ICYMI: Flights to Hawaii from $277, double points with Amtrak and more

Sep 29, 2019

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Each Sunday, we round up the top deals you might have missed on TPG this week. From flight deals to limited-time bonus offers, here’s what you need to know.

Travel Deals

Fly to São Paulo with fares from $547 

Now this is a deal we don’t see often!

Flights to the Maldives from $598 

The Maldives are a dream and so is this flight deal.

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island
(Photo courtesy of Conrad Maldives Rangali Island)

Widespread deals to Costa Rica from $226

Check Costa Rica off your bucket list with these low fares.

Earn double points when riding with Amtrak

An Amtrak Acela passenger train departs Union Station in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Feb. 15, 2013. Amtrak, the U.S. long-distance passenger railroad and federally subsidized since its beginning 41 years ago, last month reported its lowest operating loss in nearly four decades, announcing the passenger rail company had reduced its total operating loss by 19 percent compared to the previous year. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images
An Amtrak Acela passenger train departs Union Station in Washington, D.C. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

You can earn 2x points on all your Amtrak rides from Oct. 1 – Nov. 16 with the double days promo.

Cheap Flights to Europe 

Flights from 22,000 SkyMiles or $239 round-trip — you can’t go wrong with these deals.

Non-stop flights to Hawaii under $300

Photo by Liz Hund/The Points Guy

This week we saw awesome deals to the beautiful islands of Hawaii from $277 round-trip. If you’re planning on doing some island hopping while you’re there, take a look at these inter-island flights from $39.

Credit Card News

Targeted Chase bonuses

(Photo by Isabelle Raphael / The Points Guy)
(Photo by Isabelle Raphael / The Points Guy)

Be sure to check your email to see if you were targeted for one of the many offers Chase card holders received this week. The offers range from 5k Ultimate Rewards points to 100k bonus Bonvoy points.

Transfer bonuses from Amex to airlines

Look out for targeted Amex transfer bonuses up to 10% with Aeroplan and 25% bonuses when transferring to Hawaiian Airlines.

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Featured photo by Liz Hund/The Points Guy

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WELCOME OFFER: 80,000 Points


CARD HIGHLIGHTS: 3X points on dining and 2x points on travel, points transferrable to over a dozen travel partners

*Bonus value is an estimated value calculated by TPG and not the card issuer. View our latest valuations here.

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More Things to Know
  • Earn 80,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $1,000 when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®.
  • Enjoy benefits such as a $50 annual Ultimate Rewards Hotel Credit, 5x on travel purchased through Chase Ultimate Rewards®, 3x on dining and 2x on all other travel purchases, plus more.
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards®. For example, 80,000 points are worth $1,000 toward travel.
  • With Pay Yourself Back℠, your points are worth 25% more during the current offer when you redeem them for statement credits against existing purchases in select, rotating categories
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