Member since 15 Sep 2012
Total posts 91
What lounge membership do people recommend for infrequent travellers from Australia doing the big holiday or retirement trip to Europe or US in economy?
Emirates Airlines - Skywards
Member since 30 Nov 2015
Total posts 419
What a great question. Providing PP have lounges where you need them, I don't think you can go wrong with the US$99 per year, and US$27 per person per visit. It will certainly add some sparkle before the Economy class travel to follow.
Member since 11 Apr 2012
Total posts 85
Diners card might be worth a look too, depending on your travel and spending patterns.
Member since 09 Jul 2016
Total posts 19
Some credit cards also offer free PP membership and a couple of free passes. Then just need to pay for your +1.
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 14 Mar 2017
Total posts 148
You should also look at LoungeBuddy, which helps you find single pay-to-use lounges in different airports, and may work out more price effective that PP depending on where you travel.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 28 Aug 2014
Total posts 126
Great answer, I'd back this suggestion as well. LoungeBuddy is a great way of locating paid-entry lounges. The app has gotten a lot better in recent years.
Member since 31 Jul 2017
Total posts 14
PP is great in Europe as it has a good spread.
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