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Deal Alert: West Coast to Oslo From $428 Round-Trip on Star Alliance

Feb. 08, 2017
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Deal Alert: West Coast to Oslo From $428 Round-Trip on Star Alliance
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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 or Expedia, which allows you to cancel flights without penalty by 11pm Eastern Time within one day of booking. However, if you’re using the American Express Platinum Card, you’ll need to book directly with the airline or through Amex Travel portal to get 5x MR points. Remember: Fares may disappear quickly, so book right away and take advantage of Orbitz or Expedia’s courtesy cancellation if you’re unable to get the time away from work or family.

Right now we're seeing some great fares from the West Coast to Oslo, Norway on a mix of Star Alliance carriers starting at just $428 round-trip. These discounted fares are available for departures from the end of October through mid-December 2017. Further, the flights are operated by full-service carriers which means you'll receive amenities like a free checked bag and a complimentary meal. We recommend searching for your ideal travel dates on Google Flights and then completing your booking directly through the airlines.

Airline(s): Star Alliance
Route(s): LAX, SFO to OSL
Cost: $428+ round-trip in economy
Dates: October - mid-December 2017
Booking Link: Orbitz
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:

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San Fransisco (SFO) to Oslo (OSL) for $428 round-trip on a mixture of Star Alliance carriers:

Los Angeles (LAX) to Oslo (OSL) for $431 round-trip on Lufthansa:

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.

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

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