[07/06/2015 @ 12:45 PM] Open this itinerary here: Priceline, Orbitz, CheapTickets,
Expedia, Travelocity, BookingBuddy.
[07/06/2015 @ 7:13 PM] This fare has probably been removed. I’m not able to pull it up on any of the booking sites.
American Airlines has round-trip flights from Houston (IAH) to Tokyo (NRT) available for $709 with a connection. Flights from September to December. Sale ends today (July 06) unless extended by American. See the Flight Details section of this post for example dates.
Other destinations in Asia are part of this sale:
Here are a few inexpensive Tokyo hotels that I’ve stayed in and I like: Hotel Monterey Hanzomon / Hotel Asia Center of Japan / Hotel Niwa Tokyo / Hotel Metropolitan Tokyo. Of the four, Niwa and the Monterey Hanzomon were pretty awesome. Hotel Asia Center was very inexpensive, but rough around the edges. Metropolitan Tokyo was in the coolest location and close to major metro and rail lines.
I was able to book the Hanzomon in September for $85 a night after all fees and taxes by using a 20% off coupon code. If you’re going to book, either book it as a package and then apply a coupon code for $150 off, or wait for another 20% off coupon to get published by Cheaptickets (they release them every few weeks). Relevant coupon codes are always at the bottom of each deal post.
To save the most money, be sure to apply the travel coupon codes available at the bottom of this post.
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United and Delta also allow free cancellations within 24-hours while American only allows you to “Hold” a ticket (without paying) for 24-hours. Keep in mind that once you pay for a ticket on AA.com you can’t cancel it without a change fee or penalty, even if was purchased less than 24-hours ago.
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- Availability: See calendar. Ticket by July 06.
- Documentation: Passport required. More details: US State Department: Japan
- Departure and Destination Airports: IAH – NRT
- Example Dates: TOKYO (Priceline) Sep 15 – Sep 23 / Sep 21 – Oct 05 / Sep 03 – Sep 10 / Sep 28 – Oct 05 / Oct 06 – Oct 20 / Oct 21 – Oct 28 / Nov 05 – Nov 15
- Carrier: American
- Fare Basis Code: VFX0ZPJ0
- Fare Class: V
- Mile Accrual: 100%
- Stopover component: meh.
- CPM: 4.92 (14398 miles)
- Full Route: IAH-ORD-NRT-ORD-IAH
- Lowest Price Average: $984
- Open this itinerary on: Orbitz, Expedia, Travelocity,
Relevant Coupon Codes for Travel:
- Orbitz.com: LINK TO COUPON CODE: Save 15% to 20% Hotels. On Orbitz, scroll page to “Today’s Top Deals” for the coupon-code.
- CheapTickets.com: LINK TO COUPON CODE: Save 15% to 20% Hotels.
- Southwest Vacations: LINK TO COUPON CODES:Various coupons for Southwest Flight+Hotel packages.
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