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How to Fly Business Class to Thailand from LAX for 75k Points

We famously once visited Thailand twice in a 3 month period and loved our time, and today we’re helping a family get out to Thailand for an amazing family vacation.

Keep reading on how to book your flight from LAX to BKK for just 75k miles in Business Class.

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Do you have trip coming up? If not, what is your dream trip? Let us know how many people and where you want to visit. *
I am planning a trip to Thailand (November) for three weeks in 2021. I have a family of six. Three children, wife, mom and myself. I am looking at either economy or business class. I’m leaning more towards economy due to the fact my children are 8,9,12.
How do you want to fly there?
Economy / Cheapest
How do you want to fly home?
Economy / Cheapest
How are you traveling?
Family
How many airline miles or points do you currently have? Please list them out *

Amex Delta SkyMiles 82,772

Marriott Bonvoy Boundless 263,586

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Marriott Bonvoy Boundless
How many cards have you applied for in the last 24 months?
1
How much could you reasonably spend per month in total on credit cards?
$1000-$3000

Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Bangkok

We found multiple flights from LAX to BKK, but we’re highlighting the Thai Airways flight we found in Business Class for just 75k miles each way.

This flight clocks in at $4,306 for Business Class.

225k Business Class to Thailand Flights on Delta

Since you already have Delta points, we started our search there first, and Economy flights are 42,500 miles each way, but Business Class is a whopping 225k miles each way, making it 450k roundtrip, which is really insane.

One of the reasons we don’t recommend getting airline credit cards is because most airlines are really expensive when it comes to redeeming award flights, and since you can’t transfer the points (like you can with Bonvoy), it locks you into crazy redemptions.

Luckily, we kept our search and found a 75k Business Class flight…

75k Business Class to Thailand Flights on United

If you fly Economy, it’s 40k miles, but the sweet spot is the 75k Business Saver Award. At $2204 one-way, this flight is giving you $.029 per point.

To redeem this flight, you can transfer points from Marriott Bonvoy to United.

How to Get 80k United Points

Based on the current cards you have, our recommendation is to get the Chase Ink Business Preferred, which has an 80k sign up bonus, easily enough points for a 2 roundtrip flights in the US with bonus points left over.

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