An interesting fare seen on FlyerTalk Mileage Runs caught my eye today. United Airlines and Avianca have Bogota BOG Colombia to Beijing PEK China at under $340 USD round trip. Bogota to Miami segments are Avianca Airlines and Miami to Newark EWR to Beijing are United-operated aircraft.
Departure dates for these low fares are around 16 dates in March and April at $340 to $360 USD round trip.
Avianca / United Airlines
Bogota BOG – Miami MIA – Newark EWR – Beijing PEK
1,137,740 Colombia Pesos ($339.83 USD)
Thursday March 3 – Monday March 7
674,300 COP = $201.40 USD base fare for calculating United Mileage Plus redeemable miles earned.
United Airlines ticket Bogota BOG – Beijing PEK = $339.83 USD round trip.
This would be a long way to travel in economy, but good EQM earnings.
Avianca U code earns 25% flight miles in United Airlines Mileage Plus as AV coded flights for BOG-MIA-BOG at 3,013 flight miles.
This $340 USD flight will earn over 16,500 EQM in Mileage Plus.