Find out more about our partnership with Virgin America.
Virgin America is a new U.S. based airline that is on a mission to make flying good again - with brand new planes, attractive fares, topnotch service, and a host of innovative amenities that are reinventing U.S. air travel.
Capturing the 'Best Domestic Airline' title for the U.S. in Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards for 2008 and 2009, the Virgin America experience is unlike anything else in the U.S. skies, with mood-lit cabins, custom-designed leather seats, power outlets available at every seat, WiFi available on every flight, a video touch-screen and remote control at every seatback and much, much more.
Our most recent awards:
- Best Domestic Airline in Condé Nast Traveler’s 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards
- Best Domestic Airline in Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards for 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012
- Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards — Best Domestic Airline for Food in 2009
- Best U.S. Business/First Class in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Business Travel Poll
Miles will only be earned for the original booking class purchased. Additional miles will not be earned for bookings upgraded.
Visit Virgin America at www.virginamerica.com (opens in a new window)
More information on earning tier points with our partner airlines
|Class of Travel||Booking classes||Mileage|
|Main Cabin Select Refundable||Y||100%|
|Main Cabin Select||Z,Q||100%|
|Main Cabin Select Refundable
|Return rewards:||Main Cabin mileage*||Main Cabin Select mileage*||First Class mileage*|
|Los Angeles - San Francisco||10,000||15,000||20,000|
|San Francisco - Las Vegas||12,600||17,600||25,000|
|San Francisco - Portland||12,600||17,600||25,000|
|San Diego - San Francisco||12,600||17,600||25,000|
|San Francisco - Seattle||15,000||22,000||30,000|
|Los Angeles - Seattle||15,000||22,000||30,000|
|Los Angeles - Portland||15,000||22,000||30,000|
|Dallas - Los Angeles||20,000||30,000||40,000|
|Dallas - San Francisco||20,000||30,000||40,000|
|Cancun - Los Angeles||20,000||30,000||40,000|
|Los Angeles - Philadelphia||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|San Francisco - Philadelphia||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|San Francisco - San Jose-Cabo||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Los Angeles - Orlando||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Las Vegas - New York||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Washington - Los Angeles||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Los Angeles - Fort Lauderdale||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Cancun - San Francisco||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Washington - San Francisco||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Orlando - San Francisco||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|New York - Los Angeles||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Fort Lauderdale - San Francisco||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|New York - San Francisco||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Boston - Los Angeles||25,000||50,000||75,000|
|Boston - San Francisco||25,000||50,000||75,000|
Please check with Virgin America for ALL available routes.
*Or equivalent class
To earn miles:
Book your Virgin America flights by visiting www.virginamerica.com (opens in a new window) or call Virgin America direct internationally on +1 877 359 8474. Please show your Flying Club membership card at check in.
When claiming miles please keep all copies of your original tickets/e-tickets and boarding passes until the correct amount of miles appear on your account. If the miles do not show on your account within six weeks, complete a claim missing miles form.
Please note: you must be logged in to your Flying Club account to view the Claim Missing Miles form.
To spend miles:
Please contact the Virgin Atlantic Flying Club team to check availability and mileage required.
If you're a member of one of our partner airlines' frequent flyer programmes, please note that you can only earn miles in one scheme for any particular flight.
Miles may only be earned on flights operated by Virgin America. Miles earned retrospectively can only be claimed for up to 6 months after the date of travel. Miles will be issued to Flying Club members when travelling in the listed qualifying international classes.
Additional miles will not be earned for bookings that are subsequently upgraded to a higher class whereby an additional fare difference is paid.
Seats are subject to availability.
All mileage levels are for a return ticket excluding passenger taxes, fees & surcharges.
No one way rewards permitted.