Airfare of the Day: British Airways/American Airlines Business Class London (LHR)/Inverness (INV), United Kingdom to Los Angeles (LAX)/San Francisco (SFO)/San Jose (SJC) CA, United States from £1330 Round Trip

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Fare Details:

  • Fare: British Airways (BA)/American Airlines (AA) IKX8C1S4 LON/INV to LAX/SFO/SJC
  • Booking class: I (business class)
  • Price: from ‎£1330 (from £903 Base Fare + Taxes & Surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: outbound permitted TUE/WED/THU on each transatlantic sector. Inbound permitted MON/TUE/WED on each transatlantic sector.
  • Seasonal restrictions: from United Kingdom permitted 22MAR 18 through 26MAR 18 or 06APR 18 through 25MAY 18 or 30MAY 18 through 20JUN 18 or 31AUG 18 through 18OCT 18 or 24OCT 18 through 27OCT 18 or 12DEC 18 through 18DEC 18 or 30MAR 19 through 03APR 19 or 21APR 19 through 23MAY 19 or 28MAY 19 through 31MAY 19 for each transatlantic sector. To United Kingdom permitted 01APR 18 through 06APR 18 or 17APR 18 through 29MAY 18 or 04JUN 18 through 04JUL 18 or 03SEP 18 through 23OCT 18 or 01JAN 19 through 06JAN 19 or 07APR 19 through 13APR 19 or 24APR 19 through 27MAY 19 for each transatlantic sector.
  • Flight restrictions: all sectors must be on any BA/AA flight, including codeshares.
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations are required for all sectors, at least 6 months before departure.
  • Minimum stay requirements: until first Sunday after departure.
  • Maximum stay requirements: 12 months after departure.
  • Stopovers: unlimited stopovers permitted at ‎£300 each.
  • Transfers: 2 transfers permitted in each direction.
  • Blackout dates: do not apply.
  • Travel restrictions: do not apply.
  • Sales restrictions: do not apply.
  • Cancellations: ticket is non-refundable in case of cancel/no-show.
  • Changes: changes not permitted.

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

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