• If the people at the door stick to off peak then that shouldn't be too much of an issue but again how well will this be managed. I can foresee over crowding once the extra $$$ start To role in. Also I wonder what happens when the lounge is too full and an ow emerald rocks up and can't get in? Do ...

  • Really hope it's mel - hnd. For both ease of getting to Tokyo and onward US routes Haneda is so much better. Did jal mel-sfo recently and had to take a long bus transfer to HND from Narita. One that even though I was in business I had to pay for myself. Anyhow that's my 5 cents

  • Review: Pullman Tokyo Tamachi hotel

    Sep 27, 2019, 06:41 PM

    I was in the Pullman for a few days earlier this week. It's a wonderful hotel and location,staff,rooms,food and importantly coffee was brilliant. Would definitely recommend it as a place to stay. Juts left the Swissôtel in Osaka which couldn't compare in any department.

  • Ooh travelling MEL - SFO - MEL in a few weeks and was hoping to check this out on the way home. Was it too busy at the time as the article seems to indicate that Plats are allowed in from Qantas. Travelling in business class all the way and Im a Qantas Plat. @Chris any thoughts?

  • Has anyone in AUSBT or the AUSBT community been through here lately? Have an evening flight out of LHR in J with Etihad and just wondering what it is like since opening. Cheers LTF

  • Hi all,I am a Qantas Platinum and flying JAL business Mel-Tokyo-SFO. For some reason I can't pick Row 1 or Row 2, not sure why and have some issues selecting the seats I want when I log into the Jal website. Seats are free but comes up with a error saying I can't select the seat. Anyone had this ...

  • Qantas to Emirates (Seperate ticket)

    Jun 18, 2019, 06:23 PM

    Hi all,I am travelling in July from Brisbane to Dubai/Paris with Emirates on a QF reward ticket. I am going to buy a paid Qantas domestic ticket up to Brisbane to connect from Melbourne. I wanted to check If you think I will be able to have my bag checked the whole way through and this not have t...

  • Hi Everyone, thanks for the great help and tips on this. The AUSBT community is the Best. I actually checked and put in the complete trip with JAL in business and was really pleasantly surprised that it was about $6k. 400 status credits will help prequalify for Platinum again also. Have a great w...

  • HI Everyone,I am hoping I can get some help and I require some advice from the great AUSBT community.I need to head to the US (San Fran) for a work conference in September. A week later I then need to get to Japan for the Rugby World Cup and then a week later back to Melbourne.I am a QF Platinum ...

  • I have the same journey in July to make. Look forward to checking out both lounges.