LAX or SFO to New Delhi, India $493-$513 April-May China Southern

SkyTeam Alliance member China Southern has California to New Delhi, India flights on sale for $493 round trip from San Francisco and $513 from Los Angeles for travel in late April and May. These one-stop flights do not even require a long layover in China, which may be desirable or undesirable depending on how you feel about 20 hours of flight time in economy class with only a short break between flights.

The itineraries I show below are minimum travel dates with only one week in India. These tickets can be booked for several weeks in India.

China Southern Airlines  San Francisco SFO – Guangzhou CAN – New Delhi DEL – CAN – SFO

Orbitz.com $492.77 round trip  Mon April 29 – Wed May 8

China Southern Airlines  Los Angeles LAX – Guangzhou CAN – New Delhi DEL – CAN – LAX

$512.73 round trip  Tue May 7 – Fri May 17

The long haul California to China flight segment books in CZ Economy T with limited 25% to 40% miles in only a few programs, while the China to India flight segment in CZ economy K earns 100% miles in several programs.

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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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