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Take the next step

Silver benefits

Once you've taken the next step in your Flying Club journey, things really start to get interesting.

Silver status gives you Red membership benefits plus more to enjoy and if you keep earning those tier points, the glory of Gold is in your sights. Go for Gold but remember to enjoy Silver in the meantime.

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Book flights

You'll earn 50%* extra base flown miles on every flight you take with us and also with Delta Air Lines so you’ll reach exciting rewards even faster.

Book your flight

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Premium Check In

You'll have full use of our Premium Economy Check In area, whatever class you're traveling in**. Less queuing and more relaxation, exactly how journeys should be.

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You take priority

If the flight you'd like to book is already full, we'll bump you up the queue. So if anyone fails to show up, you'll be one of the first people we offer a seat to. (Excludes reward bookings)

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Virgin Holidays

Save up to 7% with Virgin Holidays plus 2 miles for every £1 spent on the total value of your booking.^

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No.1 Traveller Lounges

Enjoy award-winning airport lounges located at London Heathrow Terminal 3, London Gatwick (North and South Terminals), and Birmingham International.

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Choosing your seats

Choosing your seats

If you're travelling in Economy, you're able to choose your seats for free within 14 days of departure, which is an exclusive benefit for our Flying Club Silver members. If you'd like to choose your preferred seats in advance of this you can do this online with prices starting from £25.

Find out more about choosing your seats

The small print

*50% bonus calculated on base flown miles

**Flying Club Silver members are able to use Premium Economy Check in even if they're travelling in a lower class. Bags will be tagged as Premium Economy for Silver Club members, however any companions' bags won't be.

^Remember your Flying Club discount is in addition to selected latest offers available over the phone or in your local retail store only, so contact them now for the latest savings on your Virgin Holidays. Your save and earn benefits are not available online.


Move on up

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Stay silver

To keep your silver status, you need to earn at least 15 tier points in your membership year. Your membership year will be 12 to 13 months dependent on the day you reached Silver. If you renew your Silver status, as a thank you from us, 2,000 miles will be credited to your Flying Club account.

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Golden opportunity

Earn 40 tier points in your membership year and you'll move up to Flying Club Gold. Go for glory and you could soon find yourself in our top tier!

More about Gold

Tier points explained