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Get £50 off Virgin Atlantic Premium flights to the US

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Virgin Atlantic is offering £50 off flights to the US in its Premium cabin.  You need to book today, however.

Until midnight tonight (Friday 3rd) you will get £50 off flights in Premium from London and Manchester to the United States on selected dates.  A Sunday night must be included.

Travel dates are (excluding Manchester to New York which has different dates):

Outbound: 27th October to 12th December; 24th December to 25th March

Inbound: 29th October to 31st December; 10th January to 25th March

£50 off Virgin Atlantic Premium

There is no code needed and the discount has already been applied to the fares you can find on the Virgin Atlantic website here.

To maximise your miles when paying, your best bet is one of the two Virgin Atlantic Reward credit cards.  These earn double miles (3 per £1 on the paid card or 1.5 per £1 on the free card) when you book at virginatlantic.com or via Virgin Holidays.  Another option is American Express Preferred Rewards Gold which offers double points – 2 per £1 – when you book flight tickets directly with an airline.


HFP Virgin Atlantic Rewards credit card

How to earn Virgin Points from UK credit cards (January 2021)

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

You can choose from two official Virgin Atlantic credit cards (apply here, one has a bonus of 15,000 Points):

Virgin Rewards credit card

Virgin Atlantic Reward Mastercard

The UK’s most generous free Visa or Mastercard at 0.75 points / £1 Read our full review

Virgin Rewards Plus credit card

Virgin Atlantic Reward+ Mastercard

15,000 points bonus and the most generous non-Amex for day to day spending Read our full review

You can also earn Virgin Points from various American Express cards – and these have sign-up bonuses too.

Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Virgin Points

(Want to earn more Virgin Points?  Click here to see our recent articles on Virgin Atlantic and Flying Club and click here for our home page with the latest news on earning and spending other airline and hotel points.)