Use a carry-on, here’s how to pack it.
Plenty of time to plan this one: Take off Friday or Saturday (April 11 or 12) and return the following Monday or Tuesday.
Sample American weekend fares – round-trip prices:
- Austin – to Dallas from $99
- Chicago – to Dubuque from $155; to Lexington KY from $176
- Cincinnati – to Oklahoma City from $283
- Dallas – to Austin from $99
- Dayton – to New York from $245
- Houston – to Miami from $254
- New York – to Dayton from $245
- Miami – to Tallahassee from $218; to Houston from $254
- Memphis – to Wichita from $239; to Dallas from $286
- St. Louis – to Dallas from $188
- Tallahassee – to Miami from $218
Book by Friday, April 11. Take off that same Friday (after 7 p.m.) or anytime Saturday April 12 and return Monday or Tuesday (April 14, 15). See American for all the details. See FareCompare for more flights anytime you want to travel.
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