A quick update that The Wine Flyer, the new British Airways Avios-earning wine shop, is now live. The website is here.
We covered The Wine Flyer in this article last week. In summary, you will earn:
- 5 Avios per £1 spent for one-off purchases
- 10 Avios per £1 spent on subscriptions
A special introductory offer will be available until 31st December 2022, significantly boosting the Avios earning rates. In total, you’ll earn:
- 10 Avios per £1 on one-off purchases
- 15 Avios per £1 on subscriptions
Pricing isn’t bad compared to the supermarkets, at least when they are not running multi-buy offers, but there is a £7.99 delivery charge if you spend under £125.
IAG Loyalty has given some of its staff 10% discount codes to share, although they are limited to 100 orders each. ALEX10, JACK10 and KINNARI10 work as of the time of writing, and if these stop working I would just try some common first names ….
How to earn Avios from UK credit cards (March 2024)
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:
There are two official British Airways American Express cards with attractive sign-up bonuses:
You can also get generous sign-up bonuses by applying for American Express cards which earn Membership Rewards points. These points convert at 1:1 into Avios.
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 10,500 Avios.
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.
There are also generous bonuses on the two American Express Business cards, with the points converting at 1:1 into Avios. These cards are open to sole traders as well as limited companies.
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which earn Avios. This includes both personal and small business cards.