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JFK-LAX $3,439.00?

Sat Oct 04, 2003 2:36 am

What is the most that you have ever paid for a coast to coast trip IE: JFK-LAX / YYZ-MIA / YVR-DFW this includes a return trip! I was just looking on expedia.com to book a flight from YVR-DFW and NW had a real good deal!!
 Insane Only 2647.23 return!! What an Awsome deal!! (better be an empty plane and a front seat in the cockpit!)

Best reguards,

PS- found a better deal with America West airlines  Smile
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RE: JFK-LAX $3,439.00?

Sat Oct 04, 2003 2:42 am

Just searching... not actually paid.

Not coast-to-coast, just one hour and a half each way, does it qualify?

Washington, DC to Detroit, MI: 382 miles 1 hr 34 min
United Airlines Flight UA7200 on a Canadair Reg. Jet
Departs Washington, DC (IAD) Mon, Oct 6 8:26a 1 hr 34 min
Arrives Detroit, MI (DTW) 10:00a

Detroit, MI to Washington, DC: 382 miles 1 hr 27 min
United Airlines Flight UA7201 on a Canadair Reg. Jet
Departs Detroit, MI (DTW) Tue, Oct 7 6:20a 1 hr 27 min
Arrives Washington, DC (IAD) 7:47a

[Edited 2003-10-03 19:43:23]
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RE: JFK-LAX $3,439.00?

Sat Oct 04, 2003 2:45 am

Wow, that even worse for a short hopper, And its not even ample leg room!! for that price youd think youd be at least in a 737, or 757.

Best reguards,
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RE: JFK-LAX $3,439.00?

Sat Oct 04, 2003 3:18 am

The quote above for the IAD-DTW return ticket is an excellent example of what is wrong with the hub system of single-carrier dominance at major U.S. airports. At DTW, of course, it is NW, and at IAD, it is UA. They can set the price without fear of any real competition.
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RE: JFK-LAX $3,439.00?

Sat Oct 04, 2003 3:28 am

These are typical walk-up fares...
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RE: JFK-LAX $3,439.00?

Sat Oct 04, 2003 3:30 am

$1232.00 - Washington, DC to Detroit, MI: 382 miles 1 hr 34 min

Southwest walk-up fare from BWI to DTW is $290 round trip.
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RE: JFK-LAX $3,439.00?

Sat Oct 04, 2003 3:40 am

Just one of those tickets pays for almost all of the cost of the flight...
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