How to use the Seat Availability Check Calendar for JAL International Award Tickets

How to use the Seat Availability Check Calendar for JAL International Award Tickets Recommended approach: Searching flights one way Required mileage can be viewed at a glance Searches can be refined by mileage levels

01 Search for flight dates that require fewer miles
02 Find flights for specific holiday dates
03 Discover destinations that you can visit using your miles
04 South East Asia routes are available at less than 15,000 miles one way

The key is to search flights one way

When entering your search criteria, select "One way" to easily find flights that require the lowest number of miles.
Searching flights one way is a convenient way to discover great value destinations.

Convenient calendar features

  • Searches can be refined by mileage level and by destination.
  • Seat availability and required mileage levels can be viewed at the same time.
  • *The seat availability and required mileage information shown is an estimate based on the previous day's availability information. Seat availability and required mileage information is subject to change on an ongoing basis and may not reflect real-time data. Please check the latest seat availability and required mileage information by making your booking.

Search for flight dates that require fewer miles Using the easy-to-read graph allows you to choose flight dates
that require the lowest number of miles for your outbound and return flights.

STEP1

Select "One way" and your preferred destination.

STEP2

When viewing your search results, look for flight dates that can be booked with base miles (for example, flights to Honolulu are available at 20,000 miles).

STEP3

Run a similar search for your return flight.

  • *The screen images shown above are for illustrative purposes only and do not represent the actual situation.

Find flights for specific holiday dates By redeeming additional miles, you can book award tickets for travel
during busy holiday seasons such as the Year End/New Year holiday.

STEP1

Select "One way" and your preferred destination.

STEP2

When viewing your search results, look for flight dates that require the lowest number of miles during your specific holiday schedule.

By redeeming additional miles, your flight reservation will be confirmed immediately,
making it possible for you to book your hotel stay, rental car, local tours and other travel arrangements
in advance for better options.

STEP3

Run a similar search for your return flight.

  • *The screen images shown above are for illustrative purposes only and do not represent the actual situation.

Discover destinations that you can visit using your miles Searches using the calendar can be refined by mileage level.
Specifying the number of miles in your account
will narrow your search to display only the destinations available to you,

making it more convenient to look for possible destinations.

STEP1

Select "One way" and your preferred destination.

STEP2

Under "Refine search", specify the number of miles you wish to redeem one way
and click the "Apply changes" button.

STEP3

The destinations available to you for your specified number of miles will be displayed.
Select your preferred destination. When viewing your search results,
look for flight dates that you can book with your miles.

STEP4

Run a similar search for your return flight.

  • *The screen images shown above are for illustrative purposes only and do not represent the actual situation.

Did you know that South East Asia routes
are available at less than 15,000 miles one way?
South East Asia is a prime area that is accessible with fewer miles.
Additionally, on some routes, the number of base miles required differs
depending on the specific flight traveled.

By comparing the number of miles required for specific flights,
you can identify the travel itineraries that offer the greatest value.

South East Asia/South Asia: To/from Japan (one way)

Economy Class

Route Base miles PLUS *1
Bangkok - Flights JL031/JL03417,500~ 70,000
Bangkok - Flights to/from Tokyo (Haneda/Narita) other than JL031/JL034Select specific flights for greater value13,500~ 70,000
Bangkok - Flights to/from Osaka (Kansai)12,500~ 69,000
Bangkok - Flights to/from Nagoya (Chubu)12,500~ 69,000
Bengaluru17,500~ 93,000
Delhi17,500~ 93,000
Hanoi13,000~ 67,000
Ho Chi Minh City13,000~ 67,000
Jakarta15,500~ 73,000
Kuala Lumpur14,500~ 73,000
Manila10,000~ 60,000
Singapore12,000~ 74,000
  1. *1PLUS mileage levels shown are totals that reflect base miles plus additional miles, and indicate the maximum number of miles required when using PLUS.

How to request JAL International Award Tickets from the JAL Mileage Bank top page

Please log in to your JMB account to request an award. After logged in, please follow the steps below from the JAL Mileage Bank top page.

1Click "Award Redemption (Air)" from "Member Menu".

2Select the appropriate option from the "International award ticket" menu.

  • Click "Book JAL International Award Ticket" to search for flights with your selected flight dates only
  • Click "International Award Ticket Seat Availability Check Calendar" to search for flights using the calendar

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