Got a travel bug? Grab some good airfare deals this week. For travel newbies, a number of US airlines offer last-minute airfare specials beginning Tuesdays for travel on the upcoming weekend. Most fares are non-refundable and must be purchased immediately, but these specials often represent significant savings over advance purchase fares.

United Airlines – Dozens of Internet specials this week, mostly to or from their hubs in Houston, Newark, Chicago, Cleveland and Denver. Purchase before 11:59 p.m. (EDT) July 13. Departures after 7 p.m. on July 13 or anytime July 14 and return on Monday, July 16 or Tuesday, July 17.  Taxes and airport fees are additional.  This week's fares include:

  • Chicago to Memphis – $157
  • Chicago to Toronto – $238
  • Cleveland to New York City – $161
  • Denver to Dallas – $221
  • San Francisco  to Las Vegas – $161
  • New York City to Toronto – $238

US Airways – Purchase E-saver fares by 11:59 p.m. (EDT) on July 14 for travel departing July 14 and returning July 17. Taxes and fees are additional. The best round-trip fares:

  • Charlotte to West Palm Beach – $260
  • Pittsburgh to Washington DC – $190
  • Philadelphia to Ft. Lauderdale – $260

Delta Airlines Web Deals – Purchase Delta Web deals by 11:59 p.m. (EDT) on July 14 for travel departing anytime July 14 and returning on July 16 or July 17. Highlights include:

  • Atlanta to Tallahassee – $160
  • Detroit to Jacksonville – $240
  • Kansas City to New York City – $240
  • Detroit to San Francisco – $320

American Airlines Net Fares – There are no American net fare specials for either this weekend or next weekend.

Remember there are a limited number of seats available for these airfares and they may sell out at any time. Read the fine print before you purchase.


Weekly Internet Airfare Deals: Fares from $157