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What is the British Airways Executive Club Gold line telephone number?

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What is the British Airways Executive Club Gold line telephone number? 

In this article I want to summarise the key British Airways contact telephone numbers if you are a Gold member of British Airways Executive Club.

The British Airways Executive Club Gold member telephone number is 0800 123 111.

If you are outside the UK, you need to call 0207 949 3066.

What is the British Airways Executive Club Gold telephone number?

For other British Airways Executive Club membership tiers:

The British Airways Executive Club Silver member telephone number is 0800 408 0 009

The British Airways Executive Club Bronze member telephone number is 0800 597 7580

The British Airways Executive Club Blue member telephone number is 0800 597 7580

If you are one of the last people in the UK to still own a fax machine, you can fax BAEC on 01787 881405.

How do I call British Airways Executive Club if I am outside the UK?

The non-UK number for Gold members is above.

The other telephone numbers shown will only work if you are in the UK.  If you are travelling, the international number for British Airways Executive Club for Gold members is 020 7949 3066.

When is the British Airways call centre open?

The British Airways call centre is open from 8am to 10pm, seven days per week.

Outside these hours, most queries can be dealt with by an overseas call centre.

The most useful one for UK residents in the US call centre.  The number is 1-800-247-9297 (1-800-AIRWAYS) and it is open from 7am – 11pm daily, Eastern Standard Time.

The full list of British Airways overseas contact numbers can be found on this page of ba.com.

(This article is part of our ‘BA Q&A’ series which explains how British Airways Executive Club works.  You can see all of our ‘BA Q&A’ articles here. )

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How to earn Avios points from UK credit cards

How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (October 2022)

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

In February 2022, Barclaycard launched two exciting new Barclaycard Avios Mastercard cards with a bonus of up to 25,000 Avios. You can apply here.

You qualify for the bonus on these cards even if you have a British Airways American Express card:

Barclaycard Avios Plus card

Barclaycard Avios Plus Mastercard

25,000 Avios for signing up and an upgrade voucher for spending £10,000 Read our full review

Barclaycard Avios card

Barclaycard Avios Mastercard

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There are two official British Airways American Express cards with attractive sign-up bonuses:

British Airways American Express Premium Plus

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British Airways American Express

5,000 Avios for signing up and an Economy 2-4-1 voucher for spending £12,000 Read our full review

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

EDIT: Until 25th October 2022, there is an exceptionally generous sign-up bonus on The Platinum Card. You will receive 60,000 Membership Rewards points – double the usual amount – and £200 to spend at Amex Travel. You need to spend £6,000 within six months to earn the bonus.

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

The Platinum Card from American Express

60,000 points (SPECIAL OFFER), £200 travel credit and unbeatable benefits – for a fee Read our full review

Run your own business?

We recommend Capital On Tap for limited companies. You earn 1 Avios per £1 which is impressive for a Visa card, along with a sign-up bonus worth 10,000 Avios.

Capital On Tap Business Rewards Visa

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You should also consider the British Airways Accelerating Business credit card. This is open to sole traders as well as limited companies and has a 30,000 Avios sign-up bonus.

British Airways Accelerating Business American Express

30,000 Avios sign-up bonus – plus annual bonuses of up to 30,000 Avios Read our full review

There are also good bonuses on the two American Express Business cards, with the points converting at 1:1 into Avios. These are available to sole traders as well as limited companies.

American Express Business Platinum

40,000 points sign-up bonus and a long list of travel benefits Read our full review

American Express Business Gold

20,000 points sign-up bonus and free for a year 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.

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