British Airways Extends AARP Discount, Offers 10% off for Chase Cardholders
British Airways offers two lesser-known but valuable benefits for saving on booking flights to Europe, and both were just extended for bookings into 2022! Here’s how you can save up to $200 per person per round-trip for just a $16 annual membership fee. Plus, Chase cardholders can save 10% off the remaining cost of the flight by applying a discount code.
Get a 30% Transfer Bonus When Converting Hotel Points To Avios
Now through December 9, British Airways Executive Club members will get 30% bonus Avios when converting hotel points from participating hotel brands. We’ve seen this deal in the past, although it’s usually been a 35% bonus. Still, this could be a good opportunity to top off your Avios account if needed.
Save 50% Avios on All British Airways Long-Haul Flights—Including Business and First Class
British Airways just launched its best deal of the year! All long-haul British Airways reward flights are half-off through October 13. Even better, the discount applies as far out as June 2021. We found economy awards from the U.S. to London starting at just 6,500 Avios plus a reasonable $83 in taxes/fees one-way. Or, book business class awards between the U.S. and London starting at just 25,000 Avios each way.
[Expired] Earn Double British Airways Avios on Flights Through the End of the Year
British Airways just announced a new promotion to encourage Executive Club members to book flights in 2020. Through the end of the year, members can earn double Avios on up to ten flights flown. But, you’ll need to act fast. For flights to qualify, they need to be booked by August 31, 2020.
British Airways Devalues Short-Haul Award Flights (Again!)
In under a month, British Airways devalued its short-haul award chart twice. Award flights that used to cost just 4,000 Avios now start at 9,250 Avios. The short-haul devaluations have gotten so bad that it now fewer Avios to book a 3,000-mile award flight than a 651-mile award flight. In this AwardWallet scoop, we show you the drastic changes and the new British Airways short-haul award chart.
Book British Airways Awards For Up To 50% Off
Now through November 21, British Airways Executive Club members can book award flights at up to a 50% discount. Travel by April 30, 2020, to score great redemptions on British Airways metal. The steepest discounts are for economy and premium-economy travel, but even small discounts apply to business and first-class cabins.
British Airways Visa Card Covers up to $600 Per Year in Fuel Surcharges
Chase has just announced a huge new benefit for it’s British Airways Visa Signature® Card. You can now earn up to $200 in statement credits per booking, three times a year to cover taxes and carrier-imposed fees on award bookings.
Transfer Amex Membership Rewards to Avios with a 40% Bonus
American Express has announced a promotion giving you a 40% bonus on points transfers to British Airways Avios, through October 1st, 2019.
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.