Qatar Airways and Qatar Privilege Club

Qatar Privilege Club is the loyalty scheme for Qatar Airways. The articles below outline the best ways of earning and spending your points if you are based in the UK. I also review the First Class and business class service on Qatar's A380, Boeing 787 and Boeing 777 aircraft and the Qatar Premium Lounges in Heathrow Terminal 4 and the new Hamad International Airport in Doha. For further information on Qatar Airways and Qatar Privilege Club, visit their website here.

LAST DAY: Win 2 x Business Class tickets with Qatar Airways and HFP to (virtually) anywhere!

It’s your last day to enter! We are currently running a brilliant prize competition courtesy of our friends at Qatar Airways.  It is, depending on where the winner wants to go, potentially the biggest flight giveaway we have ever done. You could win two Business Class […]

How to get cheaper Avios flight redemptions to the Middle East by exploiting the 3000 mile rule

When you redeem Avios on a British Airways partner airline, the points cost of your flight is based off a separate pricing chart. This is it, as from June 2019 (click to enlarge): It is marginally, but only marginally, more expensive in terms of Avios […]

Win 2 x Business Class tickets with Qatar Airways and HFP to (virtually) anywhere!

We are currently running a brilliant prize competition courtesy of our friends at Qatar Airways.  It is, depending on where the winner wants to go, potentially the biggest flight giveaway we have ever done. You could win two Business Class tickets from any UK Qatar Airways […]

It’s another Qatar Airways ‘up to 10% off’ flight sale day!

Two weeks ago Qatar Airways ran a one-day 10% discount deal for no other reason that the date was 02/02/20! Guess what …. today they are doing the same because the date is 20/02/20! For TODAY ONLY (Thursday), you can get an additional discount using […]

Qatar Airways increases its shareholding in IAG, parent of British Airways

Qatar Airways has announced that it has increased its shareholding in IAG (International Consolidated Airlines Group), the parent company of British Airways, from 21.4% to 25.1%. This is more significant than it sounds, because it gives Qatar Airways a veto over any major decisions (‘special […]

BREAKING: Air Italy goes into liquidation – no more Avios earning or redeeming possible

Air Italy, the Italian airline which was 49% owned by Qatar Airways, has been placed into liquidation. Air Italy was an Avios partner, and indeed used Avios as its loyalty currency.  We didn’t talk about it much on Head for Points because it was NOT […]

Win 2 x Business Class tickets to (virtually) anywhere with Qatar Airways!

We are very excited to announce a brilliant prize competition courtesy of our friends at Qatar Airways.  It is, depending on where the winner wants to go, potentially the biggest flight giveaway we have ever done. You could win two Business Class tickets from any UK […]

Win a FANTASTIC prize on Head for Points on Friday!

Tomorrow morning we are launching a great new competition on Head for Points. Thanks to our friends at Qatar Airways, we are giving away TWO Business Class seats to (virtually) anywhere on the Qatar Airways network. The Qatar Airways route network is incredibly deep these […]

Get £80 cashback on Qatar Airways flights with American Express

The latest travel company to offer a cashback offer on American Express cards is Qatar Airways. The offer is £80 back on £800+ spend. We have had numerous comments from people who have this offer so it seems to be fairly widespread.  You need to […]

How many British Airways Executive Club tier points do you earn on Qatar Airways flights?

I was contacted by a reader last week who asked how many BA tier points he would earn if he flew on Qatar Airways.  I thought it was worth sharing the answer as you may be surprised. The reason you earn British Airways tier points […]

SUNDAY ONLY: Save 10% on Qatar Airways flights from the UK or Europe

Qatar Airways is running a one-day 10% discount deal for no other reason that the date is 02/02/20! For TODAY ONLY (Sunday), you can get an additional 10% off the base fare of any Economy or Business Class ticket using promo code 0202. It is […]

Qatar Airways opens an excellent new airport lounge at Singapore Changi, open for British Airways flights

A few weeks we wrote about the brand new Qantas First Class lounge in Singapore. This looks like a fantastic facility and, if you flying out of Singapore on British Airways in First Class, or have a BA Gold card, you should definitely give it […]

British Airways and Qatar Airways plan an Australian joint venture to Adelaide, Canberra, Melbourne and Perth

British Airways and Qatar Airways have submitted a request to the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission to form a joint venture on nine routes to Australia from the UK. Sydney is NOT included – I think both airlines know that such a request would be […]

Get an excellent Qatar Airways business class flight deal from Oslo (eg Tokyo £1377)

Qatar Airways moves in mysterious ways.  No sooner does the short January sale end then a number of great offers appear for anyone willing to head out to Oslo. The star deal is probably Tokyo.  This will cost you around £1300 return, plus of course […]

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