Deal alert: Round-trip flights to Toronto and Montreal from U.S. cities for $160+
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Are U.S. winters just not cold enough for you? Flights to Canada are on sale from every corner of America. If you’ve been looking for a steal to Toronto or Montreal this winter, this sale is for you. Many smaller airports aren’t included in this deal, but your nearest hub airport is likely to participate, from Florida to California to Texas to New England.
To search, head to Google Flights and enter your origin and destination cities. Scroll through the calendar function to find dates and prices that work for you. Finally, click through to book directly with the airline or an online travel agency. The cheapest prices for this sale tend to originate on Priceline.com (though that’s not a hard rule).
Airline: American Airlines
Routes: Various U.S. cities – Toronto, Montreal
Cost: $160+ round-trip in economy
Dates: December 2019 – March 2020 (excluding Christmas and New Year’s)
Pay with: The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on airfare booked directly with the airline), Citi Prestige® Card (5x on airfare), Citi Premier® Card, Chase Sapphire Reserve (3x on airfare), American Express® Gold Card (3x on airfare when booked directly with the airline) or Chase Sapphire Preferred Card (2x on travel)
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Here is just a small sample of what you can book:
Dallas (DFW) to Toronto (YYZ) for $173 round-trip via American Airlines:
Chicago (ORD) to Montreal (YUL) for $165 round-trip via American Airlines:
Washington (DCA) to Toronto (YYZ) for $161 round-trip via American Airlines:
San Diego (SAN) to Toronto (YYZ) for $192 round-trip via American Airlines:
Boston (BOS) to Montreal (YUL) for $188 round-trip via American Airlines:
New York (LGA) to Toronto (YYZ) for $161 round-trip via American Airlines:
San Francisco (SFO) to Montreal (YUL) for $187 round-trip via American Airlines:
Maximize your purchase
Don’t forget to use a credit card that earns additional points on airfare purchases, such as The Platinum Card® from American Express (5x on flights booked directly with airlines or American Express 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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