The Qantas Frequent Flyer double Status Credits offer has been extended to this Monday 25 February 2019.
Qantas run these promotions every so often, with the last one in October of last year and is a good way to take advantage of especially for those who are looking to qualify for higher status with Qantas.
If you’re not familiar with this program, read our intro guide and beginner’s guide for more information on the different Qantas status and their benefits.
The current double status offer
The current double Status Credits offer is available to all members who book an eligible Qantas-operated flight with a ‘QF’ flight number between 18 and 22 February 2019. There are no restrictions on the type of cabin.
QF flight numbers operated by airlines other than Qantas, including Jetstar Group, oneworld and partner airlines are excluded from this offer.
Note that bonus Status Credits may take up to six weeks after travel to be credited to your account.
How to earn double Status Credits
- Register for this offer before midnight on 22 February 2019
- Make a new booking between now and 22 February 2019, for travel between 25 February and 31 August 2019 on eligible Qantas-operated flights with a QF flight number
- Make sure your Qantas Frequent Flyer number is attached to your booking
Qantas has offered double Status Credits for a few days during these months:
- February 2019
- October 2018
- August 2018
- February 2018
- September 2017 (targeted offer)
You can see that these promos are offered every 2-6 months (based on data collected since September 2017).
Summing up: should you take advantage of this offer?
Double Status Credits promotions are a great way to reach a higher status tier in a cost-effective way, so it’s always worth taking advantage of this offer if you have some planned travel.
Just make sure to not fall foul of the terms and conditions. Remember to register first, make your booking during the promotion period for the specific travel dates permitted.
Also, only certain QF-numbered flights operated by Qantas are eligible, meaning those operated by Jetstar Group, oneworld and other partner airlines are excluded.
You may also be interested in promotions to boost your Qantas Points balance.
How have you boosted your status earn using these promotions?