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Strengths of Qantas for AA redemptions

American Airlines Planes

Last year, I wrote a post about a sweet-spot that had been hiding in plain sight on me in the Iberia award chart (See: From 11K RT on American: A sweet spot for North American flight redemptions). At the time, I was pretty excited about using Iberia for award flights on American Airlines flights because of the fact that they price flights based on cumulative distance rather than pricing each segment separately (the way that British Airways…

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(EXPIRED) Targeted: 40% Qantas Points Transfer Bonus, Stack With 25% Citi Transfer Bonus

Qantas Transfer Bonus

Qantas seems to really want people to book flights with them at the moment, whether that’s paid flights or award flights. There’s an Amex Offer saving you money on paid flights, while both Qantas and Alaska are offering double miles on Qantas flights. As for award flights, there’s now a targeted email being sent out to Qantas members offering a 15-40% bonus when transferring credit card reward points. To make that even better, it’ll stack…

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(EXPIRED) Fly Qantas & Earn Double Alaska Miles Or Double Qantas Points

Qantas Double Points

If you’re planning a trip Down Under, both Alaska Airlines and Qantas are running promotions offering double miles for flying with Qantas. Stack this with the Qantas Amex Offer and you’ll be increasing both your rewards and savings. The Deals & Key Terms Deal 1 – Double Alaska Mileage Plan Miles Earn double miles on qualifying flights to Australia from Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York and Dallas. Direct link to register. Book directly on…

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25% transfer bonus to Qantas from Citi ThankYou

Citi ThankYou is offering a 25% transfer bonus when transferring ThankYou points to Qantas. This can actually be a good way to book very short American Airlines flights — from just 6,000 ThankYou points one way. The Deal Get a 25% bonus when you transfer Citi ThankYou points to Qantas miles Key Details Expires April 13, 2019 at 11:59pm Eastern Quick Thoughts The Qantas award charts don’t present many useful sweet spots to my knowledge apart from being useful for very…

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Chicago to Australia from $427 RT on Qantas

There was some terrific airfares available right now from Chicago to select cities in Australia (including to Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane) from just $427 round trip. Australia is a long way to travel in economy class if you’re accustomed to using points and miles to fly up front, but these prices are fantastic if you don’t mind traveling in econ (and afford you the additional flexibility of choosing dates/times without being boxed in to award availability). The Deal…

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(EXPIRED) Australia from the $600’s from several US cities

Flights to Australia are on sale on Qantas from a number of US cities, with round trip economy class flights available from the $600’s out of Dallas, Chicago, Los Angeles, Charlotte, and likely more cities through smaller online travel agencies (or the $700’s from most major OTAs). The Deal Cheap flights to Australia from several US cities, including from $639 round trip (nonstop out of Dallas for that price), with quite a few cities possible (mostly on Qantas,…

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(EXPIRED) Australia, nonstop, from $632 RT Los Angeles to Sydney or Melbourne

Qantas, Virgin Australia, American, Delta, and United are all offering excellent prices on nonstop flights to Australia, with prices as low as $632 round trip. The cheapest prices are available from small online travel agencies listed at Skyscanner and Momondo, but you can use Google Flights to find cheap dates and then plug them in to those sites (or pay a bit more to book through major OTAs). The Deal Cheap nonstop economy class airfares from Los Angeles to Melbourne or Sydney, with prices…

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(EXPIRED) Qantas Amex Offer: Spend $1,000, Get $200 Back

Qantas Amex Offer

There’s a new Qantas Amex Offer which is offering a statement credit of $200 when spending $1,000+ when booking a flight on the Qantas website or mobile app. The Deal Spend $1,000+ on airfare with Qantas, get $200 back. Key Terms Expires 9/23/18. Offer valid for purchases made directly with Qantas Airways only through US website qantas.com or US mobile app. Flights must originate in US and be charged in USD. Not valid for purchases by…

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New Qantas SFO-MEL Route – Plenty Of Award Space

Qantas SFO to MEL

It can be hard finding award flights to Australia, but Qantas’s new direct route has lots of availability. Their San Francisco to Melbourne route is now bookable and flights begin on September 1, 2018. The best thing of all is that there’s plenty of business class award space. Doing a search on the Qantas site shows this availability from San Francisco to Melbourne in October for two adults: Flights are only operating four days a…

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