Good morning everyone, greetings from Denver, Colorado. I am working on a few upcoming blog posts about my recent trip to Lima, Cusco, and Machu Picchu, but in the meantime, this post will show you how to use your SPG Points to book a Hawaiian Airlines award ticket using Virgin America miles. Back on April 13, 2016, SPG added Virgin America as a transfer partner, thus making this post possible.
Long story short, I needed a flight from Maui (OGG) to Kona (KOA) and this Hawaiian Airlines flight looked perfect. The only problem was the $96 price tag for a 35 minute flight. I reached out to my friends on Twitter and was told that the best way to book a Hawaiian Airlines award ticket was using Virgin America miles. Here is the process I went through to book the Hawaiian Airlines award ticket using Virgin America miles.