Score 25% Off JetBlue Awards, from 1,200 Points Each Way

Aug 2, 2016

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JetBlue is currently offering 25% off all award bookings for a range of dates. The sale is valid from now until this Thursday, August 4 at 11:59pm Eastern Time. To take advantage of this promotion, you must travel between September 7 and November 16, and on any days of the week except Fridays and Sundays. Note that you can also get 10% of your points back with each redemption if you have the JetBlue Plus Card, which makes this promo even more valuable.

This promotion offers some incredible values. We are seeing nonstop flights from New York (JFK) to Los Angeles (LAX) for just 13,800 points round-trip. You can also book New York (JFK) to Bermuda (BDA) for 2,000 points each way, and Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Nassau (NAS) for 1,200 points each way.

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Here are some examples of what you can book:

New York (JFK) to Bermuda (BDA) for 2,000 points or $64 one way in September:

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This represents a 2.9 cent-per-mile value.
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The cash price of the flight is $64 one way.

Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Nassau (NAS) for 1,200 points or $48 one way in September: 

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This represents a 3.5 cent-per-mile value.
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The cash price of the one-way ticket is $48.

New York (JFK) to Los Angeles (LAX) for 13,800 points or $276 round-trip in September:

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This represents a 1.9 cent-per-mile value.
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The cash price of the round-trip ticket is $277.

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.

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