HomeAsiaCathay Pacific Promo: 7 Important Tips You Need to Know By Detourista.com Staff. Updated on January 1, 2015.How to book the cheapest flights on Cathay Pacific? Read these must-know tips about fanfares promos, discount offers, and online booking. 1. Check promo fares before bookingFlight discounts and promo fares are offered by Cathay Pacific regularly, at least once a week. Grabbing these cheaper flights is a great way to travel on the airline’s extensive flight network in Asia and beyond. Promo alerts are usually posted online at cathaypacific.com (official website) as well as their email newsletter, and social media accounts. The airline’s offers these popular seat sales:FanfaresFlight offers and companion fares2. Enjoy big discounts on “fanfares”Cathay Pacific’s “fanfares” promotion is a special weekly offer that includes highly discounted plane tickets from Hong Kong to 11 different destinations. The list of destinations and fares change every week. Currently, the airline announces a new round of fanfares every Tuesday at 8am (Hong Kong time: GMT+8). The fares listed are usually base fares for round-trip flights on economy class and are subject to applicable taxes and other surcharges. Discount tickets on business and premium economy class are also offered, but only on special occasions. Fanfares are only available for booking at Cathay Pacific’s official website.How to check Cathay Pacific fanfaresStep 1: Check fanfares website — Go to cathaypacific.com/fanfares. Take note of the destinations included and the departure period. Click on the “Book flight” button on your chosen destination. On the popup, select the travel time that is within your planned departure and return dates. Then, click “Book Now”.Step 2: Select Travel Date — Choose your final departing and return dates. Scroll down and click “Continue.”Step 3: Select Flights — Review the conditions posted. Choose your outgoing and incoming flights. Be mindful of the departure (from) time. Scroll down and click “Continue.”Step 4: Review fare details — The final fare including carrier surcharges and other taxes/fees/charges will be posted on this page.Step 5: Book flight — To continue with your booking, follow the onscreen instructions until you reach the payment and confirmation pages.3. Book cheap flight offersIf there are no fanfares available for your trip, you may check the latest flight offers by Cathay Pacific. The offers include discount airfares to selected worldwide destinations.How to check active flight offersStep 1: Check latest offers page on Cathay Pacific’s website — Go to cathaypacific.com and choose your departing country/region and language settings. Click on the “Latest Offers” link found on the top menu, and then the “Overview” link to see active offers available today.Step 2: Select offer — Select your preferred seat class on the drop down menu and click on your arrival city.You may need to click on the page number links if there are many offers available. If the offer is labeled as “Companion fares,” it means that the fare listed can only be booked with a minimum of two people traveling. Offers for solo travelers are usually posted on the last page.Step 3: Review offer conditions — Make sure to review the promo information and conditions. Locate your flight and click on the “Book” button. Select your travel details and then click the “Book Now” button.Step 4: Select flight dates — The next page displays the flight result page with flight prices and schedules. If the promo fares advertised are not available, try checking other dates. Once you’ve found a low fare that you like to book. Scroll down and click the “Continue” button.Step 5: Book flight — Follow the onscreen instructions to purchase your flight online.4. Subscribe to promo alertsIn case you cannot find promotions available today, you may check these places and subscribe to get updated with future announcements.Step 1: Social Media Sites — You may check promo alerts announced by Cathay Pacific on social media sites. You may find links to their official accounts at http://bit.ly/1DgVTRy.Step 2: Email Newsletter — Subscribe to the airline’s offers email newsletter at http://bit.ly/1DgVVci.5. Get familiar with Cathay Pacific’s destinations & flight network.Cathay Pacific and its partner airlines flies to more than 160 destinations in over 40 countries and territories on five continents with a well-developed flight network across Asia.East Asia and North AsiaChinaBeijing, Chengdu, Chongqing, Shanghai, Xiamen, ZhengzhouHong KongHong KongJapanFukuoka, Nagoya, Osaka, Sapporo, TokyoRussiaMoscowSouth KoreaSeoulTaiwanTaipeiSoutheast Asia and OceaniaAustraliaBrisbane, Cairns, Melbourne, Perth, SydneyCambodiaPhnom PenhIndonesiaDenpasar, Jakarta, SurabayaNew ZealandAucklandMalaysiaKuala Lumpur, PenangPhilippinesCebu ManilaSingaporeThailandBangkokVietnamHo Chi MinhEuropeFranceParisGermanyDüsseldorf, FrankfurtItalyMilan, RomeNetherlandsAmsterdamSwitzerlandZurichUnited KingdomLondonNorth America and South AmericaCanadaCalgary, Toronto, VancouverMexicoGuadalajara, Mexico CityUnited StatesAnchorage, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles Miami, New York, Newark, San FranciscoSouth Asia, Middle East, and AfricaBangladeshDhakaBahrainIndiaBangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, MumbaiMaldivesMaléQatarDohaSaudi ArabiaRiyadhSouth AfricaJohannesburgSri LankaColomboUnited Arab EmiratesDubai6. Book cheap flights even without a promoThere are a number of tips you can follow to book cheap flights, even without a promo. Read our guide on how to find and book cheap flights.7. Search Cheap Flights on Price Comparison SitesConfirm the cheapest fare available for your destinations and travel date by performing another search on flight search sites. You may use the search box below to compare airfares and airlines on Wego. Don’t leave yet. There’s more!3 Days in Malaysia + 12 Things To Do in KL &…Discover more blogs and travel tips in:SingaporeKuala LumpurBangkokManilaJakartaCebuBaliHo Chi MinhPhilippinesHong KongSurabayaPhnom PenhVietnamThailandIndiaSee all placesFind more posts about:FlightsCheap FlightsFlights PromoCathay PacificLeave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.