3 Buy Miles/Points Promos Ending June 30: Alaska (30%), American (10%) & Virgin Atlantic (40%)

Good afternoon everyone.  I was working on my Buy Miles & Points Page and found 3 offers ending in the next few days.  Always check the math to make sure that buying miles & points makes sense for you.  Do not buy miles & points speculatively unless you have a use in mind.  With that said, here are 3 buy miles/points promos ending on June 30.  First up, Alaska Airlines is offering a 30% discount, when you purchase at least 20,000 Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Miles.  This offer expires on June 30.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the Alaska Airlines promo:

  • Transactions must be completed between 6:00 AM PST June 24, 2019 and 11:59 PM PST June 30, 2019 to be eligible for the discount.
  • Miles are purchased from Points.com Inc. for a cost of $27.50 per 1,000 miles, plus a 7.5% Federal Excise Tax*, and GST/HST for Canadian residents.
  • Miles are non-refundable and do not count toward MVP and MVP/Gold status.
  • You may purchase and gift Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles in increments of 1,000 miles to a maximum of 60,000 miles per transaction.
  • Your Mileage Plan account may be credited up to a maximum total of 150,000 miles acquired through Points.com in a calendar year, whether purchased by you or gifted to you. MVP, MVP Gold and MVP Gold 75K Mileage Plan member accounts have no annual limit on the number of miles which may be purchased or gifted through Points.com. Offer is subject to change and all terms and conditions of the Mileage Plan Program apply.
  • Points.com Inc. is collecting Federal Excise Tax on behalf of Alaska Airlines Inc. Alaska Airlines Inc. has the obligation to collect Federal Excise Tax and remit the tax to the appropriate government agency.

Up next, American Airlines is offering a 10% discount, plus up to 100,000 bonus miles based on the number of American Airlines AAdvantage Miles you purchase.  This offer expires on June 30.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the American Airlines promo:

To be eligible for a the bonus miles and/or discount AAdvantage members must purchase 10,000 AAdvantage miles or more in a single transaction from the Buy or Gift Miles program beginning 7:00:00am CT on June 11, 2019 to 11:59:59pm CT on June 30, 2019. The prices shown include the discount. The discount applies to the AAdvantage miles purchased and does not apply towards taxes. The bonus miles earned are calculated based on each individual purchase amount and the corresponding bonus award. Bonus miles earned do not count toward the annual purchase limits. The applicable bonus miles are awarded to the recipient for Gift Miles transactions.

The miles purchased with the Buy Miles program and received with the Gift Miles program do not count towards AAdvantage Gold, AAdvantage Platinum, AAdvantage Executive Platinum or AAdvantage Million MilerSM status qualification. Transactions are nonrefundable and nonreversible. The miles successfully purchased or transferred usually post to the designated account right away, but please allow up to 8 hours for processing. Each AAdvantage member is limited to purchasing or receiving in a calendar year, a combined total of no more than 150,000 AAdvantage miles. Miles purchased through the Buy Miles program or received as a gift through the Gift Miles program count against this total. A confirmation email will be sent to the primary buyer/gifter and/or recipient, using the email address(es) associated with the AAdvantage account(s) and any additional email address provided. AAdvantage accounts less than 30 days old are not permitted to Buy or Gift Miles. The price of your purchase is in U.S. dollars. Your credit card company may add a currency conversion fee.


Lastly, Virgin Atlantic is offering up to a 40% bonus, depending on the number of Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Miles you purchase.  This offer expires on June 30.

Here are the complete terms & conditions of the Virgin Atlantic promo:

Buy Miles purchases must be made between 1 and 30 June, 2019. Up to 40% bonus is only available on miles purchases up to 150,000. Bonus miles will be credited upon completion of purchase. Offer subject to change. All other Flying Club Terms and Conditions apply.

If you want to see all current buy miles & points offers, check out this page for all of the current offers.  Here are the other offers that expire in July:

  • Hilton Hotels – Buy Hilton Honors Points with a 100% Bonus! (Offer expires July 4, 2019)

If you have any questions about any of these promos, please leave a comment below.  Have a great day everyone!

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