175 BA Executive Club questions answered!

This is our attempt to answer 175 of the most common questions that readers ask about Avios, tier points and everything else to do with British Airways Executive Club.  The first article at the top of the list contains an index of all 175 links which is easier to read than scrolling down this page!

Can I use Avios on Qantas?

Can you spend your Avios points on flights on Qantas? In this article I want to look at how you can use your Avios to fly with partner airlines like Qantas. The good news is that you are not restricted to spending Avios points on […]

What does it cost to cancel an Avios redemption flight?

What does it cost to cancel an Avios redemption flight?  How do you do it?  These are the questions I want to look at in this article. One of the key benefits of bookings flights using Avios points instead of cash is that your flight […]

Can I use Avios on Malaysia Airlines?

Can you spend your Avios points on flights on Malaysia Airlines? In this article I want to look at how you can use your Avios to fly with partner airlines like Malaysia Airlines. The good news is that you are not restricted to spending Avios […]

Can I use Avios on LATAM?

Can you spend your Avios points on flights on LATAM? In this article I want to look at how you can use your Avios to fly with partner airlines like LATAM. The good news is that you are not restricted to spending Avios points on […]

Can I use Avios on Japan Airlines?

Can you spend your Avios points on flights on Japan Airlines? In this article I want to look at how you can use your Avios to fly with partner airlines like Japan Airlines. The good news is that you are not restricted to spending Avios […]

How do I earn Avios when buying petrol?

This articles shows you how to earn Avios points when you buy petrol. There used to be many ways of earning Avios when buying petrol.  You could earn at Shell, at Esso and at Tesco filling stations. During Summer 2019, this is all going to […]

Can I use Avios on Iberia?

Can you spend your Avios points on flights on Iberia?   In this article I want to look at how you can use your Avios to fly with partner airlines like Iberia. (I have done this myself – here is my review of Iberia’s new A350 […]

Can I use Avios on Finnair?

Can you spend your Avios points on flights on Finnair?   In this article I want to look at how you can use your Avios to fly with partner airlines like Finnair. (I have done this myself – here is my review of Finnair A350 business […]

Can I use Avios on Cathay Pacific?

Can you spend your Avios points on flights on Cathay Pacific?   In this article I want to look at how you can use your Avios to fly with partner airlines like Cathay Pacific. The good news is that you are not restricted to spending Avios […]

How to earn Avios on foreign currency transfers with Midpoint

This articles shows you how you can earn Avios points when you make foreign currency transfers with Midpoint. What is Midpoint? Midpoint is a UK-based platform for making international payments. They are FCA regulated and have a 5* Trustpilot ranking. The company operates in 22 […]

Where can I fly from Manchester with Avios points?

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Manchester using Avios points. This article only looks at non-stop flights.  If you are prepared to change in Heathrow, you can redeem for literally any British Airways flight or a flight operated […]

How many Avios do I need to upgrade to First Class?

Today I want to give you an overview of how many Avios you need to upgrade your long-haul British Airways flight to First Class using Avios points. For other classes, this Head for Points article tells you all you need to know about upgrading British […]

How to earn Avios from Nutmeg

This articles shows you how you can earn Avios points when you invest with Nutmeg. What is Nutmeg? Nutmeg is an innovative online wealth management service that offers intelligent investment portfolios to anybody with just £500 to invest. Your money will be invested in what […]

Where can I fly from Aberdeen with Avios points?

In this article I want to look at where you can fly from Aberdeen using Avios points. This article only looks at non-stop flights.  If you are prepared to change in Heathrow, you can redeem for literally any British Airways flight or a flight operated […]

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