Oneworld member Iberia is currently offering a sweet deal on premium economy class flights from Madrid to Santiago de Chile. You can book your tickets for a nonstop round-trip from Europe to South America at prices €770. Two checked bags of 23 kg each are included in this price.
The fare is also available from other cities in the Iberian Peninsula (Barcelona, Valencia, Lisbon, Porto, …) for a similar price.
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The fare shows almost daily availability for departures on September, October and November 2021. We recommend booking via British Airways. The airline offers the same prices as Iberia – but in contrast to the Spanish carrier, BA will refund you with a voucher if you need to cancel your flight. You have to respect a minimum stay of seven days to get the cheap tickets.
Iberia plans to deploy Airbus A350-900 aircraft on trips between Madrid and Santiago de Chile. Those birds feature a 2-4-2 seating pattern in premium economy, compared to a 3-3-3 seating in economy.
Iberia’s premium economy class product is decent and up-to-date. While service and organization aren’t something that the airline often gets complimented on, the hard product seems to be comfortable. Check out this review to find out more:
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The fare rules state that this deal will be available until May 17, 2021. Or, of course, until all cheap seats are sold out. The minimum stay requirements is seven days. But if you want to stay a little longer, the airline will offer you the discounted fare for stay up to 12 months.
It should be easy to find dates that work for you by using Google Flights (instructions). Once you’ve settled on a specific time, we recommend booking on the carrier’s website or, for a better refund policy, britishairways.com.
Tickets for flights with Iberia will be issued in booking class T. As a result, this will get you an excellent earning rate of 100% on most Oneworld frequent flyer programs. Here’s what you can expect from non-stop flights between Madrid and Mexico-City:
- 21,440 Points on Finnair Plus
- 13,320 Miles on Royal Air Maroc Safar Flyer
- 13,320 Award Miles + 70 Tier Miles on Asia Miles
- 13,320 Miles on LATAM Pass
- 13,320 Miles on Japan Airlines Mileage Bank
- 13,320 Miles on Royal Jordanian Royal Club
- 13,320 Miles on S7 Airlines Priority Club
- 13,320 Miles on Malaysia Airlines Enrich
- 13,320 Award Miles + 19,980 EQMs on American AAdvantage
- 13,320 Miles on Alaska Mileage Plan
- 13,320 Avios + 200 TP on British Airways Executive Club
- 13,320 Avios + 1,000 TP on Iberia Plus
- 13,320 Qmiles + 80 Qpoints on Qatar Privilege Club
Information & Tips for Santiago de Chile
Santiago de Chile is the capital and most important economic center of Chile. With its 5.6 million inhabitants, the city is also a key cultural center which attracts numerous tourists thanks to its location near both the coast and the Andes Mountains.
From the Airport to the City Center
Two different airport busses, CentroPuerto and TurBus, run from the airport to the city. The fare is about 3€ per person and the journey takes about 30 to 50 minutes depending on traffic conditions. Credit cards are accepted when buying a ticket at the airport counter.
Unfortunately, none of the two buses take you directly into the city centre. The buses from CentroPuerto go to the “Los Héroes” station, from there you can walk to the central Plaza de Armas in about 20 minutes and a transfer to the metro is also possible quite easily. A taxi is a bit faster and costs approximately 20€.
Best Time to Travel
The best weather conditions for sightseeing and other touristic activities are in spring between September and November and in autumn between March and May. Temperatures during these months are moderate and rainfall is low.
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