Virgin Atlantic is a major transfer partner of one major UK credit card rewards partners: American Express Membership Rewards. This opens up several additional credit cards you can use to earn Virgin Atlantic points via intro bonuses and everyday spending.
Here's the full list of UK partners that allow you to transfer points to Virgin Atlantic:
AMEX Membership Rewards
The American Express UK 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 UK Points can be transferred to Virgin Atlantic at a 1:1 ratio meaning you can earn the equivalent of 1 to 2 Virgin Points per £1 spent across their cards.
|Credit Card||Benefits||Annual Fee|
||£0 the first year, then £160|
||£0 first year, then £175 annually|
Point Transfer Calculator
Use the point transfer calculator to calculate the conversion of rewards from AMEX UK and other travel partners to Virgin Atlantic points.
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.