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:

Daily Emails?

2

QR Lounge access transiting Doha from First to Business

2

Site Feedback

Hot topic, get involved
31

Transiting LHR on a BA First Class/Club Europe Ticket

2

Newsletter

2

How do I deal w extra seat reservation?

3

Password Change

2

TPA-MIA

1

Lifemiles for families

2

Banned from American Airlines, falsely accused

2

Ask a Question

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

Answers (6)

BA first

BA first

  1. Mick

    Hi All, thanks in advance for the thoughts. I’m luckily enough to be in business on BA from ord to Lhr on a Sunday night at 840pm in august. Work has paid but there are first class seats available for upgrade. Is it worth it? Can I use aa points? Or should I transfer chase to avois? It seems grandiose to upgrade but I love trying new products and this seems like a cheapest opportunity to get into first (I know it’s not amazing)

  2. MidSouthSkier

    It depends on who issued your ticket. If it was issued by AA (ticket number starts with 001) then I think you can use AA miles to upgrade. If it was issued by BA you’d need Avios to upgrade.

  3. Rob in Miami

    I did F over and J coming back. The bed on the overnight was amazingly nice. FAs were perfect. Coming back during the day in Business was nice but nothing above and beyond. In Business you have to make sure that (1) you are not in an aisle and (2) you don’t have someone waking you up as one needs to cross over the other to get to the aisle. There are only a few better seats that avoid that. In my case, BA changed mine out – without telling me.

  4. Mick

    Midsouth thanks for that. It’s a TA booking but aa booking in I class so I may be unable to use Avios or aa points 🙁

    Thanks midsouth. I def want a window so I have no one crawling over me. They swapped your seat out?? That happened to me in February on aa. Every time I logged in my chosen seat had moved to one of the open aisle ones. I’m upstairs in 63k at the moment. Window non exit.

  5. Mick

    Sorry. Thanks “Rob in Miami” for the last comment re the seats.

  6. Rob in Miami

    🙂

Sign in to help answer questions.