Round the World
American Airlines Economy Circle Pacific
The American Airlines (AA) Circle Pacific fare is the best way for a oneworld frequent flyer to visit both Asia and North America, with a huge array of options possible. One flight is included from Australia to Asia on Qantas, Cathay Pacific, JAL or Malaysia Airlines, connecting through to North America on AA. Up to 4 internal flight sectors within the USA or to Canada, Mexico or the Caribbean are included. This can even be used for a Hawaii stopover. The fare may also be done in the reverse direction, visiting Asia after North America.
Additional sectors can be added in Asia or North America for just $80 + taxes (max 16 sectors), racking up extra status credits as you go with longer sectors accruing greater status credits.
Example routes: (also possible in the reverse direction)
Sydney – Tokyo – Chicago – NYC – Dallas – LA – Sydney
Sydney – Shanghai – NYC – Miami – Nassau – Miami – Dallas – Sydney
Sydney – Hong Kong – Dallas – Boston – Philadelphia – LA – Honolulu – Sydney (Qantas)
The possibilities are endless! Utilising the additional Asian sectors for $70+ taxes each you could maximising the fare with additional stops. The following is just on example of applying this fare with 3 x additional sectors in Asia and 2 x additional sectors in the USA on top of the 4 included in the fare.
Sydney – Kuala Lumpur – Hong Kong – Seoul – Tokyo – NYC – Toronto – Chicago – Miami – Dallas – San Francisco – LA – Sydney
Destinations: Visit Asia via Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tokyo and more before flying on to North America and back Again [or vice versa].
Airline: American Airlines
Destination: Round the World
Status credits: 105+
From $2191 inc taxes
Seasons: Low: 19 Jan - 28 Jun 18, 13 Jul - 20 Sep 18, 03 Oct - 30 Nov 18. High: 29 Jun - 12 Jul 18, 21 Sep - 02 Oct 18.
Departure ports: Sydney. Domestic flights included for minimal add on cost.
Book by: December 31, 2017
Deposit to book: $150.00 per person
Full payment by: 3 days of reservation.
Change fee: $175.00
Lead in price: Based on Sydney - Tokyo - Chicago - Las Vegas - San Francisco - LA - Sydney subject to discount flight availability.