Business class awards on Cathay Pacific between New York JFK and Hong Kong are extensive open beginning in August and working by way of finish of schedule. Space past Hong Kong is mostly very properly accessible.
Here’s award availability taking a look at New York – Hong Kong in each instructions for 2 passengers in enterprise class in September.
Booking Cathay Pacific awards:
- For these of you who scoff at American miles (and there’s nonetheless a 60,000 mile signup bonus hyperlink on the market with $zero annual payment the primary yr) American AAdvantage prices 70,000 miles every manner for enterprise class between the US and Southeast Asia. There aren’t any gas surcharges.
- Alaska Airlines prices simply 50,000 miles every manner nevertheless entry to Cathay Pacific seats is usually extra restricted than what will be booked by way of different packages.
- Hong Kong is a low gas surcharge market. US – Hong Kong in enterprise class ought to run about $66 in gas surcharges, Hong Kong departures to the US received’t have gas surcharges. That makes redemptions by way of different packages value-efficient. The official value of British Airways redemptions between New York and Hong Kong is 105,000 every manner in enterprise class. However precise pricing could also be decrease. (Note that itineraries past Hong Kong can have larger gas surcharges.)
- Chase and American Express factors switch to British Airways. American Express and Citibank transfers to Cathay’s AsiaMiles. Citi additionally transfers to different oneworld packages like Qantas and Malaysia.
Now’s the time to lock in these enterprise class awards to Asia for later within the yr.
(HT: Rich F.)