The American aviation industry is in turmoil. Within a span of weeks, airlines went from the height of profitability with full flights to– by the end of March– facing financial pressure due to obliterated flight schedules at home and abroad. Now, for travel through even the early summer, US airlines are offering flights for as low as $16 one-way.
Airlines are slashing prices on domestic flights
On transcontinental hops, airlines are significantly reducing flight costs. For example, there is this one-way fare between Baltimore and Los Angeles on Spirit Airlines for $14. If you connect, American is offering it for $27.
Flying from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Los Angeles comes in at $19 nonstop on JetBlue,
Atlanta to Los Angeles is clocking in at $39 one-way.