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How to Fly First Class to Barcelona for Just 53k Points

Few places compare to Barcelona for its beauty and 8 UNESCO World Heritage sites. Barcelona has so much to offer. We recently had a brilliant stay at the Mandarin Oriental Barcelona and have some can’t miss spots you’ve got to experience for yourself.

Today we are helping plan a First Class flight to beautiful Barcelona from Minneapolis.

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Read on to discover how you can fly to Barcelona for only 155k points in First Class.

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Home Aiport *
MSP (Minneapolis St. Paul)
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I am trying to Plan my trip to Barcelona in April/May 2020
How do you want to fly there?
First
How do you want to fly home?
First
How are you traveling?
Solo
How many airline miles or points do you currently have? Please list them out *
0
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  • Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express
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How many cards have you applied for in the last 24 months?
5+
How much could you reasonably spend per month in total on credit cards?
$1000-$3000

Cheap Flights from MSP to BCN

We found multiple flights from MSP to BCN but we are highlighting the Air France flight for 53k points at a per point rate of $0.066 one way in First Class.

MSP to BCN for 170k Points on American

We began our search with American Airlines. While we found a $7030 flight for 85k each way. This 170k points return flight, giving you $ 0.041 per point, lost us with their $1317 fee.

Fly to Barcelona in First Class for 53k Points on Air France

Next we explored Air France  A $3515 one-way ticket translated to 53k points one way giving you $0.066 per point. This option lost us with a $243 fee.

How to Get 80k Air France Points

Based on the current cards you have, our recommendation is to get the Chase Ink Business Preferred, which has an 80k sign up bonus, easily enough points for one segment of your first class flight with bonus points left over. Easily transfer your points through Chase Ultimate Rewards to your Flying Blue to complete your booking.

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