Alaska Airlines flash sale with one-way flights starting at $29

Jan 13, 2022

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Following a flash sale a mere three days ago, Alaska Airlines is back with a one-day deal offering one-way flights starting at just $29 for select routes.

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(Screenshot courtesy of Alaska Airlines)

Deal basics

Airline: Alaska Airlines.
Routes: To and from SFO/ATL/JFK/EWR/DCA/AUS/SEA/LAX/ORD/STL and others.
How to book: Directly through the airline’s sale page.
Travel dates: Feb. 1-March 9, 2022 (exact dates and availability depend on the route).
Book by: 11:59 p.m. PT on Jan. 13, 2022.

Sample fares

This deal is available on various Alaska Airlines routes for one-way Saver and Main fares, including:

(Screenshot courtesy of Alaska Airlines)
(Screenshot courtesy of Alaska Airlines)

Although advertised as a one-way flight deal, you can stack two one-way flights to make a round-trip. This round-trip flight from SFO-JFK reflects two one-way tickets priced at $69 each.

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(Screenshot courtesy of Alaska Airlines)
(Screenshot courtesy of Alaska Airlines)

If your travel dates are flexible, search Alaska’s low-fare calendar to view the lowest available fares by date.

(Screenshot courtesy of Alaska Airlines)

The fine print

Although you’ll find discounts on both Saver and Main fares, the cheapest fares available will be the Saver fares, which can be changed or canceled within 24 hours of purchase.

(Screenshot courtesy of Alaska Airlines)

Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or all days within the sale time frame. Passengers are allowed one carry-on and one personal item; checked luggage starts at $30.

Maximize your purchase

Don’t forget to use a card that earns points for airfare purchases, such as The Platinum Card® from American Express (5 points per dollar on airfare booked directly with the airline or through American Express Travel, on up to $500,000 on these purchases per calendar year), Citi Prestige® Card (5 points per dollar on airfare), Citi Premier® Card, Chase Sapphire Reserve (3 points per dollar on airfare), American Express® Gold Card (3 points per dollar on airfare when booked directly with the airline or through Amex Travel), the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2 points per dollar on travel) or the Alaska Airlines Visa Signature® credit card for 3 points per dollar on eligible Alaska purchases. Check out this post for more on maximizing airfare purchases.

The information for the Citi Prestige Card has been collected independently by The Points Guy. The card details on this page have not been reviewed or provided by the card issuer.

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Bottom line

Travel must be booked in less than 12 hours, so time is of the essence!

Featured photo of the Alaska Airlines maintenance hangar at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport by George Rose/Getty Images.

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