Redeeming Qantas points for travel to Hawaii is notoriously difficult. Qantas does not generally release any premium cabin awards on its flights between Sydney and Honolulu. This leaves partner airlines like Jetstar, Fiji Airways and Japan Airlines as the only option for those looking to redeem their Qantas points for Business Class flights. But there's now some good news! … [Read more...]
Business Class is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. Travelling with a bit of luxury can make all the difference to your enjoyment of the trip. And it can be less expensive thank you think!
To find out how you can enjoy Business Class travel for less, you should definitely read our guide on how to fly around the world using the Qantas Oneworld Award which shows how you can travel around the world in business class for just 280,000 Qantas points!
AFF member bsb recently visited the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse lounge in San Francisco. This is the lounge used by Virgin Atlantic, with access available to Upper Class passengers as well as Virgin Australia Velocity Gold and Platinum members. Virgin Atlantic's San Francisco Clubhouse lounge is also used by Fiji Airways. bsb has taken the time to write a review of their San … [Read more...]
British Airways doesn't have a stellar reputation these days. Continuous cost-cutting, reduced catering and poor service have turned British Airways Business class into a mediocre experience for the price paid. In fact, there have even been reports lately of British Airways potentially losing its 4-star Skytrax rating. Luckily, it's a very different story when flying with … [Read more...]
Saudi Arabian Airlines, or Saudia, is the Jeddah-based national airline of Saudi Arabia. Although Saudia has been a SkyTeam alliance member since 2012, it's not an airline that many Australians ever fly with. But AFF member henleybeach did just that last week! This member picked up a steal of a Business class fare with Saudia - just $684 from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur via … [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...]