AN ITEM IN SUNDAY'S TRAVEL SECTION GAVE INCORRECT INFORMATION ON A SPECIAL AIR FARE OFFERED BY SPANAIR FROM WASHINGTON TO MADRID. THE ROUND-TRIP FARE OF $329 IS GOOD FOR MONDAY, WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY RETURNS, NOT FRIDAYS. (PUBLISHED 09/08/99)
This chart lists the lowest generally available round-trip fares from at least one of the three Washington area airports -- Reagan National, Washington-Dulles International and Baltimore/Washington International -- for departures Sept. 26-Oct. 2. Flights are nonstop or direct (stopover with no change of planes) except for some international flights. For ticket information, or to purchase tickets, call the individual airlines, not The Washington Post. For recorded information on how best to use this chart, call 202-334-7591.
Bargain of the Week
Spanair is offering sale fares on its new Thursday-night flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid scheduled to begin Nov. 4. The round-trip fare is $329 plus taxes. You must travel between Nov. 4 and Feb. 25 and purchase tickets no later than Nov. 30. The fare is good on Thursday departures, and Monday, Wednesday or Friday returns. Holiday blackouts apply. Information: 1-888-545-5757.
AC Air Canada
BA British Airways
NH All Nippon
US US Airways
Depart Washington Sept. 26-Oct. 2
AA, DL, TW, UA, US
AA, WN, UA, US
AA, DL, UA
Rio de Janeiro
NH, AA, NW, UA
Fares, which were researched Thursday, may change without notice, do not apply to all seats on all flights and are subject to restrictions. Most require advance purchase, are available only on midweek departures and require a Saturday night stay. Certain airport taxes and surcharges are not included. Contact airlines or a travel agent for fare details and airports of arrival and departure.
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