Virgin Atlantic is continuing to bulk up its flights on premium leisure routes.
On top of the recently announced extra flights to Dubai, the Maldives and Barbados, the airline has added extra flights to the Bahamas and Jamaica too.
These extra seats are now bookable for Virgin Points for flights in November and early December.
Heathrow to Montego Bay will increase from one to two DIRECT weekly flights from 28th October. The existing Wednesday service will switch to a Monday and Friday service.
Heathrow to Nassau to Montago Bay will increase from two to three weekly flights from 28th October. Flights will now operate on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday instead of Monday and Friday.
The existing two weekly flights from Heathrow to Providenciales (Turks & Caicos) to Montago Bay will continue.
This means that there will now be seven weekly flights to Montego Bay, of which two are non-stop, and three to Nassau.
You can check times, pricing and reward availability on the Virgin Atlantic website here.
How to earn Virgin Points from UK credit cards (February 2024)
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, the Reward+ card has a bonus of 15,000 Virgin Points):
Virgin Money is offering double points on spending until 14th April (£5,000 cap) to new customers when you apply for the Virgin Atlantic Reward+ Mastercard. Click here to learn more.
You can also earn Virgin Points from various American Express cards – and these have sign-up bonuses too.
American Express Preferred Rewards Gold is FREE for a year and comes with 20,000 Membership Rewards points, which convert into 20,000 Virgin Points.
The Platinum Card from American Express comes with 40,000 Membership Rewards points, which convert into 40,000 Virgin Points.
Small business owners should consider the two American Express Business cards. Points convert at 1:1 into 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.)