LAX Fare War Oneworld $441 Frankfurt, Star Alliance $489 Spain

Madrid with Star Alliance

A minor LAX fare war between Oneworld and Star Alliance sees Madrid and some other cities across Spain at $520 and lower for round trip flights with United, Lufthansa, Swiss and partners for travel Feb-early May and resuming in mid-August. OTA links have fares around $489, possibly even lower. online travel agency ticket

LAX – Newark EWR – Lisbon LIS – Bilbao BIO – Frankfurt FRA – LAX

$488.96 round trip  Mon Mar 5 – Tue Mar 13

LAX-BIO $489 Star-ota Mar5-13

Frankfurt with Oneworld

Frankfurt is the main destination I see on sale at below average prices with Oneworld. Same Feb-May time frame with Google Flights showing $540, but British Airways AARP discount reduces the Frankfurt fare closer to $441.

British Airways AARP Discount ticket (booking site link)

Los Angeles LAX – Dallas DFW – Frankfurt FRA – DFW – LAX

$441.54 round trip  Mon Feb 5 – Tue Feb 13 

(Google Flights sows $540 fares for these dates).

LAX-FRA $442 BA-AARP Feb5-13

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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 in 2008.

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