Lonely Planet Writer

Icelandic airline offers £99 transatlantic flights between London and US

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Icelandic flag. Image by JasonParis / CC BY 2.0

An Icelandic budget airline is offering transatlantic flights for only £99. WOW air is starting flights from London to Boston in March 2015 and to Washington in June 2015 – fares start at £99 for a single ticket, and a return ticket including tax and checked luggage would cost £325.48. The route is slower than a non-stop flight, and includes a stopover in Reykjavik. Read more: telegraph.co.uk