Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 23 Feb 2017
Total posts 6
Hi all. I need to travel from London to singapore in November. I have the option between qantas direct and cathay via hong Kong.Which one would you recommend? I will be traveling alone and in business. I hold qantas platinum, so I am hoping to spend some time in the cathay first lounge in London and the new qantas lounge. I will be connecting from Rome on ba.
Thanks for your help
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 01 Mar 2012
Total posts 195
Take the direct flight. Unless you have a wish to try out Cathay.
Member since 04 Apr 2014
Total posts 137
Do you live in Perth? Otherwise one stop either way surely?
Member since 22 Mar 2019
Total posts 25
I think the poster is flying between London and Singapore not Australia, Singapore and London.
Member since 21 Mar 2011
Total posts 428
But he/she does put to Australia in the title.
My mistake, i am only flying from London to singapore. I must have had a brain fart.
Member since 02 Jul 2018
Total posts 7
Other option in Finnair, if you could BA to Helsinki then fly from HEL to SIN. Finnair I don't think is as good as Qantas Business Class but the A350 is probably pretty close compared to A380 Skybed.
Yeah, sorry missed that.
Member since 10 Jul 2013
Total posts 69
As QF Platinum, you must have done a bunch of QF flying. Try CX if you like, as it’s unlikely you’ll jag an upgraded Business Class A380 on QF. Or go QF one way, and CX the other...
Member since 15 Mar 2015
Total posts 84
If you were going to do a stop i would go with Qatar and try to get the Qsuite. The lounge in LHR is quite good also
Member since 14 Jun 2018
Total posts 45
Can you just go from Rome to Singapore via Hong Kong on CX..? Might saves lot of $$$ and time
Member since 14 Jun 2013
Total posts 109
Member since 12 Nov 2017
Total posts 42
Just flew on the Finnair A350; one of the best products in the sky; great bed, excellent service and superb food.
Member since 22 Jul 2019
Total posts 1
I don't rate Cathay's business product at all. I'd fly Qantas business if given the choice between the two.
How much is that UK AirPaxDuty?
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