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We’re already humming the song “April in Paris.”

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We’re already humming the song “April in Paris.”

Round-trip flights to Europe for $272? Premium Economy class to Singapore for $899? These amazing airfares will require your full attention.

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We know you’ll need to get back to work at some point, so we’re going to make this as easy as possible for you. We’ve scoured the sales to find the best Cyber Monday airfare deals—and there were a lot of great ones this year.

If you don’t know where to go in 2020, these deals will definitely help you decide. So consider yourself warned—these are the Cyber Monday flight sales (find hotel and tour deals over here) that basically have us ready to click, book, and go ourselves.

New York to Madrid for $272

The main international airline of Spain is having a Cyber Monday sale for flights to Madrid, Barcelona, and Tel Aviv from Boston, New York, and Miami. You can find round-trip economy fares from New York to Madrid for just $272, Miami to Barcelona for $470, and Boston to Tel Aviv for $569. The sale goes on until December 2, 2019, for travel dates through March 27, 2020. 

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Book Now: From $272, iberia.com

Premium Economy to Singapore for $899

You can score major deals on international flights on Singapore Airlines, which was recently ranked one of the top airlines in the world. From November 29 through December 3, 2019, you’ll find economy, premium economy, and business class fares on sale from Singapore’s U.S. hubs in California (Los Angeles and San Francisco), New York, Seattle, and Houston.

Economy fares can be found for as low as $499 on its Los Angeles-Tokyo, San Francisco-Hong Kong, and New York-Frankfurt routes. Score a Premium Economy seat for as little as $899 from Los Angeles to Singapore. Business Class fares start at $1,999 on its New York to Frankfurt route. Travel dates vary by route.

Book Now: From $499, singaporeairlines.com

Fly internationally on the top rated airline in the world for under $400.

Fly Air New Zealand for $399

Recently named the “2020 Airline of the Year,” Air New Zealand is offering major discounts on Cyber Monday for flights from the U.S. to New Zealand (of course), Australia, the Cook Islands, and London. For just $399, you can fly its Los Angeles to London route. You can also fly to the Cook Islands from L.A. for $599. Fares to New Zealand from the U.S. start at $779 and you can find flights to Australia for $788. Discounted rates apply to all cabins, including Economy, Premium Economy, and Business Premier.

Book Now: From $399, airnewzealand.com

Fly Cathay Pacific for 70 percent off

Considering the amount of business Hong Kong’s flagship airline has lost over the protests there this year, it’s not surprising Cathay Pacific is having a major sale this Cyber Monday. From November 27 through December 3, 2019, you can save up to 70 percent off round-trip Economy and Premium Economy tickets to all of its destinations across Asia and the Pacific.

You can fly from Los Angeles and San Francisco for as little as $539, Seattle from $541, and New York, Washington, D.C., Chicago, and Boston starting from $591. The sale applies to travel between January 1 and May 15, 2020. Destinations include Bali, Bangkok, Taipei, Hong Kong, and much, much more.

Book Now: From $539, cathaypacific.com

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Fly to Europe for less with Norwegian

If you’re a fan of cheap, no-frills flights to Europe, you can now get them for even less. Norwegian, the Scandinavian airline that has become synonymous with low-cost, long-haul service, is offering 15 percent off its economy fares on all of its routes (and there are many), and 10 percent off on premium class fares, also on all routes.

The deal must be booked between November 29 and December 2, 2019, for travel between December, 1, 2019, and March 28, 2020. 

Book Now: 15 percent off economy, and 10 percent off premium (with promo code “BLACKFRIDAY19”), norwegian.com

Earn triple miles on Air France and KLM

Although this isn’t an airfare deal per se, miles are basically currency in the world of air travel and tripling the currency with these two European carriers could go a long way. You have until December 2, 2019, to book a flight with Air France or KLM and earn triple miles on travel that takes place between December 7, 2019, and March 31, 2020.

The qualifying routes are to Paris and Amsterdam from several of the airlines’ U.S. hubs. Each Flying Blue member (Air France and KLM’s loyalty program; simply sign up before booking if you’re not already a member) can book up to two flights with this offer. It is valid for all cabin categories except Air France’s first class, La Premiere. The additional miles will be credited within 10 days upon arrival of the return flight.

Book Now: flyingblue.com

Flights to Copenhagen for less than $400? Yes, please!

Cyber Monday starts early with this Scandinavian Airlines sale

From Tuesday, November 26, 2019, through Tuesday, December 3, 2019, Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) will be offering fares from the U.S. to Europe as low as $349 in their SAS Go Light class—these fares include government taxes and fees, but there is no checked bag included. An additional $55 round trip to upgrade to the SAS Go seat category will get you one checked bag.

The deal is for travel to numerous destinations in Europe between January 8, 2020, and May 14, 2020—all travel must be completed by May 15, 2020.

Book Now: From $349, flysas.com

$100 off AerLingus flights

Irish carrier Aer Lingus is lopping $100 off of its round-trip economy fares and $200 off of its round-trip business class on transatlantic flights from the U.S. and Canada to destinations in Europe that include Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Dublin, Milan, Paris, Rome, Lisbon, London, and Madrid.

To get the deal, travel must be booked between November 26 and December 3, 2019, and take place between January 1 and March 8, 2020 (some destinations require overnighting in Dublin).

Book Now: $100 to $200 off, aerlingus.com

San Francisco to Paris for $350

OK, so while this is only about $30 less than a standard, introductory French Bee fare, we actually love this deal for the most obvious reason—Paris. This one kicked off at the start of November and runs through December 12, 2019, for travel between now and March 31, 2020. The fares are for Basic Economy class seats round trip from San Francisco (SFO) to Paris (ORY). 

The French low-cost carrier launched in 2017 and has been gradually expanding since then. This fall, it introduced new flights between New York and Paris (they will begin in June but are already bookable), which joined the airline’s existing service between Paris, San Francisco, Tahiti, Reunion Island, and Punta Cana.

The 10-hour SFO-ORY flight is available three times per week, and the Basic Economy fares include one 26-pound carry-on. So, pack light and Paris is yours for just shy of $350.

Book Now: $349, frenchbee.com

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→ Black Friday Flight Deals

This article originally appeared online on November 22, 2019; it was updated on December 1, 2019, to include current information. Products we write about are independently vetted and recommended by our editors. We may earn a commission if you buy through our links.

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