Airfare of the Day: Qatar Airways Economy Class Kuala Lumpur to Washington DC USD 476

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Qatar Airways low/off-peak season midweek regular excursion fares between Kuala Lumpur and Washington DC.

Fare Details:

  • Fare: Qatar Airways (QR) WLMYP1ZX KUL to WAS.
  • Route: KUL-DOH-IAD
  • Booking class: W (Economy/Coach).
  • Price: USD 476.
  • Valid for: Round trip travel.
  • Day/Time restrictions: Permitted Sunday through Thursday.
  • Seasonal restrictions: Permitted 11 DEC through 24 JAN, or 02 FEB through 25 MAY, or 04 JUN through 09 SEP or 18 SEP through 23 NOV on the first international sector.
  • Advances reservation/ticketing restrictions: Reservation and ticketing for all sectors are required at least 5 days before departure.
  • Minimum stay requirements: Travel from last stopover must commence no earlier than 3 days after departure from fare origin.
  • Maximum stay requirements: Travel from last stopover must commence no later than 1 month after departure from fare origin.
  • Stopover restrictions: One free stopover permitted in DOH either outbound/inbound. A stopover may not exceed 96 hours. Purchasing an official QR holiday stopover will supersede the above rules.
  • Transfer restrictions: Unlimited transfers permitted.
  • Travel restrictions: Valid for travel commencing on/before 31 DEC 2017.
  • Sales restrictions: Tickets must be issued on/before 10 APR 2017. Tickets must be issued in QR stock and may not be sold in Eritrea, Nigeria or Venezuela.
  • Cancellations: Any time. Charge USD 270 for refund. Charge USD 540 for no-show.
  • Changes: Any time. Charge USD 135 for reissue/revalidation.
  • HIP exceptions: The Higher Intermediate Point rule does not apply for stopovers or connections.

Booking examples:

I was able to find availability during May and June using Matrix ItaSoftware:

I was able to price this ticket using Orbitz/Expedia/Travelocity. Here is an example using Expedia:

Fare construction (can be useful to travel agents):

Mileage Accrual

One World carriers offer 25% accrual for W fares. For this route, mileage accrual would be 5300 miles for round trip travel, with a cost of 8.98 cents per mile.


If you don’t mind having to travel away from your electronic devices, this is a great fare. For May/June dates it’s USD 300 cheaper than other airlines.

Fare Rules

Download (PDF, 56KB)

If you enjoyed this article, get our blog updates for free!

Previous articleIHG Rewards Club Points Expiry Extension: Redeem & Cancel!
Next articleLast Call: American Airlines Buy & Gift AAdvantage Miles Up To 77% Bonus Until April 13, 2017 (Plus 30% Off Share Miles)