If you live on the East Coast of the USA, now you have the opportunity to taste many dishes at Pike Place Market in Seattle or take a walk on the Golden Gate Bridge. If you’re on the West Coast, take this opportunity to book a trip to stroll through the Boston Common or shop in New York City.
Now is the best time to book a coast-to-coast flight, as JetBlue offers business class fares starting at $898.
JetBlue offers Mint tickets for less than $1,000 for flights between Boston, New York, Seattle and San Francisco. Travel dates are between January and April. Fares are expected to last only for the next two to three days.
Basics of agreement
Routes: Between Boston, New York, San Francisco and Seattle.
How to book: Use Google Flights to find your best dates, then book directly with the airline of your choice.
Travel dates: Generally from January to April.
Book by: The next two to three days.
Thanks to Scott’s Cheap Flights for finding this deal. The site’s premium membership, which costs $49 per year, offers discounts of up to 90% and comes with a 14-day free trial. Elite membership also scouts premium, business and first class offers.
While availability is mostly limited to flights between Boston, New York, San Francisco and Seattle, deals on such fares in business class are hard to come by, given that coast-to-coast flights can cost upwards of $1,500.
These are the flights we have rounded up:
- John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA), starting at $898.
- SEA to JFK, starting at $898.
- Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO), starting at $948.
- SFO to BOS, starting at $948.
We recommend that you search Google Flights to find your ideal dates and then book directly on the airline’s website. Direct flight bookings are usually more reliable in case your flight is cancelled, delayed or changed.
If you want to travel from New York to Seattle, JetBlue has a flight departing JFK at 5:25 PM on February 6th.
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For the return flight, there is a JetBlue option at 10:29 PM departing Seattle on February 13th.
With these flights, you have the option to book either directly on the JetBlue website or the American Airlines website due to their partnership in the Northeast Alliance. Plus, as part of JetBlue’s Mint-class option, these flights come with more benefits than JetBlue’s other fare options. For example, passengers flying JetBlue Mint receive not only one free carry-on bag, but two checked bags included in their airfare.
Along with this route, Mint fares also include priority security access, allowing you to save time at security checkpoints and avoid long queues.
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If you want to travel from coast to coast of the US, this JetBlue deal is worth booking. Business class tickets can be expensive, but these Mint options for flights between Boston, New York, Seattle and San Francisco cost less than $1,000.
Most of the deals we report on are primarily for basic economy fares, but with these JetBlue Mint fares, you can fly coast to coast in comfort.