Iberia and Iberia Plus
Iberia Plus is the frequent flyer program for Iberia and Iberia Express. Like its sister airlines British Airways and Aer Lingus it uses Avios as its reward currency.
You can find more information about low-tax Avios redemptions with Iberia here. It is part of our ‘Avios Redemption University’ series that explains the basics of the Avios programme.
Why you should NEVER book Avios flights on Iberia via ba.com
If you are looking to redeem Avios for flights to Central or South America, you may end up booking BA’s sister airline Iberia. With British Airways announcing the closure of the Lima .....
22 Dec 202022 December 2020 by Rob Burgess • 27 comments
Route news: Jet2 opens Bristol, Loganair returns to Teesside, Iberia Express adds to Manchester
Some airline route news: Jet2 opens new base at Bristol Airport Jet2 is hoping for a big post-Covid summer season next year. It will station three aircraft at Bristol Airport in order to serve 33 .....
14 Nov 202014 November 2020 by Rhys Jones • 63 comments
What are the 2021 Avios peak and off-peak calendar dates for BA, Aer Lingus and Iberia?
What are the peak and off-peak dates for redeeming Avios points? This article looks at the British Airways, Iberia and Aer Lingus peak and off-peak Avios calendars for 2021. Remember that these .....
31 Oct 202031 October 2020 by Rhys Jones • 16 comments
Get triple Avios and £50 Amex cashback with NH Hotels
It may have taken a decade, but British Airways and Iberia are getting close to have an equal list of hotel partners. Most recently, Melia became a British Airways partner, whilst Iberostar pulled out .....
11 Oct 202011 October 2020 by Rob Burgess • 4 comments
The 2021 Iberia peak and off-peak Avios redemption flight calendar
What are the peak and off-peak calendar dates for redeeming Avios points in 2021? Iberia still hasn’t officially released the peak and off peak dates for reward flights for all of 2021 – .....
1 Oct 20201 October 2020 by Rhys Jones • Leave a comment
Why the Competition & Markets Authority won’t renew the AA / BA transatlantic JV until 2024
2020 was to be an important year for British Airways and American Airlines as their transatlantic joint venture (together with Finnair and Iberia) was up for renewal with competition regulators. .....
19 Sep 202019 September 2020 by Rob Burgess • 24 comments
Moody’s downgrades IAG and BA debt as Willie Walsh declares he likes state aid
Willie Walsh stood down as CEO of IAG, the British Airways parent company, yesterday. He had delayed his retirement in order to steer the airline through coronavirus. As of today, Luis Gallego – .....
9 Sep 20209 September 2020 by Rob Burgess • 42 comments
Bizarre: You can’t book Avios flight tickets for babies / infants via Iberia Plus
Last week we covered Iberia’s excellent ‘50% off all Avios redemptions’ sale. There were some amazing deals to be had (New York for 34,000 Avios + £130 of tax in Business Class, .....
31 Aug 202031 August 2020 by Rob Burgess • 51 comments
How to earn Avios points with NH Hotels and nhow
This article looks at how to earn Avios points from stays at NH Hotels and nhow. It is now approaching a decade since Avios was launched and the British Airways and Iberia loyalty schemes given the .....
26 Aug 202026 August 2020 by Rob Burgess • 2 comments
Get 50% off ALL Avios redemptions on Iberia – eg NYC Business for 34,000 Avios + £133 return!
Iberia Plus has launched a genuinely impressive promotion. Until 30th August, you will receive 50% off all Iberia Plus Avios redemptions, in all classes. Yes, ALL Iberia Avios flights in ALL classes .....
25 Aug 202025 August 2020 by Rob Burgess • 103 comments
Will IAG get a 50% discount on its purchase of Air Europa?
Last year, IAG, the parent company of British Airways, announced its intention to acquire Air Europa for €1bn. This was to include Air Europa resigning from the SkyTeam alliance and adopting Avios. .....
30 Jul 202030 July 2020 by Rhys Jones • 14 comments
How to earn 400 Avios in Spain with the Cabify rideshare app
If you’re heading to Spain this Summer it is worth remembering that you can earn Avios with the Cabify ride-hailing app. You will get a 400 Avios bonus with your first ride! Cabify was founded .....
21 Jul 202021 July 2020 by Rob Burgess • 11 comments
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