Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines One Way Instant Purchase fares between Boston and St Maarten.
- Fare: American Airlines (AA) ONN0AQN3
- Route: BOS-(CLT/DCA/MIA)-SXM.
- Booking class: O (Economy/Coach).
- Price: USD 263.
- Valid for: One way travel.
- Flight restrictions: Travel must be on AA metal.
- Stopover restrictions: One stopover permitted at MIA/NYC/CHI/DFW/LAX/PHL/PHX/WAS/CLT for a USD 50 fee.
- Transfer restrictions: Two transfers permitted in each direction.
- Sales restrictions: Tickets must not be sold in Venezuela/Egypt.
- Cancellations: Any time. Ticket is non-refundable.
- Changes: Before/after departure for a USD 200 fee.
- Application: Fares between the United States/Canada and the Caribbean.
A fare search using Matrix ItaSoftware shows plenty of availability for May and June. Prices using this fare are definitely cheaper than other Economy products available on that route.
Here are examples of mock bookings using Priceline and American Airlines:
Fare construction example for those interested in using a travel agent to book it:
At 5 miles per dollar, this fare will give you 1315 miles on American Airlines. For most of One World carriers, this fare will credit 25% of flown miles (1170 miles). Exceptions are LATAM (no accrual), and Finnair and Etihad with 100% accrual (4680 miles).
Great fare for a weekend escapade. Just in time to open the summer season!