Deal alert: AA Memorial Day flights as low as $107 round-trip

May 11, 2021

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Still looking for Memorial Day plans? American Airlines has a sale with fares as low as $107 round-trip. If popular vacation spots such as Las Vegas, Miami or Orlando are on your radar, you’ll want to check these deals out.

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These flights are perfect for a last-minute getaway to take advantage of your three-day weekend. Even better, AA has eliminated change fees on all domestic flights (excluding basic economy). Most of these fares are in Main Cabin, so you’ll be able to change your ticket if something comes up.

Airline: American Airlines
Routes: Between LAX/LAS/MCO/PHL/ORD/MIA/LGA/JFK/BOS and more
Cost: From $107 to $199 round-trip
Dates: Memorial Day Weekend — from May 27 to June 2, 2021
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Here are some examples of flights you might find discounted as part of the sale:

Los Angeles (LAX) and Las Vegas (LAS) for $107 round-trip in Main Cabin

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Philadelphia (PHL) and Orlando (MCO) for $128 round-trip in Main Cabin

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Chicago (ORD) to Miami (MIA) for $146 round-trip in Main Cabin

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Miami (MIA) to Boston (BOS) for $157 round-trip in Main Cabin

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How to book

There are no tricks or special codes needed to find these fares.

Head to Google Flights and plug in your desired departure and destination cities. Filter your search to only show American Airlines flights. Then, use the calendar function to find dates and prices that work for you and then click through to book with the airline directly or an OTA such as Expedia or Priceline.

Maximize your purchase

Don’t forget to use a card that earns additional points on airfare purchases, such as The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on flights booked directly with airlines or Amex Travel), Chase Sapphire Reserve, American Express® Gold Card, Citi Premier® Card, Citi Prestige® Card (5x on airfare) or the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on all travel purchases). Check out this guide for more on maximizing airfare purchases.

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