Head out this summer or later this year, but do try to take advantage of some outstanding one-way sale rates from Frontier Airlines to more than a dozen Western destinations. You can buy tickets now through July 14 for trips you plan to finish by Jan. 15, 2010.
$99, Aspen, Colorado Springs, or Denver, Colo.
$109, Albuquerque, N. Mexico; Durango or Grand Junction, Colo.; Salt Lake City, Utah or Rapid City, S. Dakota
$119, Billings, Mont.; Omaha, Neb.; Jackson Hole, Wyo. or Tulsa, Okla.
$129, Las Vegas or Tucson, Ariz.
$149, Orange County-Santa Ana, San Jose or Sacramento, Calif.
$189, Spokane, Wash.
$262, Anchorage, Alaska A few exceptions apply to this sale. For instance, sale prices above are valid daily, except Sundays, on trips started on or after Aug. 10. Travel on Sundays at $30 more, each way. Also, you can start travel sooner by giving a two-week or more advance notice. Prices are $10 more each way for Tuesdays or Wednesdays. Add $30 to the above one-way rates for other travel days.
Another exception is that trips to/from Anchorage must be finished by Sept. 21.
Several winter blackout dates include Nov. 24, 25, 28-30; Dec. 18, 19, 22-24, 27-29, 31 and Jan. 1-3.Taxes, surcharges are additional and vary by destination, but factor in about $25 each way.