Reminder: Ends Tomorrow! British Airways Status Match ( US and Canada Only ) – good for 6 months with option to extend a year after 1 roundtrip

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British Airways has a great status match opportunity for those of us who live in the US or Canada ( or at least have an account registered in either country ) and even if you don’t wish to extend the status, just matching yields 6 months of British Airways elite status. The best part about this is obviously gaining lounge access via One World partners like American and Alaska. Go here for more info

  • BA Silver = One World Sapphire = Business Class Lounge access in foreign countries, ie non-UK countires
  • BA Gold = One World Emerald = First Class Lounge access in foreign countries, ie non-UK countries

This would mean that while you have BA Silver or Gold you could access American Airlines lounges while flying domestically in the US or Canada even on economy tickets. Pretty cool! For this reason alone, this is an awesome deal and worth matching so you can have it for 6 months.

  • Match by 5/7/24
  • Get status for 6 months
  • Fulfill the requirement to keep it while you have the status match ( 2 transatlantic business/first class one way flights to from UK/US/Mexico/Canada) on BA, Iberia, AA that is marketed by BA.

You can go here

Which airlines qualify? Which Status do I match to?

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How do I apply for the British Airways Status Match?

Once you match you’ll have status for 6 months

  1. Join the Executive Club for free, if you’re not already a Member
  2. Apply online by 7 May 2024 using the link below
  3. Upload proof of your status in a Frequent Flyer programme with one of our selected airlines
  4. We’ll review your application to check you’re eligible for tier match – this usually takes five business days
  5. Once approved, you’ll receive an acceptance email and an upgraded digital Membership card

How do I keep British Airways Status for an additional year?

Simple. Complete just a single roundtrip transatlantic flight in Club World Business or First Class while you have your status match, fulfilling the following requirements

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If you’re interested…go here

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1 Comment

  • Lee May 6, 2024

    How long has the wait time folks have experienced. I submitted on 5/1 and again today since i have some upcoming flights and the free seat assignments/blocked seats opening is a great deal in itself along with the lounges.

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