Maximising Your Avios Earnings

Maximise your Avios

Maximising Your Avios Earnings.

There are a lot of ways to earn Avios and will take to look at ways of maximising your Avios earnings, getting you one step closer to your dream getaway.

British Airways Executive Club

It makes scene to join the British Airways Executive Club or one of the other Avios member airlines, such as Iberia, Air Lingus or Vueling. Your awarded Avios can then be credited to your account ready to redeem on rewards such as flights or hotel stays. Depending on the destination and time of travel for your reward flight, it make be beneficial to travel with Iberia over BA (for example), to do this Avios miles can be transferred between programs. Don’t forget to log your membership number when making flight bookings.

American Express Credit Cards.

British Airways American Express Credit Card – Sign-up bonus of 5,000 Avios miles on a spend of £1,000 in the 1st three months. This card is free. Please see our review here.

British Airways American Express Premium Plus Credit Card – Sign-up bonus of 25,000 Avios miles on a spend of £3,000 in the 1st three months. This card has an annual fee of £195. Please see our review here.

Both of the above cards offer ongoing earnings for spend.

British Airways eStore.

The British Airways eStore is a great way to earn extra Avios by making purchases from a wide range of retailers through the eStore gateway. Avios miles are added to you British Airways Executive Club balance following the purchase. Visit the eStore to see the available retailers and the earnings.


Tesco Clubcard.

Tesco Clubcard Points can be exchanged for Avios. For every £2.50 of Tesco Clubcard vouchers, you will receive 600 British Airways Executive Club Avios. This is a very good rate for what would be most peoples day to day purchases.