British Airways has launched 50% and 25% off award travel promotion using Avios between select destination for travel between November 6 – January 31, 2014, that are booked by November 17.
Note that using Avios even at 50% off is not a deal between competitively prices destinations due to very high fuel surcharges that British Airways collects on awards flights.
You can access this offer on BA’s website here.
Here are the eligible destinations and dates:
Using British Airways Avios for long-haul economy flights is usually lose lose proposition due to the high fuel surcharges that the airline charges. These can perhaps make sense between very expensive economy destinations where the fuel surcharge doesn’t constitute majority of the fare.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
The required amount of Avios will be reduced by 50% or 25% on the selected destinations as stated from London, based on British Airways flights in economy class only, for bookings made from 10.00am 6 November to 23.59pm on 17 November 2014. Valid for travel completed between the dates as stated per destination. The full airline taxes, fees and carrier charges will apply per person. Changes are not permitted; cancellations will be subject to the standard British Airways Executive Club terms and conditions. All Bookings are subject to BAEC Terms and Conditions and the carriers conditions of carriage. Flights are strictly subject to availability which may be very limited or not available on some routes and will not be available at all on some dates. This offer cannot be combined with any other offer.
A £15 booking fee per product will be applied to any booking made over the phone, which could have been made online, a booking fee of £15 per person applies when booking flights.
**The full airline taxes, fees and Carrier charges will apply per person, which are approximately: Abu Dhabi £ 341.26 – Austin £391.96 – Atlanta £365.96 – Bahrain £335.16 – Baku £365.76 – Bangalore £385.96 – Beijing £378.06 – Beirut £174.16 – Boston £365.96 – Buenos Aires £420.76 – Cairo £171.36 – Calgary £384.86 – Chengdu £408.96 – Chicago £365.96 – Dallas £391.96 – Denver £391.96 – Dubai £341.26 – Houston £391.06 – Jeddah £335.26- Johannesburg £401.16 – Kuwait £333.06 – Los Angeles £391.96 – Mexico City £410.96 – Montreal £357.36 – New York (JFK or Newark) £365.96 – Philadelphia £365.96 – Phoenix £391.96 – Rio De Janeiro £391.86 – Riyadh £335.26 – San Diego £391.96 – Sao Paulo £392.16 – San Francisco £391.96 – Shanghai £378.06 – Singapore £397.56 – Tel Aviv £167.66 – Tokyo £384.56 – Toronto £357.06 – Washington £365.96. All prices are correct at 21 October 2014 but are subject to change.
All information correct at time of going to press but subject to change or withdrawal.