A good sale to Cancun
The $246 fare is the regular fare which allows advance seat assignment.
American also have a $166 fare but that is a Basic Economy fare. American Basic Economy fares do not allow for any advance seat assignment, changes and boards last.
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Playa, Cancun, Mexico – Photo: Gabriel Flores Romero via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)
Sample Travel Date:
February 24th – 28th
This is just ONE SAMPLE travel date, for more availability, please follow the “Fare Availability” and “How to Search for Availability” instructions below
Valid for travel until February. Availability is limited. Must purchase at least 21 days in advance of departure
Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.
How to Search for Availability:
This is just to search for availability. To buy your tickets, scroll down to “How to Buy” section of this post
Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
Origin Advanced Routing Code:
Routing Codes: aa
This is instructing ITA to search for the Basic Economy / Economy Light fare. Use those dates on Priceline and you will be presented with the option to upgrade to a regular economy fare.
Return Advanced Routing Code:
Routing Codes: aa
Extension Codes: maxconnect 240
(Click on Advanced Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
Duration “3-10” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
The ITA search page should be like below when all values are inputted
You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions in the “How to Buy” section below.
DFW – CUN (Cancun) – DFW
Miles Flown: 2,058 miles
Loyalty Points: 550 points
Redeemable Miles: 550 miles
How to Buy:
Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search.
Select the $166 fare from the search results and you will be presented with the option to upgrade to a regular fare for $80 more (or $246 total roundtrip). The regular fare with advance seat assignment and normal size carry-on included
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Currency: Mexican Peso (MXN). $1USD = 21.32 MXN
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