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As it slowly starts to reopen its airport lounges, No1 Lounges has launched two new promotions.

Remember that No1 Lounges is no longer part of Priority Pass or Lounge Club. Unless you have a DragonPass card, you will need to pay to access any of their lounges.

No1 Lounges discount

Code SUMMER2020 gets you a 20% discount on a No1 Lounges gift voucher. This can be redeemed for a future visit by yourself or whoever you choose to give it to. There are two sorts of gift voucher you can buy – either entry to a specific lounge or a £20 or £50 credit towards any lounge visit.

Code CHAMPERS21 does not save you any money but does get you a voucher for a free glass of champagne to enjoy whilst in the lounge.

Both codes expire on 31st October. The champagne offer is for lounge visits up to 30th April 2021. It includes all No1 Lounges, Clubrooms and My Lounge sites in the UK.

Both offers can be booked on the No1 Lounges website here. The specific page for ordering gift vouchers is here.

Getting airport lounge access for free from a credit card

How to get FREE airport lounge access via UK credit cards (March 2023)

As a reminder, here are the four options to get FREE airport lounge access via a credit card:

The Platinum Card from American Express

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

The Platinum Card from American Express comes with two free Priority Pass cards, one for you and one for a supplementary cardholder. Each card admits two so a family of four gets in free. You get access to all 1,300 lounges in the Priority Pass network – search it here.

You also get access to Plaza Premium, Delta Air Lines and Eurostar lounges.  Our American Express Platinum review is here. You can apply here.

American Express Business Platinum

Crazy 120,000 points bonus (to 30th March) and a £200 Amex Travel credit every year Read our full review

If you have a small business, consider American Express Business Platinum instead.

Until 30th March 2023, the sign up bonus on American Express Business Platinum is increased to 120,000 Membership Rewards points – click here. T&C apply, see the application forms for details.

American Express Preferred Rewards Gold

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

American Express Preferred Rewards Gold is FREE for the first year. It comes with a Priority Pass card loaded with four free visits to any Priority Pass lounge – see the list here.

Additional lounge visits are charged at £20.  You get four more free visits for every year you keep the card.  

There is no annual fee for Amex Gold in Year 1 and you get a 20,000 points sign-up bonus.  Full details are in our American Express Preferred Rewards Gold review here.

HSBC Premier World Elite Mastercard

A huge bonus, but only available to HSBC Premier clients Read our full review

HSBC Premier World Elite Mastercard gets you get a free LoungeKey card, allowing you access to the LoungeKey network.  Guests are charged at £20 although it may be cheaper to pay £60 for a supplementary credit card for your partner.

The card has a fee of £195 and there are strict financial requirements to become a HSBC Premier customer.  Full details are in my HSBC Premier World Elite Mastercard review.

PS. You can find all of HfP’s UK airport lounge reviews – and we’ve been to most of them – indexed here.

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