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You can transfer AMEX Or Citi points to Qantas at a 1:1 ratio, Barclays points at a 1.4:1 ratio, Capital One points at a 2:1.5 ratio, or Marriott points to Qantas at a 60K:25K ratio.

Qantas doesn’t charge fuel surcharges for El Al flights.
Infants are free (besides taxes). They also get a regular checked baggage allowance of 23 kg.

QF runs regular transfer bonus promos. Be sure to transfer 500 points into your account and opt in for emails to get targeted.

Search availability on elal.com
Flights are bookable from NYC, BOS, MIA, and LAX.

SMS is the easiest way to contact Qantas. The number is 1-478-772-6827. This can be used for airports that are unavailable online.

NYC-TLV is 37.8k points each way in Y, 63k in premium economy and 78k in J.
On 9/18/19 premium economy will be going up to 70.8k and J will be going up to 90k (each way).
Cancellation fee is 6k points.
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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #990 on: September 23, 2019, 09:45:52 PM »


whoever goes with the infant gets more legroom so I’d rather put 8 +infant

Better seats? All 8 passengers?





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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #991 on: September 24, 2019, 10:44:57 AM »
You're in quite a mood lately. What does SMS booking have to do with tech issues affecting the ability of booking certain LY flights?
Tech issues?!? I wish..

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #992 on: September 24, 2019, 10:50:06 AM »

Better seats? All 8 passengers?
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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #993 on: September 24, 2019, 11:14:43 AM »

Better seats? All 8 passengers?
when I booked 3 +infant few weeks ago all 3 got bulkhead

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #994 on: September 24, 2019, 11:20:34 AM »
when I booked 3 +infant few weeks ago all 3 got bulkhead
3 is different than 8

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #995 on: September 24, 2019, 11:23:34 AM »
3 is different than 8
i know but doesn’t hurt to try

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #996 on: September 24, 2019, 12:54:32 PM »
i know but doesn’t hurt to try

3 got bulkhead because the bulkhead seats 3. not 8


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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #997 on: September 24, 2019, 12:57:44 PM »
Also no one else needed a bassinet. I have had confirmed bulkhead seats with a baby where one adult had to move due to another bassinet request.

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #998 on: September 24, 2019, 03:31:47 PM »
True story

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #999 on: October 02, 2019, 02:20:35 PM »
Does texting still work to book flights, or need to call? I see flights on here, which is obviously not shown on QF.com, wondering what's best way to book.
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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #1000 on: October 02, 2019, 02:27:16 PM »
Does texting still work to book flights, or need to call? I see flights on here, which is obviously not shown on QF.com, wondering what's best way to book.
If not showing online, texting or calling will not help. LY has been severely restricting the amount of space they are releasing to QF.

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #1001 on: October 02, 2019, 03:01:10 PM »
Does texting still work to book flights, or need to call? I see flights on here, which is obviously not shown on QF.com, wondering what's best way to book.
What dates are you looking for?  if your looking for sukkos then its sold out...

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #1002 on: October 02, 2019, 03:04:42 PM »
What dates are you looking for?  if your looking for sukkos then its sold out...
Look at his post, the flight he wants is showing available with LY.

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #1003 on: October 03, 2019, 12:26:55 AM »
With a little bit of flexibility, I actually found flights for roughly the dates I was looking for.

If I need to make any changes to a different date, is it easier to cancel/rebook or call/text to have them change for me?

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Re: Booking El Al with Qantas - master thread
« Reply #1004 on: October 03, 2019, 11:41:37 PM »
With a little bit of flexibility, I actually found flights for roughly the dates I was looking for.

If I need to make any changes to a different date, is it easier to cancel/rebook or call/text to have them change for me?

Cancel will cost you 6k miles, changing is 5k. You might be able to change it yuh yourself online in your account.