Flying Blue, the loyalty program of Air France and KLM), offers a number of promotional awards on the first day of each month. The typical discount is around 20-25%, but they can be as deep as 50%. Promo Awards are mostly for economy flights, but a few awards in business class are usually available.
Flying Blue September 2017 Promo Awards
Flying Blue September 2017 Promo Awards is bookable online, valid for bookings made between September 1 and September 30, 2017, and travel between November 1 and November 30, 2017. This month’s promo awards will get you 25% off the following awards to or from North America:
- New York to Paris Orly in Air France economy class
- Montreal to Europe in KLM economy class
- Calgary to Europe in KLM business class
- Edmonton to Europe in KLM business class
- Vancouver to Europe in KLM or Air France economy class and business class (travel on Air France is valid through December 31, 2017)
with the 25% discount, you can get to Europe for just 37,500 roundtrip in economy or 93,750 miles roundtrip in business class. Award availability is quite excellent at the moment. It’s interesting to see several Canadian cities are included in the sale, perhaps due to the beginning of winter season. Once again though, it’s disappointing to see that New York is the only city in U.S. on the list. The great thing about Flying Blue Promo Awards is that you can use them to travel anywhere within Europe, including Israel! The downside is that you cannot add a domestic segment on Alaska or Delta airlines to reposition.
Here are the terms and conditions of promo awards:
- Reservations must be made exclusively on www.airfrance.com or www.klm.com (except for bookings for children, infants and minors, who are not authorized to book an award on the website).
- In the event that a technical problem occurs when reserving the promotional fare or if the reservation cannot be finalized, the Flying Blue member must log on to the site and repeat the procedure.
- This award ticket may be used on connecting flights within Europe, and on connecting flights from Europe to long-haul flights, and vice-versa.
- These promotional Promo Award@ may not be modified, cancelled or refunded.
- Promo Award@ are available for one-way tickets and roundtrips.
- Flex Award are not included in the Promo Award@ offer.
Getting Flying Blue miles is easy, as it is transfer partners with all four flexible points program: Amex Membership Rewards, Chase Ultimate Rewards, Citi ThankYou, and Starwood Preferred Guest. If you are short, you can also purchase Flying Blue miles with 100% bonus by September 25, 2017. Remember, You can hold your award ticket prior to transferring points by calling the Flying Blue call center.
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