Refer your friends

The British Airways American Express Credit Card and Premium Plus Card.

Earn up to 45,000 bonus Avios per calendar year when you refer your friends and they are approved for a British Airways American Express® Card1. Your friends will receive a special introductory welcome offer too2.

Refer a friend

Terms and Conditions apply

How it works

Tell us about your friends

Illustration of a customer introducing friends to the British Airways American Express Credit Card.

Introduce your friends and family members to the card and once they are approved you could earn up to 45,000 bonus Avios per calendar year1.

Collect your bonus Avios

Illustration of a customer collecting their Avios bonus.

For every friend approved we'll award you with bonus Avios. The amount depends on the Card. Please see below.

Your friends get a welcome gift

Illustration of new Credit Cardholders receiving their welcome gift.

Your friends enjoy a bonus welcome offer too if they apply through your recommendation and are approved2.

To both be eligible to receive the bonus, your friends must apply through the link they receive from your recommendation. All we ask is that you check with your friend that they are happy for us to get in touch with them.

Bonus Avios for you and your friends

Choose which Card to recommend Your bonus Your friend's offer
British Airways American Express
Credit Card

4,000 Avios per approved friend*

10,000 Avios
when they spend £1,000 in the first three months of Cardmembership
British Airways American Express
Premium Plus Card

9,000 Avios per approved friend*

26,000 Avios
when they spend £3,000 in the first three months of Cardmembership
*Up to a maximum of 45,000 bonus Avios per calendar year.

 

Refer a friend
collapsedshowTerms and Conditions
  1. Please ensure that prior to providing American Express with your friend's details, they are happy for you to do so. We will use their email address to send them details of the British Airways American Express Cards. We will not retain these details after sending this email nor will these details be used for any other purpose. You must refer your friend via the referral link provided above to be eligible for this offer. You may recommend as many friends or family members as you wish but you can only receive a maximum of 45,000 Avios per calendar year for those approved for a Card.
  2. You will receive 4,000 bonus Avios if your friend applies and is approved for the British Airways American Express Credit Card. Your friend will receive 10,000 bonus Avios after they have been approved and spent a minimum of £1,000 on goods and services purchased and charged to their Account within three months of Account opening. You will receive 9,000 bonus Avios if your friend applies and is approved for the British Airways American Express Premium Plus Card. Your friend will receive 26,000 bonus Avios after they have been approved and spent a minimum of £3,000 on goods and services purchased and charged to their Account within three months of Account opening. When completing the referral form, you must (i) select the Card you hold from the list at Step 1 and (ii) select a card to recommend from those listed at Step 2. If you do not follow this process, you and your friend will not be eligible for the bonus. Your friend must apply via the link you share with them to ensure you both receive this bonus. Applicants must be UK residents aged 18 years old or over. Approval is subject to status and Terms and Conditions apply. If your friend has already applied for any of the British Airways American Express Credit Cards without using this referral, you and your friend will not be eligible for the bonus Avios. All introductory offers are subject to change, can be withdrawn at any time and are not available if your friend currently holds or has held any other British Airways American Express Credit Cards in the past six months.

This offer should only be sent to people with whom you have an existing relationship with such as friends or family and who consent to receiving this type of message.

Applicants must be 18 years old or over. Approval subject to status and Terms and Conditions apply.

The information relating to the financial benefits and services of the Card is the responsibility of American Express Services Europe Limited and British Airways accepts no responsibility for inaccuracies.

British Airways Plc registered in England and Wales company no.1777777 of Waterside, PO Box 365, Harmondsworth, West Drayton, Middlesex UB7 0GB, is an introducer appointed representative, for insurance mediation activities only, of American Express Insurance Services Europe Limited.

American Express Services Europe Limited has its registered office at Belgrave House, 76 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9AX, United Kingdom. It is registered in England and Wales with Company Number 1833139 and authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.