Airfare of the Day: American Airlines PREMIUM ECONOMY CLASS Miami FL (MIA), United States to Shanghai (PVG), PRC from $1045 Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their premium economy class round trip fares between Miami and Shanghai.

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Fare Details:

  • Fare: American (AA) QLE03CN1 MIA to SHA
  • Booking class: P (premium economy class)
  • Price: from $1045 (from $740 Base Fare + Taxes & Surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: do not apply.
  • Seasonal restrictions: from Area 1, permitted 27AUG through 03OCT or 17OCT through 12DEC or 25DEC through 08FEB or 14FEB through 19FEB or 05MAR through 29APR for each transpacific sector. To Area 1, permitted 03OCT through 27DEC or 19JAN through 12FEB or 15FEB through 26APR or 01MAY through 30JUN for each transpacific sector.
  • Flight restrictions: transpacific sectors must be on any AA flight operated by AA/JL.
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations are required for all sectors.
  • Minimum stay requirements: travel from inbound transpacific sector must commence no earlier than 3 days after departure of the outbound transpacific sector, and travel from turnaround must commence no earlier than 24 hours after arrival at turnaround.
  • Maximum stay requirements: travel from last stopover must commence no later than midnight 6 months after departure from fare origin.
  • Stopovers: 2 stopovers permitted on the pricing unit – 1 in each direction at USD 100.00 each.
  • Transfers: 2 transfers permitted in each direction free.
  • Blackout dates: if the fare component includes travel via each transpacific sector on one or more of the following any aa flight operated by aa,  from area 1 travel is not permitted 11APR 18 through 26APR 18 or 11MAY 18 through 16MAY 18 or on 26MAY 18 or 12DEC 18 through 27DEC 18. To area 1 travel is not permitted 27APR 18 through 29APR 18 or 27JUL 18 through 26AUG 18 or 01JAN 19 through 15JAN 19.
  • Travel restrictions: do not apply.
  • Sales restrictions: tickets must be issued on AA. Tickets must be issued on/before 24APR 18.
  • Cancellations: ticket is non-refundable in case of cancel/no-show/refund.
  • Changes: charge USD 250.00/CAD 250.00 for reissue/revalidation.

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I was able to find availability from September 2018 to March 2019 using Matrix:

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

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