The only respite from the inevitable political discussions, drunk uncles and dry turkey on Thanksgiving is the chance to fly far, far away with these Cyber Monday travel discounts. Here’s what you need to know:
American Express Travel: Book your Cyber Monday adventures with your American Express card and you’ll receive up to 50 percent off your fare. Just a note: The deal only applies to travel from January 9, 2017 thought February 9, 2017.
Cyber Travel Deals: If you’re just looking to browse a mass assortment of deals, then Cyber Travel Deals will probably be your best friend this Cyber Monday. The massive travel list features everything from hotel deals in Florida to luxury spa packages in Italy.
Expedia: The booking giant launches their biggest sale of the year with savings up to 75 percent to 90 percent off—including 50 percent off if you book by Expedia’s app—trips to Paris, New York, Punta Cana, Vegas and Cancun. Perhaps more compelling is the company’s Cyber Monday Sweepstakes, which features a dream trip to the Maldives.
Air Berlin: Cross the Atlantic for as little as $399 round trip. Air Berlin’s launching a massive sale for flights throughout the U.S. and Europe. Fly from NYC, Chicago or Boston to Dresden (Christmas markets, y’all!) for as little as $399 or pay a little more for a $429 trip to Krakow.
Alaska Air: Alaska Air’s deals of the year launch this Monday, with flights starting as low as $69 one-way.
Cathay Pacific: Interested in Asia? Flights with Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific will be 30% off through November 30th. Trips from NYC are starting at a meager $682, so you’ll want to hop on these ASAP.
Southwest: Looking to head south this winter? Southwest’s hooking up travelers with deals to the Caribbean, Mexico, and Central America for trips during the winter and spring of 2017.
Singapore Airlines: Fly from NYC, LA, San Francisco or Houston to Singapore for only $671 round trip…if you book by Cyber Monday.
Marriott: We still don’t know all of the details of Marriott’s super Cyber Monday sale, but we do know that guests booking this weekend are possibly eligible for savings up to 25 percent off — and maybe more.
>Peninsula Hotels: The Peninsula properties in NYC, Chicago and Beverly Hills will be 30 percent cheaper this Black Friday weekend. Use promo codes NYCYBER and CHCYBER for sales in NYC and Chicago, respectively. Oh, and these properties are also offering 10-25 percent off of all gift card purchases, including to the spa.
Starwood Hotels More than 1,000 Starwood properties will be some 35 percent off this Cyber Monday in the hotelier’s biggest sale yet. Best of all, you have until December 4 to book.
Viceroy Hotels: For 24 hours on Cyber Monday, you’ll have access to Viceroy’s highly exclusive, high-end properties in destinations across the globe, and this access is 30-50 percent cheaper than usual. Some properties include: Viceroy Central Park, Vas Viceroy Abu Dhabi, and Mexico’s Viceroy Riviera Maya.
Abercrombie & Kent: Luxury travel’s a little more affordable. Abercrombie & Kent will offer up to 50 percent off their premier private journeys. Try a Botswana safari for $2,995 or a jaunt through India at $2,695.
Topdeck Travel: Those looking to get off 2016’s wild ride and start a new adventure in 2017 will love Topdeck Travel’s Cyber Monday sale. Get 30-50 percent off adventure travel packages like skiing in Japan or a five-country trek across Europe.
Tom is a travel writer, part-time hitchhiker, and he’s currently trying to imitate Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? but with more sunscreen and jorts.