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A good sale to Paris
The $503 fare includes one checked bag each way.
The $448 fare is a Basic Economy / Economy Light fare with restrictions. Scandinavian Airlines Basic Economy / Economy Light fares:
- DON’T include checked bags – they are $60 each way if you buy 22 hours before checkin. It will be $120 at airport check-in
- DON’T allow for changes
- DON’T Allow for cancellations – so if you cancel after the 24 hour risk free period, the Basic Economy version will have no value for future purchase
- Most online travel agencies are not displaying Scandinavian Airlines Basic Economy / Economy Light fares as such.
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Sample Travel Date:
- This is just ONE SAMPLE travel date, for more availability, please follow the “Fare Availability” and “How to Search for Availability” instructions below
- Valid for travel from late November – early December or January 2023 – mid March 2023. A Sunday stay is required. Availability is limited. Must purchase at least 28 days in advance of departure and by June 27th (TODAY)
- Stick to Monday and Tuesday departures and returns to avoid overnight layovers on the return
- Please note that while this fare is valid at the time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.
How to Search for Availability:
- This is just to search for availability. To buy your tickets, scroll down to “How to Buy” section of this post
- Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Source: SFO
- Origin advanced routing code:
- routing codes: sk sk
- extension codes: fbc=T
- This is instructing ITA to search for the Basic Economy / Economy Light fare. Use those dates on priceline and you will be presented with the option to upgrade to a regular economy fare.
- destination: CDG
- Return advanced routing code:
- routing codes: sk sk
- extension codes: fbc=T
- (Click on Advanced Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Duration “3-10” (This is just a sample, you can use any 7 day date range like 3-10, 7-14 etc)
- Beginner’s Guide on How to Use Matrix by ITA Software
- How to Read Airfare Rules and Use It to Your Advantage
- The ITA search page should be like below when all values are inputted
- You cannot buy tickets using ITA. To buy, follow our instructions in the “How to Buy” section below.
- SFO – CPH (Copenhagen) – CDG (Paris) – CPH – SFO
Scandinavian Airlines is a member of the Star Alliance and United partner. Mileage earning with United is as follows:
- Miles Flown: 12.186 miles or 4.1 cents per mile
- Redeemable Miles: 6,093 miles
How to Buy:
- Support us by using our priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search.
- Select the $448 fare in the search results and you will be presented with the option to upgrade to a regular fare for $55 more (or $503 total roundtrip). The regular fare with ONE check bag included.
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