Dec182016

Vancouver YVR to Nassau, Bahamas $817 AA Business-I

Vancouver YVR has lower American Airlines Business Class fares to many islands in the Caribbean than prices from Seattle. Vancouver to Nassau, Bahamas is $1,090 CAD or $817 USD round trip compared to over $1,300 round trip from Seattle to Bahamas. These $817 round trip ticket prices are widely available from January to October 2017.

Aruba, Jamaica and San Juan, Puerto Rico are all priced under $1,000 USD round trip from Vancouver for American Airlines Business Class.

This is another fare with potential to earn British Airways Executive Club Tier Points at a low rate with North America flights. The routing to seek out is an itinerary with LAX-MIA-LAX for 280 Tier Points.

American Airlines   Vancouver YVR – Los Angeles LAX – Miami MIA – Nassau NAS – Miami MIA – LAX – YVR

$817.02 USD ($1,089.61 CAD)  Sat March 11 – Fri March 17

YVR-NAS $817 AA-I Mar11-17

British Airways Executive Club Tier Points and Avios Calculator.

  • YVR – LAX earns 40 Tier Points.
  • LAX – MIA earns 140 Tier Points.
  • MIA – NAS earns 40 Tier Points.
  • NAS – MIA earns 40 Tier Points.
  • MIA – LAX earns 140 Tier Points.
  • LAX – YVR earns 40 Tier Points.
  • Total = 440 Tier Points on $817 AA Business Class ticket.
  • $1.86 Tier Point.

Spending less than $2 per Tier Point means you can earn mid-level Executive Club Silver elite, equivalent to AAdvantage Platinum 50,000 EQM / $6,000 EQD for around $1,200. With 440 Tier Points, you are only 160 points and 4 British Airways flights away from 600 Tier Points for BA Silver.

 

 

 

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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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