Cashing out Lufthansa Orphan Miles

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  1. litefoot

    litefoot Active Member

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    It's not widely known, but you can log into your Heathrow Rewards account and convert Lufthansa miles into Heathow shopping vouchers.

    It's not a great conversion rate but if you have some orphan miles about to expire, it may be your only option.

    Minimum conversion rate is 7500 miles = £20 voucher.

    Increments of 1875 miles will give you a further £5 voucher.
    Go to 'My Rewards when you log in, and then '£5 airport shopping vouchers'.

    Vouchers are delivered to the address registered to your Heathrow Rewards card.

    It's rather a shame to get rid of them this way but I am some way short of Lufthansa's 17k award for transcontinental business class within the US... and it's going up to 20k soon.
     
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    Cheers Litefoot! - as you say, not an ideal rate by any means, but it's always good to know how to liquidate balances you can't otherwise use.
     
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    By the way, if you or anyone else know of some quick ways to get some Lufthansa miles within the next month or two, please post them. :)
     
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    Definitely, but unfortunately I can't think of any - M&M isn't a programme I've ever really spent much time looking at.
     
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    Hope you saw my post on your other thread
     
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    Thanks, I just saw I have 1000 expiring in March!I have 2900 so far but would love to use them got something 'useful'!
     
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    If it says they're expiring, they're expiring :(
     

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