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Cheapest Fare Youve Upgraded?  
User currently offlinegrozzy From Australia, joined Oct 2007, 156 posts, RR: 0
Posted (3 years 10 months 4 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 2218 times:

Qantas recently had a promotion (which wasnt promoted) where you could upgrade the cheapest fare codes for the usual number of points. So I was able to upgrade my $69 MEL-SYD flight to business for 8000 points.
Considering I'll get J lounge access, and hopefully plenty of food and drink I was pretty pleased.

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User currently offlineJKJ777 From United States of America, joined Aug 2007, 398 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (3 years 10 months 4 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2183 times:

Well, not along the exact same lines, but I was upgraded on an LAX-JFK segment two years ago because of my medallion status. My ticket was a deeply discounted Y ticket ($179 after taxes) and I sat up front in their international biz seats both directions. Really, that upgrade cost me nothing.
I did pay $150 to upgrade on Virgin America from IAD-LAX last year. It was not a bad price considering my work covered the cost.


User currently offlinetwa@FRA From China, joined Nov 2000, 155 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (3 years 10 months 4 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 2129 times:

400 EUR for a Y ticket -> PVG-DXB-DUS / DUS-DXB-PVG via EK, upgraded with miles to J.... (at least partly for the PVG -DXB / DXB -PVG leg as I was short of miles)

but that was 2009 during the crisis and now its hard to get even an 800 EUR ticket, usually it is even above 1000 EUR


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