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Airline Partners - Cathay Pacific

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About Cathay Pacific

Cathay Pacific

The flag carrier of Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific flies to more than 70 destinations in 30 countries in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, North America and Africa.

We are making some changes to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program which will affect these benefits for travel on or after 1 July 2014. View full details.

When flying on eligible Cathay Pacific fares and flights with a CX flight number, you can:

Earning Points

Earn points when flying on eligible fares and flights.

  First Business Premium Economy Economy Discount Economy
Booking class AF CDIJ E^R~W~ Y BHKLMV
Points Base earn rate (per mile or 1.609km) 1 1 1 1 0.5
Cabin bonus 50% 25% 10%  -  -


  • Cabin bonus is applied to the base earn rate for each individual flight you take.
  • Status credits are earned on all eligible booking classes.
  • Points are not earned when travelling in classes other than those specified.
  • Points and Status credits are not earned on joint venture flights or codeshare flights operated by airlines other than oneworld® Alliance Airlines.
  • ~ Effective from 1 April 2012.
  • ^ Effective from 1 June 2012.

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Using Points

Cathay Pacific plane

You can use your points on Cathay Pacific for a:

Book an Award flight

Popular Routes

From To Cabin Booking
Minimum points
One way Classic Award
flights from
Hong Kong Tokyo (Narita)

Economy Y 1,828 20,000 points*
Hong Kong Dubai Economy Y 3,702

35,000 points*
Hong Kong Manilla Economy Y 700 14,000 points*

* Taxes, fees and carrier charges are payable by an Accepted Payment Card in addition to the points required on Partner Classic Award flights. These are quoted at the time of booking and are subject to change.

Last updated March 27 2014.

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