Member since 16 Dec 2012
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I booked business class Sydney to Brisbane return a few months ago using QFF points and was able to select seats for both flights. Flight is in a couple of weeks time and I just received an email advising my Bris to Syd return leg has been cancelled and I am on an earlier flight still in Business class. I accepted the change but now when I login I cannot select my seat for the return leg - just aisle preference.
Anyone experienced this before and any advice on what I can do?
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 22 May 2018
Total posts 61
Don't panic.. odds on that you will be in Row 1..they use that for changes like yours.If your profile favors window seats, that's where U will be.
Been there and experienced that type of change.
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 06 Mar 2015
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paulb asked a simple reasonable question and deserves a reasonable sensible answer NOT sarcasm.
Member since 14 Jan 2022
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Originally Posted by paulb
Qantas - P1 Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 10 Apr 2013
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HappyTravella. Agree with Rod H, the post by PaulB is perfectly reasonable. It's ironic that you refer to yourself as 'happy' when you only post sarcastic comments. Perhaps 'sadtravella' would be more fitting. BTW - troll to your heart's content, I won't be checking any responses to this post.
In response to Paulb's question, I suspect that it might be becuase Business Class is full. Have a look on Seat Alerts to see if that is the case.
Member since 04 Nov 2011
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Originally Posted by Happytravella
Member since 25 Oct 2019
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The reason this happens is that the seats that you are allowed to select are allocated.
It does not mean that business class is full, just that you will need to to way until 80 hours before to departure for the whole cabin to become available.
Essentially, Row 1 is blocked for Platinum One and Chairman’s Lounge and Platinums who are on points tickets purchased by a platinum 1/CL
Row 2 is for gold and above and row 3 is for everyone.
Member since 01 Nov 2023
Total posts 16
Enjoy row 3 😁 must really infuriate you knowing that ! So many choices on a 737 😄
Member since 05 Oct 2016
Total posts 50
I have this same problem too. Both on a cancelled (by QF) and rebooked flight MEL to SYD, but also on a MEL to BWT flight plus the return, which I booked months ahead on classic rewards. I find it hard to believe that one is full already... And I'm plat.
Happytravella . You pseudonym dosen't seem to show in your posts in this topic.
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