The Unofficial Delta SkyMiles Award Chart for Flights from the U.S.
Delta Air Lines uses dynamic pricing for its award flights, which can sometimes make prices astronomical. High prices make it hard to know if you're getting good value from your SkyMiles, so we've assembled an unofficial award chart to showcase what you should expect to pay on your next Delta award flight.
Three Barclays Airline Credit Cards Offering Excellent Sign-Up Bonuses
Looking to boost your airline account balance? Good news: Three airline co-branded credit cards issued by Barclays are now offering new cardholders lucrative welcome bonuses of 75,000 to 100,00 bonus miles. Here are the details and the cards included in these welcome offers.
The Ultimate Guide to Companion Fares, Companion Passes & Companion Tickets
Companion pass, companion certificate, companion fare, or companion ticket. Whatever you call them, they offer travelers a way to bring a companion along for less. Some airlines have designed their companion pass as a well-thought-out feature of their rewards program. Others have turned it into a lazy benefit slipped into the back end of a credit card's benefits. Here are the airlines and credit cards that offer companion fares.
Earn Elite Status Credits on Award Travel on These 3 Airlines
Three airlines currently offer the ability to earn elite status on award flights: Virgin Atlantic, Delta, and United. In this post, learn how you can earn elite status credits on each carrier and get one step closer to elite status after taking an award flight.
25% Transfer Bonus to Flying Blue from Amex Membership Rewards. Book Europe Flights for 9k Points.
For the next three weeks, American Express is offering a 25% transfer bonus when you convert Membership Rewards points to Flying Blue miles. Flying Blue is the frequent flyer program for Air France and KLM, so you also have access to the entire SkyTeam network. With this promo, you can fly in economy to Europe for 9k Membership Rewards points each way or business class between the North America and Europe for as few as 39k points each way.
The Ultimate Guide to ExpertFlyer – A Valuable Tool for Award Travel
One of the most powerful tools available to frequent flyers, ExpertFlyer offers dozens of features and resources. Using this site, you can view flight availability, upgrade, and award space, and much more. Here our guide on how to get the most from the platform.
What Is The British Airways Travel Together Ticket?
British Airways and the British Airways Visa Signature® Card offer you a great way to bring along a companion. Every calendar year you make $30,000 in purchases on your British Airways Visa Card, you'll earn a Travel Together Ticket good for two years.
Finnair Devalues Finnair Plus Award Redemptions, Adds New Surcharges
Finnair award travel is now up to 33% more expensive, thank to a devaluation of Finnair Plus award charts. On top of that, the carrier added new fees on all award flights. Here's a look at these changes for the worse.
Kenya Airways Introduces New Asante Loyalty Program
Kenya Airways recently launched a new in-house frequent flyer program: Asante Rewards. It will ultimately be available to members as an alternative to Kenya Airways' partnership with Air France-KLM's Flying Blue. Here's what travelers should know about this new program — and some big unknowns that need clarified.
The Best Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Award Chart Sweet Spots
The Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan frequent flyer program is one of our favorite programs here at AwardWallet. While Alaska Airlines operates a route network limited to the Americas, its major airline partners allow members to travel the globe using their miles with amazing value. Here are 10 of the best award redemption sweet spots.