Posted on: 10 February 2016 by Mark Howells
kulula.com has announced a new partnership with Avios South Africa which will allow kulula customers who join Avios, the global travel rewards programme, to collect Avios points at an earn rate of three Avios for every R10 spent on kulula flights.As well as earning Avios points with kulula, local Avios customers will continue to be able to collect Avios points through their everyday spending, such as on groceries and fuel. Avios points collected can be used for travel experiences with Avios global travel and hotel partners.Customers wanting to join will have to sign up by creating a kulula ID. By inserting their Avios membership number into the kulula ID, they will be validated by kulula to start earning Avios immediately. Customers with an existing kulula ID can simply add their Avios membership number to their current profile.“We are pleased to join hands with Avios, as they are one of the most respected rewards currency providers affiliated to frequent flyer programmes. Our partnership with Avios allows us to give our passengers more value for their money by rewarding them for choosing to fly with kulula. This new partnership is a perfect fit for what the kulula brand stands for; simple, easy and rewarding,” commented Shaun Pozyn, head of marketing for kulula.The new partnership will allow members to immediately earn Avios through booking kulula and build their balances; however the ability to spend Avios on kulula flights will be launched at a later stage.