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Since business-class check-in and fast-track security are two of the privileges you’ll enjoy as a Silver Member, you can make your time your own at the airport. Time you may want to spend in the tranquil environment of our lounges or making plans for your next reward flight or cabin upgrade.
As a Silver Member, you’ll collect double Avios whenever you fly with British Airways. The tier bonus is in addition to cabin bonuses for travelling in premium economy, business and first, bringing your next reward flight or cabin upgrade even closer.
Many of our partner airlines also offer tier and cabin bonuses, helping you top up your Avios balance. For details, check the individual airlines found on our flight collection page.
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Think of our lounges as your Club rooms, your own personal space away from the hustle and bustle of airport life, where you and a guest can unwind, recharge and prepare for your flight. You can avail of the lounges whenever flying with BA or one of our airline partners, and enjoy complimentary food and drink, a relaxing environment and a range of business facilities at over 170 lounges worldwide.
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Your Silver membership opens up access to worldwide business-class check-in desks and priority boarding, whatever cabin you're flying in. So you can enjoy more time relaxing in the lounge or browsing the shops before you board your flight.
You’ll also receive priority over Blue and Bronze Members on reservation waitlists and airport standby lists, giving you added reassurance on busy flights.
We've included a few thoughtful details to take some of the hassle out of travel for our Silver Members:
We know there are times when it's absolutely vital you make a flight. Reservation Assurance will provide you with an economy seat on your chosen British Airways flight, even if the flight is full, for some extra reassurance at those important times. To benefit you just need to:
Unfortunately, we may sometimes be unable to offer this service, due to circumstances outside of our control. We are not able to extend this service to your travelling companions, nor can we ensure you are allocated a particular seat.
Your Silver membership opens up a range of exclusive benefits with our hotel partner, Mandarin Oriental, including discounted room rates, room upgrades and late check-out (at participating hotels, subject to availability).
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As a Member, you and up to six other members of your household, including children, can link your Club memberships together for free. You'll continue to collect Avios individually, but we'll pool them for you to spend together, bringing those rewards even closer.
You can also share your Avios with people outside your household, by adding them to your Family and Friends list.
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We understand that your time is precious — that’s why we’ve developed a range of exclusive benefits to enable our Gold Members make the most of every second. To reach Gold, you will need to fly BA at least four times and earn 1500 Tier Points.
Learn more about Gold membership