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where to credit Qatar Airways QR Miles?

Discussion in 'questions. answers. conversations.' started by saikat das, Jan 15, 2020.

  1. saikat das

    saikat das New Member

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    I am flying business class in Qatar Airways from Bangalore (India) to Gatwick and was wondering which was the best program to bank my miles. It seems Qatar has high surcharges. I was thinking about JMB since they are starting a daily service from Bangalore to Tokyo in a few months and it could help me plan a trip. But JMB is not partners with Amex rewards or citi premier miles cards which i use.
    What do you suggest?
  2. RTBones

    RTBones Active Member

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    With Qatar being a OneWorld airline, if its me, I would pick my favorite/most advantageous OW carrier.
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  3. OCTinPHL

    OCTinPHL Well-Known Member

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    What @RTBones suggested - your favorite or the most advantageous to use OneWorld carrier. Looks like you are based in Bangalore - perhaps BA? BA is an AMEX MR partner. But BA also has surcharges on awards. JAL is starting flights to Bangalore in summer 2020.
  4. No Name

    No Name Well-Known Member

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    BA is good for getting status, but not so good when it comes to redeeming for long-haul flights since their award charts is distance based.

    Great if you live in a Oneworld hub or connecting thru one is your best option. Especially for short, but expensive flights in Y.
    Last edited: Jan 17, 2020