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Cathay for Students

Global Student Fares

Attractive fares for students travelling abroad for overseas study

Key Benefits:  

  • Free additional baggage allowance of 10KG or 1 piece of 23KG (USA)*
  • Unlimited ticket changes 
  • Longer ticket validity
  • Meet and Assist Service available

Destinations:

  • Hong Kong
  • Europe
  • North America
  • Northeast Asia
  • the Chinese Mainland 

Travel Light Fares

Get rewarded for travelling light with extra discount off your fares 

Key Benefits: 

  • Unlimited ticket changes 
  • Longer ticket validity 
  • Meet and Assist Service available

Destinations:

  • Hong Kong
  • Europe
  • North America
  • Northeast Asia
  • the Chinese Mainland 

Frequent Travel Home

Plan your trips back home for special occasions in advance and enjoy special fares

Key Benefits: 

  • Free additional baggage allowance of 10KG or 1 piece of 23KG (USA)*
  • Unlimited ticket changes 
  • Longer ticket validity
  • Meet and Assist Service available

Destinations:

  • Hong Kong
  • Europe
  • North America
  • Northeast Asia
  • the Chinese Mainland 
Global Student Fares

Cathay Care

We've introduced enhanced measures across every stage of the journey, from check-in to the cabin, to help you travel with confidence.

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COVID-19 Free Insurance

Free COVID-19 insurance coverage is automatically applied to trips commenced between 7 December 2020 and 31 May 2021. 

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COVID-19 Testing

Enjoy discounted COVID-19 testing at our partner facilities when you show your flight itinerary. Book with the hospital directly at least 2 days before examination date. 

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  • At the time of travel, student aged between 12 and 31 must hold a valid International Student Identity Card (ISIC), overseas student visa and a Letter of Enrollment issued by school. 
  • During check-in at the airport counter, students will be asked to verify their student identity with the abovementioned documents proof.
  • Extra check-in baggage allowance subject to routes and products selected (only for Global Student fares and Frequent Travel Home): Students can enjoy free additional baggage allowance of 10KG for Europe/ Australia and an extra piece up to 23KG for USA fares (applicable for economy subclass V and above only): 
  • Note: students who are unable to present the required documents would be required to top up the fare difference over the counter and revoked of student offers entitlement 
  • Should you require inbound stopover in Hong Kong, please contact our Cathay Pacific Global Call CentreOpen a new window
  • If there are any changes required to tickets, please contact our Cathay Pacific Global Call CentreOpen a new window
  • Date change fee: FOC 
  • Cancellation fee: USD250 per ticket.
  • No-show fee: USD150 per ticket.
  • Flight eligibility: valid on CX operated flights & subject to seat availability
  • Meet and Assist Service: Our staff will be able to meet and greet you at the counter and provide assistance and guidance to the boarding gate. At transit and/or arrival terminal, travelers will be greeted and directed to the gate of the connecting flight or the immigration counter. To request for this service, you must contact our global contact centre hereOpen a new window at least 48 hours prior to departure. Service is only available on Cathay Pacific flights. 
  • Check out the latest travel restrictions and quarantine exemptions hereOpen a new window
  • All fares displayed include taxes and carrier-imposed surcharges as of 15 February 2021
  • All fares, government taxes and fees, and surcharges are subject to change at any time.
  • The fares detailed in the offer/promotion are subject to availability and offered on a first come, first served basis. 
  • Cathay Pacific reserves the right to amend offer without prior notice.