#1 American Airlines
Passengers 65+ may find 10% American Airlines senior discounts on some published fares, depending on the market. Tickets must be booked on the telephone, must be 14 days in advance and include a Saturday night stay-over. Always ask if they available where you are going.
Call the Promotions Department at 800-237-7981.
#2 Southwest Airlines
Offers senior discounts on flights to passengers 65+ that vary from city to city. Southwest Senior Fare tickets are fully refundable and changeable. The airline promises that long-haul fares for travelers 65+ will not rise above $129. Fares are subject to change until ticketed.
#3 United Airlines
Offers senior discounts off published fares to travelers 65+ in some limited markets.
All travel to and from the following countries are discounted up to 25% off for senior citizens.
Lower, Internet-only fares may be found on the website www.united.com but they must be booked and paid for on the Internet. Call 800-241-6522
Gives 10% discounts off published rates to fliers 60+ and a companion of any age on cross-Canada (except seat sale fares) and international routes including Mexico, South America, Caribbean and the U.K. No discount coupons. 888-247-2262.
Senior Published Fares provide 10% discounts to passengers 62+ and a companion of any age on most routes. Special senior promotional fares are frequently posted for passengers 65+ on varying routes.