Japan Airlines [JAL] Business Class Europe
JAL have an excellent range of companion fares to Europe via Tokyo. JAL even permit codeshare flights operated by BA and Finnair in to Europe, as well as their own operated aircraft. You can route to Tokyo from Sydney or even go via Singapore, KL or Hong Kong en route to Tokyo to expand status accruing opportunities and mix and match stopovers in each direction.
Product: JAL have a variety of onboard product depending on the timetable for your route. Their SkySuite business class is truly an exceptional product. It won best business class seat at the Skytrax awards in 2013 when it was launched and features an impressive 25.5 inches of width, 4 inches more than Qantas’ 2nd generation Skybeds. Enquire with our expert consultants for the product info specific for your trip.
Sydney or Brisbane – Tokyo [Qantas or JAL] – Europe [JAL]
Perth – KL [Malaysia Airlines] – Tokyo – Europe [JAL]
Brisbane – Hong Kong [Cathay Pacific] – Tokyo – Europe [JAL]
Melbourne – Singapore [Qantas] – Tokyo – Europe [JAL]
Base status credits of 480 is for a simple Sydney-Tokyo-Helsinki return with Qantas/JAL. Expanding this to a 3 or 4 sector plan each way will accrue a huge number of status credits. For example, Melbourne – Singapore [Qantas] – Tokyo – Frankfurt [JAL] – Madrid [Iberia] would yield 720 status credits.
Major European destinations from Japan: London, Helsinki, Paris, Frankfurt, Moscow.
European extension destinations via JAL hubs by Iberian/Finnair/BA/Air Berlin/Air France: Aberdeen, Barcelona, Berlin, Budapest, Copenhagen, Dusseldorf, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Hamburg, Lisbon, Lyon, Madrid, Manchester, Munich, Nice, Newcastle, Prague, Stockholm, Stuttgart, Vienna, Warsaw and Zurich. [Air France flights do not earn status credits].
Airline: Japan Airlines (JAL)
Class: Business Class
Status credits: 480+
From $5864 inc taxes
Seasons: Year round, Subject to availability.
Departure ports: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and Canberra
Book by: November 30, 2017
Deposit to book: 175.00
Full payment by: 7 days of reservation
Change fee: 275.00