Would you like to try out Malaysia Airlines First class? If you have Qantas points - or miles with any other Oneworld airline - you can! In fact, you can even bring along a friend… or your whole family. Malaysia Airlines First class award availability between Kuala Lumpur and Tokyo is surprisingly excellent at present. First class award space between Kuala Lumpur and Osaka … [Read more...]
Award Availability is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. The ongoing challenge is to find an award ticket on the flight you want and when you want it.
To help find award availability, read our guide how to find Oneworld, Star Alliance & SkyTeam Award Availability.
There are two types of rewards credit cards. With co-branded credit cards, such as Qantas Frequent Flyer cards, your points will go straight into your airline's frequent flyer account. Alternatively, flexible rewards programs give you the option of transferring your points to a selection of different airlines as you wish to use them. Many Australian banks give you the option … [Read more...]
Qantas points can be used to book Emirates flights to destinations all over the world! Most Emirates flights start or end in Dubai, but Emirates also has many useful fifth-freedom routes. From Australia, Emirates flies a range of useful fifth-freedom routes including Sydney-Christchurch, Melbourne-Singapore, Brisbane-Singapore and Sydney-Bangkok. These are just a few of the … [Read more...]
KrisFlyer is the frequent flyer program of Singapore Airlines. It's not as well-known as our local Qantas Frequent Flyer and Virgin Australia Velocity programs, but it's full of hidden gems! And it's relatively easy to earn KrisFlyer miles in Australia through credit cards or by transferring points over from Velocity. One of the best aspects of the Singapore Airlines … [Read more...]
Ever struggled to work out how best to redeem your frequent flyer points? Perhaps you can gain some insights from AFF member travelislife. They've written a detailed case study, explaining how they booked a Business class trip to Europe with Velocity points. This member redeemed reward flights from Melbourne to London, returning from Copenhagen to Melbourne with a stopover in … [Read more...]