Great price, JFK-LON flight

Oct 20th, 2003, 03:24 PM
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Great price, JFK-LON flight

Orbitz has a Continental flight, JFK-LON, for $328 in June.

This is, by far, the cheapest I have found during the month of June.

Can anyone recall seeing anything cheaper than this out of JFK in the summer?? Should I jump on this flight now while I have the chance, or wait awhile??
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Oct 20th, 2003, 03:31 PM
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Bag it now. It won't last and it's a steal!
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Oct 20th, 2003, 03:45 PM
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Does anyone know what, if any, fees aren't included in a price quoted by Orbitz??

I don't know if there's a way to get an actual total price without buying them.
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Oct 20th, 2003, 03:50 PM
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I am not saying this to burst your bubble. If you bought that ticket GREAT!!! I just paid $513 to Italy myself for travel next week.

I did see $85 each way to London on Virgin Atlantic but I did not do a search (I was looking for destinations in Italy). So for your dates it probably is the best fare. Also I did want to encourage people that are mindful of frequent flyer miles to always check out the carrier they need before booking. This morning I saw $493 on Orbitz for Florence. I went on American and when I used their lowest fare option they gave me a higher fare. WHEN I USED THE SCHEDULE option though I got $513. This was only $20 more than the orbitz fare but I got 7,500 mileage miles. That gives me a free flight to Hawaii if I choose.

Just a thought.

Kelston get online and get those theatre tickets early!!!
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Oct 20th, 2003, 03:50 PM
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Just go through the Orbitz purchase process up to the last confirmation prompt, you'll get the total price.
Oct 20th, 2003, 03:54 PM
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Kelston you might also want to check out Iceland air and smarter

A number of airlines are having promotionals that end with a purchace date Oct.21.

I don't know where you live but I am in Manhattan myself. I find Newark much more convienent. Continental uses Newark as a hub so I bet that would chop some more off of that fare.

Just trying to help you Kelston if you already booked Never mind. Still a deal!!!
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Oct 20th, 2003, 07:19 PM
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london's fees usually amount to $90-120.

that is fabulous for june...its usually about $600
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Oct 20th, 2003, 07:28 PM
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These are Continental codeshare flights operated by Virgin. So if I were you I would also check directly with Virgin on their website.
Regardless, it's a great price, but it will only last as long as the Virgin sale is on, so check with Virgin.

Good Luck!
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