Are you a member of another airline loyalty programme? Virgin Atlantic will match your status to our Flying Club tiers – to get all the best benefits of being a member with us. See our table below to find out which airlines we're able to match. 

How to match your status

Ready to get your status matched?
You'll need to have a Virgin Atlantic Flying Club account, then simply fill out our form

Airline loyalty programmes and tiers

Become a Flying Club Gold member in an instant, by proving you are in the top tier of one of the below airline loyalty schemes. You'll also need to have a future revenue flight booked with Virgin Atlantic in either Premium Economy or Upper Class, and not have held Flying Club Gold status using status match previously.

Become an Silver member with proof you match a similar tier of one of the below airline loyalty schemes. You'll also need to have a future flight booked with Virgin Atlantic, which can be in any cabin class, and to not have held Flying Club Gold or Silver status previously using status match. 

 

Airline programme

Second Tier

Top Tier

American Airlines AAdvantage

Platinum Pro

Executive Platinum

BA Executive Club

Silver

Gold

Cathay Pacific Marco Polo

Gold

Diamond

EL Al Matmid

Gold

Platinum

Hong Kong Airlines Fortune Wings

Silver

Platinum or Gold

Iberia Iberia Plus

Oro

Platino

Lufthansa Miles and More

Senator

Hon Circle

Pakistan International Airline

Sapphire

Diamond

Scandanavian Airlines SAS Eurobonus

Gold

Diamond

Singapore KrisFlyer

Silver

Gold

South African Voyager

Silver

Gold, Platinum

United Mileage Plus

Premier Platinum

Premier 1k

 

To qualify for this offer, you must be an existing member of Flying Club, or enrol in the Flying Club programme online or via our Customer Centre.

Proof of your other airline status must be provided. Once received, the Customer Team will review and advise the details of what status you are eligible for, and you will be notified of your new Flying Club status via email. 

Your Flying Club Gold or Silver membership will be valid from 12 months from the date the account is upgraded.

Gold members will need to earn 1000 tier points in the membership period to retain Gold status.

Silver members will need to earn 400 tier points in the membership period to retain Silver status.

This offer is not available to Flying Club members who have previously held Flying Club Gold or Silver status via status match. This offer cannot be transferred to any other traveller.

Virgin Atlantic reserves the right to withdraw the offer at any time if deemed necessary. Approval for the Gold and Silver membership is at the discretion of Virgin Atlantic.

Standard Flying Club terms & conditions apply. 

Please visit www.virginatlantic.com/flyingclub for full details.