There is a little fare war happening in Houston today with United fares in the upper $500s to Barcelona and Madrid and American/British Airways fares to several cities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland posted at upper $500s/low $600s for travel October to early December. AA/BA also have Sweden and Denmark on sale in upper $500s and United has Helsinki, Finland on sale.
Update 6:30am Fri Aug 12: A similar fare war is happening in Denver with United fares to Barcelona and Spain in $540s and American fares in $560s to Austria and Germany on sale. Scandinavia and Switzerland are not on sale from Denver.
United Airlines have only Barcelona and Madrid on sale in Spain.
- Houston – Barcelona $579-$586 Oct 4 – Dec 9 most dates
- Houston – Madrid $583 – $593 Oct 4 – Dec 9 about 75% dates.
- Momondo.com meta-search shows OTA fares for these routes in $480s.
United Airlines also has Houston to Helsinki Finland on sale.
- Houston – Helsinki $609 – $637 Oct 1 – Dec 12
United Airlines Houston IAH – Newark EWR – Barcelona BCN
American Airlines/British Airways have several cities in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Denmark and Sweden on sale
Houston – Copenhagen $593 Oct 1 – Dec 12; $663 Aug 28 – Sep 30.
American Airlines Houston IAH – Philadelphia PHL – Munich MUC – Philadelphia PHL – Houston IAH
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