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A good sale between Chicago and Denver
The $118 fare is the regular fare which allows for normal size carry-on and personal item in addition to advanced seat assignment.
American also have a $48 fare but that is a Basic Economy fare. American Basic Economy fares do not include advance seat assignments, changes, cancellations and boards last.
What is The Shorthaul? It is our irregular feature of deals under $200 and 3,000 miles roundtrip.
Sample Travel Date:
- February 6th – 9th, 2021
- Valid for travel from September – early December or January 2021 – early February 2021. Must purchase at least 7 days in advance of departure
How to Search for Availability:
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: ORD
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code:
- Textbox 1: aa
- Textbox 2:
- This is instructing ITA to search for the Basic Economy fare. Use those dates on Priceline and you will be provided with an option to upgrade to the regular economy fare
- Destination: DEN
- Return Advanced Routing Code:
- Textbox 1: aa
- Textbox 2:
- (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
- The ITA search page should be like below when all values are inputted
- You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions in the “How to Buy” section below.
Elite Qualifying Dollars:
- ORD – DEN (Denver) – ORD
- Miles Flown: 1,770 miles
- Elite Qualifying Miles: 1,770 miles
- Redeemable Miles: 490 miles
How to Buy:
- Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search
- Select the $48 fare from the search results and you will be presented with the option to upgrade to a regular fare for $70 more (or $118 total roundtrip). The regular fare with advance seat assignment and normal size carry-on included
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