Airfare of the Day: United Airlines Sydney to Los Angeles ECONOMY CLASS $770 (Round Trip – Nonstop)

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Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to United Airlines basic season midweek APEX nonrefundable Economy Class fares between Australia and the West Coast.

Fare Details:

  • Fare: United (UA) GLX7ZEC4 SYD to LAX
  • Booking class: G (Economy/Coach)
  • Price: $770 ($609 Base Fare + Taxes & Surcharges)
  • Day/Time restrictions: Permitted Monday through Thursday on each transpacific sector
  • Seasonal restrictions: Permitted 19 JAN through 05 APR 2018 or 20 APR through 28 JUN 2018 on the outbound transpacific sector
  • Flight restrictions: Transpacific sectors must be on UA metal
  • Advanced reservation/ticketing: Reservations for all sectors are required at least 7 days before departure
  • Minimum stay requirements: No minimum stay requirement
  • Maximum stay requirements: 12 months after departure from fare origin
  • Stopovers: 2 stopovers permitted, 1 free and 1 at AUD 100,00
  • Transfers: 5 transfers permitted in each direction, 3 in North America and 2 in Asia/Pacific
  • Sales restrictions: Tickets must be issued on/before 28 SEP 2017
  • Cancellations: Ticket is non-refundable in case of cancel/no-show
  • Changes: Any time, charge AUD 200,00 for reissue/revalidation

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I was able to find availability for January to June 2018 using Matrix ItaSoftware:

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The following accruals were estimated for SYD-LAX round trip travel on UA metal without considering any elite status bonuses or ongoing promotions.


Good fare for this nonstop flight. Too bad G fares are not upgradable!

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