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
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.
- Loyalty Traveler – Fare Alert $376 Delta SFO to Dublin (May 13, 2016).
- Loyalty Traveler – Fare Alert SkyTeam Denver, Cleveland, Houston, IAD, SFO to Dublin, Istanbul or Moscow $376 to $518 (May 13, 2016).
- Loyalty Traveler – United EWR and ATL to Dublin, Rome, Athens low $532-$696 fares to Europe (May 13, 2016).