Upgrade Bid is available on selected routes – verify your flight eligibility by providing your booking information in the panel below.
You'll see the strength of your offer while bidding. If successful, you'll be charged your bid amount and receive confirmation two to three days before departure.
Once your upgrade is confirmed, you’ll enjoy the many benefits of travelling in our award-winning Business Class or Premium Economy. Please note that extra baggage allowance will not be included in your upgrade.
Check your eligibility by inputting your details in the fields below.
From more space and priority boarding to lounge access and fine cuisine, the extras make the biggest difference when you travel.
Learn more about Premium Economy on Cathay Pacific
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Please note that bookings made in India, or between Hong Kong and any destinations in India, are excluded from participating in Upgrade Bid due to technical limitations.
For flights booked on our website, Upgrade Bid eligibility notification will appear on the booking confirmation page.
You’ll be asked to provide payment details when placing your bid. Please note the amount payable for Upgrade Bid is separate from and additional to the amount paid for the original ticket. You can change or cancel your bid up to 50 hours before flight departure.
If your offer is successful, we will send an email two to three days before your flight to let you know that you have been upgraded. You can then check in for Premium Economy or Business Class online.
More about how the Upgrade Bid feature works, including information about bids for multiple passengers and multi-segment flights.Terms and conditions
This page contains important information that pertains to your use of the Upgrade Bid feature.