Flying Club is the official frequent flyer program of Virgin Atlantic Airways. Designed with Virgin Atlantic's most valuable frequent flyers in mind, Flying Club rewards these top shelf passengers handsomely with swimming pools of points and miles for their loyalty, dedication, and business.

General Information

No Alliance
+ 1 (800) 365-9500

Pros

  • Good number of transfer partners
  • Discount on Virgin holidays 10%
  • Airport parking discount 5%

Cons

  • Cash and miles restriction ❶
  • Low number of partner airlines
  • Partners cannot be booked online
  • Most airlines impose fuel surcharge

Fees & Charges

  • Change award fee
    $50
  • Cancellation fee
    $50

Additional Information

Expiration: Miles expire 36 months since last activity.
For some programs, an activity is any accrual of miles, crediting a flight, transfering or purchasing miles. For others, spending activities such as redeeming or donating points counts as an activity.
❶ Cash and miles fares require a Saturday night stay

Transfer Partners

1,000
Amex points
0.76 : 1
1,316
miles
2 days
1,000
Amex points
0.76 : 1
1,316
miles
2 days
1,000
Chase points
0.76 : 1
1,316
miles
Instant
1,000
Chase points
0.76 : 1
1,316
miles
Instant
1,000
Starwood points
1 : 1
+5,000 BONUS
1,000
miles
30 days
1,000
Starwood points
1 : 1
+5,000 BONUS
1,000
miles
30 days
1,000
Citi points
1 : 1
1,000
miles
Instant
1,000
Citi points
1 : 1
1,000
miles
Instant
1,000
Hyatt points
1.67 : 1
599
miles
56 days
1,000
Hyatt points
1.67 : 1
599
miles
56 days
1,000
Marriott points
2.8 : 1
357
miles
42 days
1,000
Marriott points
2.8 : 1
357
miles
42 days
1,000
IHG points
5 : 1
200
miles
42 days
1,000
IHG points
5 : 1
200
miles
42 days
1,000
Hilton points
6.67 : 1
150
miles
4 days
1,000
Hilton points
6.67 : 1
150
miles
4 days

The ratio is the number of flexible reward points it would take to transfer to Flying Club.

Transfer time is what is reported by the transfer programs, supplemented by our own research. However, actual time to transfer is often highly variable.

Airlines And Fuel Surcharge

This table will show you the partner airlines can be booked online and those which impose fuel surcharge.

Airline
Online
Booking
Fuel
Surcharge
Alliance
Virgin Atlantic Virgin Atlantic
No alliance
Air China Air China
Star Alliance™
Air New Zealand Air New Zealand
Star Alliance™
ANA ANA
Star Alliance™
Delta Air Lines Delta Air Lines
SkyTeam
Hawaiian Airlines Hawaiian Airlines
No alliance
Airline
Online
Booking
Fuel
Surcharge
Alliance
Jet Airways Jet Airways
No alliance
Malaysia Airlines Malaysia Airlines
oneworld®
Singapore Airlines Singapore Airlines
Star Alliance™
South African Airways South African Airways
Star Alliance™
Virgin Australia Virgin Australia
No alliance