I have > 100k Chase, AA, Skymiles points. Want to travel to Europe in economy this winter. What’s my best bet for cheapest redemption?

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Aim higher. Go for business class. AMEX points would have been ideal since 88k transferred to ANA is enough for roundtrip business class on star alliance airlines, but a mix of AA and Chase points should work. https://thepointsguy.com/guide/sweet-spots-chase-ultimate-rewards/amp/

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Then you’re probably better off paying cash. Depending on dates and cities, you can probably get a roundtrip economy tickets to Europe in the winter for $400-600, and you’d be earning miles on the ticket. Redeeming miles would give you maybe 1 cent per mile in value. You’re better off using a cash back card than a miles earning one if that’s your plan. Chase transfers to Hyatt can also be a great value.

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> 100k on all 3 accounts

Each or 100k together? I booked premium economy with avios for 21k points each way from NYC to MAD. But this was with a 50% off promo.

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https://www.secretflying.com/posts/san-francisco-to-barcelona-spain-for-only-241-roundtrip/

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