Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 01 May 2013
Total posts 54
Member since 31 Mar 2014
Total posts 204
I normally bid $5-10 above the minimum. Has worked the majority of the time
Member since 05 May 2016
Total posts 288
If the Business cabin is empty they may want to keep it that way unless economy is overbooked. There is a cost to having the cabin crew on providing a Business class service.
How about upgrading for four?
Member since 23 Oct 2013
Total posts 768
In an 8 seat cabin good luck... I've put a few bids in when traveling as 4 and have never been successful but on the other hand bids done when traveling by myself at just above the minimum often clear.
Member since 01 Nov 2017
Total posts 23
I have bid twice (Syd - Per in the Suite and Mel - Cba) and been successful both times. I only bid the minimum allowed; worked so far (and I'm only Silver).
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Tips for bid to upgrade please
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