and patience) it effectively enables you to double your Avios stash in one (fairly) simple booking. Top 10 Insider Travel Tips. AND youre still paying more than half of the second ticket in fuel surcharges. Travel of short distances within Asia on Cathay Pacific, Japan Airlines, and Malaysia Airlines. But this is only for award tickets, and it works for international flights. You really should not be stuck with a voucher you cannot use. It is earned from the credit card every year, which does not waive its 75 annual fee the first year. While British Airways doesnt technically publish their distance based award chart, in practice it looks very similar to the one published by Iberia, which looks as follows: First class would cost an additional 50 over the business class cost. However, the prices are quite odd, so check them out here.
You have to call to book. But for an economy flyer like myself, since the card is only good for the lower 48, I have never used it over Southwest points, Avios, or another method. They would each have to pay 99, but for a ticket across the country (or into Alaska) that would otherwise be expensive, or for an expensive business class ticket this could be especially valuable for a family traveling together. So is it worth pursuing the BA Travel Together certificate that comes with the. Raffles (from Head For Points ) pointed out to me the value of a business class ticket from Europe to Australia, its actually pretty reasonable, but especially so with a companion ticket. Indeed, second perhaps to the Hilton free night, I would confidently say its one of the best easy wins in the travel and points world.
As you can see, availability in Business Class (searched for on the m Explorer Map) is pretty damn good: Indeed, we can book 2 x Business Class returns to Bangkok with Avios, for suitable dates in August (and there were quite a few dates available. Of course, the taxes/fees are the same for each. So for a first class ticket youre looking at 60,000 miles one-way for a segment of up to 4,000 miles, and 75,000 miles one-way for a segment of up to 5,500 miles.