Are you flying with Singapore Airlines, SilkAir or Air New Zealand through Singapore's Changi Airport? Thanks to the Changi Transit Programme, you can get free lounge access or a shopping voucher while in transit! Eligible passengers connecting through Singapore on a round-trip booking can receive a SGD$20 gift voucher to use at almost any shop within Changi Airport. … [Read more...]
Airports & Lounges
Airports & Lounges is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. In this category we provide tips, tricks and chat about various airports and their lounges including Qantas Club and the Virgin Lounge.
If you are interested in improving your travel experience, you should definitely read our Qantas Club Membership Guide which explains everything you need to know about the Qantas Club - including how to get discounted membership!
When you have status with a Oneworld airline - or a Business or First Class ticket - you can enjoy access to any Oneworld airline's lounge whenever you fly with any Oneworld airline. As a passenger, access to all of these lounges is complimentary. The same is true with other airline alliances. But whenever you enter an airport lounge, a financial transaction is taking place … [Read more...]
Singapore Airlines will finally upgrade its underwhelming KrisFlyer Gold Lounge at Singapore's Changi Airport from next month. Singapore Airlines is also renovating its Business Class Lounge, First Class Lounge and The Private Room, in that order, followed finally by the KrisFlyer Gold Lounge. Work will begin next month and will be completed by mid-2021. The entire project … [Read more...]
New security screening requirements at Australia's regional airports could devastate towns that rely on regional air services, the ABC warns. Last year, the Australian government announced that 64 further regional airports across Australia will now be required to provide security screening for passengers. While security screening is a standard requirement at major airports … [Read more...]
Since Virgin Australia's divorce with Air New Zealand in October last year, Virgin passengers have no longer been able to use Air New Zealand lounges. Since then, Virgin Australia has built new lounges or made alternative arrangements at most international airports across Australia and New Zealand. For example, it opened a new lounge at Wellington Airport in April. This has … [Read more...]