Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles are a valuable currency. You can redeem Alaska Airlines miles to fly with around 15 different airlines including Qantas, Cathay Pacific, Japan Airlines, Korean Air, Finnair, Singapore Airlines and Emirates, and most awards are excellent value. The miles required to redeem for a flight are relatively low. There are also no fuel surcharges on … [Read more...]
Redeem Points is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer, as much of our focus is about getting the best value when redeeming your frequent flyer points.
To find out how you can redeem your Qantas points effectively, you should definitely read our guide How to Redeem Qantas Points Effectively. This is definitive article answers the question "What are the best value uses of Qantas points?", and explains why redeeming Qantas points on the ground is poor value while Classic Flight Rewards are good value. It covers all Qantas reward flights including the Oneworld Classic Flight Reward, Qantas Classic Upgrade Rewards, Types of Qantas Frequent Flyer redemptions, Qantas Points Plus Pay Flights, and Qantas Classic Flight Rewards.
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes deals are temporarily suspended as of March 2020. The information below covers the most recent promotion, which ran in February 2020. KrisFlyer Spontaneous Escapes deals are a monthly staple of the Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer program. Every month, Singapore Airlines offers 30% off the KrisFlyer miles required for … [Read more...]
With the constantly-changing international travel restrictions at the moment, you'd be forgiven if you wanted to avoid overseas travel right now. But if you still want - or need - to travel to London over the coming year, now could actually be a very good time to book. Award availability is wide open - even in First class! It's often difficult to find Qantas award … [Read more...]
Avios is the currency of the British Airways Executive Club program. With Avios, short-haul redemptions on Qantas are great value. For example, it costs just 6,000 Avios in Economy or 12,500 Avios in Business to fly from Sydney to Melbourne. Avios are somewhat difficult to earn in Australia. But you can buy Avios directly from British Airways, and at the moment you can also … [Read more...]
Credit cards are one of the easiest ways to earn frequent flyer points in Australia. While some credit cards earn Qantas or Velocity points directly, other cards allow you to earn points with the bank's own credit card rewards program. You can then transfer these points onwards to an airline frequent flyer program as required. There are some advantages to earning flexible … [Read more...]