United – Starting around $500: United States – Europe. Roundtrip, including all Taxes

A good fare to Europe. Most fares are available on United [UA]. Some fares are also available via Delta [DL] and American [AA].

Available from:

  • Atlanta [ATL]
  • Charlotte [CLT]
  • Denver [DEN]
  • Detroit [DTW]
  • Houston [IAH]
  • Kansas City [MCI]
  • Las Vegas [LAS]
  • Minneapolis [MSP]
  • Orlando [MCO]
  • San Diego [SAN]

With availability to:

  • Athens [ATH]
  • Dublin [DUB]
  • Berlin [TXL]
  • Rome [FCO]
  • Madrid [MAD]
  • Zurich [ZRH]
  • Barcelona [BCN]
  • Milan [MXP]
  • Venice [VCE]
  • Brussels [BRU]

This is just for what we found. Not every destination listed above is available from every departure city. And more destinations cities may be available so please check.

Dublin will be the cheapest fare in the $500s. The other cities go for mid-$600s with some cities going up to low-$700.

Athens, Greece - Photo: Stefanos Kofopoulos via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Athens, Greece – Photo: Stefanos Kofopoulos via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Sample Travel Date:

  • Sample from Houston to Athens via United
  • September 20th – 28th

Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel from September – November or January, 2017 – March, 2017 for Sunday through Wednesday departures and Monday through Thursday returns. 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 most likely gone.

How to Search for Availability:

    • Departing from: IAH
    • Outbound Advanced Routing Code: ua+ /f bc=K
    • Destination:  ATH
    • Return Advanced Routing Code: ua+ /f bc=K
    • (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
    • (For travel to other destinations, enter the corresponding airport code from above into the destination field)
    • (For travel via other airlines, enter “dl+ /f bc=V” or “AA+ /f bc=O” into both advanced routing code fields)
    • Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
    • Length of stay “5-12″. The maximum range is 7 days, so enter ranges like so: 0-7, 5-12, 7-14, etc.

Fare Class

  • K

Elite Qualifying Dollars

  • $566.00

Sample Routing:

  • IAH – EWR (NEwark) – ATH (Athens) – EWR – IAH

Sample Mileage:

  • Miles Flown: 12,676 miles or 5.4 cents per mile
  • Elite Qualifying Miles: 12,676 miles
  • Redeemable Miles: 2,830 miles

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