[12/21/2015 @ 6:27 PM] Open this itinerary on: Orbitz, Travelocity, CheapTickets, Expedia, Hotwire, Priceline, BookingBuddy.
[12/24/2015 @ 8:17 PM]
Fare gone. Removing from deal list.
[12/27/2015 @ 1:54 PM] Re-added. Expanded availability.
[12/30/2015 @ 11:26 AM] Price increase from $201 to $245.
[05/24/2016 @ 1:52 PM] Old post clean-up. Fare gone. Removing from deal list.
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WestJet has last minute round-trip flights from Houston (IAH) to Calgary, Canada (YYC) for $245, NONSTOP. Flights December to June. Fare is reversible. See the Flight Details section of this post for example booking dates.
Note: Of all the booking sites, Travelocity seems to price this at $245 instead of $271. You can save a bit of extra cash by using them instead of any other site.
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Note: OTAs such as Orbitz and Travelocity allow free cancellation without penalty before 10 PM central time the day after you purchase. As deals sell-out or expire quickly, this policy will allow you to “lock-in” the cheap fare while you sort out a plan. Just keep in mind that after 10 PM the next day, you will not be able to cancel without the regular penalty.
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 it was purchased less than 24-hours ago.
The Department of Transportation doesn’t enforce 24-hour free cancellation on tickets less than 7-days away from departure, so some airlines and OTAs will allow it while some will not. On Orbitz, you can easily see if your ticket allows a free cancellation, just look for “FREE Cancel” next to the price of the ticket.
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I was able to pull up this fare on Orbitz, Travelocity and CheapTickets, other OTAs were more expensive. Screenshot taken at 6:34 PM on 12/21/15. Prices and availability can and will change eventually, given enough time.
- Availability: See Calendar.
- Documentation: Passport Required.
- Departure and Destination Airports: IAH – YYC
- Example Dates: (Orbitz / Travelocity) Jan 12 – Jan 19 / Mar 09 – Mar 16 / Apr 13 – Apr 20 / May 18 – May 25 / Jun 01 – Jun 08 / Other dates: Use the +/- 3-day search tool on Orbitz.
- Carrier: WestJet
- Fare Basis Code:
- Fare Class:
- Mile Accrual:
- Stopover component: none.
- CPM: 5.87 (3494 miles)
- Full Route: IAH-YYC-IAH
- Previous Lowest Price Average: $342
- Open this itinerary on: Orbitz, Travelocity, CheapTickets, Expedia, Hotwire, Priceline, BookingBuddy.
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