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What is your cheapest flights?
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Hello,

I would like to ask You what have got a cheapest flights with all tax and where?

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Newark-Brussels late June/early July $360 tax included.
Baltimore-Copenhagen, Easter $350 tax included.
Bern-Vienna, July 2CHF tax included.
Dulles-Stavanger, October $250 tax included.

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god i love how cheap it is to fly between europe and america. wish it were cheap from australia somehwere other than new zealand

I am leaving from Australia with $5000 for 26 days
Leighton Buzzard, Bucharest, Deva, Sighişoara, Braşov, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Banja Luka, Mostar, Sarajevo, Neum, Split, London
Requesting help with Transport, Hostels, Nightlife, Sights

1992 – England and Wales
2002 – Papua New Guinea
2008 – Bali
2009 – USA and Canada
2010 – USA
2011 – New Zealand
2012 – Europe and USA

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Elly, these might interest you: http://www.skyscanne… and http://www.whichbudg…

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Don wrote:
Newark-Brussels late June/early July $360 tax included.
Baltimore-Copenhagen, Easter $350 tax included.
Bern-Vienna, July 2CHF tax included.
Dulles-Stavanger, October $250 tax included.

round trip?

I am leaving from San Francisco,CA with $2750 for 29 days
London, Dublin, London, Amsterdam, Bruges, Antwerp, Prague, Munich, Venice, Rome, Barcelona, Paris, London
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Yes, round trip.

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Can you refer me to the website you used?

I am leaving from San Francisco,CA with $2750 for 29 days
London, Dublin, London, Amsterdam, Bruges, Antwerp, Prague, Munich, Venice, Rome, Barcelona, Paris, London
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Or was it blind luck through hunting and pecking?

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London, Dublin, London, Amsterdam, Bruges, Antwerp, Prague, Munich, Venice, Rome, Barcelona, Paris, London
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Blind luck through hunting and pecking. The closest things I’ve seen lately are from Airfarewatchdog. Sometimes I tip them —like SEA-MAN back in May for $454 r/t total on Icelandair, and yesterday’s tip I gave them about NYC-PAR for $484 on XL—which I kept digging and found for less and posted here on this forum for fellow Eurotrippers; but more often they tip me, and I post their very best here on Eurotrip.

1. Be flexible, and know how seasons affect airfares on your route(s).
2. Sign up for fare alerts with Travelzoo, Farecompare, Airfarewatchdog, and/or Bing Travel.
3. Check the tips and strategies here in our new user thread at the top of this, Cheap Flights, forum.
4. Act fast when a brilliant fare pops up.

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Yeah I’m constantly lurking discount airfare sites especially around early spring/mid fall, just never seen anything that low. I’ll look into those new sites and hope for some luck to get across the Atlantic cheap

I am leaving from San Francisco,CA with $2750 for 29 days
London, Dublin, London, Amsterdam, Bruges, Antwerp, Prague, Munich, Venice, Rome, Barcelona, Paris, London
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anyone know how to find cheap business class tickets Wink

I am leaving from Australia with $5000 for 26 days
Leighton Buzzard, Bucharest, Deva, Sighişoara, Braşov, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Banja Luka, Mostar, Sarajevo, Neum, Split, London
Requesting help with Transport, Hostels, Nightlife, Sights

1992 – England and Wales
2002 – Papua New Guinea
2008 – Bali
2009 – USA and Canada
2010 – USA
2011 – New Zealand
2012 – Europe and USA

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@elly, it depends on your route(s). Airlines do occasionally put biz class on sale, but it’s still never as cheap as economy class. You can sign up for alerts directly with the airlines serving your routes. Using miles is often a good strategy, as some airlines allow upgrades from certain economy-classes if you have enough miles to add to the price. Also consider economy extra which can also go on sale, and can usually be upgraded with less miles than biz class. SAS—which I know don’t serve Australia, but just as an example—allow upgrades to it’s economy extra for 10,000 miles, and it’s a very good economy extra product (unlike their Star Alliance partner United which doesn’t offer much extra in their, uh, economy extra). If it’s just legroom you’re after, then paying a supplement for en exit row is probably the cheapest way to get more room in front of your airline seat.

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Try Screw The Airlines.

It’s where I get some travel tips to save on budget with all those airlines. Smile Hope that would help you.

Being a bargain traveler has a lot of advantages Smile

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i managed to find flight incl an economy for less than $3000 $599 MEL-SING, $2364 SIN-LON via dubai first leg economy, 2nd leg business

im with virgin for my points, i only have enough points for domestic travel, but i am wanting to save up for a return trip somehwhere. wish i was flying v australia to LA, but could get cheap enough fares when we were buying Frown

I am leaving from Australia with $5000 for 26 days
Leighton Buzzard, Bucharest, Deva, Sighişoara, Braşov, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Banja Luka, Mostar, Sarajevo, Neum, Split, London
Requesting help with Transport, Hostels, Nightlife, Sights

1992 – England and Wales
2002 – Papua New Guinea
2008 – Bali
2009 – USA and Canada
2010 – USA
2011 – New Zealand
2012 – Europe and USA

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My some cheapest was (all round trip):
London – New York 220 euro
Kaunas – Paris 10 euro
Bremen – Palma de Mallorca 2 euro

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My best airfare to date has to be on United last May-June IAD-LHR, CDG-IAD for $496 all incl. Booked it on Thursday and left that Sunday, but had been watching it at that price for 2 mos prior. ROMIAD would have been $20 less at $476. Kicker was that we got bumped to Economy Plus on the outbound and then they rearranged those in Econ Plus so that dd and I had a 3 seat row to ourselves. Wonderful!! No such fares to be found this year and I’ve been looking!!

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Roundtrip Pittsburgh, Pa – Madrid $656 September 2009

I am leaving from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with $1300 for 15 days
Paris, Prague, Vienna, Bratislava, Salzburg, Munich, Heidelberg, Berlin, Paris