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Last chance: 1,000 Avios for joining Heathrow Rewards and spending £25

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A quick reminder that the current Heathrow Rewards sign-up bonus, in conjunction with British Airways, ends on the 14th.

You will receive 1,000 Heathrow Rewards points – convertible into 1,000 Avios, Virgin, Lufthansa or Etihad miles – if you sign up and spend £25 at Heathrow. 

Heathrow Rewards

You MUST do your £25 of spending on or before the 14th so this is only useful if flying in the next few days.  You won’t have received your card by then but you can give your number manually to the cashier or download the Passbook card to your iPhone.

Full details of the BA offer can be found here at ba,com – scroll down to the Heathrow Rewards bit.  You can then click through to the Heathrow Rewards website to sign up.

Remember that you are limited to one membership per household.  Their computer will spot duplicate addresses so, if you want a 2nd card for your household, use ‘1a’ as your address instead of ‘1’ for example.


how to earn avios from credit cards

How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (April 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

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

If you have a small business, we especially recommend Capital On Cap’s Visa card which comes with a generous bonus worth 10,500 Avios:

Capital On Tap Business Rewards Visa

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

(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)

  • Nick says:

    Would a Heathrow Express ticket count, or does the spend need to be physically at Heathrow?

    • squills says:

      Negative to first question 😉

    • Rob says:

      HEx spend does not credit until after the travel date I think – that is what happened to me last month on the first HEx I bought since they started giving points.

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