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...]
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.
As Cathay Pacific is a oneworld partner of Qantas, you may be able to use the Qantas Club lounge when travelling with Cathay. Be sure to get a Qantas Club discount if you decide to take advantage of this offer.
Australian regulators have tentatively rejected Qantas' application for an expanded codeshare agreement with Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific. Back in January, Qantas applied for permission from Australia's International Air Services Commission (IASC) to place its "QF" code on five Cathay Pacific services between Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Hong Kong. Similarly, Cathay … [Read more...]
Cathay Pacific is reportedly ending service to Cairns after 25 years on the Cairns-Hong Kong route. According to TropicNow, Cathay Pacific yesterday advised Cairns Airport of the commercial decision to end service to Far North Queensland. At this stage, the Cairns-Hong Kong flights would cease operating when the northern winter season begins on 27 October 2019. No official … [Read more...]
Sometimes when coming across a great airfare deal, it all seems too good to be true. But this is not always the case - as demonstrated by the latest Cathay Pacific mistake fares! Last week, Cathay Pacific accidentally sold a bunch of Business and First Class tickets from Vietnam to North America for well below the usual price. For example, Cathay Pacific Business Class fares … [Read more...]
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...]