Earn Virgin Atlantic Points With These UK Transfer Partners

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Get the details on transferring points from AMEX UK and other rewards programs to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Points and calculate the conversion.
Last Updated 2022-06-23

Virgin Atlantic Points be earned transferring rewards from several hotel programs, but the major UK credit card partner you'll want to focus on is American Express Membership Rewards.

Virgin Atlantic transfer partners

You can earn Virgin Points by transferring rewards from several loyalty programs directly to your Virgin Atlantic Flying Club account.

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When it comes to quickly building up rewards, the clear winner is going to be American Express Membership Rewards Points by a large margin.

AMEX UK points to Virgin points

The American Express Membership Rewards Program is going to be one of the top options for earning Virgin Points outside of using Virgin Atlantic's own co-branded credit cards. AMEX Points can be transferred to Virgin Atlantic at a 1:1 ratio meaning you can earn the equivilant of 1 to 2 Virgin Points per £1 spen across their cards.

If you're looking for the ultimate in travel benefits and perks, the American Express Platinum Card is a great option. You can also get some great returns on your spend with the American Express Preferred Rewards Gold Card.

The Platinum Card®
The Platinum Card®
Annual Fee: £575
Rewards Rate
2X
Earn 2 points for every £1 spent on amextravel.co.uk.
1X
Earn 1 point for every £1 spent on all card purchases.
30,000 Points
Earn 30,000 Membership Rewards® points when you spend £4,000 in your first three months of Cardmembership. Terms apply.
American Express® Preferred Rewards Gold Credit Card
American Express® Preferred Rewards Gold Credit Card
Annual Fee: £140 (£0 in your first year)
Rewards Rate
3X
Earn 3X points for every £1 spent at American Express Travel.
2X
Earn 2x points for every £1 spent directly with airlines or in a foreign currency.
1X
Earn 1X points for every £1 spent on all other purchases.
20,000 Points
Earn 20,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend £3,000 in your first three months of Cardmembership.

Conversion calculator

Use the conversion calculator to calculate point transfers from partner loyalty programs into Virgin Atlantic Flying Club points.

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FAQ

Can you convert AMEX points to Virgin points?

Yes. Membership Rewards points transferred to Virgin Atlantic at a 1:1 ratio meaning that 1,000 AMEX points can be converted into 1,000 Virgin Points.