Avios has fixed the error with regional redemption pricing, I’m pleased to say.
This was not meant to be the case. Connecting flights to long-haul redemptions were meant to be free.
The good news is that British Airways has fixed the problem.
As you can see from the screenshot above, a typical redemption in Club World from Newcastle to New York is now back to 100,000 Avios return. Last week it was pricing at 110,000 Avios.
Nothing to see here …. move along.
How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (January 2021)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses!
There are two official British Airways American Express cards:
You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points, such as:
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.
If you have a small business, we especially recommend Capital On Cap’s Visa card which comes with a generous bonus worth 10,500 Avios:
(Want to earn more Avios? Click here to visit our home page for our latest articles on earning and spending your Avios points and click here to see how to earn more Avios this month from offers and promotions.)