11 United States cities you can get to for under $1,000 return

Posted: 27 February 2017 2:03 pm


From Honolulu to Philadelphia, these flights will cost you no more than $1,000 return from Australia.

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Flights for under $1,000 to the USA is nothing new. Over the last year we've seen fares from Australia to Los Angeles drop to as low as $751 return and to San Francisco go down to $897 return. Even Jetstar got in on the action boasting fares to Hawaii from $379 return.

While today's fares aren't quite what Jetstar was offering, they're still exceptional for the North American state. The best bit? You don't just have to fly to the popular cities mentioned above either to get triple digit fares. With the help of travel site I Want That Flight we've found a total of 11 United States cities that you can get to this year for cheap.

Top of the list is Honolulu, Hawaii. The distance between Australia and the US island makes it the most economical in terms of time and money. The cheapest flights at the moment are $739 return and are for flights from July to August 2017, which are peak season for the island. These flights are operated by Jetstar.

Los Angeles wins the award for the cheapest destination to fly to on the mainland. Flights start from $760 return for departures from Sydney with American Airlines on various dates between May and August 2017. Flights from Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide are also up for grabs for under $1,000 return.

Other notable fare prices for Australians bound for the USA include: Perth to San Francisco from $853 return flying Singapore Airlines, Sydney to Chicago from $893 return on American Airlines, Melbourne to Miami from $919 return flying United Airlines, Melbourne to Philadelphia from $954 flying United Airlines and Brisbane to Dallas from $991 return flying United Airlines.

These flights are not part of any promotion and are available until sold out.

More sample routes can be found below. Alternatively, you can see a full list of flights and fares to the USA on I Want That Flight.

FromToTravel datesPrice (return)Book
MelbourneHonolulu26 March to 2 April 2017$739Search for flights
BrisbaneHonolulu21 March to 2 April 2017$777Search for flights
Gold CoastHonolulu29 April to 5 May 2017$793Search for flights
SydneyHonolulu5-12 March 2017$802Search for flights
AdelaideHonolulu1-9 August 2017$956Search for flights
SydneyLos AngelesVarious May to June 2017 dates$760Search for flights
BrisbaneLos Angeles6-19 June 2017$802Search for flights
PerthLos Angeles9-26 March 2017$817Search for flights
MelbourneLos Angeles6 June to 23 August 2017$821Search for flights
AdelaideLos AngelesVarious August to September 2017 dates$946Search for flights
SydneySeattleVarious May and June 2017 dates$805Search for flights
SydneySan FranciscoVarious May and June 2017 dates$805Search for flights
MelbourneSan Francisco19 April to 1 May 2017$831Search for flights
PerthSan Francisco3-8 September 2017$853Search for flights
BrisbaneSan Francisco23 July to 9 August 2017$940Search for flights
SydneyLas VegasVarious May to June 2017 dates$856Search for flights
SydneyChicago25 May to 8 June 2017, 30 May to 13 June 2017$893Search for flights
SydneyReno21 July to 5 August 2017$907Search for flights
MelbourneDallas7-17 March 2017$919Search for flights
SydneyDallas27 April to 4/6 May 2017$932Search for flights
BrisbaneDallas5-10 April 2017$991Search for flights
MelbourneMiami8-20 May 2017$919Search for flights
SydneyMiami8-20 May 2017, 12-25 May 2017$932Search for flights
SydneyPhoenixVarious April to May 2017 dates$932Search for flights
BrisbanePhoenix22 May to 2 June 2017$994Search for flights
MelbournePhiladelphia21-28 August 2017$954Search for flights

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