Deal alert: Viva Las Vegas for less than $80 round-trip

Jan 10, 2022

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Las Vegas is a singular American destination, and these fares on Alaska, American, Delta, JetBlue and United Airlines will get you there for under $80 round-trip. Whether you are a gambler, gourmand or groupie, travel guilt-free to Sin City between February and December.

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The deal was reported by Thrifty Traveler Premium, which for $7.99 monthly or $49.99 annually will send news of cheap flights, award flight sales and business-class deals to your email. This deal includes departures from more than 30 U.S. cities and many of them are nonstop flights.

Deal basics

Airlines: Alaska, American, Delta, JetBlue and United.
Routes: ATL/AUS/DFW/EWR/PHL/LAX/ORD/ONT/MIA/SEA and others to LAS.
How to book: Directly through the airlines or through Google Flights.
Travel dates: February – December 2022

Sample flights

Here are some of the departure cities included in this deal to Las Vegas (LAS):

  • Atlanta (ATL) – $177
  • Austin (AUS) – $136
  • Charlotte (CLT) – $148
  • Chicago (ORD) – $137
  • Cincinnati (CVG) – $139
  • Dallas (DFW) – $97
  • Denver (DEN) – $145
  • Detroit (DTW) – $139
  • Los Angeles (LAX) – $78
  • Miami (MIA) – $137
  • Minneapolis (MSP) – $98
  • New Orleans (MSY) – $196
  • Newark (EWR) – $192
  • Ontario (ONT) – $136
  • Philadelphia (PHL) – $137
  • Phoenix (PHX) – $137
  • Portland (PDX) – $137
  • Salt Lake City (SLC) – $98
  • Seattle (SEA) – $117

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The fares below are for economy flights, which do not include a checked bag. One carry-on is allowed on American, Alaska and Delta, but you will pay an extra fee for a carry-on if you book with JetBlue or United.

The cheapest flight we found was from Los Angeles (LAX) to Las Vegas (LAS) for $78 round-trip on JetBlue and United.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Delta has many nonstop options available from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Las Vegas (LAS) for $98 round-trip throughout February and March.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Travelers in Texas can snag a flight from Dallas (DFW) to Las Vegas (LAS) for $98 round-trip for on American Airlines.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Chicagoans can unwind after a harsh winter with a trip from Chicago (ORD) to Las Vegas (LAS) for $138 round-trip flight on American and United.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Related: This $1,000-per-night Las Vegas suite takes you back to the 1980s

Maximize your purchase

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The information for the JetBlue Card, the JetBlue Plus Card, the JetBlue Business Card and 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.

Bottom line

With a flexible schedule and lady luck on your side, you’ll be able to snag a deal to Las Vegas from one of these major cities.

Featured image courtesy of Hard Rock International.

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