Fare Alert: $255 Roundtrip to Europe (!) on oneworld Airlines Finnair and Iberia

Currently flights are available from New York, Chicago, Boston and San Francisco to Paris, Rome, Barcelona, Amsterdam and Madrid starting at just $255 roundtrip. These were flagged by NotiFlyr and appear to be available on American Airlines joint venture partners Iberia and Finnair as well as codeshare travel on American.

Here’s a sample of New York – Paris for $255.

This is less than $4 in each direction, with a $130 surcharge.

Key details of fare basis OLX8I7B5:

  • Outbound travel permitted Sunday through Wednesday, return travel Tuesday through Friday
  • 28 day advance purchase
  • 7 day minimum trip
  • $275 change fee

These are basic economy fares so don’t include free checked bags and seat assignments aren’t free until check-in. Fares are generally available January – April and September – December.

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  1. @FamTaYul, Gary and TPG does this all the time, giving flight alerts and not disclosing the basic economy part in the title. If it was, neither you nor I would click it. It’s called click-bate and both fell for it.

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