Member since 13 Dec 2011
Total posts 24
Hi, wondering if anyone has had experience with changing flights that were booked during the promo period.
I have a freedom fare that I'd like to move to a few days later.
Will I lose the double status credits?
Member since 15 Feb 2018
Total posts 151
I booked a double status credit fare with Qantas, and changed the flight. I was awarded double status credits, but I told them when the flight was being changed that it was a double status credit promotion.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 01 Nov 2016
Total posts 142
Changed flights on a DSC booking for a few days later and had no issues and was awarded DSCs.
Member since 19 Apr 2012
Total posts 668
If it is the same flight details and is in the DSC use-by period it should be fine. I have changed dates with no issues. I probably wouldn’t change flight numbers thuogh
Member since 24 Aug 2018
Total posts 22
I'd dig out the relevant DSC promotion email from the time you booked and check what the dates covered by the promotion were, so you don't accidentally take it just outside the valid dates.
Member since 24 Feb 2015
Total posts 60
As Tthetraveller says - as long as your new flight date is within the original promotional travel dates, you will still get DSC. I moved my flighs that were for next week to last month, different timings etc and got double still.
Member since 29 Nov 2013
Total posts 449
I've also changed flights booked via DSC programs but have been within the validity period AND other terms like on Qantas metal vs QF ticketed fare.
Member since 15 May 2019
Total posts 43
It seems that many of these answers relate to QF DSC promotions rather than VA. Might want to call VA rather than relying on the answers below...
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 15 Nov 2017
Total posts 143
I modified a VA flight outside the promotion period and the DSCs still came through. Same flight number as well.
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