Earn miles by miles flown. See our guide to earning points for more.
This is a list of branded, program-specific credit cards, in addition to flexible reward cards. Not sure what is kind of card is right for you? Our guide weighs the pros/cons for each type of card.
Disclosure: This selection of cards is for reference and is not guaranteed to be complete or up to date. AwardAce does not earn any commission for any links.
Chase Sapphire Preferred® CardFlexible Transfer Card
The Amex EveryDay® Credit Card from American ExpressFlexible Transfer Card
Premier Rewards Gold Card from American ExpressFlexible Transfer Card
Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American ExpressFlexible Transfer Card
The Amex EveryDay® Preferred Credit Card from American ExpressFlexible Transfer Card
|Starwood Preferred Guest||1:1||10-14 days|
The ratio is the number of flexible rewards points it would take to transfer to Executive Club.
Transfer time is what is reported by the transfer programs, supplemented by our own research. However, actual time to transfer is often highly variable.
|Airline Type||Pricing Type|
Don't know what airlines are bookable? See our list of particpating airlines.
Selected Redemptions(Miles required to redeem in Economy, Business and First)
Toronto to Delhi (DEL)
Asia • 2+ bookable airlines • 7232 miles • Round-trip
San Juan to Houston (IAH)
North America • 1+ bookable airlines • 2005 miles • Round-trip
Milwaukee to Shanghai (PVG)
Asia • 1+ bookable airlines • 6982 miles • Round-trip
Boston to Kunming (KMG)
Asia • 1+ bookable airlines • 7765 miles • Round-trip
Orlando to Manchester (MAN)
Europe • 2+ bookable airlines • 4227 miles • Round-trip
Columbus to Buenos Aires (EZE)
South America • 1+ bookable airlines • 5397 miles • Round-trip
Orlando to San Diego (SAN)
North America • 2+ bookable airlines • 2144 miles • Round-trip
Los Angeles to Chicago (ORD)
North America • 2+ bookable airlines • 1741 miles • Round-trip
Booking And Fuel Surcharge Guide
Our step-by-step booking guides can show you how to book tickets on any airline.
|Aer Lingus (EI)||Yes||Yes||NONE|
|Air Berlin (AB)||Yes||Yes||NONE||oneworld|
|Alaska Airlines (AS)||No||Yes||NONE|
|American Airlines (AA)||Yes||Yes||0–$$$||oneworld|
|British Airways (BA)||Yes||Yes||0–$$$||oneworld|
|Cathay Pacific (CX)||Yes||Yes||$||oneworld|
|Iberia Airlines (IB)||Yes||Yes||$||oneworld|
|Japan Airlines (JL)||Yes||Yes||$||oneworld|
|LAN Airlines (LA)||Yes||Yes||NONE||oneworld|
|Malaysia Airlines (MH)||Yes||Yes||$||oneworld|
|Qatar Airways (QR)||Yes||Yes||$||oneworld|
|Royal Jordanian (RJ)||Yes||Yes||$||oneworld|
|SriLankan Airlines (UL)||Yes||Yes||$||oneworld|
|TAM Brazilian Airlines (JJ)||Yes||Yes||NONE||oneworld|
Policies and Fees
Expiration: Points Expire 36 months since last activity.
For some programs, an activity can any accrual of miles (e.g., crediting a flight, transfering or purchasing miles). For others, spending activities such as redeeming or donating points counts as an activity.
Fees and Charges
Phone booking fee is waived for flights that cannot be booked online.
Key Airlines and Resources
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|British Airways (BA)||LHR||London||Heathrow|
- British Airways | Executive Club
- FlyerTalk Forums
Tier Points (TP)
Usually calculated through some combination of miles and/or base fare
|Collect Avios points|
|Share Avios with a Household Account|
|Pay to Transfer Avios||Free|
|Bonus Avios on flights||0.25||0.5||1|
|Free seat selection||24 hours before departure||7 days before departure||At time of booking||At time of booking|
|Additional baggage allowance|
|Lounge access when flying with BA + partners|
|Use of oneworld First class check-in desks|
|One Gold Executive Club partner card and two Silver cards|
|Concorde Room Card|
|No booking or service fees forÊPriority Reward bookings|
|Gold Priority Reward|
|Additional reward flight availability in economy|
|Gold Upgrade for Two voucher|
|Two Gold Upgrade for One vouchers|
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