From now to the 25th July, receive 50% bonus when you purchase at least 2000 Iberia Avios in a single transaction. As Iberia adopts a variable pricing model, you can push down the price to 1.35 US cents per Avios when you purchase 100,000 to 200,000 Iberia Avios (excluding 50% bonus). Do note that the standard purchasing cap of 100,000 Iberia Avios has been increased to 200,000 Iberia Avios for this promotion.
Here is the math for this promotion:
*Exchange rate is based on the point of writing
|Base Avios||Bonus Avios (50%)||Total Avios||Total Price in Euro||Total Price in USD||US Cents|
Iberia Avios Can Be Transferred/Combined to British Airways Avios on 1:1 basis
- Both accounts in Iberia and British Airways must be opened for at least 90 days, and
- Both accounts must have had an activity. For instance, miles transfer transactions, avios credited from flight/shopping and etc.
Some Sweet Spots on British Airways Avios and Iberia Avios
For British Airways Avios:
3)Travel within Australia with Qantas Economy/Business Class:
For example, one way Sydney to Melbourne for 12,500 British Airways Avios + USD13 taxes on Business Class or 6000 Avios + USD13 taxes on Economy Class
For Iberia Avios:
1)Travel between Madrid to/from US on Iberia Business Class
For example, one way Madrid to US East Coast for 34,000 Iberia Avios during off-peak season or one way Madrid to US West Coast for 42,000 Iberia Avios.
How to Purchase Iberia Avios
- Log into your Iberia Plus account
- Select “Buying or transferring Avios” on the drop down menu
- Select “Purchase” next to “All Iberia Plus customers”
This is actually a great deal in which you may want to consider stocking up Avios for future use. As mentioned earlier, a round trip from Madrid to US will cost about USD1,138 (68,000 Iberia Avios + USD 220 taxes and surcharge). Don’t forget that you can use British Airways Avios or Iberia Avios to redeem flights on other airlines too.