[10/30/2014 @ 10:27 PM] Open this itinerary on: Orbitz.
[11/26/2014 @ 10:12 AM] Removed from deal list. Fare gone. 🙁
A few days ago, I mentioned in a post that flights from Houston (IAH) to Singapore (SIN) were available via Korean Air + Cathay Pacific for $623 round-trip and that it had ridiculously long layovers and reduced mileage accrual on Korean Air. That fare allows stopovers for $100 each, which means that you could easily take the long layovers and turn them into stopovers. This will allow you to spend several days (or a week) in each city and really makes the itinerary much more interesting that just visiting Singapore on a regular round trip.
Converting the layovers into stopovers to create a multi-city itinerary is pretty easy on Orbitz. Be sure to select Cathay Pacific and Korean Air as your preferred airline and select “Multi-City” for your flight instead of “Round-trip”.
A working example of this itinerary is available here: Orbitz link.
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- Availability: Lots. Try midweek flight segments in November and December.
- Documentation: Passport required.
- Departure and Destination Airports: IAH – ICN + SIN + HKG
- Example Dates: (Orbitz) Nov 25 – Dec 06 – (multiple cities)
- Carrier: Korean Air + Cathay Pacific
- Fare Basis Code:
- Fare Class:
- Mile Accrual: 70% – 100% depending on carrier.
- Stopover component: multiple. $100 each.
- CPM: 4.31 (19865 miles)
- Full Route: iah-icn-sin-hkg-iah
- Open this itinerary on: Orbitz.
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