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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #915 on: December 14, 2015, 06:25:58 PM »
Need some advice please on which option you more experienced travelers would recommend:

Option A: MLE - HKG Business on Cathay, then pay out of pocket or use BA points for economy shuttle from HKG - CNX? (I've read that I can add HKG-CNX as part of a single reward booking, but when I talk to AA they try to route be through BKK?)

Option B: MLE - SIN Business on Singapore, then SIN - CNX Business on Tiger Air? Please note will pay out of pocket purchase of ~10K KrisFlyer + $402 in Taxes/Fees

Option A is clearly cheaper, but happy to pay more for a better experience or shorter flight. Also, I'm seeing that availability is easier to find on Option B. Just don't have time to check both that often and want to pick a path and stick to it.

I'm not sure where your final destination is but can you do your whole return on Sin with MLE-SIN as one leg and then the return leg SIN-CNX-Wherever with CNX as your free stopover?  Their stopover policy is so good I just feel like some parts of this should be done as stopovers.  They are very helpful if you call them...

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #916 on: December 14, 2015, 11:18:03 PM »
Best way to book NYC to CUN in J ?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #917 on: December 14, 2015, 11:42:58 PM »
Best way to book NYC to CUN in J ?
Book with Avios on AA for 20k.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #918 on: December 15, 2015, 01:15:45 AM »
Book with Avios on AA for 20k.
You mean in economy round trip ? Or is it 20k avios each way in business?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #919 on: December 15, 2015, 01:20:09 AM »
You mean in economy round trip ? Or is it 20k avios each way in business?
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #920 on: December 15, 2015, 01:05:10 PM »
Could someone please recommend the best way to use Avios to get from NYC to TLV?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #921 on: December 15, 2015, 01:05:53 PM »
Could someone please recommend the best way to use Avios to get from NYC to TLV?
Dan has a post on DDMS about it. I'll try and find it.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #922 on: December 15, 2015, 01:06:52 PM »
Dan has a post on DDMS about it. I'll try and find it.
Try this or this.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #923 on: December 15, 2015, 01:12:41 PM »
Could someone please recommend the best way to use Avios to get from NYC to TLV?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #924 on: December 15, 2015, 01:23:05 PM »
I thought the AB option was no longer available. I don't see it on the BA website any longer. Do I need to call AB?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #925 on: December 15, 2015, 04:53:03 PM »
SYD-NRT?
Y or J

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #926 on: December 15, 2015, 05:09:04 PM »

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #927 on: December 16, 2015, 12:52:38 PM »
What is the minimum amount of time I need to transfer from LHR T5 to T4?

Found first class availability but selecting it would give me an hour to transfer.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #928 on: December 16, 2015, 01:08:02 PM »
What is the minimum amount of time I need to transfer from LHR T5 to T4?

Found first class availability but selecting it would give me an hour to transfer.
Booking on one ticket or separate tickets?

What are the flight details? I can check for you.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #929 on: December 16, 2015, 01:27:28 PM »
Booking on one ticket or separate tickets?

What are the flight details? I can check for you.

Post here next time.

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