Here are the best cheap Black Friday flights to book now

It’s not even Black Friday yet, but airlines are already offering their discounts for cheap flights. If you were hoping to take a trip to Europe in 2020, you’re in luck, as Emirates, Qatar Airways, Aer Lingus of Ireland, Scandinavian Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines are offering ultra-low return fares to destinations across the continent. If none of the destinations included below are on your must-visit for next year, fear not: Travel Deal Tuesday arrives December 3, and Flight Tracker Hopper expects fares to destinations around the world are reduced by approximately 40%. For now, here is an overview of the offers you can book today.

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Alaska Airlines flights from $29

Alaska is upping the ante this Black Friday, with a one-day sale that offers fares as low as $29 one-way. These short-haul flights include Los Angeles to San Jose (that low cost of $29), Phoenix to Seattle (from $39 one-way) and San Francisco to Los Angeles-adjacent Orange County Airport (49 $ one way). But even long-haul flights are on sale: LA or San Francisco to New York is as low as $99 one way, and flights from California to Hawaii start at $129 one way. The sale is good for travel between January 7 and March 11, but only lasts until midnight on November 29. If you can’t find a deal that works for you, or a one-day sale is too overwhelming to be spontaneous, know that Alaska is running a three-day sale starting Monday, December 1st. You will find both on alaskaair.com.

Emirates flights from $449 return

Yes, some of the offers in The sale of Emirates cost $799 round-trip, but those prices are for long-haul destinations like Johannesburg and Delhi, where round-trip prices easily reach $1,300, making it well worth it. (The Emirates’ economy is also better than most, so you won’t suffer from a 14-hour trip.) The cheapest deals, from $449 return and available between November 27-30 , are closer to home Athens and Milan. the to sell is vast, departing from all the American hubs of Emirates: Boston, O’Hare from Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston Bush Intercontinental, Los Angeles, JFK from New York, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington Dulles. In addition to departing from a ton of airports, you’ll have plenty of date options to choose from, since you can book tickets between December 4 and November 15, 2020. We wouldn’t blame you if you book two …

$150 off Economy Class and $300 off QSuites with Qatar Airways

Flights on one of the best airlines in the world are on sale. Qatar Airways is offering up to $150 off select long-haul routes from its 10 US hubs (including New York, Los Angeles and Houston) to Adelaide, Da Nang, Bali, Nairobi, Perth and Tbilisi. While that’s a bargain, it’s the discounted QSuites that we’re most interested in. Renowned business class suites feature double beds for couples and families, privacy doors, 79-inch reclining seats, and meals offered anytime during air travel. They’re up to $300 off during the black friday sale, and available on flights to Bangkok, Johannesburg, Melbourne and Nairobi. The deal is valid until December 1 for travel during the first half of the year (we would book most of these Southern Hemisphere destinations for early 2020 when summer is still in full swing) with the code “FLYDAY” on qatarairways.com.

Flights from $349 return to Scandinavia

Scandinavian Airlines has the most extensive offer of all. Naturally, there are cheap flights, with fares between $349 and $449 return, to Copenhagen, Oslo, Stockholm and Helsinki from New York, Washington, DC, Boston, Miami, Chicago, Los Angeles and San Francisco. But there are also a ton of deals under $449 roundtrip to other European destinations, including London, Paris, Amsterdam, Athens, Warsaw, Barcelona, ​​and more from those same domestic airports.

The deal, which runs from Nov. 26 to Dec. 3, is good for travel between Jan. 8 and May 14 in SAS’s Go Light fare class, which is essentially basic economy. Choosing your seat will cost you between $12 and $59. If you’re an ultralight packer (meaning you can pack for your trip in a 17-pound carry-on), you can book this fare, but upgrading to SAS Go, which includes a checked bag costs only $55 more. , round trip.

$100 off Aer Lingus flights

You’ll need to do a little more research and comparison shopping to find the best deal on Aer Lingus, as all economy class flights from the US to Europe are $100 off, no promo code needed. Although flights to Ireland and the UK are included in the offer, such as Dublin, Kerry, Edinburgh and London, you can also find discounted flights beyond the islands, to cities such as Rome and Lisbon.

If you have specific dates in mind between January 1 and March 8, the validity date of the sale, go directly to Aer Lingus website to take advantage of the discount. If you’re more flexible, consider using Google Flight’s calendar feature, which highlights the cheapest flight prices in green, to compare dates and destinations until you find the one you want to book . Take them to Aer Lingus website to get the best deal. Either way, be sure to book between November 26 and December 3, while the sale lasts.

This story was originally published on November 26. It has since been updated with new information.

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