United and Star Alliance have put many cities in Europe on sale this week for October travel. Deals to Germany, Switzerland and Austria have been available from LAX for nearly a week and now San Francisco sees some limited European deals for October travel with ticket prices as low as $445 to Vienna and $519 to Berlin. These are ticket prices through Momondo.com meta-search for online travel agency deals. The airline websites have these posted around $504 for Vienna and $605 for Berlin.
Momondo.com meta-search of OTA sites.
CitiAir.com United Airlines
San Francisco SFO – Washington IAD – Brussels BRU – Berlin TXL – Newark EWR – SFO
United/Austrian Momondo.com search
San Francisco SFO – Chicago ORD (UA) – Vienna, Austria (Austrian) – ORD (Austrian) – SFO (UA)
$445.36 round trip Mon Oct 3 – Wed Oct 12
Loyalty Traveler – Fare Alert 9 cities $514-$611 United/Star Alliance LAX to Germany Oct-March (Aug 13).
Los Angeles has a much more extensive sale to Germany, Austria and Switzerland.