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(EXPIRED) Flying Blue Promo Rewards: 50% Off Award Tickets From IAD & IAH

Flying Blue Promo Rewards July

If you’re looking to travel to Europe in September or October, using Flying Blue miles could be a great option. You can now get 50% off Economy award flights to Europe from Washington Dulles (IAD) and Houston (IAH). With the Citi ThankYou transfer bonus to Flying Blue, flights to Europe in late-summer / early-fall can be a steal. The Deal Get 50% off Economy award flights to Europe from IAD or IAH when using Flying…

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(EXPIRED) Flying Blue Promo Rewards For June: ORD & SFO To Europe, But Be Careful

Flying Blue Promo Rewards

The Flying Blue Promo Rewards for June have been announced and they’re offering 50% off award flights to Europe from Chicago (ORD) and 25% off award flights to Europe from San Francisco (SFO). If you’re looking to fly beyond Paris or Amsterdam though, keep an eye on how additional legs are pricing out. The Deals 50% off economy award flights from Chicago (ORD) to Europe in Economy for travel from July 31, 2018 to September…

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(EXPIRED) Air France & KLM Amex Offers: Spend $1,000, Get 20,000 Membership Rewards

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The 10% statement credits for Staples, Lowe’s, Exxon Mobil and Dell aren’t the only new Amex Offers this morning. There are also a couple of new Amex Offers for Air France and KLM. The Deals Spend $1,000+ in one or more eligible transactions directly with Air France, get 20,000 Membership Rewards points. Spend $1,000+ in one or more eligible transactions directly with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, get 20,000 Membership Rewards points. Key Terms Air France Expires July…

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Business Class to Europe for 80,000 miles Round-Trip, And a Trick For Avoiding Fuel Surcharges

Business class awards to Europe

Business Class Awards To Europe For Less The most valuable award sweet spots are the ones that you actually use. With that in mind, today I will be sharing the first post in a series about award sweet spots that will help you get more from your miles when heading to Europe. While you can typically expect to spend between 115,000 and 140,000 miles for business class awards to Europe, today’s sweet spot will get…

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Buy miles via ThankYou Rewards

In general I don’t recommend purchasing airline miles, even at a discount, but if you have an immediate need for miles for a high value award, it can make sense. If you have a Citi Premier or Citi Prestige card and a few ThankYou points in your account, you can buy miles indirectly through the ThankYou Rewards program at a cost of only 2.5 cents per mile (or less when transfer bonuses are in effect). The best airline programs for these indirect mileage purchases, in my opinion, are: Air France, Cathay Pacific, Singapore, and Virgin Atlantic.

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[EXPIRED] Flying Blue Promo awards, save on business class to Europe

Air France / KLM’s Flying Blue has released the latest set of Promo Awards, with some good values including 46,875 miles one-way in business class from New York to Paris or between Europe and Calgary, Edmonton, and Vancouver. If you fly into Paris or Amsterdam, there are also a number of European cities available from 6800 miles each way from those cities. Those with an adventurous spirit who are piecing together a longer trip might also find value in the promo awards from Europe to…

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Business Class to Europe under 47K w/ Flying Blue Promo Awards

Flying Blue is out with their promo awards for travel through August 31st, and while the offers are not as strong as they once were, they still offer a solid value on many routes. At just 46,875 miles for Boston to Europe in business class, promo awards remain very competitive if you live near or can position to Boston, New York, or perhaps Mexico or the Caribbean. (Update: Mexico has been removed from the promo…

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Premium Economy to Europe for mid $600’s in May and June – use with Air France offer

As reported by View from the Wing and God Save the Points, there are some great premium economy fares available from the east coast to Madrid on Air France, Alitalia, and Air Europa — with prices between $600-$700 in May and early June, all easily searchable via Google Flights. This could be a great use of the Air France Amex Offer if you previously added it to your card (long since disappeared if you have…

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New York to Naples, Italy in Business Class for ~$1860

There are some fantastic business class airfares from New York to Naples, Italy, with prices around $1860.  Low-cost carrier Meridiana is pricing around $1550, but true business class on Air France (on either a 777 or A380) is coming in at $1855 round trip.  Alitalia is available at $1865: Dates look widely available throughout summer and into early fall.  These flights appear to be bookable via Amex Membership Rewards, meaning that Business Platinum cardholders could pay with…

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