Singapore Airlines will next week introduce restrictive Economy Lite fares alongside a range of new fare types. At the same time, a range of fees will be increased. But there's some good news, as Singapore Airlines increases the range of Economy fares eligible to be upgraded with KrisFlyer miles. From 20 January 2018, Singapore Airlines and its subsidiary Silk Air will offer … [Read more...]
Non Australian Airlines
Non Australian Airlines is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. In this category we provide tips, tricks and chat about Non Australian Airlines including American Airlines, Air New Zealand, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, United Airlines, and selected other airlines.
If you want to dive a bit deeper into Non Australian Airlines you should definitely read our on how to fly around the world using the Qantas Oneworld Award as you will be travelling on at least two non-Australian airlines.
You may be aware that you can fly around the world in Business class for 280,000 Qantas points. But did you know that Cathay Pacific offers a virtually identical Asia Miles round-the-world award for just 190,000 miles in Business class? That's a massive saving of 90,000 points per passenger! The Oneworld Multi-Carrier Award offered by Asia Miles is a special type of … [Read more...]
Low-cost carrier Scoot will commence flights from Singapore to Berlin's Tegel Airport from next year. The Scoot flights to Berlin will run 4x weekly on a Boeing 787-8 aircraft. The flight time will be around 13 hours. The new Scoot flights to Berlin will provide cheap, one-stop connections to Germany from Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and the Gold Coast. Very cheap airfares are … [Read more...]
Last week, we showed you how to book a Round-the-World Award using Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles. But did you know that there's a cheaper alternative to the full round-the-world award? The official Star Alliance Round The World Award costs 180,000 KrisFlyer miles in Economy, 240,000 miles in Business or 360,000 miles for First Class. But using this alternative method, … [Read more...]
Using American Airlines AAdvantage miles within Australia is excellent value, with any domestic route costing 20,000 miles in Business class. Why not take advantage of this deal to cross the country and visit far-flung destinations like Broome, Darwin, Perth, Cairns or Hobart? The Opportunity Did you know that you can fly Qantas Business class to any destination in … [Read more...]