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NYC – LON – Award Sweet Spots?

NYC – LON – Award Sweet Spots?

  1. Murby

    Long-time reader, first-time caller!

    Any thoughts on good transatlantic redemptions for business cabins? I’ve got a decent number of Amex and Chase points and am looking to travel end of May / first week of June (fairly flexible on exact dates). Does anyone have any ideas of good deals or places to look?

  2. David W

    If you can find saver awards on SkyTeam carriers, KE’s program is a good place to book. 80k round trip in business, though there are fuel surcharges.

    On June 13th, for LON-JFK, Korean Air shows the following availability for business class:
    Delta 1 – 2 Seats
    Delta 2 – 9 Seats (!!!!!!)
    Delta 3 – 8 Seats (!!!!!!)

    [USER=7]@Tiffany[/USER] Is it just me or is that much Delta saver space [I][B]incredible?! [/B][/I]I hope its not a glitch, considering I’m seeing saver awards (70k one way) on Delta’s website.

    For the outbound, I picked June 6th to check and it’s giving me 2 stop itineraries: JFK-Glasgow-Amsterdam-London, with Delta on the TATL and KLM for GLA-AMS-LHR.

    Good Luck!

  3. David W

    I forgot to mention – Chase’s UR points can be transferred to Korean instantly.

    Amex miles can be transferred to Delta. I checked 6/13 on Delta’s website and 9 seats are available for LHR-JFK on DL1 and VS137 at the saver level, which is amazing.

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