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Spend your miles on Reward Flights^

Thinking about your next adventure? Use the miles 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 miles you’ll need for your chosen dates and destination.

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This table shows the amount of miles 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 miles for an Economy Classic return flight.
  • Peak season Reward Flights start from 22,000 miles 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, or from K class in Premium to Upper Class. And Companion tickets are not available in K class for Premium or Z class in Upper Class.

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 miles shown in this table are per round trip. For one way, the miles 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, or from K class in Premium to Upper Class. And Companion tickets are not available in K class for Premium or Z class in Upper Class.

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.

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

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 miles (one way):

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

How to book

You can book Reward Flights online. Just remember to select ‘pay with miles’ 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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