How to get a free stopover when using KrisFlyer miles

We love Singapore Airline’s KrisFlyer frequent flyer programme here at Point Hacks. That’s thanks to its great-value redemptions on Singapore Airlines flights in Business and First Class.

One of the best ways to maximise a one-way or roundtrip award redemption through KrisFlyer is to add stopovers. They’re usually in Singapore but also available in other cities in Asia and Europe as you make your way to your final destination.

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If you are looking to book a Qantas round-the-world award, here’s why you should do so in the next two months

Most of our readers would have heard that Qantas announced changes to their redemption pricing last week. As part of the overhaul, the popular oneworld Classic Flight Reward for round the world itineraries will also increase in price in Premium Economy, Business (the most popular) and First Class; Conversely, Economy Class prices decreased immediately from the time of the announcement.

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Save thousands of points by using Asia Miles for round the world flight redemptions instead of Qantas Points

Asia Miles is a very interesting frequent flyer program which we at Point Hacks feel isn’t so familiar to most Kiwi points collectors – but should be in your box of tricks, especially due to their good value option for using points for around the world flights.

It is not a simple or common program to earn miles from flights, and it also has a confusing set of award charts and routing rules. But by looking deeper into Asia Miles redemption options, there are a lot of hidden gems if you get into the details.

Considering Asia Miles can be earned relatively easily through American Express Membership Rewards, there are some good value opportunities here for using your points.
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