Airfare of the Day: British Airways FIRST CLASS London (LHR), United Kingdom to Chicago IL (ORD), United States from £2,389 Round Trip

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Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to British Airways and their first class promotional round trip fares between London and Chicago.


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Fare Details:

  • Fare: British Airways (BA) ALX9C1S6 LON to CHI.
  • Booking class: A.
  • Price: from £2,389 (£1,721 base fare + taxes & surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: outbound – permitted MON/TUE/WED on each transatlantic sector. Inbound – permitted TUE/WED/THU/FRI on each transatlantic sector.
  • Seasonal restrictions: permitted 08APR through 22APR or 01JUL through 31AUG or 21NOV through 28NOV or 18DEC through 02JAN for each transatlantic sector.
  • Flight restrictions: travel between LON and North America must be on any nonstop/direct BA flight.
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations for all sectors are required at least 90 days before departure.
  • Minimum stay requirements: until the first Sunday after departure.
  • Maximum stay requirements: 12 months.
  • Stopovers: unlimited stopovers permitted in each direction at £300.00 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 BA.
  • Cancellations: charge £150.00 for cancel/no-show.
  • Changes: charge £300.00 for reissue/revalidation.

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I was able to find availability from July to August 2019:

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This fare can be booked on British Airways:


The following accruals were estimated using wheretocredit calculator for LHR-ORD travel on BA marketed flights without considering any elite status bonuses or ongoing promotions.

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