Purchase and Gift Avios

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From 1,000 Avios for £31

Buy Avios for you or give as a gift

You can purchase up to 100,000 Avios for yourself or give as a gift in a calendar year. This can be in multiples of 1,000 up to 35,000 Avios and thereafter in multiples of 5,000 Avios.

Buy Avios for you

  • Top up your balance to grab the latest offers
  • Save up to fly sooner or upgrade your flight
  • Buy up to 100,000 Avios a year

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Buy Avios as a gift

  • Give up to 100,000 Avios directly to your friends or family Avios account
  • Avios members can receive up to 100,000 Gift Avios a year

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Bonus Avios do not count towards your annual limit

Grab the latest offers before they go

Seen an offer that you don't want to miss? Purchase Avios to instantly* top up your balance

Upgrade your Reward Flight Saver flights

London to Athens

  • Economy off-peak return flight

    17,000 Avios

    + £35 reward flight saver pp
  • Upgrade to off-peak Club Europe with purchase Avios

    Buy 17,000 Avios for £287

    + £15 extra reward flight saver

    = upgrade for £302

    Saving £889**

London to New York

  • Economy off-peak return flight

    26,000 Avios

    + £338.66 taxes, fees and carrier charges pp
  • Upgrade to off-peak Premium Economy with purchase Avios

    Buy 26,000 Avios for £431

    + £71 extra taxes, fees and carrier charges pp

    = upgrade for £502

    Saving £806**

How much can I purchase?

You can buy from as little as 1,000 Avios for £31 or up to 100,000 Avios per calendar year. The more you buy the better the value.

See the full price list
Purchase and gift Avios
Avios purchased Price
1,000 £31
2,000 £47
3,000 £63
4,000 £79
5,000 £95
6,000 £111
7,000 £127
8,000 £143
9,000 £159
10,000 £175
11,000 £191
12,000 £207
13,000 £223
14,000 £239
15,000 £255
16,000 £271
17,000 £287
18,000 £303
19,000 £319
20,000 £335
21,000 £351
22,000 £367
23,000 £383
24,000 £399
25,000 £415
26,000 £431
27,000 £447
28,000 £463
29,000 £479
30,000 £495
35,000 £575
40,000 £655
45,000 £735
50,000 £815
55,000 £895
60,000 £975
65,000 £1,055
70,000 £1,135
75,000 £1,215
80,000 £1,295
85,000 £1,375
90,000 £1,455
95,000 £1,535
100,000 £1,615

**Total price for upgrading off-peak economy London Heathrow to Athens flight to off-peak business class flight – 34,000 Avios, £287 Purchase Avios fee and £50 Reward Flight Saver. Total price for upgrading off-peak economy London to New York flight to off-peak premium economy class flight – 52,000 Avios, £431 Purchase Avios fee and £409.66 taxes, fees and carrier charges.
Based on the price difference when you book flights directly with British Airways. Lowest price available on return flights on 17/4/2015 for travel from 04/11/15 to 07/11/15. Taxes, fees and carrier charges correct as of 17/4/15 but subject to change, the price quoted for RFS may also be subject to change. Upgrades are subject to availability, for existing bookings please call 0344 49 333 49 to check availability and fare eligibility.

Terms and conditions

Avios are issued and redeemed subject to Avios terms and conditions. All bookings are strictly subject to availability which may be very limited on some routes at certain times especially during peak periods.

Buying Avios as a gift 'Gift Avios'

  1. The Purchaser of a Gift can purchase a maximum of 100,000 Avios as a gift for any number of Avios Members (subject to clause 2), in any one calendar year. Members may not buy Avios as a Gift to their own account
  2. A Gift Recipient of purchased Avios can only receive a maximum of 100,000 Avios in any one calendar year in aggregate, irrespective of the number of Purchasers
  3. * In normal circumstances the recipient will be able to use Avios immediately but it could take up to 3 working days of the transaction for the Avios to show on the account
  4. Avios can only be purchased in multiples of 1,000 up to 35,000 Avios and thereafter multiples of 5,000 Avios
  5. The Purchaser can only purchase Avios for one Recipient per transaction
  6. Avios can only be purchased online only at www.avios.com using the Gift Avios Application Form
  7. In order to buy Avios as a gift, the Purchaser will need to know the Recipient’s full name, email address and Avios Membership number. The Purchaser should ensure that the Recipient has not received more than 100,000 Avios, including the proposed Avios transaction, in that calendar year. The Purchaser and Recipient will receive an email once the purchase is complete
  8. Both the Purchaser and Recipient must be members of the Scheme and aged 18 or over, Avios may not be purchased for a Member whose account has expired
  9. Purchasing Avios will reset the 36 month Avios expiry rule for the recipient, as set out in the Scheme Terms and Conditions
  10. You have the right to cancel contracts for the purchase of Points within 14 days without giving any reason provided the Points have not been used. The cancellation period will expire after 14 days from the day on which you acquire, or a third party other than you acquires the Points. To exercise the right to cancel, you must inform Avios Customer Services Department, Pacific House, 210 Birchwood Boulevard, Birchwood, Warrington WA3 7WE or help@avios.com of your decision to cancel this contract by a clear statement (e.g letter sent by post or email) You may use the cancellation form below but this is not obligatory. If you cancel, we will reimburse to you all payment received from you. We will make the reimbursement without undue delay, and not later than 14 days after the day on which we were informed about your decision to cancel this contract.
    To: Avios Group (AGL) Limited, Astral Towers, Betts Way, London Road, Crawley West Sussex RH10 9XY
    Email help@avios.com
    I/We hereby give notice that I/We {*} cancel my/our [*] contract of sale of the following goods [*}
    Ordered on [*}/received on [*}
    Customer Name
    Customer Address
    Signature of Customer
  11. Avios which are subsequently refunded will not constitute activity for the purposes of the 36-month expiry rule
  12. The Purchaser must not demand and the Recipient must not offer any value or value in kind for Avios. Such activity or any other use of Avios contrary to these Terms and Conditions will constitute a fundamental breach by the member of these Terms and Conditions and therefore the contract between us and the Member. In the event of such a breach, we reserve the right at any time in our absolute discretion to terminate the Membership of any member. We shall write to such Member stating their Membership is being terminated for this reason
  13. In the case of Fraud or Misconduct, we reserve the right at any time in its absolute discretion to terminate the Membership of any Member and may cancel all accrued and accruing Avios of the Member and any Reward booking