Cathay Pacific introduced Miles Plus Cash, a new payment option for travelers in India and around the world.
This payment option offers the option to pay using a mix of Asia Miles and cash when booking seats through the airline’s website.
From March 30, 2021, travelers will not only be able to purchase tickets with Miles, but also earn additional Miles and Club points on their tickets.
Customers can book any seat option available on any flight – including partner airlines – with the benefit of instant confirmation.
After selecting a flight and seat on cathaypacific.com, there is an easy to use scroll bar which now allows customers to decide how many Miles they wish to spend – ranging from a minimum of 5,000 miles to the total purchase. of the ticket, guaranteeing maximum flexibility.
Commenting on the news, Simon Large, Client Director, Cathay Pacific said:
“We understand that international travel is currently moderate, but I fully anticipate that once conditions improve there will be a huge demand to travel again.
“We believe this new ability, to use Miles to pay for seats and to have instant confirmation, will be extremely valuable and popular.
“We are always looking for ways to simplify both earning and consuming Miles and to allow customers more flexibility. Miles Plus Cash is a prime example. This is a very useful feature which we believe makes it much easier to plan and purchase trips and is a great way to redeem those Miles. And then earn more for future purchases! “
Anand Yedery, Regional Marketing & Sales Manager – South Asia, Middle East & Africa, Cathay Pacific said:
“At Cathay Pacific, we constantly go above and beyond for our customers and provide them with the best services that meet their needs. In keeping with our core value of being progressive, we have launched a new payment option on our website – “Miles Plus Cash”, for our customers.
“Our digital channels have always been an essential part of our offerings to customers. The constant developments of our digital channels have played an important role in building our customer base‘They trust us and provide them with a hassle-free booking experience.
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