Many Australians join Qantas Frequent Flyer by default. But even if you fly with Qantas regularly, you could benefit by using the British Airways Executive Club frequent flyer program instead. In this episode, Matt also discusses the new Uber Rewards loyalty program, earning Qantas points for Uber rides and a bizarre experience using Uber in India.

 

Episode contents:

  • 0:53 – Fortnightly news round-up
  • 9:00 – Why British Airways Executive Club could be a good alternative to Qantas Frequent Flyer
  • 18:05 – Uber launches its own rewards program
  • 25:55 – Ask Matt: How to find cheaper one-way international flights
  • 29:19 – Ask Matt: Earning KrisFlyer elite miles on Virgin Australia flights

 

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Frequent Flyer Gazette articles referenced in the fortnightly news round-up:

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Matt Graham
The editor of Australian Frequent Flyer, Matt's passion for travel has taken him to over 60 countries… with the help of frequent flyer points, of course!
Matt's favourite destinations (so far) are Germany, Brazil, New Zealand & Kazakhstan. His interests include economics, aviation & foreign languages, and he has a soft spot for good food and red wine.

You can contact Matt at [email protected]