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Here's how to save 20% on flights to Europe this week

PLAY Airlines is having a sale!

Melissa Kravitz Hoeffner
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Melissa Kravitz Hoeffner

Eager to cross the pond? You’re in luck! In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, Iceland-based airline PLAY is offering a 20-percent off sale to help travelers feel a little bit lucky.

The sale, running through Friday, March 17, will include routes to popular European cities including Paris, London, Copenhagen, Dublin, Berlin, Stockholm, Gothenburg, Aalborg, Billund, Aarhus and more. Passengers can fly from Baltimore/Washington D.C. (BWI), Boston (BOS), New York (SWF), and Virginia (IAD) to these destinations and beyond on flights booked from April 1, 2023 through May 31, 2023 or September 1, 2023 through October 31, 2023.

Paris in the spring is always a good idea
ShutterstockParis in the spring is always a good idea

And honestly, spring and fall are the best times to visit Europe! Also known as shoulder season, these mild weather times before the peak summer travel season often offer better hotel deals, fewer crowds, and a nicer travel experience than, say, Italy in August. 

PLAY's calendar makes it easy to look at the cheapest dates to travel between your origin and destination so that you can schedule your vacation accordingly. You will need to create an account on the site to book and apply the 20 percent discount. PLAY also curates last-minute travel deals, should you want to travel immediately or extend your trip within Europe. 

When booking, use promo code LUCKYPLAY when booking flights on The fare includes all mandatory taxes, fees and carrier charges, though baggage may cost extra. 

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