Velocity Frequent Flyer

American Express offer 15% bonus on Velocity transfers

If you missed out in transferring American Express points to Velocity during the Points Expo, you now have another chance.

Members of American Express Membership Rewards can earn a 15% bonus on points transfers to Velocity Frequent Flyer.  In order to take advantage of the offer, you will need to make your transfer by February 14.

The bonus looks to be exclusive to American Express cardholders – and is only available for the first two weeks of February.

Current Offer

  • Offer: 15% bonus on transfers from Membership Rewards to Velocity
  • Dates: Valid for transfers between February 1 and February 14, 2018
  • Conditions: Transfers must be a minimum of 2,000 MR points

This offer is on a par with the offers made a few times a year to other cards. While the bonus rate has varied a little, they have tended to settle on 15% over the last few years,

American Express offer transfers to Velocity from a range of their various Membership Rewards programs. These include the Ascent, Gateway, Premium Ascent, Business Ascent and David Jones Membership Rewards programs.

The Terms and Conditions of the transfer offer are:

Terms and Conditions

To transfer Membership Rewards points for Velocity Points you must be enrolled in Membership Rewards Ascent, Gateway, Premium Ascent, Business Ascent or David Jones Membership Rewards program and be a member of Velocity Frequent Flyer.To receive 15% Bonus Velocity Points you must transfer Membership Rewards points to Velocity between 1/02/2018 and 14/02/2018.

About the author


Mark is the founder of FlyStayPoints, and caught the travel bug early in life. He discovered the benefits of travel loyalty programs in 2001, and is always learning how they can make travel better.

While work takes him between Perth and Melbourne, he is always plotting his next adventure.