How Many Avios to Upgrade – Ultimate Avios Calculator

If you have ever wanted, or needed, to find out how many Avios are needed to upgrade your seat on your next flight – you’re not alone!

There have been many a time we wanted to find out how best to use our Avios Points for an upgrade, only to go through long tedious searches through all the possible flight options and routes just to find out.

We have collated all the information for the 2021 to 2022 season, and show you how many Avios to upgrade to all major destinations across the world!

All Avios upgrade points below are based on a flight from the UK and as a single one way flight. For a return flight, simply double the Avios shown.

The following Avios upgrade charts have been fully updated for the 2021-2022 season.

Europe: Avios Points Upgrade

DestinationSeasonEuro Traveller to Club Europe
AustriaOff Peak6,250
Peak7,500
BelgiumOff Peak3,750
Peak4,500
CroatiaOff Peak6,250
Peak7,500
CyprusOff Peak8,500
Peak10,000
DenmarkOff Peak3,750
Peak4,500
FranceOff Peak3,750
Peak4,500
GermanyOff Peak3,750
Peak4,500
GreeceOff Peak8,500
Peak10,000
IcelandOff Peak8,500
Peak10,000
ItalyOff Peak6,250
Peak7,500
NetherlandsOff Peak3,750
Peak4,500
NorwayOff Peak6,250
Peak7,500
PolandOff Peak6,250
Peak7,500
PortugalOff Peak6,250
Peak7,500
RomaniaOff Peak8,500
Peak10,000
RussiaOff Peak8,500
Peak10,000
SpainOff Peak6,250
Peak7,500
SwedenOff Peak6,250
Peak7,500
SwitzerlandOff Peak3,750
Peak4,500
TurkeyOff Peak8,500
Peak10,000
UK (Other)*Off Peak3,750
Peak4,500
*UK (Other) represents flying from one UK airport to another

North America Avios Points Upgrade

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationWorld Traveller to World Traveller Plus World Traveller Plus to Club WorldClub World to First
AtlantaOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
BostonOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
ChicagoOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
DallasOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
DenverOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
Las VegasOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
Los AngelesOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
MontrealOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
NashvilleOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
New YorkOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
OrlandoOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
PhiladelphiaOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
San FranciscoOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
SeattleOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
TorontoOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
WashingtonOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000

Africa Avios Points Upgrade

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationWorld Traveller to World Traveller Plus World Traveller Plus to Club WorldClub World to First
AlgeriaOPNot Applicable6,250*Not Applicable
PNot Applicable7,500*Not Applicable
EgyptOP10,00011,25011,250
P12,50012,50012,500
GhanaOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
KenyaOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
MauritiusOP19,50036,00027,000
P30,00030,00030,000
MoroccoOPNot Applicable8,500*Not Applicable
PNot Applicable10,000*Not Applicable
NigeriaOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
South AfricaOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
* Short haul flights operating Economy and Business Class only. Avios shown relates to upgrade from World Traveller to Club

Far East and Australasia Avios Points Upgrade

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationWorld Traveller to World Traveller PlusWorld Traveller Plus to Club WorldClub World to First
AustraliaOP32,50060,00045,000
P50,00050,00050,000
ChinaOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
Hong KongOP19,50036,00027,000
P30,00030,00030,000
JapanOP19,50036,00027,000
P30,00030,00030,000
SingaporeOP22,75042,00031,500
P35,00035,00035,000
ThailandOP19,50036,00027,000
P30,00030,00030,000

Middle East and South Asia Avios Points Upgrade

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationWorld Traveller to World Traveller PlusWorld Traveller Plus to Club WorldClub World to First
BahrainOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
IndiaOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
MaldivesOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
PakistanOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
QatarOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
Saudi ArabiaOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
UAEOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000

South America Avios Points Upgrade

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationWorld Traveller to World Traveller PlusWorld Traveller Plus to Club WorldClub World to First
ArgentinaOP13,00024,00018,000
P20,00020,00020,000
BahamasOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
BarbadosOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
BrazilOP19,50036,00027,000
P30,00030,00030,000
Costa RicaOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
JamaicaOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
St KittsOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000
St LuciaOP16,25030,00022,500
P25,00025,00025,000

If you’re collecting Avios you will want to read our guide on How Avios Points Work, it’s packed with advice on how to collect Avios Points in the fastest way, and how to look out for special offers with the largest Avios point rewards!