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Searching advice for best mileage options LA,Taipe,sydney

Searching advice for best mileage options LA,Taipe,sydney

  1. Anonymous

    I am planning a trip in March leaving from LA to Taipei . I like to visit Sydney either on the outbound or inbound, what will be my best mileage options? I only have enough miles for AA or United economy class. Thanks.

  2. Gaurav

    hi Joan–it might be a matter of semantics but I don’t think there is any routing via SYD to TPE. You’ll go to SYD via TPE. How many miles do you currently have?

  3. David W

    You’re probably going to have to break it up into three different awards, especially since UA’s new stopover/excursionist perk rules make it difficult. The three awards would be: LAX-TPE, using UA miles on UA/BR, TPE-TYO-SYD using UA miles for NH or TPE-HKG-SYD using AA miles for CX and lastly SYD-LAX using AA miles on AA/QF or UA miles for UA. Not sure what your mileage balances are with UA or AA though so I cant be sure you have enough miles.

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