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  1. R

    JQ Customer Panel Survey Results on Domestic and International Travel

    I thought the results shared by Jetstar's on customer panel survey results are interesting. I did think Gold Coast and Cairns would become the new Bali.
  2. J

    Jetstar Domestic - Is 23cm a hard dimension for carry on bag depth?

    I am recently retired so am planning some domestic trips using only carry on luggage. Jetstar specifies on its website that max carry on sizes are 56x36x23cm. A non-Jetstar source quotes a max size of 115cm (adding all bag dimensions together), but I can't find any reference to this on the...
  3. Mattg

    Price difference booking Jetstar flights on Qantas website

    I was just having a look at some flights on the Qantas website, and Jetstar of course appears as an option. But I can't help noticing that some of the Jetstar flights listed on the Qantas website are considerably more expensive than the same flights booked on the Jetstar website. Take JQ500...
  4. S

    Jetstar Flights Departing T3 Sydney Airport

    Not sure if its a system glitch - flying JQ from Syd to OOL - booked via the QF website ... just had a notification that my flight had changed (unfortunately not to QF) ... appears that the new JQ flight is departing T3. I thought all JQ domestic had shifted across to T2 at SYD?
  5. O

    opening times Qantas Lounge Hobart for Jetstar flights

    Hi, My daughter and partner are travelling Hobart to Brisbane next week on JetStar. I want to use 2 lounge vouchers for them, but I just wonder if they are worthwhile. Sure, it is only a regional lounge, but they are facing a long time on Jetstar. The trouble is that the lounge only opens 1...
  6. J

    Jetstar to launch Melbourne to Margaret River flights from February 2021

    Melburnians will soon be able to take a break in one of Western Australia’s top travel destinations, with Jetstar announcing it will commence direct flights to the Margaret River region from early next year. After the original planned launch in March 2020 was postponed due to border closures...
  7. P

    Citibank debt card issue JETSTAR?

    Hi all, Attempted to pay for Jetstar flight via Citi Debt card...... Jetstar did not accept. Rang Citi and informed that Jetstar system has different expiry date on my card???? I entered the correct info and Citi informed card active. I paid via PayPal incurring a greater fee. 1 hour later...
  8. P

    Jetstar Gift cards Gone?

    So Woolies and Coles no longer stock Jetstar or Virgin Gift cards...... told they were remove 6 months ago? Anywhere to get them now? Edit: Jetstar website says they exist though????? I see you can get vouchers.... how long to receive? https://www.jetstar.com/au/en/gifts
  9. Mattg

    30% off Jetstar Classic Flight Rewards [book by 1/12/20]

    Qantas now has 30% off the points required for Classic Flight Rewards on Jetstar-operated domestic flights in Australia. Book by 1 December, and travel between 1 February-31 August 2021. https://www.qantas.com/au/en/frequent-flyer/member-offers/classic-flight-rewards-nov20.html This brings...
  10. ksthommo

    Free 1 x Free $25 Jetstar Hotel Voucher

    1st PM can have it, booking window valid to 8 December
  11. p--and--t

    Jetstar Return for Free Sale 2021

    Jetstar offering return for free (limited seats and windows for bookings) on now for a few hours for Star Club members. Got a flight Mel-Cairns for $141 and free return July next year.
  12. ksthommo

    Free 1 x Free $25 Jetstar Hotel Voucher

    1st PM can have it, booking window valid to 28 November
  13. J

    Jetstar reopens Avalon routes as border restrictions are removed

    Jetstar prepares for reopening of Avalon There will be twice daily flights between the local airport and Sydney from December 18. NSW is opening up its southern border to Victoria from November 23, due to the low number of coronavirus cases. It will be the first time the budget airline has...
  14. S

    Accessing Qantas lounge flying Jetstar as Qatar Privilege Gold

    I have recently status matched to Qatar Privilege Gold. I have booked a Qantas Classic Flight Reward ticket which is incidentally on a Jetstar flight. I was wondering if I would be able to access Qantas lounges, given that earlier members have noted that they could access flying Qantas and...
  15. J

    Jetstar Issue: Credit Issuance for Max Bundle

    Is anyone else experienced this ? I had several bookings that I paid for the Max Bundle for flexibility on a credit. The conditions were a credit could be issued with a $10 fee deduction. I cancel and converted the bookings to a credit online – value online of the pending credit was confirmed...
  16. Mattg

    Tigerair farewell email

    With so many months since Tigerair stopped flying, I'd completely forgotten that I was subscribed to the Tigerair email list. But tonight I received a final "Tigermail". It wasn't promoting any cheap flights - those days are long gone - but rather a poignant "thank you and farewell".
  17. zoom&boom

    Baggage Allowance on QFF booking on Jetstar

    Have just booked a QFF flight SYD-ADL on Jetstar as QF aren’t flying the route direct. When I checked the 9600 + $30 fare it states includes baggage. Great I thought as I wouldn’t have to get involved in the “bundles”. When the email ticket arrived it said baggage was 0 x 20kg cabin baggage with...
  18. AIRwin

    How was Jetstar?

    I did fly Jetstar yesterday but who is Jenny Armor and is she related to Jess?
  19. Mattg

    Qantas lounge access when flying Jetstar during covid

    Just wondering if anyone (with Qantas Club or Gold+ status) has tried to access a Qantas lounge when flying with Jetstar since the QF lounges reopened last month? I can't see any specific exemption for Jetstar passengers, but I realise that Qantas is being a bit more restrictive with access at...
  20. M

    Jetstar Pacific no more and vouchers cancelled

    Jetstar Pacific has been “transitioned” to be part of Vietnam Airlines and all and any vouchers issued by them under their Jetstar brand have been “transitioned” to them as well. Which means that the voucher we got for 3 people for internal Vietnam flights will now barely cover 2 people - if we...
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