How Many Virgin Points to Upgrade – Ultimate Virgin Points Calculator

If your Virgin Point account balance has started to rise, you may be looking for a way to use them for a nice upgrade in to either Premium Economy or Upper Class.

The Virgin Point system can be a little complicated for newcomers, and can be confusing.

We have put together a user friendly Virgin Points Upgrade Calculator Chart. Simply browse through destinations alphabetically and by continent to find out how many Virgin Points you need for your upgrade!

We have collated all the information for the 2021 to 2022 season, and show you how many Virgin Point you’ll need for an upgrade between cabins all the Virgin Atlantic destinations worldwide!

Fortunately Virgin Atlantic, unlike other airlines, allow you to use your points to jump two cabins. This means you can book a seat in Economy and use your points to upgrade yourself in to Upper Class – which is Virgin’s business cabin class.

Virgin have a great updated flight comparison chart for each cabin – check it out at Virgin Comparison Chart

North America Flights – Virgin Points Needed for an Upgrade

All Virgin Points shown are for single one way fares – for a return fare, just double the Points!

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationEconomy to Premium Premium to Upper ClassEconomy to Upper Class
AtlantaOP11,20023,70035,600
P16,20028,70043,100
BostonOP8,70023,70035,600
P13,70028,70043,100
Las VegasOP13,70033,70050,600
P18,70038,70058,100
Los AngelesOP13,70033,70050,600
P18,70038,70058,100
MiamiOP11,20023,70035,600
P16,20028,70043,100
New YorkOP8,70023,70035,600
P13,70028,70043,100
OrlandoOP11,20023,70035,600
P16,20028,70043,100
San FranciscoOP13,70033,70050,600
P18,70038,70058,100
SeattleOP13,70033,70050,600
P18,70038,70058,100
WashingtonOP8,70028,70035,600
P13,70028,70043,100

Africa Flight – Virgin Points Needed for an Upgrade

All Virgin Points shown are for single one way fares – for a return fare, just double the Points!

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationEconomy to PremiumPremium to Upper ClassEconomy to Upper Class
JohannesburgOP12,50028,70043,100
P21,20033,70050,600
LagosOP12,50028,70043,100
P21,20033,70050,600

Asia Flights – Virgin Points Needed for an Upgrade

All Virgin Points shown are for single one way fares – for a return fare, just double the Points!

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationEconomy to PremiumPremium to Upper ClassEconomy to Upper Class
DelhiOP8,70018,70028,100
P13,70028,70043,100
Hong KongOP11,20028,70043,100
P16,20033,70050,600
MumbaiOP8,70018,70028,100
P13,70028,70043,100
ShanghaiOP11,20028,70043,100
P16,20033,70050,600

Middle East Flights – Virgin Points Needed for an Upgrade

All Virgin Points shown are for single one way fares – for a return fare, just double the Points!

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationWorld Traveller to World Traveller PlusWorld Traveller Plus to Club WorldClub World to First
Tel AvivOP8,00014,00021,000
P10,00016,50024,700

South America Avios Points Upgrade for an Upgrade

All Virgin Points shown are for single one way fares – for a return fare, just double the Points!

(OP = Off Peak : P = Peak)

DestinationEconomy to PremiumPremium to Upper ClassEconomy to Upper Class
AntiguaOP8,70028,70043,100
P13,70033,70050,600
BarbadosOP8,70028,70043,100
P13,70033,70050,600
GrenadaOP8,70028,70043,100
P13,70033,70050,600
JamaicaOP8,70028,70043,100
P13,70033,70050,600
TobagoOP8,70028,70043,100
P13,70033,70050,600

If you’re collecting Virgin Points you will want to read our guide on How Virgin Points Work, it’s packed with helpful tips or you if you want to know how to collect Virgin Points fast, we have a guide for that too!

When you’re ready – check out the latest Virgin Atlantic Flying Club offers and point savings!