Questions and Answers

Have a travel related question? Post it here, and I’ll do my best to answer it as quickly as possible.

While anyone can comment on regular blog post, registration is required in order to post a question in this space. Creating your account is free, and you'll be able to see when your question is answered, as well as like comments from other users. And of course, you'll earn status points for offering helpful answers!

This space is intended to be more of a community as well, so please jump in and share tips!

Filter by:

Alaska Airline Miles – British Airways First Class

2

ANA Mileage Club – Can’t book a ticket for my partner?

1

Mixed class itineraries no longer available on JAL using Alaska Miles

1

LH First award space on partner airlines missing

1

ORD to Italy in style!!

7

recommendation to use amex points

2

Asiana Redemption 2022 x KAL Acquisition

2

IC bora bora 4 night up for grab

1

Newbie searching flights to Thailand with Miles

2

Virgin Atlantic

1

Ask a Question

Everyone can read and comment, but you must login to post a new comment.

Answers (2)

Visa Reqs for MLE-CMB, CMB-HKG?

Visa Reqs for MLE-CMB, CMB-HKG?

  1. yaboobie

    Hi guys,

    I have a question about visa for Sri lanka.

    I see that MLE-CMB-HKG(2hrlayover) is available for purchase on Googleflights as one itinerary. But BA does not show MLE-CMB-HKG, instead your would have to book MLE-CMB and CMB-HKG separately.

    If I book these 2 separately on points will Srilankan air and cathay be able to through check our bags to HKG? so my wife wouldn’t need a visa to go landside(she is chinese citizen).

    What if i purchase MLE-CMB with cash and use points to book the CMB-HKG? would this be a similar situation?

    Thanks.

  2. Gaurav

    If you call BA the call center can make a combined booking with Avios This will also reduce your taxes and fees and you will not have to go landside Not sure if you can combine a paid and points booking.

Sign in to help answer questions.