Airfare of the Day: British Airways PREMIUM ECONOMY Oslo (OSL), Norway to Los Angeles CA (LAX)/San Francisco CA (SFO), USA from  ‎£480 Round Trip

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Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to British Airways and their premium economy round trip fares between Norway and the United States.

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This fare is being discussed on FlyerTalk (access original post here).

Fare Details:

  • Fare: British Airways (BA) TLW0T8S4 OSL to LAX
  • Booking class: T (Premium Economy)
  • Price: from ‎£480 (from ‎£270 Base Fare + Taxes & Surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: outbound – permitted THU through SAT on each transatlantic sector. Inbound – permitted SAT through MON on each transatlantic sector.
  • Seasonal restrictions: from norway – permitted 28DEC through 19MAR or 31MAR through 13JUN or 16AUG through 09OCT or 07OCT through 10DEC for each transatlantic sector. To norway – permitted 14JAN through 28MAR or 10APR through 24JUN or 24AUG through 16OCT or 14OCT through 25DEC for each transatlantic sector.
  • Flight restrictions: transatlantic sectors must be on any BA flights (including codeshares)
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations are required for all sectors. Ticketing must be completed at least 3 days before departure.
  • Minimum stay requirements: until first Sunday after departure.
  • Maximum stay requirements: 3 months after departure.
  • Stopovers: stopovers not permitted.
  • Transfers: 2 transfers permitted in each direction.
  • Blackout dates: do not apply.
  • Travel restrictions: do not apply.
  • Sales restrictions: tickets must be issued on BA/IB.
  • Changes: charge 180 € for reissue/revalidation.
  • Cancellations: ticket is non-refundable.

Examples of possible routings:

Price comparison:


I was able to find availability from March to June 2018 using Matrix, although Matrix lists this fare for £501:

Booking examples:

This fare can be booked on British Airways for £480 (NOK 5300):

Fare construction (can be useful to travel agents):


The following accruals were estimated using wheretocredit calculator for OSL-LHR-LAX round trip travel on BA marketed and operated flights without considering any elite status bonuses or ongoing promotions.


BA seems to be in perpetual state of sale ex-Scandinavia to North America due to the fierce competition from Norwegian Airlines.

This is an excellent price for the World Traveller Plus product. I recently tried it and it is very decent (in case you missed it, you can access my flight review here).

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