If you spend at least $3,000 on purchases within the first 3 months of becoming a card member, you will receive a bonus of 50,000 bonus Avios. You will earn an additional 50,000 bonus Avios after you spend $20,000 on your purchases within your first year of account opening. After qualifying, please allow 6 to 8 weeks for bonus Avios to post to your account. To be eligible for this bonus offer, your account must be open and not in default at the time of fulfillment. Avios can be redeemed for flights on British Airways.
The bonus is not available to either current Cardmembers of British Airways Visa Signature® Card, or previous cardmembers of British Airways Visa Signature® Card who received a new cardmember bonus within the last 24 months.
In addition to the 100,000 bonus Avios, you will get 10% off British Airways flights starting in the US when you book by March 31, 2020. The 10% discount is valid only for new bookings made by US resident Executive Club members paying in USD with British Airways Visa card for travel on flights operated by British Airways from the US to London and beyond. Cardmember must travel for booking to qualify for 10% discount. Eligible Cardmembers must log in at www.ba.com/Chase10, use the promotion code CHASEBA10 to make a booking by March 31, 2020. The discount is valid on the total roundtrip or one-way purchase price, including taxes, fees and carrier charges, on mainline flights operated by British Airways.
You will earn Avios points when you, or an authorized user, use a British Airways credit card to make purchases of products and services. You will earn 3 Avios points for each dollar spent on flight purchases made directly with British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia and LEVEL. You will also earn 2 Avios points for each dollar spent on hotel accommodations when purchased directly with the hotel. For all other purchases, you will earn 1 Avios point for each dollar spent. Avios points earned during a billing cycle will be automatically transferred to British Airways after the end of each billing cycle. Your Avios will not expire as long as you remain an active member in the Executive Club Program.
Your Avios points can be redeemed for flights with British Airways, Iberia, American Airlines and oneworld® airline partners.
There is an annual fee of $95. With all the travel benefits and a generous bonus, frequent flyers can easily earn enough rewards to offset the cost of the annual fee. This credit card has no foreign transaction fees. It is a friendly feature for international travelers who may use the credit card abroad. Most credit cards typically charge a transaction fee 3% on your purchases in foreign countries. If you may travel abroad, it is always a good idea to carry a credit card such as British Airways Visa Signature® Card to avoid paying the 3% surcharge on your purchases.
Required Credit Rating
The British Airways Visa Signature® Card is for people with excellent credit rating. If you have a credit score of 740 or more, you may be qualified for the credit card.