Sponsor Message:
Travel Polls & Prefs Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
DY / EI /TK Or SQ - Train?  
User currently offlinedelta777jet From Germany, joined Jun 2000, 1247 posts, RR: 3
Posted (1 year 1 month 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 2025 times:

Hi,

I am taking a Transatlantic Cruise in November from Barcelona to the US.
I am looking for Options to fly back from New York to Berlin (21.NOV +/- 3 days)

Her are my options:

Singapore Airlines
nonstop to Frankfurt (A-380) for 335 Euros
But then I need to take Luftansa for 70 Euros onto Berlin or the Train (5 hours)
+ Lounge Access JFK due to Star Gold
+ A-380 Service
- only to Frankfurt
- no Miles due to low Booking Class


Norwegian Air Shuttle
New York/JFK - Stockholm - Copenhagen - Berlin ( 17 hours ) B-787 + B738
For 298 Euros
+ Dreamliner
- Long Journey Time
- No Lounge Access
- Bags?

Aer Lingus
New York/JFK - Dublin - Berlin/SXF (11 hours) A-333 + A-320
For 227 Euros
+ Cheapest Option
- No Lounge Access

Turkish Airlines
New York/JFK - Istanbul - Berlin (17 hours A330 or B77W + A-320)
For 358 Euros
+ Lounge Access
+ Miles
+ Extra Baggage Allowance
- Backtracking
- Long Flights


How are SQ / TK / DY and EI 's Service ?

Any other cheap Ideas?

Best Option?


Fly easyJet
4 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineaerorobnz From Rwanda, joined Feb 2001, 7166 posts, RR: 13
Reply 1, posted (1 year 1 month 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 2007 times:

The lounge in Istanbul is exceptional, and if you fly the 77W option still has their Comfort Class which is great to fly.

I see Icelandair has some cheap fares available via KEF & CPH.


User currently offlinealoges From Germany, joined Jan 2006, 8695 posts, RR: 43
Reply 2, posted (1 year 1 month 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 2004 times:

If money is not a big issue and you want to make it really interesting, I recommend a stopover in either Iceland or on the Azores. Icelandair is well-known and SATA can get you from BOS to PDL for about $415 - and NYC to BOS is a joy on the Acela. PDL-TXL would, of course, cost extra - I have no idea how much.


Walk together, talk together all ye peoples of the earth. Then, and only then, shall ye have peace.
User currently offlineCoal From United States of America, joined Aug 2006, 1992 posts, RR: 9
Reply 3, posted (1 year 1 month 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 1869 times:

SQ's service is far above and beyond your other options.

Cheers
Coal



Nxt Flts: VA SYD-CBR-SYD | VA SYD-OOL-SYD | JQ SYD-MEL | VA MEL-CBR-SYD | DL SYD-LAX-ATL-MIA | B6 FLL-DCA-BOS | DL BOS-L
User currently offlinereifel From Germany, joined Feb 2005, 1328 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (1 year 1 month 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 1761 times:

I would probably go for the EI option since it's extremely cheap and pretty direct. And maybe a nice airline to try  

You could also fly either Air India or Kuwait Airways from NYC to London and then buy a seperate ticket.

I would strongly recommend you to visit flug.idealo.de and put your dates here. You will see that STA travel offers special one way fares on BA at 380 EUR. And also ABC Travel Service, which I believe is popular with US Army members stationed in Germany offer pretty cheap KLM one ways at 240 EUR...

Not sure which ship you are on, but some cruise companies have cheap flight packages for transatlantics. Might be an option too, and if they have a friendly air department you may always ask for a special routing that suits your needs...


Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
QR Or SQ posted Fri May 3 2013 10:08:04 by flyenthu
Baggage Interlining Between TK And SQ posted Sun Apr 28 2013 07:57:49 by Coal
Paid Upgrades At Check In With LO Or SQ posted Wed Dec 12 2012 10:30:41 by planeguy727
ORD-DXB - UA, TK Or LX In Business Class? posted Tue Jun 26 2012 13:12:37 by United787
ANZ Premium Economy Or SQ A380? posted Sat Jun 14 2008 05:03:47 by Gabrielchew
LX Or SQ J Class From JFK To Europe posted Mon Feb 11 2008 11:50:19 by Ansett767
Christmas In HKG: TK Or BA In C? posted Fri Oct 12 2007 08:23:12 by Vermeer
Better Y Class Europe-SYD: BA Or SQ? posted Tue May 29 2007 01:39:23 by Andaman
Tg Or SQ Premium Economy On A345? posted Fri Feb 9 2007 15:21:48 by Amirs
CX Or SQ To Australia posted Sat Feb 3 2007 14:29:47 by Robbie86