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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1185 on: January 03, 2016, 08:55:50 PM »
What's the best way to book Virgin America FLL-LAX OW in Y and J?
Maybe VS? VX is definitely not the best way, since like B6 it's dependant on price. Often Y on that route is really cheap, like >$149, so points aren't with it.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1186 on: January 04, 2016, 01:36:05 PM »
JFK-PTY-GRU on Copa
in J
UA is 55 and $5

Any other options

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1187 on: January 04, 2016, 01:39:40 PM »
JFK-PTY-GRU on Copa
in J
UA is 55 and $5

Any other options
SQ is only 50k.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1188 on: January 04, 2016, 01:44:29 PM »
SQ is only 50k.

if you want an instant transfer from MR than AC is 55k.. If availability is tight maybe its worth it for you to be sure you get it

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1189 on: January 04, 2016, 01:55:50 PM »
Trying to plan NYC-OGG for someone. They only have AA and MR.

Is the best way of doing this: JFK-LAX (J/F) on AA and then LAX-OGG on HA?
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1190 on: January 04, 2016, 02:00:21 PM »
Trying to plan NYC-OGG for someone. They only have AA and MR.

Is the best way of doing this: JFK-LAX (J/F) on AA and then LAX-OGG on HA?
in y or j. If y you can do jfk to hnl w aa why stop at LAX?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1191 on: January 04, 2016, 02:03:57 PM »
in y or j. If y you can do jfk to hnl w aa why stop at LAX?

Would prefer at least J for part of it. Also don't see anything direct from JFK-HNL. Even if would still need intra-island.

Nothing goes direct to OGG so this way I'd at least have the best J/F from JFK-LAX and could go LAX-OGG.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1192 on: January 04, 2016, 02:16:23 PM »
Would prefer at least J for part of it. Also don't see anything direct from JFK-HNL. Even if would still need intra-island.

Nothing goes direct to OGG so this way I'd at least have the best J/F from JFK-LAX and could go LAX-OGG.
yes but I would rather go direct from jfk to hnl then go from hnl to ogg than jfk-lax-ogg but thats just me

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1193 on: January 04, 2016, 02:18:36 PM »
What F (may settle for J) cabins are available for east coast (IAD/PHL/EWR/JFK) - DOH besides QR,EY, and EK?  And best way to book them? 

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1194 on: January 04, 2016, 02:23:10 PM »
What F (may settle for J) cabins are available for east coast (IAD/PHL/EWR/JFK) - DOH besides QR,EY, and EK?  And best way to book them?
Those three are your best options. For F I would go with EY and J take QR.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1195 on: January 04, 2016, 02:26:17 PM »
Those three are your best options. For F I would go with EY and J take QR.

Ugh.  That's what I figured, but I want to have a backup plan for if either of those don't come available.  EK isn't currently available either.  The trip is a long way off and I wanna avoid the new AA chart too.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1196 on: January 04, 2016, 02:27:30 PM »
Trying to plan NYC-OGG for someone. They only have AA and MR.

Is the best way of doing this: JFK-LAX (J/F) on AA and then LAX-OGG on HA?
Look at SQ.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1197 on: January 04, 2016, 02:28:14 PM »
Ugh.  That's what I figured, but I want to have a backup plan for if either of those don't come available.  EK isn't currently available either.  The trip is a long way off and I wanna avoid the new AA chart too.
Book EY as far out as you can and then keep checking and playing with dates.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1198 on: January 04, 2016, 02:29:27 PM »
Look at SQ.

Did that but that doesn't go direct to OGG. So I'd need to do EWR (instead of JFK) -HNL-OGG. That on its own is hard to come by in J for the first leg. Or the more likely EWR-xx-HNL-OGG which adds 2 stops.
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #1199 on: January 04, 2016, 02:31:24 PM »
Book EY as far out as you can and then keep checking and playing with dates.

I'll probably just do that for QR, since I'm leaving DOH on QR it'll let me take their tours.  No decent options through Europe that have good availability and <100k for F?