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This list is not an endorsement of any particular award booking service.
Please do your research and read this thread.


See the FT Disclaimers for disclaimer of responsibility for use of these services, etc.
Please add other services and options you know about to this wiki.
Also, please post any personal experiences you may have with any of these services in this thread.


Award booking services (alphabetical):
  • Award Advocate - Domestic $75 p/p International $100 p/p, no additional charge for last minute. Also 10% discount for families traveling with children
  • AwardBird - Economy: $39 for the 1st passenger and $19 for each additional; Business/First: $69 for the 1st passenger and $39 for each additional
  • Award Booking Service - $125/person
  • AwardButler - Award Search: $79 for up to two passengers. Booking starting at $129 for first two passengers.
  • AwardChaser - Search fee $29, if flights are available prices start at $79.
  • Awarding Canada - Specializing in awards for Canadians, especially with Aeroplan, but with expertise available for anyone, worldwide. $150CAD for first passenger, $100CAD per passenger thereafter. Infants charged $25 instead. 2% discount if paid by Interac e-Transfer.
  • Award Guru - $100 flat fee. Unlimited number of passengers.
  • Award Planners - One way $99, additional person $49; Round trip $149, additional person $99; Multi City $199 additional person $99
  • Award Travel Consulting - Award Search: $150/person Booking ticket: $75/itinerary; changes: new trip
  • Awardmagic - $139 per person or $249 per person for RTW trips
  • Awards & Travel - (iqbalt from FT) $100 for the first person; $50 for additional personnel. Explorer and RTW awards will be $200/ per person.
  • Book Your Award - (Gary Leff/View From The Wing): Booking: $150 per person; changes: $75 per one-way
  • BoundlessMiles - (Dominik Żmuda/Travelling the World): Booking: $50 USD per passenger, $25 change/cancellation fee per passenger
  • CabinChief - Bookings are $49 per pax
  • First Class and Beyond - "Concierge-style" bookings for $250/person (and up). Fee is based on the value of the retail ticket. Phone calls encouraged.
  • Flightfox - Consultative flight searching; fees start at $100 (requires credit card authorization up front)
  • iflywithmiles.com - (Mike/Melissa): 150 USD first person, 85 for additional person on same itin. Change fees vary.
  • Luxury Travel Consulting - (Jasper2009 on Flyertalk): $150CAD per person per ticket (discounted fee for itineraries wholly within NA)
  • Juicy Miles - (Adam/Point Me to the Plane): $125 per person for the first two travelers and then $100 per person for each additional traveler. For Round-the-World (RTW) awards, pricing will vary.
  • Loophole Travel - Award Travel Coaching $150 for first passenger and $100 for each additional passenger. Points Earning and MS Coaching also available.
  • MilesConcierge - (callmedtop on FT) "High-touch" award bookings, emphasizing personalized engagement for every customer. $125 for first passenger, $100 for each additional.
  • MilesElite - $99 for award search and $149 for award search and booking.
  • Miles Momma Booking Services - Airline Booking: $150 up to 2 passengers. $25 additional passengers. Hotel Booking: $100 for up to 3 hotels.
  • MileValue Award Booking Service - (Scott Grimmer): Booking: $125 per person per award; changes: $79 per person
  • PMM Travel Consulting - (Miguel R. Quinones/AwardWallet Blog): Booking: $125 per passenger for the first two, $99 for each additional. Credit card advice and travel planning services.
  • Point Me to the Plane - (Adam) Booking: $125 per person; changes: included within reason
  • PointsPros - (Ben Schlappig/One Mile At A Time): Booking: $200 first passenger, $100 each additional passenger; changes: "a nominal fee"
  • Reward Flyer - Free service as long as you apply for credit cards through their site.
  • Shrewd Travel - (skyvanman on FT) Booking: $250 per person; changes: varies; Available via phone or e-mail or even FT PM.
  • SFO777.com - (SFO777 on FT) Booking: $200 first passenger, $100 each additional passenger; change fees vary
  • The Flying Mustache - $100 per passenger, no rush fee for last minute bookings
  • The Points Jet Setter - $150 for the first passenger and $75 per each additional passenger
  • Upgrd Awards - (MatthewLAX on FT, Live and Let's Fly blog) $150 first passenger, $100 each additional passenger; changes $75 but can vary
  • zainman - FT member since 2009. Booking: $200 first passenger, $100 each additional passenger; change fees vary, consultant services for $ as well
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