Qatar Privilege Club Slashes Award Rates by up to 49%, Becomes Relevant Again
Qatar has drastically lowered the number of Qmiles necessary for short, medium, and long-haul award redemptions on Qatar metal. In some cases, award redemptions now require 49% fewer miles! With the airline’s partnership with Citi ThankYou points and this incredible development, is it time to give Qatar Privilege Club another look?
Do Qatar Airways Qmiles Expire?
Qatar Airways just improved the expiration policy for its Privilege Club Qmiles. Previously, Qmiles had an inflexible lifespan of a minimum of 3 years regardless of activity. Now, whenever you generate activity, your miles expiration clock will be extended by 36 months. Here’s how to generate qualifying activity, even without flying.
Qatar Privilege Club Slashes Qmiles Fees. Is the Program Worth a Second Look?
In a move to make redeeming Qmiles easier, Qatar Airways has finally done away with its annoying award flight fees. Often adding hundreds of dollars to your out-of-pocket cost, this fee was a nuisance that only served to further devalue the Privilege Club Program. Now that its met its deserving fate, is Qatar’s loyalty program worth a second look?
Airlines Offering Bonus Miles, Incredibly Generous Rebooking Options for Booking Flights Now
Airlines are doing everything in their power to convince people to book travel for 2020. It’s hard to guess if it will be safe to do so. However, between bonus points, double flight earnings, and the most flexible change/cancellation policy we’ve ever seen, things are definitely starting to get interesting.
Qatar Offering Free Hotel and Transit Visa – Extended a 3rd Time
Qatar Airways is offering its passengers a free transit visa and hotel stay in Doha. The new +Qatar Program is targeted at all passengers, and depending on your travel class, you have options for 4 and 5-star hotels, as well as a complimentary transit Visa.