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You Can Soon Transfer Membership Rewards to Aer-Lingus AerClub
American Express is adding a new transfer partner to it Membership Rewards program. American Express and Aer Lingus, Ireland’s only four star airline, announced today that Card Members enrolled in the Membership Rewards® program can soon transfer Membership Rewards® points to Avios with AerClub, the loyalty program of Aer Lingus, at a 1:1 ratio.
The capability is rolling out in the U.S. at the end of this month (August 2018) and expanding in the U.K later in the year.
Aer Lingus will be the 17th frequent flyer program added to Membership Rewards transfer partners. Aer Lingus is the newest airline partner for Membership Rewards® since Etihad Guest was launched in 2016.
Amex Membership Rewards Transfer Partners
- Aer Lingus AerClub
- Air Canada Aeroplan
- Air France-KLM Flying Blue
- Alitalia MilleMiglia
- All Nippon Airways Mileage Club
- British Airways Executive Club
- Cathay Pacifc Asia Miles
- Delta SkyMiles
- El Al Matmid
- Emirates Skywards
- Etihad Guest
- Hawaiian Airlines
- Iberia Plus
- JetBlue TrueBlue
- Singapore KrisFlyer
- Virgin Atlantic Flying Club
- Choice Privileges
- Hilton Honors
More transfer options is always good news. It adds more value to American Express Membership Rewards points. With Aer Lingus AerClub you can book one way award flights to Dublin for just 13,000 Avios one-way in economy (off-peak season) or 50,000 Avios one-way in business. Fuel surcharges on Aer Lingus are also lower than British Airways.
As a reminder you can also transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards to Aer Lingus Avios.
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