Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 20 Aug 2017
Total posts 5
Recently flew Jetstar from Melbourne to Townsville and had an interesting situation occur. The once a day direct flight was full, so their system gave an option to book two flights, with a short stopover in Brisbane of just over an hour. I had one booking reference number covering both flights and no checked baggage, just a small carry on. On check-in at Melbourne, the computer issued one boarding pass only for Melbourne to Brisbane leg.
Member since 28 Oct 2011
Total posts 236
You could have done online check-in 48 hours prior, surely??
Member since 24 Apr 2012
Total posts 1,112
Does Jetstar have a service desk upstairs in Brisbane? You may have also been able to obtain your boarding pass there, or even at the gate if asking nicely (before check-in closes).If you have Qantas lounge access, the lounge staff also have access to Jetstar systems and can issue Jetstar boarding passes there too.
Thanks for the replies. Yeah you're both right, online check-in could have worked and possibly the other boarding gate staff might have been able to issue the pass.
Member since 18 May 2015
Total posts 32
You could have checked in for a JQ flight at the QF lounge which meant you wouldnt have had to go back through security.
I regularly check in for JQ flights at the QF lounge
Also there is no JQ service desk security side at BNE. It is all land side
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