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Update: as of 10:30am EST – it appears that this deal is no longer available via United.com. It was a great run while it lasted!

Per this Flyertalk thread, you can get INCREDIBLE business and first class fares leaving the UK. For example, I booked me and 4 friends in BusinessFirst London-Newark this May for 293 Danish Kroner per person. These work only if you are leaving the UK, but you can book one-ways from London- US (or wherever else) at half the price.

London to Miami roundtrip in business/first for 489 Kroner or $74
London to Miami roundtrip in business/first for 489 Kroner or $74

To get these fares, go to united.com and set your country to Denmark in the top right. Search for UK cities to pretty much anywhere (think South America or Africa).  I even purchased tickets on South African to Johannesburg (though they aren’t ticketed yet- most United flights will ticket right away). I even booked London- San Francisco- Sydney- Los Angeles- London over New Years for $1,500 US per person. Not quite the $100, but awesome, incredible deal! Lots of options.

I used my US Airways Mastercard (only thing I didn’t have already loaded in United.com) and put all details including my US address and then selected Denmark as the country and it worked like a charm.

London to Johannesburg for $447 per person!
London to Johannesburg for $447 per person!

Book quick, because this won’t last long! This is apparently available on other airlines as well, but I’ve only been able to get it booked on united.com.

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