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Fly to Dublin for 17k Points

Today we are helping book a dream trip to Dublin for an incredibly low 17k points each way. Dublin is an absolutely amazing city. It is a vibrant cultural hub loved for its cobblestone streets and historic sites as well as its modern offerings. We recommend Grafton Street for shopping and cafes. Stop by the Guinness Storehouse to learn about the Guinness family and the history of their ale. For a day of historic culture, take in Dublin Castle and the National Gallery. With so much to see and do, you will enjoy every minute in Dublin. It certainly hits the top of our favorites list in the UK.

Read more to learn how you can fly to Dublin for 17k points.

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Points and Miles Request

Home Airport*
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
How Did You Hear About This?
  • Youtube
Do you have trip coming up? If not, what is your dream trip? Let us know how many people and where you want to visit.*
Trying to plan a trip to Ireland (Dublin). Aprox dates are 8/6-13.
There will be two of us.
How do you want to fly there?
Economy / Cheapest
How do you want to fly home?
Economy / Cheapest
How are you traveling?
How many airline miles or points do you currently have? Please list them out*
I have 93,000 American Airlines point/miles
I also have about 750,000 points w/Marriott and do plan to use them for most if not all stay
Also have about 50,000 SWA paints (but see below).
Which Credit Cards Do You Have?*
  • Other (Not listed)

Cheap Flights to Dublin

We found multiple flights to Dublin. This trip prices up around $1,400. We are highlighting the American Airlines flight for a phenomenal 17k points each way.

Fly to Dublin with Avios Club

We began our search with Avios Club which encompasses Aer Lingus, British Airways, and Iberia. They had no availability for the selected dates.

Fly to Dublin for 127k Points on United

We searched United Airlines and found a $1,400 flight going for 127k points. This option is giving you a mere $0.011 per point and not worth a second thought.

Fly to Dublin for 112k Points on Delta

Next we searched Delta Airlines and found a $1,365 flight for 112k points. This option is only giving you $0.012 points. Between these two factors and the $50+ fee we decided to keep searching.

Fly to Dublin for 17k Points on American

We searched American Airlines and found a tremendously good option. We found a $1,400 flight being offered at 17k each way, date dependent. For the dates you selected, your round trip would be 49k points giving you $0.029 per point.

By pushing your dates out by one week, you can save a total of 30k points with American Airlines and boost your per points value to $0.041 per point.

To redeem this flight, simply book through Aadvantage rewards and start packing.

How to Get 60k Points to use on American

Based on the current cards you have, our recommendation is to get the Citi Premier card which has a 60k sign up bonus when you spend $4,000 within the first 3 months,  for a Round trip flight to Dublin. This card also offers 3x travel points.

How to Get 50k More American Points

Sign up for the CitiBusiness / AAdvantage Platinum Select Mastercard World Elite Mastercard which has a 50k sign up bonus when you spend $2,500 within the first 3 months, for a Round trip flight to Dublin.

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