Great fare drop for Los Angeles LAX – BOM Bombay, India route with prices as low as $835 to about $865 for many dates during most months into December 2015. Star Alliance seems to be the lead airlines for these discount rates.
$834.07 United Airlines K booking class Sunday May 5 – Wednesday May 27
Los Angeles LAX – Newark EWR – Mumbai BOM 10,260 miles.
That 7,800 mile flight to Mumbai sounds painful in economy.
Return on Swiss Airlines all the way from Mumbai to Los Angeles via Zurich.
Mumbai BOM – Zurich ZRH – Los Angeles LAX 10,006 miles.
These rates in the low to mid $800s are lower than average fare for travel to Mumbai. Wide availability makes this a good deal.
San Francisco SFO – BOM Mumbai airfare is about $100 higher until November when fare drops to uniform $840. LAX departures drop a month earlier for October departures at $840.
Los Angeles LAX – DEL New Delhi, India about $25 to $100 more on Asiana, United and other airlines.