Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Miles Calculators
Virgin Atlantic Miles Calculators for earning, transferring, and calculating the cash value of miles earned flying Virgin Atlantic.
Virgin Atlantic is a British airline headquartered out of Crawley, United Kingdom. They fly to over 30 different destinations across 12 countries. They have primary bases located at London-Gatwick (LGW) and London-Heathrow (LHR) with their secondary based being Manchester Airport (MAN). They are not part of any major alliance, but partner very closely with both Delta Airlines and Air France-KLM.
Credit Card Rewards Calculators
The Virgin Atlantic Credit Card Calculators will calculate how many Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Miles you can earn based on your monthly or yearly spend across categories. Each calculator will also output the cash value of the card based on your spend, how much the card benefits are worth to you, and annual fees.
You can compare the results side by side any credit cards featured on the site to find out which earns you the most rewards and the best return. If cookies are enabled, all spend entered (primary/first column only) will carry over to all credit card calculators on the website.
Best Credit Cards For Virgin Atlantic Miles
If you want to maximize your Virgin Atlantic Miles, you want to make sure you're using the best mile earning credit cards based on your monthly and yearly spend. This tool will give you a list of the best credit cards for earning miles in the Flying Club program. Results will includes Virgin Atlantic credit cards and partner credit cards.
U.S. Virgin Atlantic Credit Card Calculators
Bank of America holds the only U.S.-based Virgin Atlantic credit card that allows you to earn miles directly. While the card offers a solid amount of miles per $1 spent, it requires that you run heavy annual spend across the card in order to partake in the benefits of the card which includes bonus miles and a 50% off reward ticket.
Redeeming Rewards & Cash Value
Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Miles can be redeemed for award flights on Virgin Atlantic. They can also be used for hotels, vacations, balloon flights, and more.
Virgin Atlantic Miles can be earned by transferring rewards from partner programs directly to your Virgin Atlantic Flying Club account. This gives you the ability to earn lots of miles through partner credit card spend and sign up bonuses.
The Virgin Atlantic Miles Transfer Calculator will calculate the transfer of rewards from partner programs to your Virgin Atlantic Flying Club account. The calculator will output how many points you need to transfer from the partner program to equal the amount of miles you entered.
Earning Miles With Partner Credit Cards
All of the credit cards listed in the table below allow you to earn rewards and transfer them directly to your Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Account. This gives you alternative ways to earn rewards through spend and sign up bonuses. The earning rates listed for partner credit cards are based on the transfer ratio when converting rewards to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Miles.
You can use the Best Credit Cards For Virgin Atlantic Miles Calculator to find out which credit cards earn you the most Flying Club Miles based on your spend.
As a Flying Club Member, you will earn a certain percentage of your miles flown based on your cabin, ticket type, and Flying Club membership tier. Economy Light (T) tickets will earn you only 25% of your miles flown while Upper Class (flex J, C, D) tickets will earn you 400% of your miles flown.
If you have Flying Club Elite Status, additional miles will be added depending on your tier. Silver Tier members earn an additional 30% bonus to their miles flown while Gold Tier members receive a 60% bonus. Along with bonus miles, earning status also comes with additional benefits such as seat selection, lounge access, and free checked bags.
Virgin Atlantic Airline Partners
Virgin Atlantic is not part of any major alliance, but they do partner with several airlines that are featured in the major alliances. You can earn Virgin Atlantic Miles flying the following airlines when you use your Flying Club membership number when booking your flight:
- Delta Air Lines
- Air France
- Scandinavian Airlines
- Singapore Airlines
- Air New Zealand
- Virgin Australia
- South African Airways
- Jet Airways
- Air China
- Hawaiian Airlines
You can check out the Virgin Atlantic Airline Partners Earning Rates on the Virgin Atlantic website to get the details on how man miles you can earn flying these partners.
Virgin Atlantic Hotel Partners
Virgin Atlantic partners with more than 10 hotel partners so that you can earn Virgin Atlantic Miles while you rest. Depending on the program, earning miles on hotel stays will require to book through a special link, changing your hotel earning preferences to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club, or transfer your hotel rewards points directly to your Virgin Atlantic Flying Club account.
You can also book hotels through Virgin Group Hotels such as Travelplus, Virgin Hotels, and Virgin Limited Edition.
|Travelplus||Book via Virgin Atlantic Travelplus Portal and use your Flying Club membership number|
|Virgin Hotels||Book via Virgin Hotels Portal and use your Flying Club membership number|
|Virgin Limited||Book via Virgin Limited Portal|
|Hilton Honors||Hilton Point Transfer|
|IHG Rewards Club||IHG Point Transfer or Change IHG Rewards Club Earning Preferences|
|Marriott Bonvoy||Marriott Point Transfer or Change Marriott Bonvoy Earning Preferences|
|Best Western Rewards||Change Best Western Rewards Earning Preferences|
|World of Hyatt||Hyatt Point Transfer or Change World of Hyatt Earning Preferences|
|Yotel||Book on yotel.com and use Flying Club membership number|
|Rocketmiles||Book via Rocketmiles-Flying Club Link|
|PointsHound||Book via PointsHound-Virgin Atlantic Link|
|Kaligo.com||Book on kaligo.com and select Flying Club as preferred loyalty program|
|WorldHotels||Book on worldhotels.com and use Flying Club membership number|
Virgin Atlantic Car Rental Partners
Virgin Atlantic partners with several car rental agencies so that you can earn Virgin Atlantic Miles on the road.
|Avis||Book via avis.com and use Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) based on status:
|Alamo||Book via Alamo-Virgin Atlantic Link|
|Hertz||Book via hertz.com and use Hertz CDP code based on region:
|National||Book via National-Virgin Atlantic Link|
|Enterprise||Book via Enterprise-Virgin Atlantic Link|
|SIXT||Book via SIXT-Virgin Atlantic Link and use Virgin Atlantic membership number|
Other Virgin Atlantic Partners
Virgin Atlantic Miles can also be earned shopping online with retailers and spending with other Virgin Group partners. The full list of partner can be found on the Virgin Atlantic - Partners page. Partners include:
- Saks Fifth Avenue
- Neiman Marcus
- Bicester Village
- Shops Away
- Heathrow Rewards
If transferring rewards to your Virgin Atlantic account is not an option, you can always consider buying Virgin Atlantic Miles. You can buy as little as 1,000 miles and as many as 100,000 miles directly from the Virgin Atlantic website. This provides an easy way for you to easily top off your account.