Everybody wants to go to France—let’s face it, as far as getting away from the hustle, bustle, and stress of everyday life, a trip to France is a dream that can come true.
Delta is having an incredible deal that is within the budgets of almost anyone who is having some vacation time coming up. Whether you want to take to the skies and explore yourself, or take friends or family, Delta is offering a roundtrip price of only $732 from San Francisco, California to Nice, France.
This price includes all taxes by the airlines.
Sample Travel Date
May 3rd to May 10th
This deal is available and valid for travel outbound until May 12th or August 23rd—October for Sunday through Wednesday departures from the United States and Money through Thursday departures to the United States.
To secure the deal, you must purchase at least 3 days in advance of departure.
*Note that this deal is valid as of the date of this posting (April 23, 2016), but if this posting is more than a few days old, this fare may be gone—check now!
How to Search for Availability
To check for this deal’s availability, you can use the ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
- Departing from: SFO
- Outbound Advanced Routing Code: dl + /f bc=v
- Destination: NCE
- Return Advanced Routing Code: dl + /f bc=v
- *Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input*
- Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
- Length of stay: (example: “5-12”)
Note that you cannot purchase tickets using the ITA software—to buy your tickets, follow our instructions below in the “How to Book” section.
Elite Qualifying Dollars
Below is the routing from airport to airport from departure to return:
SFO (San Francisco) – JFK (New York) – NCE (Nice) – JFK — SFO
Stopover Not Permitted
How to Book
You can book using Priceline.com or Delta.com. If on Priceline, make sure you type “Delta” on the Airline textbox under the Advanced Options section.
Priceline has a risk free 24 Hour Cancellation Policy.
You can earn 40,000 bonus miles when you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 90 days. That’s enough to redeem for a $400 travel statement credit!
Miles Flown: 13,114 miles or 5.6 cents per mile
Elite Qualifying Miles: 13,114 miles
Base Redeemable Miles: 3,080 miles
*Helpful Tip: Unless you are a Delta frequent flyer, you would earn more redeemable miles if you credited this to Alaska Airlines if you take a routing that is 100% operated by Delta with Delta flight numbers. You can earn 50% mileage (or 6,557 miles) when crediting to Alaska with this routing.