Earn 3x Avios for Airbnb Bookings with British Airways
British Airways Executive Club members can now earn 3X Avios per dollar on stays with Airbnb; to take advantage of the deal, you must visit the British Airways-Airbnb affiliate page before making your reservation.
Award Travel 101: How Can I Book American Airlines Flights with British Airways Avios?
Learn the correct strategy to earn and utilize British Airways Avios points for cheap domestic flights on American Airlines.
Earn Double Avios Through 2018
British Airways has announced a promotion awarding you double base Avios on flights through December 31, 2018. The promotion only applies to the first 10 flights you take, and you will earn double base Avios (those earned by a BA Executive Club Blue members) during the promotion.
British Airways to Pay 2.2 Billion Avios in Class Action Settlement
US-based British Airways Executive Club members could be in line for an Avios windfall after BA reached a settlement in a fuel surcharge class action lawsuit against them. Those eligible for compensation will receive between 12,500 and 35,000 Avios depending on their redemptions.
How to Transfer Avios Between British Airways and Iberia Accounts
The ability to combine points into a single program is one of the most valuable features of collecting Avios, particularly when you factor in Iberia offers some of the best value business-class awards to Europe. You can also transfer Ultimate Rewards, Membership Rewards, and Marriott Bonvoy points to top off your accounts.
BA 35% Bonus on Hotel Point Transfers (Through March 31, 2018)
For the month of March, British Airways has launched a promo with a 35% transfer bonus when converting hotel points to Avios. It rarely makes sense to transfer hotel points to Avios, and while this is no exception, there is one option to seriously consider if you’re looking to build up a balance of Avios.
50% off BA Awards to and from London
British Airways has announced a 50% discount off award redemptions on flights to and from London. Although Avios can be a pain to redeem and get value due to BA taxes and fees, this promo can provide solid value, however, you will have to hurry since awards are limited and the promo is only running through December 17, 2017.
Double Avios With British Airways Until the End of the Year
British Airways is running a promotion that will let you earn double base Avios on flights through December 31, 2017. This is the first double Avios promotion this year, with previous BA double Avios promotions, being for shopping through their online portal. FYI, this promotion is not valid for Executive Club members based in the US, Mexico, Canada, or South Africa.
35% Bonus Converting Hotel Points to BA Avios Through October 31, 2017
British Airways is running a promotion offering a 35% bonus on hotel points transfers. The promotion is valid through October 31, 2017, however, keep in mind that all hotel transfers are not eligible for the bonus.
Avoid Paying High Fuel Surcharges When Booking Flights with Avios
Of all the frustrations felt by rewards travelers, few present more of a headache than carrier-imposed surcharges, better known as fuel surcharges. It can take years to amass the required miles for a premium cabin redemption, and to then be told it will cost an additional $1,000+ in fees and carrier-imposed surcharges can be a deflating experience, particularly when fuel prices are the lowest they have been in years.