Jun252015

Fare Alert Norwegian $337.50 Oakland to Stockholm Oct 2015

Norwegian Airlines will fly you from Oakland, California nonstop to Stockholm, Sweden and back again for $337.50 all-in. Add another $84 for a checked bag and $84 for a seat assignment and $84 if you want hot food during the flight. All passengers enjoy free Wi-Fi during the flight and all the regular comforts of an economy class seat on a 10-hour nonstop flight aboard a Boeing 787-800 Dreamliner aircraft.

California to Europe doesn’t get any cheaper than this without a mistake fare.

OAK-ARN $338 Norwegian Oct15

Norwegian Air fare calendar for OAK-ARN Stockholm, Sweden

OAK-ARN October 12, 14, 21 = $162.000

ARN-OAK October 30 = $175.50

Round trip ticket price = $337.50

You are allowed one 10kg/22lb carry-on and a small personal item free of charge. Bring your own food, and take your chances with a seat assignment and the total fare is $337.50 round trip to Stockholm. Add on fees kill the best deals on Norwegian, if you need them.

  1. One checked bag = $42 each way. $84 round trip.
  2. Pre-ordered Hot meal for flight = $42 each way.
  3. Seat Assignment = $42 each way.

Any of these three add-on services cost an additional $84 to $337.50 ticket price. Take them all and the $337.50 ticket becomes a $589.50 ticket price. Still a good deal, but not a great deal. United and Star Alliance airlines had tickets around $610 for this route from San Francisco to Stockholm in mid-April, even for dates in July 2015.

It might be worth $84 for a window or aisle seat. At worst, you are stuck in the middle seat for a 10-hour flight, if you choose to take your chances.

United Airlines $782 San Francisco to Stockholm, Sweden August 22- October 22 departures.

United Airlines has San Francisco to Stockholm route on sale and a lower price than anywhere else in Europe for tickets purchased today at $782 round trip. This fare is available for flight departures beginning August 22 with nearly every date at $782 through October 22. These are mostly routes with United operated flights, with SAS included in some routings.

If you don’t want to fly Norwegian Airlines nonstop on a lower fare.

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Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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