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    Students, we've got you covered

    Take advantage of exclusive fares up to 25% discount, extra baggage allowance and free changes# to your booking with our student-only discount code MYSTUDENT.

    Whether you’re flying to study abroad, returning home, or planning a getaway in between terms, travel lies at the heart of life as an overseas student. That’s why we’ve overhauled our student fares. Simply enter code MYSTUDENT when searching for your flight to reveal our student fares and benefits.^

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    Sale period

    Now to 30 September 2024

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    Travel period

    2 April 2024 to 25 September 2025

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    Discount code

    MYSTUDENT

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    Departing from

    Kuala Lumpur (KUL), Penang (PEN)

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    Children (2 to 11)
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    Infants (under 2)
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    #Only available for selected destinations and fare categories

    *Passengers with a student fare ticket must provide valid proof of student identity, which includes an International Student Identity Card (ISIC), student number, student visa, or other documents issued by the school, during check-in at the airport. When booking online, enter the number on the documents above, or the issue date of other documents issued by the school. Passengers unable to present the required documents will be required to pay the fare difference for their flight.

    ^Subject to availability

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    Student flight options

    Our Light, Essential and Flex Economy fares offer you more choices and value.

    Light

    Taking advantage of your term break? Travel light with our great-value fares.

    Essential

    Heading home? Take advantage of our increased baggage allowance.

    Flex

    Embarking on your study abroad adventure? Take complete control over your booking.


    Category

    Light

    Essential

    Flex

    Student fare price Exclusive fare rate^
    Cabin baggage 1 piece, 7kg 1 piece, 7kg 1 piece, 7kg
    Checked baggage+ 1 piece, 23kg 2 pieces, 23kg each 2 pieces, 23kg each
    Student fare checked baggage - + 1 extra piece (to US/Canada only), 23kg + 1 extra piece (all destinations), 23kg
    Student fare flight changes Exclusive rate of USD50 Exclusive rate of USD20 Free
    Free seat pre-selection - check check

    (also applicable to extra legroom)
    Free same-day earlier flight change - - check
    Status points and miles check check check
    Upgrade with miles - check check

    To travel in true style, book our Premium Economy and Business student fares. On top of our unrivalled experience, we offer students three pieces of checked baggage and unlimited complimentary date changes on every booking.

    +Checked baggage allowances are applicable to Cathay Pacific operated flights only. Baggage size and piece restrictions may apply.

    Student fare terms and conditions

    1. The Offer applies to students or recent graduates aged 31 and below (based on outbound departure date) holding a valid student identification card or acceptance letter issued by an educational institute from any country. An International Student Identity Card (ISIC) or proof of a student visa will also be accepted as proof of student status. Proof must be valid at the time of travel.
    2. To enjoy the offer, customers must add the discount code on the flight search panel at www.cathaypacific.com. Any request to apply the discount code after checkout is not accepted. 
    3. The discount code cannot be used on Cathay Pacific mobile app or other channels.
    4. The discount code can only be applied to a maximum of five passengers per booking. 
    5. Children and infant discount not applicable.
    6. Offer is valid all year round; airfares differ according to destination.
    7. Tickets must originate and be issued in Malaysia.
    8. Rebooking: USD50 (Economy Light), USD20 (Economy Essential), Free (Economy Flex, Premium Economy and Business Class). Changes must be made before the ticketed flight/date.
    9. Cancellation Fee 
      • Destinations in Asia: USD150 (Economy Light), USD100 (Economy Essential), USD80 (Economy Flex, Premium Economy and Business Class) per wholly unused ticket only. For partially used tickets, refund applied only if residual is available after deducting the applicable fare (same or higher class code) for the flown sector plus handling fee per ticket. 
      • All other destinations: USD230 (Economy Light), USD180 (Economy Essential), USD100 (Economy Flex, Premium Economy and Business Class) per wholly unused ticket only. For partially used tickets, refund applied only if residual is available after deducting the applicable fare (same or higher class code) for the flown sector plus handling fee per ticket.
    10. No-show fee
      • Destinations in Asia: USD150 per ticket.
      • All other destinations: USD200 per ticket.
    11. Premium Economy Class may not be available on all flight segments. Where passengers choose to switch their booking after ticket issuance to a flight not offering Premium Economy Class, Economy Class seat will be offered without any fare refund.
    12. Fares displayed include taxes and carrier-imposed surcharges. All fares, government taxes and fees, and surcharges are subject to change at any time. For ticket cancellations, where applicable, the Hong Kong Passenger Security Charge, the Hong Kong Air Passenger Departure Tax, and the Hong Kong International Airport Construction Fee will be refunded without any administration fees.
    13. The fares detailed in this offer are subject to limited availability and offered on a first come, first served basis.
    14. For details regarding mileage accrual, please refer to www.asiamiles.com
    15. Other terms and conditions apply.
    16. This offer is subject to change without prior notice.
    17. Cathay Pacific Airways Limited reserves the right of final decision on the offer.

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