Monday - Nov 20, 2017

How To Transfer Avios Between Iberia Plus And British Airways Executive Club?


Avios is a global currency that can be collected from several partners like British Airways, Iberia Plus and more. You can find more at Avios.com.

 

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It is possible to combine Avios earned from one program with the other, which means we can transfer the Avios from Iberia Plus and British Airways Executive Club, both these programs are transfer partners with American Express.

This is especially useful when there is a transfer bonus with one partner, but you would like redeem Avios with the other partner.

There are 3 ways to transfer Avios between the Iberia Plus and British Airways Executive Club account.

1. Transfer initiated from British Airways Executive Club.

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  • Choose and login to your Iberia Plus account.

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You could notice that there is only an option to transfer the Avios out to Iberia Plus, this is because of my household account with British Airways Executive Club. You do not need to disturb your household account, this can be addressed with option 3.

2. Transfer initiated from Iberiaplus

Login to your Iberia Plus account

Select “Combine my Avios”

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You would see similar screen as defined in process 1. You should now choose British Airways Executive club and log in ti be able to transfer Avios. If your British Airways Executive Club is a Household account, you would only have the option to transfer Avios from British Airways Executive Club to Iberia Plus.

 

3. Transfer Avios through Avios.com

You can register for an account with Avios.com. Note that you can register for the account with an UK address only.  Once you have set up account with Avios.com, you can transfer Avios from British Airways Executive Club to Iberia Plus and vice versa.

This will be a 2 step process, you will have to do one transfer to Avios.com and then another transfer from your Avios account to British Airways Executive Club or Iberia Plus.

 

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Conclusion:

You can transfer Avios between British Airways Executive Club and Iberia Plus. This is especially useful when there is a transfer bonus with one partner and not with other.

If you hold a household account with British Airways Executive club, you can only transfer between British Airways Executive Club and Iberia Plus only via Avios.com

 

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