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Reward Flights

Spend your points on Reward Flights^

Thinking about your next adventure? Use the points from your last one to pay for it. It's easy.

Our reward tickets are split into a standard and peak season, so take a look at the tables to check how many points you’ll need for your chosen dates and destination. And don’t forget, from 1st September 2020 you'll be able to earn tier points on all reward flights you book too. Click here for more information.

Alternatively, use our fast caculator below to find out if you've enough points to get there, or just to see how many pointsyou'll earn on your next trip.

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Spend your points on a reward seat

This table shows the amount of points you’ll need for a Virgin Atlantic Reward Flight, which are available in Economy Classic, Premium and Upper Class.

  • Standard season Reward Flights start from as little as 18,000 points for an Economy Classic return flight.
  • Peak season Reward Flights start from 22,000 points for an Economy Classic return flight.

Our Caribbean destinations have a slightly different seasonality, so we've listed them seperately.

Standard season travel dates

  • 22 April to 19 June 2020
  • 7 September to 11 December 2020
  • 6 January to 25 March 2021
  • 20 April to 18 June 2021
  • 6 September to 14 October 2021
  • 27 October to 10 December 2021

Caribbean standard season travel dates

  • 26 April to 14 July 2020
  • 6 September to 23 October 2020
  • 8 November to 11 December 2020
  • 8 March to 28 March 2021
  • 20 April to 13 July 2021
  • 6 September to 14 October 2021
  • 27 October to 10 December 2021

^ Reward flights are subject to availability and taxes, fees and carrier-imposed surcharges apply.  Upgrades are not available from Economy Light. Companion tickets in Economy will be booked into Economy Classic.

Standard season Reward Flights (round trip)

Route

To/from UK

Economy Classic Premium  Upper Class
Israel 18,000* 32,000* 56,000*
India 20,000* 35,000* 75,000*

USA - Northeast

(Boston, Newark, New York JFK, Washington DC)

20,000* 35,000* 95,000*
Caribbean 20,000* 35,000* 115,000*

USA - Midwest & South

(Atlanta, Miami, Orlando)

25,000* 45,000* 95,000*
Nigeria, China and Hong Kong 25,000* 45,000* 115,000*
South Africa 25,000* 50,000* 115,000*

USA - West

(Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle)

30,000* 55,000* 135,000*

Please note: Taxes, fees and carrier imposed surcharges apply to all Reward Flights. 

All points shown in this table are per round trip. For one way, the points are simply half of the round trip.

Peak season travel dates

  • 3 April to 21 April 2020
  • 20 June to 6 September 2020
  • 12 December to 31 December 2020
  • 1 January to 5 January 2021
  • 26 March to 19 April 2021
  • 19 June to 5 September 2021
  • 15 October to 26 October 2021
  • 11 December to 31 December 2021

Caribbean peak season travel dates

  • 3 April 2020 - 25 April 2020
  • 15 July 2020 - 5 September 2020
  • 24 October 2020 - 7 November 2020
  • 12 December 2020 - 31 December 2020
  • 1 January to 7 March 2021
  • 29 March to 19 April 2021
  • 14 July to 5 September
  • 15 October to 26 October 2021
  • 11 December to 31 December 2021

^ Reward flights are subject to availability and taxes, fees and carrier-imposed surcharges apply.  Upgrades are not available from Economy Light. Companion tickets in Economy will be booked into Economy Classic.

Peak season Reward Flights (round trip)

Route

To/from UK

Economy Classic Premium Upper Class
Israel 22,000* 40,000* 66,000*
India 40,000* 55,000* 95,000*

USA - Northeast

(Boston, Newark, New York JFK, Washington DC)

40,000* 55,000* 115,000*
Caribbean 40,000* 55,000* 135,000*

USA - Midwest & South

(Atlanta, Miami, Orlando)

45,000* 65,000* 115,000*
Nigeria, China and Hong Kong 45,000* 65,000* 135,000*
South Africa 45,000* 85,000* 135,000*

USA - West

(Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle)

50,000* 75,000* 155,000*

Please note: Taxes, fees and carrier imposed surcharges apply to all reward flights.

A Premium purchased ticket will get you a 50% discount off a Premium Reward Flight.

An Upper Class purchased ticket, will get you 50% discount an Upper Class Reward Flight.

All points shown in the table above are per roundtrip. For one way, the points are simply half of the round trip.

All Reward Flights are subject to availability and can only be used on Virgin Atlantic flights.

Companion tickets in Economy will be booked into Economy Classic.

If you're booking a Reward ticket for an infant under two (at the time of travel) who will be travelling on your lap, you'll  need the following points (one way):

  • 1,000 points in Economy
  • 2,000 points in Premium
  • 5,000 points in Upper Class

How to book

You can book Reward Flights online. Just remember to select ‘pay with points’ when you’re searching for your flight. If your travel dates are fairly flexible, take a look at the 5 week calendar. Enter your dates, select ‘within 5 weeks’ and you’ll find lots more Reward Seat availability.

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Booking tips

Here's a few tips on how to get the best out of your reward booking.

Booking tips

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Use your points to spend less for your next Virgin Atlantic ticket, with as little as 3,000 points in your account.

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