Airfare of the Day: JAL Japan Airlines / American Airlines PREMIUM ECONOMY CLASS New York NY (JFK), United States to Hanoi (HAN), Vietnam from $1,228 Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to American Airlines and their buy-up premium economy class round trip fares between New York and Vietnam.

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Fare Details:

  • Fare: American (AA) OLE08CN1 NYC to HAN
  • Booking class: P.
  • Price: from $1,228 ($904 base fare + taxes & surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: do not apply.
  • Seasonal restrictions: permitted 01AUG through 30NOV or 01JAN through 15MAY on the outbound transpacific sector.
  • Flight restrictions: the fare component must include travel via each transpacific sector on any AA flight operated by AA/JL.
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations are required for all sectors. Ticketing must be completed within 3 days after reservations are made.
  • Minimum stay requirements: 12 hours.
  • Maximum stay requirements: 6 months.
  • Stopovers: 2 stopovers permitted on the pricing unit – 1 in each direction in NRT at USD 100.00 each.
  • Transfers: 2 transfers permitted in each direction free.
  • Blackout dates: do not apply.
  • Travel restrictions: do not apply.
  • Sales restrictions: tickets must be issued on/before 31OCT 18. Tickets must be issued on AA or JL.
  • Cancellations: ticket is non-refundable.
  • Changes: charge USD 250.00

Routing examples:

Price comparison:


I was able to find very limited availability from October to November 2018 and from April to May 2019 using Matrix (although listed for $1,236):

Booking examples::

This fare can be booked on American Airlines for $1,228:

Fare construction (can be useful to travel agents):


The following accruals were estimated using wheretocredit calculator for JFK-NRT-HAN round trip travel on AA marketed/JL operated flights without considering any elite status bonuses or ongoing promotions.

Fare rules

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