Member since 03 Jun 2018
Total posts 8
Hi, flying HCM to Melbourne Jetstar Business. I am a Gold FF and wondering about lounge options for HCM? Many thanks.
Member since 12 Feb 2015
Total posts 61
There's no OneWorld-operated lounge at SGN. A number of OneWorld carriers use the Apricot Lounge on contract. Jetstar is not a OneWorld carrier.anyway, so even if there were a OneWorld lounge, you'd only get in if you had a QF codeshare ticket. The Apricot Lounge however does allow paid admission for USD30 - see Google for help..
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 23 Oct 2013
Total posts 768
No lounge access. Even Jetstar Business Max passengers don't get lounge access in Ho Chi Minh.
Member since 24 Apr 2012
Total posts 1,093
No, you wouldn't: Oneworld rules require a Oneworld marketed and operated flight to be eligible lounge access. A QF flight number on a Jetstar aircraft is Oneworld marketed, but not Oneworld operated. The only exception is when the operator of a lounge decides to provide one - such as Qantas does for Qantas Club members and Gold/Platinum frequent flyers (but not other Oneworld Sapphire and Emerald members), for access to Qantas' own lounges when flying Jetstar.
Update - Apricot lounge would not accept paid access. We were directed to Orchard lounge and at $40US not worth the money
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