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Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend that you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency, such as Orbitz, which allows you to cancel flights without penalty by 11pm Eastern Time within one day of booking. Remember: Fares may disappear quickly, so book right away and take advantage of Orbitz’s courtesy cancellation if you’re unable to travel.

Delta is making a big push to win the business of flyers based in Los Angeles, however American has taken notice and is doing everything it can to compete as well. To that end, American just launched a fare sale for travel between Los Angeles and Atlanta (the latter of which is a Delta hub), with $98 one-way fares through this fall.

Searching on Google Flights, you can see plenty of availability between Los Angeles and Atlanta for $99 this fall.
Searching on Google Flights, you can see plenty of availability between Los Angeles and Atlanta for $99 this fall.

Los Angeles-Atlanta for $98 on American Airlines (earn 1,946 EQMs): 

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Los Angeles-Atlanta for $98 on American Airlines.

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 about Los Angeles and Atlanta, check out Layover Lowdown: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta AirportMy Los Angeles – An Entire World In One Surprising City and 10 New Things to See in L.A. This Fall.

If you’re able to score one of these tickets, please share the good news in the comments below!

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