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A good sale to Brisbane

ITA will price this at $1,002, using those dates on Google Flights should reprice to $878.

Australia is open to tourists again. Besides all COVID related requirements, you need to get an Electronic Travel Authorization for entry to Australia. There are a lot of scammy sites that sell them for more than the $20AUD that you can get directly from the Australian Government.

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Sample Travel Date:

  • August 22nd – 30th
  • This is just ONE SAMPLE travel date, for more availability, please follow the “Fare Availability” and “How to Search for Availability” instructions below

Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel from mid August – mid October. Availability is limited. Must purchase at least 14 days in advance of departure
  • Please note that while this fare is valid at 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:
    • Origin: LAX
    • Origin Advanced Routing Code:
      • Routing Codes: ac ac
      • Extension Codes: maxconnect 240
    • Destination:  BNE
    • Return Advanced Routing Code:
      • Routing Codes: ac ac
      • Extension Codes: maxconnect 240
    • (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.

Fare Class:

  • K

Routing:

  • LAX – YVR (Vancouver) – BNE (Brisbane) – YVR – LAX

Stopover:

  • Not permitted
  • How to Take Advantage of a Stopover

Mileage:

Air Canada is a member of the Star Alliance and United partner. Mileage earning with United is as follows:

  • Miles Flown: 16,876 miles or 5.1 cents per mile
  • Redeemable Miles: 8,438 miles

How to Buy:

  • Book on Google Flights with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search. Select “Book with Air Canada on Google” to price

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Background Information:

  • Visa: US Citizens – Required prior to arrival. Other nationals, check the TIMATIC Visa Database
  • Currency: Australian Dollar (AUD). $1USD = 1.44 AUD

Tips for saving when using credit cards at international destinations:

  • No Foreign Transaction Fee Credit Cards to save on international purchases
  • Don’t get hit with Dynamic Currency Conversion
  • Get your taxes refunded when shopping
  • How to Avoid International Data Roaming Charges

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