TAP discrepancy: lie-flat or executive?

Old Feb 24, 19, 9:04 am
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TAP discrepancy: lie-flat or executive?

I am looking to buy a 1-way ticket from Washington DC to Marseilles via Lisbon (IAD-LIS-MRS) for travel on 26 December 2019. Google flights shows a business class ticket for $1,447 and describes it as lie-flat. But when I check SeatGuru, it shows that Airbus A321 used for this flight has only Executive class with 2 x 3 seats.

Who is right, Google flights or SeatGuru?
How likely the price for Christmas travel (OW, Business) to come down from $1,447?
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Old Feb 24, 19, 2:01 pm
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A321LR has lie flat seats (alternating rows of 2-2 1-1).

Price may or may not decrease. All TAP business class fares are refundable (either fully or for a fee) so if it drops a lot you can reissue or buy a new ticket and refund if it makes sense to do so. If you have settled on TAP, though, you probably already realize what a good value you’re getting for a translantic business class one-way ticket.
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Old Feb 24, 19, 2:35 pm
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Seat Guru is so full of errors I truly marvel that people treat it as a definitive resource...
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Old Feb 24, 19, 4:47 pm
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Here is some info and visuals. https://onemileatatime.com/tap-air-portugal-a321lr/
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SeatGuru does not have the 321LR on its site yet.
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Old Mar 3, 19, 6:43 am
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Looking at getting a reward flight YYZ-LIS on TAP on A330-200 for Feb 2020.When I check seatguru it indicates there are 5 versions of this aircraft. Is there any way to tell which version this flight is? It would make a big difference in whether I select this flight or not as there are some pretty harsh reviews for some of the versions. Thanks!
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Old Mar 3, 19, 7:38 pm
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Originally Posted by ciana View Post
Looking at getting a reward flight YYZ-LIS on TAP on A330-200 for Feb 2020.When I check seatguru it indicates there are 5 versions of this aircraft. Is there any way to tell which version this flight is? It would make a big difference in whether I select this flight or not as there are some pretty harsh reviews for some of the versions. Thanks!
Did you read this https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/othe...s-seating.html
Search "TAP business" or similar
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Old Mar 5, 19, 12:42 am
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Why not click through from google flights and fo a dummy booking on the TAP website which will show the seat map during booking before you have to pay - it's in the section called something like 'flight extras' rather than seating. It's not hard to do!

Seat Guru is unreliable.

Google flights extracts data from TAP so is more reliable.
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