Edmonton to Vietnam, and back home from the Philippines: $691.00 to $731.00 CAD (Roundtrip - Incl Tax)

Edmonton to Vietnam, and back home from the Philippines: $691.00 to $731.00 CAD (Roundtrip - Incl Tax)

United Airlines and ANA are showing some very interesting prices on open-jaw flights, where you fly from Edmonton to Vietnam, and then back home from the Philippines (either Manila or Cebu) for just $731 CAD roundtrip including taxes.

***Remember Gringos, most legs of these flights are run by the Star Alliance (Copa, United or Air Canada). There are valuable aeroplan points to be had from these flights. Learn how to maximize your travels in Gringos On The Run article Affording To Travel In Your 20s & 30s.

The flight between Vietnam and the Philippines is not included. One way flights between these two countries are easy to find for around $150 CAD or less, with TigerAir or AirAsia.

Availability for travel

September, October, November, and December 2016

Edmonton to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and then Manila (or Cebu), Philippines to Edmonton - $691 to $731 CAD roundtrip including taxes

1. Try a Google Flights search like this one:

Google Flights search: Edmonton to Ho Chi Minh City, and then Manila to Edmonton

Google Flights search: Edmonton to Ho Chi Minh City, and then Cebu to Edmonton

2. You can try experimenting with other dates.

(for longer trips, you can try mixing and matching the departure and return dates from the list below)

Sep 2 to Sep 20 - $751
Sep 9 to Sep 27 - $723
Sep 23 to Oct 11 - $723
Sep 30 to Oct 18 - $723
Oct 13 to Nov 1 - $693 (through FlightNetwork, using promo code) 24h stop in Japan
Oct 20 to Nov 8 - $691
Nov 11 to Nov 29 - $731
Nov 25 to Dec 13 - $731

3. Click through from Google Flights to whichever site is showing this price, often it is FlightNetwork.

Screenshot from FlightNetwork

Edmonton to Jakarta, Indonesia and then Manila (or Cebu), Philippines to Edmonton - $738 CAD roundtrip including taxes

1. Try a Google Flights search like this one:

Google Flights search: Edmonton to Jakarta, and then Manila to Edmonto

Google Flights search: Edmonton to Jakarta, and then Cebu to Edmonton

2. You can try experimenting with other dates. You may want to stay focused on flights that depart on a Friday, and return home on a Tuesday. 

(for longer trips, you can try mixing and matching the departure and return dates from the list below) 

(through FlightNetwork, using promo code) with a 15h stop in Japan

Sep 8 to Sep 27 - $738  
Sep 15 to Oct 4 - $738
Sep 29 to Oct 18 - $738
Oct 13 to Nov 1 - $738
Oct 20 to Nov 8 - $738 
Oct 27 to Nov 15 - $738
Nov 3 to Nov 22 - $795
Nov 10 to Nov 29 - $795
Nov 17 to Dec 6 - $738
Nov 24 to Dec 13 - $738

3. Click through from Google Flights to whichever site is showing this price, often it is FlightNetwork.

It's also possible to add a longer stop in Tokyo, Japan for approximately another $100. For example: Edmonton to Vietnam, and then the Philippines to Japan, and then Japan to Edmonton, all for $837 CAD roundtrip including taxes 

1. Try a Google Flights search like this one:

Google Flights search: Edmonton to Ho Chi Minh City, and then Manila to Tokyo, and then Tokyo to Edmonton

Google Flights search: Edmonton to Ho Chi Minh City, and then Cebu to Tokyo, and then Tokyo to Edmonton

Note that the cheapest flight ($817) has a 24 hour stop in Tokyo on the way there. You would probably want to pick the $846 flight without the stop, since you'll be visiting Tokyo on the way home.

2. You can try experimenting with other dates.

(for longer trips, you can try mixing and matching the departure and return dates from the list below)

Oct 20 to Nov 1 to Nov 8 - $846
Oct 27 to Nov 8 to Nov 15 - $846
Nov 2 to Nov 15 to Nov 22 - $841
Nov 11 to Nov 22 to Nov 29 - $846
Nov 16 to Nov 29 to Dec 6 - $846

3. Click through from Google Flights to whichever site is showing this price, often it is FlightNetwork or Expedia. Or it may be available through the United website itself.

Screenshot from Expedia.ca


You can also try Edmonton to Indonesia, and then the Philippines to Japan, and then Japan to Edmonton, all for $897 CAD roundtrip including taxes 

1. Try a Google Flights search like this one: 

Google Flights search: Edmonton to Jakarta, and then Manila to Tokyo, and then Tokyo to Edmonton

Google Flights search: Edmonton to Jakarta, and then Cebu to Tokyo, and then Tokyo to Edmonton 

2. You can try experimenting with other dates. 

(for longer trips, you can try mixing and matching the departure and return dates from the list below)

Sep 28 to Oct 11 to Oct 18
Oct 5 to Oct 18 to Oct 25
Oct 12 to Oct 25 to Nov 1
Oct 19 to Nov 1 to Nov 8
Nov 2 to Nov 15 to Nov 22
Nov 9 to Nov 22 to Nov 29
Nov 17 to Nov 29 to Dec 6
Nov 24 to Dec 6 to Dec 13 

3. Click through from Google Flights to whichever site is showing this price, often it is FlightNetwork or Expedia. Or it may be available through the United website itself.

Screenshot from Expedia.ca 

Flight Network Promo Code

You can bring the price down another $10 CAD once you get to Flight Network by using the promo code: 3P10OFF321

Curated by Jesse Delgrosse @gringosontherun. Follow Jesse's adventures @jdelgrosse and make sure to "LIKE" our Facebook and Instagram pages!!
Originally posted by Chris Myden @yegdeals.com