance and United partner. Mileage earning with United is as follows:
- Miles Flown: 15,992 miles or 3.6 cents per mile
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 15,992 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 3,998 miles
How to Book:
- Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search.
- Priceline’s risk free 24 hour cancellation policy here.
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- Visa: US Citizens – not required. Other nationals, check the TIMATIC Visa Database
- Currency: Thai Bhat (THB). $1USD = 34.36 THB
Tips for saving when using credit cards at international destinations:
- No Foreign Transaction Fee Credit Cards to save on international purchases
- Don’t get hit with Dynamic Currency Conversion
- Get your taxes refunded when shopping
- How to Avoid International Data Roaming Charges
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