Not Feeling Home For The Holidays? You Can Go Abroad For Less Than $500

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If you feel like mixing things up this holiday season and don’t want to head home, the world is calling. Flights are super cheap and prime for a solo trip present to yourself. (Or maybe you can recruit the entire fam into an international adventure for the holidays?) These roundtrip flights are all less than $500, but beware — some come with some hefty layovers and wacky flights times. But it’s worth it to get abroad for cheap, right?

From New York City

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To Lisbon, Portugal: $418

Sunday, November 11 to Tuesday, November 20

To Tel Aviv, Israel: $499

Friday, November 23 to Friday, November 30

To Reykjavik, Iceland: $220

Sunday, November 25 to Tuesday, December 4

To Marrakesh, Morocco: $489

Monday, December 31 to Wednesday, January 9

From Los Angeles

best flight deals for the holidays

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To Singapore, Singapore: $474

Tuesday, November 20 to Tuesday, November 27

To Bangkok, Thailand: $440

Friday, November 23 to Thursday, December 6

To San Jose, Costa Rica: $422

Sunday, December 2 to Saturday, December 8

To Cartagena, Colombia: $415

Tuesday, December 4 to Friday, December 14

To Bali, Indonesia: $483

Thursday, December 6 to Wednesday, December 26

From Chicago

best flight deals for the holidays

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To Paris, France: $440

Sunday, November 18 to Wednesday, November 28

To Mexico City, Mexico: $263

Sunday, December 2 to Tuesday, December 11

To Aruba, Dutch Caribbean Islands: $452

Thursday, December 13 to Tuesday, December 25

From Austin

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To Dublin, Ireland: $499

Wednesday, November 21 to Thursday, November 29

To St. George’s, Grenada: $430 

Sunday, December 2 to Sunday, December 9

To Montreal, Canada: $355

Wednesday, December 19 to Wednesday, December 26

From Atlanta

best flight deals for the holidays

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To Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago: $473

Monday, November 19 to Tuesday, November 27

To Venice, Italy: $493

Saturday, November 24 to Sunday, December 2

To Amsterdam, Netherlands: $451

Friday, December 7 to Saturday, December 15


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