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At peak reward pricing (115,000) it may be less cost effect and it would also depend on the destination.So is it worth buying some?BA Holidays are often the cheapest way to buy flights as adding a car or hotel can often lower the price to below the price of the original flight.It is easy to search for award availability on Virgin over a 5 week period so you could check first before you buy the miles.Edit: It could also be worth considering for a one way ticket as these are traditionally very expensive as suggested in the comments below.If we take a return from London to New York in Upper Class in November, for example, it would cost you 2099 at the cheapest cash price.
You can book for just one night or hire a car for one day.
Emirates new premium economy and business class seats.
Virgin Atlantic Upper Class Bar, with the new Virgin Money Virgin Atlantic credit card and the likely integration of the Virgin Flying Club with KLM/Air France if the current merger goes through, now could be a good time to consider whether it is worth collecting.
AwardWallet Tip of The Day, did you know that you can group different travel segments into a single travel plan?
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The new seats will likely not be launched until 2020 with the delivery of Emirates next tranche of A380s.Beginners Guide, charity, shop, site Map, the credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which m receives compensation.Obviously you can get the odd sale or ex Dublin bargain but as an average price this is about as cheap as it gets.With the bonus the top purchase would be 1500 for 130,000 miles. Seat pitch is anticipated to be around 38-40 with 10 recline in a lazy z shape although not in a fixed shell.New York, if you just need a few miles and arent in a hurry there are cheaper options such as transferring from Amex Membership Rewards, Heathrow Rewards or SPG points.