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Find out more about our partnership with Air China.

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As the designated flag carrier of China, Air China serves 74 domestic and 38 international cities with an extensive network from Beijing hub, conveniently linking China and the world.

Earn miles

You will earn a percentage of the the miles you have flown depending on the cabin you are flying in. Please see the table below for more information.

Cabin % miles flown
Discounted Economy Class mileage* 50% miles flown
Economy Class mileage* 100% miles flown
Business Class mileage* 130% miles flown
First Class mileage 150% miles flown

Flying Club members can earn miles when travelling with Air China on their London-Beijing route. Miles cannot be earned on any other Air China route.

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.

For one way flights, halve the number of miles earned.

Visit Air China website at www.air-china.co.uk (opens in a new window) *or equivalent class

Spend miles

London-Beijing-London

Economy Class mileage*56,000 miles

Business Class mileage*63,000 miles

First Class mileage*75,000 miles

Rewards are available between London and Beijing only.

* Or equivalent class

To make a reservation, please contact your local Flying Club helpline

How to book

Earning miles:

Book your Air China flights directly on +44 207 744 0800 and remember to quote your Flying Club membership number.

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.

Spending miles:

Please contact the Virgin Atlantic Flying Club team to check availability and to make a booking.

Terms and conditions

Earning miles:
Miles can be earned and redeemed on Air China's London to Beijing route only. Miles will be issued to Flying Club members when travelling in the following classes:

Discounted Economy Class: L, Q, G, S, V, U, W
Economy Class: B, H, M, K, Y
Business Class: C, D, J, Z
First Class: F, A, P

Miles will not be earned for travel in T, E, O, I, R, X, N classes and any other not listed above.

All flights on Air China code share services bearing the 'VS' flight number prefix on the London - Beijing route will earn miles.

Spending miles:
All mileage levels are for a return ticket excluding passenger taxes, duties, fees, charges and surcharges.

Blackout dates may apply.
Seats are subject to availability.
A minimum of 14 days notice is required to secure a reservation.

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