A good sale for Reykjavik with availability for Summer travel

The regular economy fare at $465 allows for a normal size carry-on, a personal item, and in addition gives you advanced seat assignment.

The $350 fare is a Basic Economy fare with Delta, Air France, and KLM Royal Dutch. With the International Basic Economy fare at you:

  • Do not get advanced seat assignment
  • Do not get checked bags (instead they are $60 each way)
  • Are not allowed any changes
  • Do not get cancellations. If you cancel after the 24 hour risk free period, the Basic Economy fare will have no value for any future purchase.

Most online travel agencies are not displaying Air France / KLM Royal Dutch Basic Economy / Economy Light fares as such.

Reykjavík, Iceland – Photo: dconvertini via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Sample Travel Date:

  • July 25th – August 1st, 2019
    • This is a sample date. See below for more available travel dates

Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel from late-July 2019 – August 2019. Must purchase at least 14 days in advance of departure.

Note: This fare is valid at the time of posting. If this post is more than two days old, the fare is most likely gone.

How to Search for Availability:

The following instructs ITA to search for the Basic Economy fare. But when using those dates on Priceline, you will be presented with an option to upgrade to a regular economy fare.

  • Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
    • Departing from: MCO
    • Outbound Advanced Routing Code:
      • Textbox 1: DL jfk,msp DL
      • Textbox 2: maxconnect 240
    • Destination: KEF
    • Return Advanced Routing Code: 
      • Textbox 1: DL jfk,msp DL
      • Textbox 2: maxconnect 240
    • Click on the “Advanced Routing Codes” link to enable advanced routing code input
    • Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
    • Enter departure date
    • Length of stay: 3-10
      • The maximum search range is 7 days, so enter ranges in this format: 0-7, 3-10, 5-12, etc.

The ITA search page should look like the following when all values are inputted.

You cannot buy tickets through ITA. To buy tickets, follow our instructions below in the “How to Buy Airline Tickets” section.

Fare Class:

  • V

Elite Qualifying Dollars:

  • $358.96

Sample Routing:

  • MCO – MSP (Minneapolis) – KEF (Reykjavik) – MSP – MCO

Sample Mileage:

  • Miles Flown: 8,490 miles or 5.5 cents per mile
  • Elite Qualifying Miles: 8,490 miles
  • Redeemable Miles: 1,794 miles

How to Buy Airline Tickets:

  • Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search.
  • From the results page, select the basic economy fare at $350 after which you’ll be presented the option to select the regular economy fare at $465. The regular fare includes ONE checked bag.


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