May132016

Delta and United low fare war to Europe today is real deal $300s to $600s round trip

Wake up. Today is one of those days with a low fare war between Delta and United to Europe for travel November to March 2017. The story so far is Delta dropped fares to Dublin to $300s from Washington IAD and San Francisco SFO, with Moscow and Istanbul in $400s. United has fares like Seattle to Dublin $523 or Seattle to Barcelona $601, United has Atlanta to Paris $656. Dozens of other cities in Europe are priced in the $600s round trip. This fare war is happening in a number of USA markets.

Delta low fare airports:

  • Washington IAD,
  • San Francisco SFO,
  • Houston IAH,
  • Denver DEN,
  • Cleveland CLE,
  • Seattle SEA

There are probably more airports I have not found yet. Readers might help out by leaving a comment on other low fare airports in today’s sale.

United low fare airports:

  • Atlanta ATL
  • Detroit DTW
  • Minneapolis MSP
  • Newark EWR
  • Seattle SEA

Typical fares from these airports is Dublin, Ireland is $320 from IAD, $380 from SFO and low $500s from Atlanta or Minneapolis or Denver.

United Airlines Seattle SEA – Barcelona BCN

$600.86  Wed Nov 9 – Wed Nov 16

Google Flights SEA-BCN $601 UA

I became aware of this sale around 8:30am Pacific when I found San Francisco to Dublin on Delta for $376 round trip.

No telling how long it will last, but probably not through this Friday the 13th.

About Ric Garrido

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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