JetBlue just launched a two day a Trip-Down-The-Runwa sale that ends on 11:50PM EST on September 10, 2013.
The sale fares are valid for travel between September 24 and December 18, 2013, and the exclude dates are between November 22 and December 2 (and November 6-11 to/from EWR).
You can access JetBlue’s web page for this offer here.
You normally earn 3 points per USD spend on JetBlue flights and an additional 3 points per USD for flights booked on JetBlue.com. You will earn five times the base points (3*5=15) and the additional (3) points for booking on the JetBlue’s website. The total number of points that you earn per USD is 18.
The number of TrueBlue points is directly dependent of the price of the flight. The value of a TrueBlue points is 1.3 to 1.4 cents IF you don’t take into account to number of points you would earn from the paid flight.
If we use the 1.4 cents value for TrueBlue point, JetBlue is essentially giving you 25% credit (18 *1.4) to be used on future flights.
If you have planned some fall travel on JetBlue, it definitely wouldn’t hurt to make the purchase now and collect the extra True Blue points IF the fares are competitive.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
5X Points Restrictions: 5x point offer valid only for JetBlue flights (one-way or roundtrip) that are purchased between now and 9/10/13 for travel 9/17/13 – 12/18/13. TrueBlue number must be entered at time of booking. New bookings only. TrueBlue members generally earn three (3) points per dollar spent on their individual JetBlue flight plus three (3) bonus points per dollar for flights booked on jetblue.com. 5x points are awarded on the base TrueBlue point offer only, meaning that Members qualifying for this offer will earn fifteen (15) TrueBlue points per dollar spent on their individual flight. Members can still earn the three (3) bonus points for booking on jetblue.com, for a total of eighteen (18) TrueBlue points per dollar spent on their individual eligible 5x Points flight booked on jetblue.com. Points will be earned on the base fare of the flight only. Points will not be earned on government taxes/fees, travel insurance or other fees or charges (e.g., change/cancel fees, etc.). Offer not valid for previously booked flights or changes to a previously-booked flight. In the event you cancel your reservation or change your reservation so that it no longer complies with the terms of this offer, you will not receive any TrueBlue points from that reservation, and any points already awarded will be debited from your TrueBlue account. Offer does not apply to non-revenue travel (e.g., travel booked with a travel certificate, TrueBlue award flights, etc.); is not valid in connection with other routes, partner or codeshare or interline flights, Getaways vacation packages, cruises, or any other product or service; may not be combined with other special offers; is not redeemable for cash; and has no cash value. TrueBlue account must be in good standing. All deadlines based on Eastern Standard Time. Please allow 4-6 weeks after the promotion period ends on 9/10/2013 for points to be posted to your TrueBlue account. Additional restrictions apply. See TrueBlue Terms and Conditions for details.