Member since 29 Apr 2018
Total posts 5
I’ve never flown enough to get close until this year. Between work and holidays and mostly flying Qantas I now need only 4 flights and 120 status credits by end of February next year. I’ve already booked return Melbourne to Adelaide and Melbourne to Auckland. How many more similar flights do I need to earn the 120 status credits? I might have the opportunity to fly to Hamilton Island or Tokyo later in the year. Any advice on status credits?
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 08 Aug 2016
Total posts 112
have a play with the status credits calculate whilst your logged in to your frequent flier account and see what flights you might take
Member since 20 Dec 2017
Total posts 32
MEL-NRT direct in Business will get you 240SC or going via Sydney will boost it to 320SC. Silver in one trip :)
Air New Zealand - Airpoints
Member since 31 Oct 2016
Total posts 204
Flying to Auckland and Adelaide, are you flying back from these places? That could help as well. at least then you'll have your Sectors guaranteed to be ticked off
Member since 28 Aug 2014
Total posts 126
Jetstar is an oft-overlooked pathway to status, if you can attain cheap fares and add status-earning bundles to your booking.P.S. Congratulations on your journey to status, everybody on AusBT has started where you are. Hope it works out for you! :)
Member since 15 Feb 2018
Total posts 151
Take care in booking Jetstar, as not all Jetstar flights attract status credits.
Member since 21 Mar 2011
Total posts 427
If you want to fly/have to fly to Narita/Haneda, don't fly the Japan Airlines 787 from Melbourne or Sydney, use a domestic connector from Melbourne to Sydney overnight, and then the Qantas from Sydney/Brisbane to Narita/Haneda.
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