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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #480 on: September 02, 2015, 05:59:05 PM »

makes no sense.. sell some MR & buy UA points.. not on the forums of course  ;)
Not everyone feels comfortable selling points.
am still learning... i thought the taxes might be $100-$200, i called SQ and they want $565(800 SGD). It doesnt make sense. it's also only one way.

If I'm not into buying and selling points is there any other way on OS with cheaper YQ?
AC should be about $400
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #481 on: September 02, 2015, 06:06:42 PM »
You can use ita to figure out (estimate of) yq

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #482 on: September 02, 2015, 06:47:23 PM »
Not everyone feels comfortable selling points.  AC should be about $400

AC is also 82,500 iirc

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #483 on: September 02, 2015, 08:33:14 PM »
am still learning... i thought the taxes might be $100-$200, i called SQ and they want $565(800 SGD). It doesnt make sense. it's also only one way.

If I'm not into buying and selling points is there any other way on OS with cheaper YQ?
UA doesn't charge YQ.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #484 on: September 02, 2015, 09:39:12 PM »
what are the best miles to use for YYZ-TLV in business or first? Ideally direct, but if there is a great deal, would consider stopover. For 2 adults, 1 child (4 years old) and a 1.5 year old ( on lap).

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #485 on: September 02, 2015, 09:43:06 PM »
what are the best miles to use for YYZ-TLV in business or first? Ideally direct, but if there is a great deal, would consider stopover. For 2 adults, 1 child (4 years old) and a 1.5 year old ( on lap).
Direct you can get UA. With a stop, there are a couple of options also with *A.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #486 on: September 02, 2015, 10:00:28 PM »
Direct you can get UA. With a stop, there are a couple of options also with *A.
With UA? or you mean AC?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #487 on: September 02, 2015, 10:06:21 PM »
Direct you can get UA. With a stop, there are a couple of options also with *A.

There are no good ways to book AC with no yq?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #488 on: September 02, 2015, 10:07:39 PM »
With UA? or you mean AC?
Yea, i was wrong about UA.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #489 on: September 02, 2015, 10:20:09 PM »
There are no good ways to book AC with no yq?
Not from YYZ with less then 2 stops. maybe with TK if you can find from YYZ

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #490 on: September 02, 2015, 10:30:00 PM »
You'll never find more than one seat on AC in the front of the bus
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #491 on: September 02, 2015, 11:23:10 PM »
You'll never find more than one seat on AC in the front of the bus
Specifically on YYZ-TLV? Or in general?

If in general -1, as I've booked multiple seats many times.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #492 on: September 02, 2015, 11:23:26 PM »
You'll never find more than one seat on AC in the front of the bus
Specifically on YYZ-TLV? Or in general?

If in general -1, as I've booked multiple seats many times.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #493 on: September 02, 2015, 11:48:49 PM »
Specifically on YYZ-TLV? Or in general?

If in general -1, as I've booked multiple seats many times.

AC does not release more than 1 J seat (at a time?) YYZ-TLV on the 787.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #494 on: September 02, 2015, 11:49:18 PM »
There are no good ways to book AC with no yq?

Sure there are... LX, LO, UA etc. etc. dont remember all by heart

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #495 on: September 03, 2015, 12:08:39 AM »
Sure there are... LX, LO, UA etc. etc. dont remember all by heart
He means from YYZ

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #496 on: September 03, 2015, 12:26:13 AM »
He means from YYZ

If then.. LO flies to TLV via WAW. Good luck w avail

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #497 on: September 03, 2015, 01:46:49 AM »
am still learning... i thought the taxes might be $100-$200, i called SQ and they want $565(800 SGD). It doesnt make sense. it's also only one way.

If I'm not into buying and selling points is there any other way on OS with cheaper YQ?
Have you tried LO through WAW? They have a nice J product and charge really low YQ, probably about $125+-.
Also, SQ is the cheapest for *A to TLV (57.5k ow in J). So best to transfer MR into SQ. 

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #498 on: September 03, 2015, 08:43:43 AM »
Have you tried LO through WAW? They have a nice J product and charge really low YQ, probably about $125+-.
Also, SQ is the cheapest for *A to TLV (57.5k ow in J). So best to transfer MR into SQ.

SQ charges YQ except on UA. Its virtually close to the same in value when you put them side by side with 70/80k UA.

Chase UR into UA is instant, any program into singapore depending on when you transfer takes 1 hour-2 days about. One of the main reasons why it may be worth it to use SQ is that 4 different point currencies transfer into their program.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #499 on: September 03, 2015, 09:47:38 AM »

Have you tried LO through WAW? They have a nice J product and charge really low YQ, probably about $125+-.
If then.. LO flies to TLV via WAW. Good luck w avail
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