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Win Avios with a new British Airways Facebook promotion

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British Airways has launched a new ‘fruit machine’ promotion via Facebook, which allows you to win a few Avios points.

The Facebook page is here (deleted as game now over). You will need to ‘like’ BA before you can play.

Instant Avios 2

To be frank, this is a poor promotion.

British Airways is giving away a grand total of 90,000 Avios points, so they are hardly pushing the boat out. The prizes consist of 30 prizes of 1,000 Avios and one prize of 60,000 Avios.

You can enter the competition once a day until May 13th.  I won’t be bothering to play again, given the paucity of the prize and the low chance of winning even that.


how to earn avios from credit cards

How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (June 2021)

As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Avios from UK credit cards.  Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses!

There are two official British Airways American Express cards:

British Airways American Express card

British Airways American Express

5,000 Avios for signing up, no annual fee and a companion voucher for spending £20,000 Read our full review

BA Premium Plus American Express card BAPP

British Airways American Express Premium Plus

25,000 Avios and the UK’s most valuable credit card perk – the 2-4-1 companion voucher Read our full review

You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points, such as:

Nectar American Express

American Express Preferred Rewards Gold

Your best beginner’s card – 20,000 points, FREE for a year & two airport lounge passes Read our full review

American Express Platinum card Amex

The Platinum Card from American Express

30,000 points and an unbeatable set of travel benefits – for a fee Read our full review

We also recommend Capital On Tap for limited companies. You earn 1 Avios per £1 which is impressive for a Visa card:

Capital On Tap Business Rewards Visa

The most generous Avios Visa or Mastercard for a limited company Read our full review

Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.

(Want to earn more Avios?  Click here to visit our home page for our latest articles on earning and spending your Avios points and click here to see how to earn more Avios this month from offers and promotions.)

Comments (4)

  • Ail says:

    Yep, pretty poor promo. 90,000 Avios in total just looks cheap and mean.

  • Jovan says:

    You are missing a link to the actual FB page.

  • Fidelityutensils says:

    Raffles, do you remember the winter (?2004) BA and Avis promotion where one played a web based toboggan game with a chance of winning 1000 Executive Club points? Those were the days of good promotions!: Game of chance… No limit to number of times you could play…. And a prize pot of 1,000,000 points! I played continually in the background whilst on a computer and took away 55,000. Always wondered who did even better than that as I’m sure many did! You?

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