Weekly Flight Deals: July 8


Are you looking to fly away in a flash this coming weekend? There are flight deals this week that can save you money.

Though restrictions do apply and we can't guarantee each fare will always be available, here's a sample of the cheap deals out there that MainStreet likes right now.

1. US Airways
US Airways (Stock Quote: LCC) is offering $75 one-way fares between Boston and New York, $72 between Las Vegas and Los Angeles, $75 between Pittsburgh and Washington (Reagan) and $89 between Chicago (O'Hare) and Nassau, Bahamas.

In order to snag a deal, travelers can purchase their tickets as late as 9 p.m. PST Saturday, July 11 and depart that same day, returning anytime between Sunday, July 12 and Tuesday, July 14.

2. Continental
Continental (Stock Quote: CAL) has great round-trip deals from several of their hub airports, including Cleveland, Houston, and Newark, N.J. Sample fares include Cleveland to Montreal or Toronto for $128, Houston to Columbia, S.C., Des Moines, Iowa, or Greenville/Spartanburg, S.C. for $179 and Newark to Nantucket, Mass. or Richmond, Va. for $119.

To qualify for the fares, travelers must purchase their tickets by 11:59 p.m. CT on Friday, July 10, depart on Saturday, July 11 and return either Monday, July 13 or Tuesday, July 14.

3. American Airlines
For this weekend, American Airlines (Stock Quote: AMR) is offering up fares as low as $60 each way between Chicago and Detroit. Other one-way fares include Dallas/Ft. Worth to Kansas City, Mo. for $64 or Los Angeles to San Diego for as low as $62 each way.

Domestic fares must be ticketed no later than 11:59 p.m. CT, Friday, July 10 with travelers departing 7 p.m. or later Friday, July 10 or anytime Saturday, July 11. Return anytime the following Monday or Tuesday.

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More so, if fun in the sun is what you crave, for next weekend, American has one-way deals that include Miami to George Town, Grand Cayman Island for $119 or Dallas/Ft. Worth to Belize City, Belize for $192.

Fares must be purchased no later than 11:59 p.m. CT, Sunday, July 12. Passengers must depart anytime Tuesday, July 14 through Friday, July 17 and return anytime the following Monday through Wednesday.

If a backpacking excursion in Europe is on your mind, American has great one-way fares between the U.S. and Europe. Deals include New York (JFK) to Zurich, Switzerland for $232 each way, Chicago (O'Hare) to Dublin for $245 each way or Baltimore to Paris for $285 each way.

To qualify for these low fares, tickets must be purchased no later than July 14 with outbound travel anytime between August 17 and October 25. Travel must be complete by November 24.

4. Southwest Airlines
Finally, if you're ready to 'move about the country,' head over to Southwest Airlines (Stock Quote: LUV), where virtually every city the airline serves is part of a 48-hour departure sale.

Whether it's from Boise to Burbank, Dallas (Love Field) to Austin, Minneapolis to San Diego or Philly to Phoenix, chances are you'll land a fare on Southwest for as low as $30 to $90 each way.

Interested travelers must purchase tickets by 11:59 p.m. PT on July 8 and travel any day except Fridays and Sundays between September 9 and November 18.

Please note that the fares listed do not include taxes and fees.

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