earn status

Once you earn your Elevate Status level, you’ll enjoy the benefits that come with it for the rest of the year, and the next year too. It’s a pretty sweet deal.

Earn 20,000 status points and flying Virgin America will feel like life on a silver platter.

silver benefits

Land 50,000 status points, and you'll feel like you've struck it rich every time you fly with us.

gold benefits

How To Earn Status Points

Your Elevate Silver or Elevate Gold Status is calculated daily based on the number of Elevate status points you’ve earned in a calendar year. We’ll check your Elevate account daily to see if you’re ready to take your membership to the next level. Earning status points is pretty simple, actually:

Flying With Us

You'll earn five status points for every $1 spent on your base fare for all Virgin America flights. The more you fly, the more status points you'll earn.

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Airline Partners

Earn bonus status points based on the number of miles and the class of service when you fly with Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Australia.

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Premium Visa® Card

Earn 5,000 bonus status points for every $10,000 of eligible purchases, up to a maximum of 15,000 status points per calendar year.*

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