Airfare of the Day: Xiamen Airlines BUSINESS CLASS Vancouver BC (YVR), Canada to Sydney (SYD), Australia from $2,476/CA$3,176 Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Xiamen Airlines and their business class excursion round trip fares between Vancouver and Sydney.

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Fare Details:

  • Fare: Xiamen (MF) I3MCA5 YVR to SYD.
  • Booking class: I.
  • Price: from CA$3,176 (CA$2,910 base fare + taxes & surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: do not apply.
  • Seasonal restrictions: do not apply.
  • Flight restrictions: the fare component must be on MF flights 8000 through 8999, 381 through 382 or 800 through 899.
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations are required for all sectors.
  • Minimum stay requirements: do not apply.
  • Maximum stay requirements: travel from last stopover must commence no later than 3 months after departure from fare origin.
  • Stopovers: unlimited stopovers permitted on the pricing unit at CAD 100.00 each.
  • Transfers: unlimited transfers permitted on the pricing unit.
  • Blackout dates: do not apply.
  • Travel restrictions: do not apply.
  • Sales restrictions: tickets must be issued on MF or NS.
  • Cancellations: before departure charge CAD 200.00. After departure ticket is nonrefundable.
  • Changes: charge CAD 50.00.

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Price comparison:


I was able to find availability from November 2018 to May 2019 using Matrix, although listed for CA$3,498:

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This fare can be booked using Skyscanner for $2,476/CA$3,136:

Fare construction (can be useful to travel agents):


The following accruals were estimated using wheretocredit calculator for YVR-XMN-SYD round trip travel on MF marketed and operated flights without considering any elite status bonuses or ongoing promotions.

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