11 United States cities you can get to for under $1,000 return
From Honolulu to Philadelphia, these flights will cost you no more than $1,000 return from Australia.
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.
|From||To||Travel dates||Price (return)||Book|
|Melbourne||Honolulu||26 March to 2 April 2017||$739||Search for flights|
|Brisbane||Honolulu||21 March to 2 April 2017||$777||Search for flights|
|Gold Coast||Honolulu||29 April to 5 May 2017||$793||Search for flights|
|Sydney||Honolulu||5-12 March 2017||$802||Search for flights|
|Adelaide||Honolulu||1-9 August 2017||$956||Search for flights|
|Sydney||Los Angeles||Various May to June 2017 dates||$760||Search for flights|
|Brisbane||Los Angeles||6-19 June 2017||$802||Search for flights|
|Perth||Los Angeles||9-26 March 2017||$817||Search for flights|
|Melbourne||Los Angeles||6 June to 23 August 2017||$821||Search for flights|
|Adelaide||Los Angeles||Various August to September 2017 dates||$946||Search for flights|
|Sydney||Seattle||Various May and June 2017 dates||$805||Search for flights|
|Sydney||San Francisco||Various May and June 2017 dates||$805||Search for flights|
|Melbourne||San Francisco||19 April to 1 May 2017||$831||Search for flights|
|Perth||San Francisco||3-8 September 2017||$853||Search for flights|
|Brisbane||San Francisco||23 July to 9 August 2017||$940||Search for flights|
|Sydney||Las Vegas||Various May to June 2017 dates||$856||Search for flights|
|Sydney||Chicago||25 May to 8 June 2017, 30 May to 13 June 2017||$893||Search for flights|
|Sydney||Reno||21 July to 5 August 2017||$907||Search for flights|
|Melbourne||Dallas||7-17 March 2017||$919||Search for flights|
|Sydney||Dallas||27 April to 4/6 May 2017||$932||Search for flights|
|Brisbane||Dallas||5-10 April 2017||$991||Search for flights|
|Melbourne||Miami||8-20 May 2017||$919||Search for flights|
|Sydney||Miami||8-20 May 2017, 12-25 May 2017||$932||Search for flights|
|Sydney||Phoenix||Various April to May 2017 dates||$932||Search for flights|
|Brisbane||Phoenix||22 May to 2 June 2017||$994||Search for flights|
|Melbourne||Philadelphia||21-28 August 2017||$954||Search for flights|
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