Deal Alert: New York to Europe From $353 Round-Trip
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Here's a great chance to snag some great fares from New York to Europe — starting at just $353 round-trip on a variety of carriers including Aer Lingus, American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia. Discounted fares are available for departures from March through May 2017 for flights from NYC (LGA and JFK) to Amsterdam (AMS), Paris (CDG) and Rome (FCO). These spring flights are perfect if you're looking to go before the summer crowds flock to these popular European cities.
Airline: Aer Lingus, American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia
Route: LGA and JFK to AMS, CDG and FCO
Cost: $353 round-trip in economy
Dates: March - May 2017
Booking Link: Orbitz or Expedia
Pay With: The Platinum Card from American Express (5x on airfare), Chase Sapphire Reserve, Citi Prestige (3x on airfare) or Chase Sapphire Preferred (2x on travel)
Here are a few examples of what you can book:
New York (LGA) to Amsterdam (AMS) for $353 round-trip in March:
New York (JFK) to Paris (CDG) for $368 round-trip in March on British Airways:
New York (JFK) to Rome (FCO) for $372 round-trip in May on American:
Maximize Your Purchase
Don’t forget to use a credit card that earns additional points on airfare purchases, such as the American Express Platinum Card (5x on flights booked directly with airlines or American Express Travel), Chase Sapphire Reserve, 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.
H/T: The Flight Deal
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