Category Archives: British Airways

Bonus Ends Tomorrow: 40% More British Airways Avios Points With AMEX Transfer

Update:  Thanks to Million Mile Secrets reader Andrew for the reminder that British Airways is changing its award program, starting April 28, 2015.  But folks who book coach award tickets won’t generally be affected.  We’ll have a detailed post on this soon!

Tomorrow is the last day to get a 40% bonus when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards points to British Airways Avios points.

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You Can Fly to Hawaii by Transferring American Express Membership Rewards Points to British Airways Avios Points

This is a very good deal!  That’s because you can use British Airways Avios points on partner airlines like American Airlines, US Airways and Alaska Airlines. Continue reading

Book British Airways Award Flights Like a Pro: Part 9 – How to Find Award Availability

I get a lot of questions on British Airways Avios points, and started a series on how to use British Airways Avios points 2 years ago and finally finished writing it.

You can use the British Airways website to find and book award tickets.

Book British Airways Award Flights Like A Pro Part 9 How To Find Award Availability

You Can Book British Airways Award Flights on Partner Airlines Such as Air Berlin. You Won’t Pay Fuel Surcharges to Fly to Dusseldorf, Germany.

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Book British Airways Award Flights Like a Pro: Part 8 – The British Airways Travel Together Ticket

I get a lot of questions on British Airways Avios points, and started a series on how to use British Airways Avios points 2 years ago and finally finished writing it.

You can earn a British Airways Travel Together Ticket (Companion Ticket) after spending $30,000 in a calendar year on the Chase British Airways credit card.

Book British Airways Award Flights Like A Pro Part 8 The British Airways Companion Pass

Spend $30,000 in a Calendar Year on the Chase British Airways Visa Card and Get a Travel Together Ticket

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Book British Airways Award Flights Like a Pro: Part 7 – Household Accounts

I get a lot of questions on British Airways Avios points, and started a series on how to use British Airways Avios points 2 years ago and finally finished writing it.

British Airways allows members of its frequent flyer program to join Household Accounts.  This is a great way for families or folks who live at the same address to pool British Airways Avios points together for award tickets!

Book British Airways Award Flights Like A Pro Part 7 Household Accounts

Members of the Same Household Can Pool Their British Airways Avios Points Into 1 Household Account

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Book British Airways Award Flights Like a Pro: Part 6 – Cash and Points

I get a lot of questions on British Airways Avios points, and started a series on how to use British Airways Avios points 2 years ago and finally finished writing it.

You can use a combination of British Airways Avios points and cash to pay for an award ticket.  This could be a good option if you’re running low on British Airways Avios points, or if you value British Airways Avios at a higher price than the cash co-pay.

With Avios & Money, you are effectively replacing British Airways Avios points with cash within an award ticket booking.  The cash rate is different for each booking, but is usually cheaper on coach tickets and more expensive for Business Class and First Class.

Book British Airways Award Flights Like A Pro Part 6 Cash And Points

Don’t Have Enough British Airways Avios Points for an Award Ticket? You Can Book With Fewer British Airways Avios Points and a Cash Co-Pay

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