The 2019 Europe early bird sales are now on, and there are some great deals available in Economy and Premium Economy. But if you're looking for a good Business Class deal to Europe, the current Cathay Pacific Business sale is not bad either. Cathay Pacific Business Class flights from Australia to Europe are now available for under $5,000 return. From Perth, you can fly to … [Read more...]
Cathay Pacific is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. Cathay Pacific is a Qantas oneworld partner, so it's possible to earn and redeem Qantas frequent flyer points on Cathay Pacific. It is also possible to earn and redeem Cathay's Marco Polo miles on Qantas flights.
Read our guide how to transfer SPG points for travel on different airlines to learn how to earn Marco Polo miles by transferring points you earn from hotel stays, or even from other airlines!
Qantas and Cathay Pacific have forged an unlikely codeshare agreement. Qantas will place its "QF" code on 12 Cathay Pacific routes out of Hong Kong, offering Qantas flyers more choices when travelling to Asia. Likewise, Cathay Pacific will place its "CX" code on a range of Qantas domestic flights within Australia. The new Cathay Pacific codeshare agreement will come into … [Read more...]
The Cathay Pacific Asia Miles devaluation took effect on Friday, and we now have a better idea of the changes to Asia Miles partner award pricing. As expected, most awards have increased in price. But there are a few exceptions. As part of the Asia Miles program changes announced last month, all award flights are now priced as one-way. There is no longer a discount for … [Read more...]
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 210,000 miles in Business class? That's a saving of 70,000 points per passenger! The Oneworld Multi-Carrier Award offered by Asia Miles is a special type of multi-city … [Read more...]
There's just over a week left until the Cathay Pacific Asia Miles devaluation takes effect. On Friday 22 June, some Asia Miles awards will become more expensive and the round-trip discount will be removed. If you have a stash of Asia Miles, now might be a good time to spend them! The upcoming Asia Miles devaluation affects mid-length and long-haul flights in premium cabins … [Read more...]