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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3960 on: July 10, 2020, 05:23:30 PM »
but beware transfers have repeatedly been taking much longer !! betweeen 10 to 15 days

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3961 on: July 10, 2020, 05:37:57 PM »
but beware transfers have repeatedly been taking much longer !! betweeen 10 to 15 days
Ouch! Thanks for the info.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3962 on: July 31, 2020, 06:17:04 PM »
I am looking to fly from ORD-LAX stay for shabbos then fly from LAX-KOA for 4 days and then KOA-SFO spend shabbos there and fly back from SFO-ORD. What are my best options in terms of points?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3963 on: August 18, 2020, 08:39:08 AM »
I am looking to fly from ORD-LAX stay for shabbos then fly from LAX-KOA for 4 days and then KOA-SFO spend shabbos there and fly back from SFO-ORD. What are my best options in terms of points?

Could be Southwest if have companion pass.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3964 on: August 20, 2020, 04:07:37 AM »

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3965 on: October 08, 2020, 01:54:42 PM »
whats the cheapest YQ option from LHR to NYC in J?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3966 on: October 12, 2020, 10:00:15 PM »
Did anyone ever hear of student universe a website for college students to get discounted prices?.....is it reliable?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3967 on: October 12, 2020, 11:22:12 PM »
Did anyone ever hear of student universe a website for college students to get discounted prices?.....is it reliable?
yes
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3968 on: October 12, 2020, 11:34:07 PM »
Did anyone ever hear of student universe a website for college students to get discounted prices?.....is it reliable?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3969 on: October 12, 2020, 11:49:37 PM »

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3970 on: October 29, 2020, 04:26:22 PM »
looking to book nonstop roundtrip award booking for one person NYC-TLV in Jan with free award cancellation

Is my best option Turkish (32K each way) or ANA(32.5K each way) on United metal? Bu I think both still have cancellation penalties?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3971 on: October 29, 2020, 10:47:03 PM »
looking to book nonstop roundtrip award booking for one person NYC-TLV in Jan with free award cancellation

Is my best option Turkish (32K each way) or ANA(32.5K each way) on United metal? Bu I think both still have cancellation penalties?
on UA metal yes, however if DL has availability you can book with 29K FB.

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3972 on: October 30, 2020, 08:43:35 AM »
on UA metal yes, however if DL has availability you can book with 29K FB.

I see thanks! but DL is from JFK for me EWR is better
but what about miles re-deposit fees if I cancel are any of these programs waiving them for now(FB, ANA, Turkish airlines)

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3973 on: October 30, 2020, 08:47:50 AM »
I see thanks! but DL is from JFK for me EWR is better
but what about miles re-deposit fees if I cancel are any of these programs waiving them for now(FB, ANA, Turkish airlines)
No fees for FB

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3974 on: October 30, 2020, 08:55:28 AM »
No fees for FB

Thanks! It seems like ANA still has a 3K miles fee and Turkish has a $25 fee for award cancellations?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3975 on: November 01, 2020, 01:13:25 PM »
what about using Qantas points on LY metal any award cancellation redeposit fees?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3976 on: November 16, 2020, 12:20:28 AM »
what's the best way to book JFK-AMS-JNB on KLM J?

AF flying blue is 85k but ~$400 in fee's, is there anywhere else where the fee's don't sting as much?

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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3977 on: March 15, 2021, 02:07:25 PM »
Any advice on how to book. I have tons of miles options.
From NYC at the end of the week being shabbas in Israel, then leaving to MLE after shabbas. (Plans for summer time). Is it possible that it should be in one ticket or not?
TIA
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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3978 on: April 25, 2021, 09:49:49 AM »
JFK-DOH-Europe on QR J.

Is it possible to book for 57k AA or they wouldn't allow because it's backtracking from a 3rd region? If not, will they book for 70k or they can't book it at all?

Otherwise what's the best way to book? (Have a lot of Marriott, wouldn't mind transferring some).


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Re: What's the best way to book?
« Reply #3979 on: April 25, 2021, 10:04:14 AM »
Which points are best for frequent flight between BOS-DHN
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