Browse our curated selection of frequent flyer deals and promotions from many rewards programs in May 2024. We’ll keep this guide updated as new promotions are released.

New to all this? Read our beginner’s guides to Qantas Frequent Flyer and Velocity Frequent Flyer and learn how to earn even more points.

IHG New Logo Small 20% off and triple IHG One Rewards points on stays

Expiry: Varies by offer

The winter offer consists of two parts: the 20% discount and the triple points. Book by 11 June 2024 to take advantage of the 20% discount on the ‘Book Now, Pay Later’ rate.

The ‘triple IHG One Rewards points offer’ is an early bird special. Book by 10 am AEST on 28 May 2024 to earn triple points in addition to the 20% off.

Both offers are valid on stays up to 30 September 2024 at participating hotels in Australia, New Zealand, South East Asia, South Pacific, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau.

Accor Ibis Logo Fast-track to ALL Gold status with Accor and Qantas

Accor Live Limitless
Expiry: Varies by offer

Accor is offering a fast-track to ALL Gold status with just three night’s stay after registration. To participate in the Accor Live Limitless Gold status fast-track offer, you must:

  • be a Qantas Frequent Flyer member,
  • link your Qantas Frequent Flyer and Accor Live Limitless accounts

Register via the link on the page below and stay three eligible nights to get the status boost!

30% off KrisFlyer miles redemptions at Pelago

Pelago Singapore image
Expiry: 31 May 2024

From now until 31 May 2024, redeem your KrisFlyer miles to unlock 30% off Pelago by Singapore Airlines sitewide. The redemption rate during this period is 105 KF miles per SG$1.

If you don’t have any upcoming travel plans, but have expiring miles, there are over 10,000 experiences just here in Australia including special events such as: 

Transfer Flybuys points to Velocity for a 5-15% bonus

Expiry: 26 May 2024

Transfer points from Flybuys to Velocity this month and earn 5% or 15% bonus Velocity Points on your first transfer. If you haven’t previously activated Velocity Auto Transfer on your Flybuys account, this is the offer for you. You could take home 15% bonus Velocity Points.

If you’re not eligible for Flybuys’ Auto Transfer bonus offer, don’t fret. There’s a separate offer of 5% bonus Velocity Points when you manually transfer your rewards from Flybuys to Velocity.

Transfer your points to Velocity for a 15-20% bonus

Virgin Australia lounge entry thanks to Velocity status
Expiry: Make first transfer by 31 May 2024, second transfer by 30 June 2024

Velocity usually runs a twice-yearly points transfer promotion with most bank partners in May and November. Just like clockwork, the May 2024 bonus is here.

This deal covers most bank reward programs, but you need to transfer over two months for 15% or enable auto transfers for 20%. See our guide for the full list of participating partners.

Buy Velocity Points Booster for up to 35% off

Velocity Business Class
Expiry: 26 May 2024

Velocity Frequent Flyer Points Boosters are a handy stop-gap measure for when you’re just shy of your next reward. Right now, you can buy more Velocity Points with a flat 35% discount.

Velocity Frequent Flyer is offering 35% off purchased Points Boosters until 9 May 2024. While it’s not the highest offer we’ve seen (that’s 40%), it’s worth considering if there’s a redemption you can book right now and you just need a small top-up.

Qantas Airways Logo Win 1 in 50 prizes of 1 million Qantas Points

Expiry: Entries close 30 June 2024

Qantas and Woolworths Everyday Rewards are giving away 50 million Qantas Points – the biggest ever. You have until 30 June to collect your entries through:

  • Choosing Qantas Points as your reward choice with Everyday Rewards (1 entry)
  • Download the Everday Rewards app (1 entry)
  • Shop $30 or more at Woolworths, Big W or BWS (2 bonus entries every time)
  • Convert 2,000 Everyday Rewards points to Qantas (3 bonus entries every time)

2,000 bonus Flybuys points with Mastercard gift cards

Expiry: until 28 May 2024

For one week, collect 2,000 bonus Flybuys points on $100 and $250 Mastercard gift cards. Note a $5 activation fee applies to the $100 card and a $7 fee for the $250 card.

If you buy 5x $100 gift cards, you’ll effectively earn 10,000 Flybuys points or 5,000 Velocity Points for just $25 in activation fees! We also recommend you use the gift cards ASAP (e.g. pre-pay bills) as there have been reports of the card value being hacked if left unused for too long.

Up to 35,000 Velocity Points with AGL

Expiry: Join or switch by 30 June 2024

Velocity Frequent Flyer members can tap into a new source of bonus points with energy retailer, AGL Energy, now offering Velocity Points with its electricity and gas plans.

Both new and existing customers can benefit from extra Velocity Points when switching to the ‘AGL Velocity Offer’. But with the introductory offer ending on 30 June 2024, you’ll need to start planning your switch soon.

Up to 10,000 Velocity Points with Virgin Money car insurance

Amex Platinum car hire benefit, driving car
Expiry: 30 September 2024

Car insurance up for renewal? Virgin Money is offering up to 10,000 bonus Velocity Points for new car insurance policies purchased online. You’ll also get 15% off your first-year premiums.

Simply sign-up for the cover online (direct through Virgin Money, not a comparison site) and enter your Velocity number when asked. You’ll get 5,000 points after holding the policy for 65 days, and another 5,000 points if the policy is still active after 6 months. The policyholder must be the main driver and their name must match the Velocity account.

Qantas Airways Logo 1,000 bonus Qantas Points with Binge

Expiry: ongoing

If you’re planning to catch up on House of the Dragon, Game of Thrones or many other shows screened by Foxtel in Australia, now’s your chance.

Sign up for the streaming service Binge as a new customer and get 1,000 bonus Qantas Points! Enjoy a 14-day free trial and continue to earn 50 Qantas Points per month while you stay connected.

Qantas Airways Logo Up to 1,500 bonus Qantas Points with Kayo Sports

Expiry: ongoing

Another way to top-up your frequent flyer account via streaming services is to subscribe to Kayo Sports. It’s another of Foxtel’s streaming apps.

Sign up for Kayo Sports as a new customer and get 1,000 bonus Qantas Points on the Kayo One or Kayo Basic plans. Sign up for Kayo Premium and that bonus is even higher, at 1,500 bonus Qantas Points. You’ll also get 100 Qantas Points every month you remain connected, or 150 Qantas Points per month with Kayo Premium.

Explore the full range of deals across a range of products below:

Our favourite frequent flyer deals and offers was last modified: May 25th, 2024 by Brandon Loo