Lufthansa and MBNA have brought back a decent sign-up bonus for the Miles & More credit card. Normally the bonus is a dull 1,500 miles. However, until 31st December, you will receive 10,000 miles. Full details can be found here. The card has no fee. […]
Miles & More (Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian)
Miles & More is the loyalty scheme for Lufthansa, SWISS, Austrian and their partner airlines. The articles below outline the best ways of earning and spending your points if you are based in the UK.
For further information on Miles & More, visit the Lufthansa website here.
Miles & More, the loyalty scheme for Lufthansa, Swiss and Austrian amongst other airlines, is currently offering an excellent deal on redemptions to New York and Washington DC. The deal is only available when you fly Austrian airlines from Vienna. It does not seem to […]
Whilst we wait for another round of cheap Qatar Airways business class fares, two interesting offers have appeared from Finnair and SWISS. Both are worth a look. Finnair is a British Airways partner and you will earn Avios and tier points if you fly with […]
More news in brief: Starwood opens up Madonna and more I wrote earlier in the year about the concert I attended at the new Starwood Preferred Guest suite at the O2 in London – see photo below. SPG, which is the loyalty scheme for Le Meridien, […]
More news in brief: Cathay Pacific to launch new service to Madrid Hong Kong-based airline Cathay Pacific has announced that it will be launching services to Madrid next June. This adds to a growing Cathay network in Europe – Manchester and Dusseldorf were also added […]
Some news in brief: Good business class fares to Sao Paulo from Amsterdam British Airways and SWISS are matching a KLM sale fare out of Amsterdam of roughly £1,300 (€1,800) to Sao Paulo in Business. On Swiss, the earliest date I could find is 28th […]
Lufthansa and MBNA have brought back a decent sign-up bonus for the Miles & More credit card. Normally the bonus is a dull 1,500 miles. However, until 30th September, you will receive 10,000 miles. Full details can be found here. The card has no fee. […]
News in brief: British Airways drops Entebbe and Almaty British Airways has announced two route suspensions. Flights to Entebbe in Uganda will cease on October 2nd as they ‘are no longer commercially viable’. This is relatively short notice, by airline standards, and will be a […]
Miles & More, the frequent flyer scheme for the Lufthansa family of airlines, is shockingly poor value for most short-haul redemptions. We are talking about 30,000 miles PLUS £130-ish of taxes for a return economy flight! This compares to 9,000 Avios plus £35 of taxes […]
News in brief: Lufthansa offering 10,000 miles for an Economist subscription I wrote recently about the offer of 12,000 Avios points for taking out a £150 Economist subscription. Lufthansa has now launched their own version. On the face of it, the deal is worse. You […]
SWISS has launched a very attractive promotion to help fill its business cabin over the quiet Summer months. I like the look of it very much and have already jumped in myself! If you book for travel between July 1st and September 30th, you will […]