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A good sale to San Jose.
The $458 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 $378 fare but that is a Basic Economy fare. American Basic Economy fares do not allow for any advanced seat assignment, changes, cancellations and boards last.
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Sample Travel Date:
- February 1st – 6th, 2023
- 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 from late January 2023 – May 2023. Availability is limited. Must purchase at least 14 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:
- This is just to search for availability. To buy your tickets, scroll down to “How to Buy” section of this post
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: PHX
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code:
- Textbox 1: aa aa
- Textbox 2: -overnight
- This is instructing ITA to search for the Basic Economy fare. Use those dates on American and you will be presented with an option to upgrade to a regular economy fare.
- Destination: SJO
- Return Advanced Routing Code:
- Textbox 1: aa aa
- Textbox 2: -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)
- 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.
- PHX- DFW (Dallas) – SJO (San Jose) – DFW – PHX
- Not permitted
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- Miles Flown: 5,290 miles
- Loyalty Points: 1,590 points
- Redeemable Miles: 1,590 miles
How to Buy:
- Book on American with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search.
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