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Member since 20 Nov 2015
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As Hong Kong Express is a VA partner you should be able to get ticketed from Sydney all the way through to Tokyo, and your bags too. If that can't be done you will need to collect your bags, go into the public area of the terminal and check in for the HK Express flight just like any other passenger. If VA can get you and your bags checked through to Tokyo then transiting HKG is pretty straightforward and there's a really excellent article about that here which can save you a lot of time https://www.ausbt.com.au/fast-track-your-transit-at-hong-kong-airport
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Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 25 Feb 2017
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I had this issue a few months back when I was transiting there on separate tickets and everything can be sorted airside.
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 15 Nov 2017
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I've had bags checked through to Beijing via HK on separate tix with virgin, but took a bit of persuasion at check in. Just need to pick up new boarding pass at transfer desk and show them baggage receipt.
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