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Earn and redeem points with British Airways


Earn and redeem Business Extra points for travel on British Airways within Europe, and between Europe and:

  • Africa

  • Asia

  • Canada

  • Caribbean

  • Central America

  • Mexico

  • Middle East

  • South America

  • South Pacific

  • U.S.

Affiliate airlines

  • BA Cityflyer

  • Comair

  • OpenSkies

  • Sun-Air of Scandinavia

Earn points

To earn Business Extra points when you fly on British Airways marketed and operated flights as well as British Airways codeshare flights operated by other carriers including oneworld® carriers and affiliates:

  • Book an eligible British Airways flight using the American Airlines For Business booking tool and enter your Business Extra account number during booking

  • Add your Business Extra account number to your British Airways traveler profile and book eligible travel directly with British Airways

  • Fly an eligible British Airways route

Redeem points

Business Extra members have three options for redeeming points for round-trip flight awards on partner airlines, including British Airways:

  • PlanAhead awards starting at 2,000 points

  • Anytime awards starting at 5,000 points

  • Partner awards starting at 3,000 points

Visit to redeem points for flight awards »

Flight credit request

If you don't see a flight or points shown on the Flights tab of your account statement, complete the flight credit request form to request credit for any flight taken within the last 12 months since joining the Business Extra program.

You may request credit for flights:

  • Flown within the last 12 months

  • Issued and operated on 001 (AA) ticket stock and flown on American Airlines, American Eagle® or codeshare flights (AA*) operated by British Airways, Iberia, Finnair, Japan Airlines, or Qantas Airways

  • Issued on British Airways 125 (BA) ticket stock, Iberia 075 (IB) ticket stock, and Japan Airlines 131 (JL) ticket stock

Unfortunately, flights taken prior to enrollment in the Business Extra program are not eligible for flight credit.

Contact information

Business Extra customer service

British Airways
British Airways