Airfare of the Day: American Airlines BUSINESS CLASS Toronto (YYZ), Canada to Beijing (PEK), PRC from $2070 Round Trip

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Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their basic season midweek business class excursion round trip fares between Toronto and Beijing.

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Fare Details:

  • Fare: American (AA) ILX0C8O1 YTO to BJS
  • Booking class: I (Business Class)
  • Price: from ‎$2070 (from $1693 Base Fare + Taxes & Surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: permitted Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu on each transpacific sector.
  • Seasonal restrictions: permitted 20Jan 18 through 30APR 18 on the outbound transpacific sector.
  • Flight restrictions: transpacific sectors must be on AA metal.
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations are required for all sectors.
  • Minimum stay requirements: travel from turnaround must commence no earlier than 12 hours after arrival at turnaround.
  • Maximum stay requirements: 6 months after departure.
  • Stopovers: 1 stopover permitted in each direction at $100 each.
  • Transfers: 2 transfers permitted in each direction.
  • Blackout dates: do not apply.
  • Travel restrictions: do not apply.
  • Sales restrictions: tickets must be issued on/before 30APR 18.
  • Changes: charge $400 for reissue/revalidation.
  • Cancellations: ticket is non-refundable.

Examples of possible routings:

Price comparison:


I was able to find availability from February to April 2018 using Matrix, although Matrix lists this fare for $2076:

Booking examples:

This fare can be booked on Flight Network for $2070:

Fare construction (can be useful to travel agents):


The following accruals were estimated using wheretocredit calculator for YYZ-ORD-PEK round trip travel on AA marketed and operated flights without considering any elite status bonuses or ongoing promotions.


Similar fares are also available on United (PKX0WDM8/$2268) and Delta (ZLX0ZPDB/$2269).

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