Airfare rates noted here include ALL fees, surcharges and taxes, based on an Atlanta departure. See a deal you love? Take Clark's advice: Buy the offer immediately and then figure out why you want to go there! Major airlines accept reservations 341 days in advance. The reference "no expiration of travel" on this page indicates that the last permitted day of travel is May 29, 2016. Naturally, we must make the following disclaimer*.
These HOT deals have no ticket-by date and could vanish at anytime. Act fast on a purchase!
- WOW! One-way rates of just $78 to Los Angeles are valid Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Add $10 for travel on other days. Start travel on or after August 25. Complete travel on or before November 18. Blackout dates: September 3, 4, 7, 8. Valid on American, nonstop.
- One-way rates to Long Beach, California are just $112 on trips completed on or before May 29, 2016. A 14-day advance purchase required. Travel any available day. No blackout dates! Valid on American via Phoenix.
- One-way rates of $136 to Salt Lake City require a 14-day advance purchase notice. Travel any available day. Complete travel on or before May 29, 2016.
No blackout dates! Valid on American via Dallas or Phoenix. One stopover permitted and may not exceed six hours.
- Rates of $143 each way to Colorado Springs are valid on any available day of the week through May 29, 2016. A 21-day advance purchase required. Valid on American via Dallas-Ft. Worth. United matches on trips completed on or before November 13 with routing via Houston.
- Travel to Albuquerque, New Mexico as soon as this week at one-way rates of $168. No advance purchase required. Travel any available day. Complete travel on or before September 15. Valid on United via Houston.
- NEW! Think Christmas! United Airlines offers a round-trip rate of $401 to Aspen and $409 to Vail-Eagle for trips started on or after December 19 and through December 25. Travel is permitted any available day during that week. Routing is via Denver. Stopovers not permitted.
- Delta offers a deal of $911 round-trip to Santiago, Chile on August 10-September 18 or October 1-December 14 departures. Valid Monday-Thursday only. Regular rates apply for other travel days. Stay a minimum of any five nights. Complete travel on or before February 28, 2016. Service is nonstop. Compare to American's rate of $1,366.
- Interested in uncovering more travel deals from around the country? Check out Clark's National Travel Deals page.
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TODAY! Rates of $43 one-way rates to Chicago are valid on trips started on or after August 25 and completed on or before November 18. Valid Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Add $5 for travel on other days. Sale rates are $48 to Philadelphia on Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Add $10 for other days. Blackout dates: September 3, 4, 7, 8. Valid on American, nonstop. Purchase by July 3.
NEW! One-way rates of $43 to Chicago are valid on trips started on or after August 22. Valid Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Complete travel on or before December 16. Blackout dates: September 3, 4, 7, 8. Valid on United, nonstop. Purchase by July 6.
NEW! One-way rates of $49 to Miami are valid on trips started on or after August 22. Valid Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Complete travel on or before October 20. Valid on American, nonstop. Purchase by July 31.
Check out the many new routes announced from various U.S. gateway cities at Clark's National Travel Deals page.
TURKISH AIRLINES: Istanbul, Turkey: May 16, 2016
DELTA AIR LINES: Medellin and Cartagena, Colombia: December 19 (daily to Medellin; 3x weekly Cartagena).
SPIRIT AIRLINES NEWS! The ultra-low cost carrier, Spirit Airlines will add additional service to and from nine new cities from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport:
Cleveland, Las Vegas, and Orlando: now
Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Tampa: now
Los Angeles: August 20
Boston: September 10
Ft. Myers: September 10-April, 2016
With these additional routes, Spirit Airlines will operate nonstop flights from Atlanta to 15 cities. Current nonstop routes from Atlanta include: Atlantic City, Chicago, Dallas-Ft. Worth, Detroit, Ft, Lauderdale, and Houston. Spirit offers connecting service to over 30 more domestic and international cities from Atlanta.
Before you book, learn about additional costs for carry-on bags, checked bags, advance seat assignments and more. One big gotcha: One carry-on item measuring more than 16”x14”x12” will cost you $26 when booked in advance online, or pony up $35 at the airport.
HURRY! The following one-way deals from United Airlines (American and Delta match to select destinations) are valid on any available day of the week through May 29, 2016. All destinations require one flight connection.
$122 Ottawa, Ontario: No advance purchase required.
$145 Calgary, Alberta: A 7-day advance purchase required.
$146 Halifax, Nova Scotia: A 30-day advance purchase required.
$168 Quebec City, Quebec: A 21-day advance purchase required.
$190 Montreal, Quebec: A 14-day advance purchase required.
Travel nonstop to Buenos Aires, Argentina for $875 round-trip through August 15. A 14-day advance purchase required. Travel any available day. Stay at least any three nights. Purchase by July 7. Valid on Delta.
UPDATE! Take advantage of a round-trip offer from New York-JFK to Milan, Italy of $672 from Delta (nonstop). Depart August 23-December 18 or December 25-May 1, 2016. Add $25 per direction for Friday, Saturday outbound and/or Friday-Sunday returns. A 7-night minimum stay required. Purchase by July 7. Round-trip rates from Atlanta are $959 based on 21-day advance purchase sale fares to/from JFK. Note: Milan's World Fair runs through October 31.
NEW! Daily nonstop service from Atlanta to Istanbul will be offered on Turkish Airlines starting May 16, 2016. The carrier will operate Boeing 444-300ER aircraft (49 lie-flat Biz Class; 300 Economy). Turkish Airlines offers deep discounts on connecting service to Europe and beyond (243 destinations served). Outbound flight schedules will often require an overnight in Istanbul (no additional cost). Sample round-trip rates:
$735 Malta (never lower with one connection routes!)
$860 Male - Gateway to the Maldives Atolls for superb diving and exclusive island resorts
Travel is permitted any available day starting May 16, 2016. Seats can be booked 341 days in advance -- making May 29, 2016 the last permitted day of travel. A Saturday night stay is required; two months max. Purchase by September 10. Turkish Airlines, a Star Alliance Member, has been chosen "Best Airline in Europe", "Best Airline in Southern Europe" and awarded "Best Business Class Onboard Catering", "Best Business Class Lounge Dining" in 2014 Skytrax World Airline Awards.
Travel to Auckland, New Zealand from Los Angeles at round-trip rates of $1,105 on departures through September 21. No advance purchase required. Add $25 per direction for Friday-Sunday travel. Purchase by July 6. Valid on Air New Zealand, nonstop.
NEW! GO NOW! Travel to Tokyo, Japan at round-trip rates of $709 on departures through July or September 5-December 6. Add $30 per direction for Friday-Sunday travel. No advance purchase notice required. No minimum stay required; six months max. Valid on American via Dallas-Ft. Worth. Purchase by July 6.
Travel from Los Angeles to Denpasar, Bali at a round-trip rate of $834. Depart August 1-November 20. Add $50 per direction for Friday, Saturday travel. No minimum stay required; one year max. Valid on Singapore Airlines via Singapore. One free stopover permitted. Purchase by July 6.
NEW! Delta offers discounted Economy (first fare shown) and First Class (Delta One) rates to China. Purchase these round-trip rates through July 9:
Beijing: $1,153 / $4,376
Shanghai: $1,163 / $4,770
Travel any available day. Depart September 22-October 1; return October 3-14. No minimum stay requirements. Purchase at Delta.
Rates of $950 round-trip to Casablanca, Morocco are valid departures through July 31 or August 26-October 25 departures. A 7-day advance purchase required. Add $30 per direction for Thursday-Saturday departures; Friday-Sunday returns. Stay one Saturday night or up to a year. Purchase by July 7. Valid on Delta via Paris. Stopovers not permitted.
Round-trip rates of $1,237 to Cape Town, South Africa are valid on September 13-December 6 or January 10-March 31, 2016 departures. Travel any available day. Stay at least one Saturday night or up to one year. Valid on American via London. One free stopover permitted (4 or more hours). Purchase by July 7. Compare to KLM's round-trip rate of $1,844.
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THIS WEEKEND! Sam’s Club Travel, a savings-centered travel booking portal exclusive to Sam’s Club members, is now offering deals of up to 75% off the "internet price" for select hotels booked for stays July 2 through July 5. Starting as low as $33 per night, Independence Day travelers can find hotel deals in Orlando, Miami, San Diego, Las Vegas, Cancun, San Juan, New York and Washington D.C. at Sam’s Club Travel's July 4th Deals page.
Are you a Travelzoo member? You should be! An exclusive members-only offer lands rates from $159 a night at the trendy Paramount Hotel with a prime Manhattan location. Weekend rates from $189. Valid on stays through September 7. Reserve by July 10.
British Airways offers special savings for AARP members on round-trip ticket purchases made at BA.com:
Save $65 in World Traveller Economy Class
Save $130 World Traveller Plus Premium Economy
Save $400 in Club World Business Class or First Class
Customer must be an AARP member or must travel with an AARP member to be eligible for this exclusive offer. Valid for outbound travel through March 31, 2016. Tickets must be purchased on or before October 31. The discount does not apply to open jaw journey (only round-trip with same origin and destination permitted). Not valid if booked through BA call center or with a travel agent or travel website. All discounted fares will be highlighted with a red 'Discount'.
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NEW! One one-way rates of $43 to Chicago are valid on trips started on or after August 22. Valid Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Complete travel on or before December 16. No Thanksgiving blackout dates. Valid on United, nonstop. Purchase by July 6.