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[Expired] Capital One Offers 15% Transfer Bonus to Avianca LifeMiles [Until September 30]

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Capital One has just launched a new transfer bonus to the Avianca LifeMiles program. The LifeMiles program can be quite valuable for those looking to book premium cabin Star Alliance award tickets, giving those with a large balance of Capital One Miles significantly more value on upcoming bookings.

Here are the details of the promotion and how you can get the most out of it.

Capital One Avianca LifeMiles Transfer Bonus

Through September 30, 2023, Capital One is offering a 15% transfer bonus when you transfer Capital One Miles to Avianca LifeMiles. This gives you a transfer rate of 1:1.15.

There is no registration required and no limit to the number of bonus miles you can receive for transferring.

Capital One Miles can be earned from everyday spending on a variety of cards, including the Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card, Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card, Capital One Venture X Business Card (Information collected independently. Not reviewed by Capital One).

Hot Tip: If you’re looking for more transfer bonus options this month, check out our guide to the current credit card and loyalty program transfer bonuses.

How To Maximize Avianca LifeMiles Redemptions

Fly Lufthansa First Class From 87,000 Points

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Lufthansa First Class. Image Credit: Greg Stone

A great way to put your new balance of Avianca LifeMiles to good use is to fly from New York (JFK) to Frankfurt (FRA) in Lufthansa First Class for 87,000 points, which would cost just 76,000 Capital One miles before the 15% transfer bonus.

Fly Swiss Business Class From 63,000 Points

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Swiss Air business class seats. Image Credit: Swiss Air

You can fly from East Coast cities to Switzerland in Swiss Business Class for 63,000 Lifemiles, which would set you back just 55,000 Capital One Miles when adding in the 15% transfer bonus.

Hot Tip: For more excellent recommendations, check out our guide to the best ways to redeem Avianca LifeMiles for maximum value.

Final Thoughts

If you’re looking to book some travel for the future, taking advantage of a transfer bonus like this can be a great way to save yourself some miles, especially if you aren’t picky about when you travel or where you’ll go. You can easily take advantage of Avianca’s great partners, including United, Lufthansa, Swiss, ANA, and more!

The information regarding the Capital One Venture X Business Card was independently collected by Upgraded Points and not provided nor reviewed by the issuer.

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Boasting a portfolio of over 20 cards, Jarrod has been an expert in the points and miles space for over 6 years. He earns and redeems over 1 million points per year and his work has been featured in outlets like The New York Times.


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