The Australian Frequent Flyer (AFF) forum is a wonderfully useful resource for travellers. Our forums cover all sorts of travel-related topics including airlines, loyalty programs, credit cards, hotels and much more! There are many knowledgeable AFF members that are happy to answer any travel-related questions you may have. Asking questions will enable you to get the most of … [Read more...]
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The Fifa World Cup in Russia has begun! We thought we'd take this opportunity to explore the different ways you can fly from Australia to Russia with frequent flyer points. If watching all that football has inspired you to book a trip to this fascinating country, here are the best ways to get from Australia to Russia on points... Firstly, let's look at flights to Moscow. … [Read more...]
We've all had flights delayed by passengers that have failed to board. Just last week, this caused an AFF member's flight from Los Angeles to Sydney to depart more than an hour late. This member subsequently missed their connecting flight to Perth and a family reunion. This is certainly not the first time a passenger has failed to show up, and it won't be the last! Somehow, … [Read more...]
Did you know that Aussies are slugged as much as $128.62 in Australian departure taxes and airport fees every time they fly overseas? Whenever you purchase an international flight, your ticket will include a range of taxes that are paid directly to governments and airports. These are payable on both revenue and award bookings, and are charged on top of the airfare and any … [Read more...]
When flying Business class, is a day or night flight preferable? Business class flights command a significant price premium over Economy. While some pay the premium to ensure a good night's sleep on board, others prefer to fly during the day and maximise the experience. Our members are in two camps when it comes to day or night flights. 43% of members say they prefer to … [Read more...]