United: – $767: HOUSTON (IAH) – Ho Chi Minh City (SGN). R/T

Update at 3:53 PM – I only see $767 ticket for Mar 18th to Apr 30th now. You can book $800 ticket from American Airline for February during Vietnamese New Year

$767 ticket from Houston to Ho Chi Minh City is the lowest fare for this route for a long time. The recent gas price drop probably plays a major role in international airfare super discount. Vietnamese New Year is on Feb 19, 2015 therefore I would try to find a date around those times to experience holiday in Vietnam

Bitexco Financial Tower in Ho Chi Minh City

Sample Travel Date:

  • Mar 26th to Apr 9th
  • Routing:
    • Houston (IAH) – Newark(EWR) – Hong Kong (HKG) – Ho Chi Minh City (SGN)
    • Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) – Hong Kong (HKG) – San Francisco (SFO) – Houston (IAH)


Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel from Jan 23th to Apr 30th which means you need to complete all of the flights by Apr 30th
  • Flights departure on Monday through Thursday which means your departure flights and return flights need to start on a weekday

How to search for Availability and Book the tickets

Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:

  • Departing from: IAH
  • Outbound Advanced Routing Code: ua+ / f bc=k
  • Destination: SGN
  • Return Advanced Routing Code: ua+ / f bc=k
  • (Click on Advanced Routing Codes link to enable advanced routing code input)
  • Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
  • Length of Stay: put 1-8 or 8-15 days. You can put any numbers in there. 8-15 days mean you want the whole trip to last from 8 to 15 days

Book the tickets at OneTravel.com and use code “ny15”  for another $10 off

iah-sgn matrix

Fare Class:

  • K and this flight allows two stop-overs for $100 each. It means that you can flight this route and stop in Hong Kong for a few days for an extra of $100
    • Houston (IAH) – Newark(EWR) – Hong Kong (HKG) – Ho Chi Minh City (SGN)

4 thoughts on “United: – $767: HOUSTON (IAH) – Ho Chi Minh City (SGN). R/T

  1. I’m unable to go to the website to put in the routing codes..

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