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American Express Company is a diversified worldwide travel, financial and network services company founded in 1850. It is a leader in charge and credit cards, Travelers Cheques, travel, financial planning, investment products, insurance and international banking.

Earn miles

Transfer 1 Membership Rewards point into 1 Flying Club mile.

Earn 1 Membership Rewards point for every USD $1 spent.

All charge card types including the International Dollar Card that are linked to the relevant Membership Rewards Program.

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How to earn

If you're an American Express card holder then every time you use your card for a qualifying purchase you can add to your total of Flying Club miles.

Terms and conditions

Earning miles:
Membership Rewards may only be transferred to the Flying Club account of the main cardholder. The transfer between American Express and Virgin Atlantic Flying Club is almost instant.

Miles cannot be transferred back to American Express once credited to your Flying Club account.

Membership Rewards points must be exchanged in units of 1,000 with a minimum of 1,000 per transfer.

Please note:
Points are not earned on certain transactions including: balance transfers, cash advances, American Express Traveller's Cheques purchases, foreign exchange, express cash transactions or any other account charges.

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