Dec162016

All Alliances Boston $328-$395 to Spain or Geneva Jan-June

This is a good week for late spring and summer travel discount economy class tickets to Europe from places all around the USA. Boston, New York and Miami all have fares in the $300s to Europe for at least Jan-March travel and most low fare destinations are on sale through end of May. There are also some peak summer June-July-early August fares in the $500s from several airports around the country. These are real deals for major alliance airline tickets to Europe.

Boston to many cities in Spain are deeply discounted tickets today with all three alliances: AA/Oneworld, Delta/SkyTeam and United Star Alliance.

Prices start in $380s and $390s on airline’s own websites for departures into May 2017. Geneva, Switzerland is also on sale from $378-$394 with choice of Star Alliance airlines Air Canada, Swiss and United. American/Oneworld tickets with Iberia or British Airways start at $409 and Delta/SkyTeam tickets start at $438.

Prices through some online travel agencies found in Momondo.com and Skyscanner searches offer ticket prices starting around $328 round trip for Geneva with Air Canada.

Geneva, Switzerland GVA $328 – $438

Spain

Barcelona, Spain BCN $364 – $415

Madrid MAD $381 – $405

Alicante ALC $398 – $428

Ibiza IBZ $394 – $418

Palma de Mallorca PMI $395 – $418

Bilbao BIO $387 – $423

Vigo VGO $395 – $410

Malaga AGP $434 – $458

Tenerife, Canary Islands TFN $393 – $410

United Airlines ticket for Swiss flights outbound and Air Canada flights inbound

Boston BOS – Zurich ZRH – Geneva GVA – Montreal YUL – Boston BOS

$393.66 round trip UA economy K class   Sat Feb 4 – Sun Feb 12

BOS-GVA $394 UA Feb4-12

 

TravelMerry.com online travel agency ticket for Air Canada flights on same dates saves $50.

Air Canada  Boston BOS – Montreal YUL – Geneva GVA – Montreal YUL – Boston BOS

$327.86 round trip   Sat Feb 4 – Sun Feb 12

BOS-GVA $328 AC-ota Feb4-12

 

Spain

While Geneva in winter might be desirable, Spain in May can be delightful.

All three alliances have many cities in Spain priced in upper $300s/low $400s January to May.

Boston to Barcelona $415 AA, $420 Lufthansa, $457 Air France  Friday May 26 – Mon June 5

BOS-BCN $415 AA May26-Jun5

This is one of the latest dates with low fares before they rise in June.

These May 26-June 5 dates price as low as $364 round trip with Air Canada/Lufthansa through TravelMerry OTA site on Momondo.com and $374 for TravelMerry on Skyscanner.com. You should compare both meta-search sites since sometimes it is Skyscanner with lower prices than Momondo.

Lufthansa outbound: Fri May 26 Boston BOS – Munich MUC – Barcelona BCN

Air Canada inbound: Mon June 5 Barcelona BCN – Montreal YUL – Boston BOS

$364.06 round trip  TravelMerry OTA ticket (Momondo search) 

BOS-BCN $364 LH-AC-Mota May26-Jun5

Loyalty Traveler curated Airfare Deals and Google Flights and Kayak Explore tutorials.

 

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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