Adding a Free Domestic Roundtrip to an American International Award

In the discussion of American’s new one-way awards with stopovers permitted in international gateway cities, a Flyertalk member pointed out that members living in gateway cities can book themselves a free domestic roundtrip when booking an international roundtrip.

If you live in New York and are booking a roundtrip to Tokyo, why not also book yourself a trip to Miami as well?

From the Flyertalk post:

Here’s what I was thinking of doing:
Newark – Jackson Hole ($219 in Y / Purchased Ticket)
Jackson Hole – Newark (F Award Ticket #1)
New York – Hong Kong (F Award Ticket #1)
Hong Kong – New York (F Award Ticket #2)
New York (LaGuardia) – Eagle, CO (F Award Ticket #2)
Eagle, CO – New York ($219 in Y / Purchased Ticket)

About Gary Leff

Gary Leff is one of the foremost experts in the field of miles, points, and frequent business travel - a topic he has covered since 2002. Co-founder of frequent flyer community, emcee of the Freddie Awards, and named one of the "World's Top Travel Experts" by Conde' Nast Traveler (2010-Present) Gary has been a guest on most major news media, profiled in several top print publications, and published broadly on the topic of consumer loyalty. More About Gary »

More articles by Gary Leff »

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.