Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 02 Jul 2018
Total posts 9
The only downside to accumulating piles of FF points is not being able to use them when you want to and on routes and carriers that you want to . Has anyone worked out how much less value FF points as Points Plus Pay vs classic award ?
Member since 31 Jan 2018
Total posts 13
An additional benefit of points to pay is that you earn points back on the flight and status credits. Taking into account taxes, this sometimes makes the comparison a little more compelling.
Member since 10 Jul 2018
Total posts 103
Member since 06 Nov 2014
Total posts 148
Points + pay and ASA are basically what QF (or VA or any other airlines) want you to use your points on. It has a fixed value of 0.5cents per point (cpp). You exchange at that rate to a revenue ticket at a price set by the airline.
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