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Update: Though it’s not listed in the terms and conditions, we’re hearing the the code below is single-use. If you’re a Skywards member, however, you may have received a unique code via email, so check your inbox!
Cheap flights on Emirates to Dubai can sometimes be difficult to come by, especially from the West Coast. With Emirates’ current sale, however, you can fly from any US gateway city to Dubai for just $648 per person when you book for two passengers (you’ll pay $1,296 for both tickets, including taxes and fees). Emirates also has business class on sale, for $4,998 round-trip (again this is per-person, and you’ll need to travel with a friend).
With this deal, you can fly from any Emirates city in the US, including Boston (BOS), Chicago (ORD), Dallas (DFW), Houston (IAH), Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK), Orlando (MCO), San Francisco (SFO), Seattle (SEA) and Washington D.C. (IAD). You’ll earn 3,500 Skywards miles when flying from the West Coast, 3,000 miles when flying from the East Coast and 12,000 miles on business-class flights.
Note that in order to book these fares, you’ll need to head to this page and enter code “WRWKjyW1vWE” — while this code was bringing up discounted fares at the time of this writing, it may be restricted to a limited number of users. If it doesn’t work for you, check your email for another code, as Emirates is targeting Skywards members in the US with this promotion. Book by June 14 for travel by November 30, 2015.
Here are a few examples of fares we found:
Los Angeles (LAX)-Dubai (DXB) for $648 on Emirates:
Dallas (DFW)-Dubai (DXB) for $648 on Emirates:
New York (JFK)-Dubai (DXB) for $648 on Emirates:
In addition to the normal coach fares, Emirates is also offering a deal on business-class flights to Dubai. Considering that you’ll pay upwards of $9,000 for business class from Los Angeles to Dubai, this is a heck of a deal. Most flights are on an Emirates A380, which includes flat-bed seats in business class, making the long-haul trek a bit more bearable. You’ll also receive complimentary chauffeur service to bring you to and from the airport during your trip.
Los Angeles (LAX)-Dubai (DXB) for $4,998 in business class on Emirates:
Maximize Your Purchase
Don’t forget to use a credit card that earns additional points on airfare purchases, such as the American Express Premier Rewards Gold or Citi Prestige (3x on airfare) or the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on all travel purchases). Check out this post for more on maximizing airfare purchases.
For more on Dubai, check out TPG’s Destination of the Week post.
If you’re able to score one of these tickets, please share the good news in the comments below!
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