Five things to do with 20,000 Virgin Points

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Virgin Red
by Lucy Ayres
31 January 2024

Extraordinary experiences are great when you’ve earned them, but how about winning 20,000 Virgin Points to help you reach your 2024 travel goals?   

Together with Virgin Red, Virgin Money is giving members a chance to win 20,000 Virgin Points to spend on a dreamy holiday. So, what’s your ideal destination? Whether you’re hoping to swim in bright blue seas or stroll down city streets, you could do it together with Virgin Red.

Enter the competition below for a chance to get one step closer to the holiday of your dreams! But don’t worry if you’re not one of the lucky winners – sign up to Virgin Red and start earning those points to get you one step closer to amazing rewards. 


The year-round warm weather with just a three-hour time difference is perfect for couples and families alike. Set upon miles of glorious golden sand, Dubai’s spectacular resorts will allow you to luxuriate in five-star glamour while still within reach of the city's bright lights. The nearby desert offers a treasure trove of adventure from camel rides to sand boarding and dune driving. Perfect for travellers of all ages seeking new experiences. 

Head to Dubai with flights starting from 20,000 Virgin Points*.  

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India's tech hub and cultural hotspot seamlessly blends modernity and history. Explore historical landmarks, see vibrant street art and indulge in South Indian street food that will have your tastebuds tingling. Nature lovers can escape to Lal Bagh or Cubbon Park for a breath of fresh air while further beyond the city Hampi offers an enigmatic adventure with sacred temples and unique landscapes, making it a must-visit World Heritage Site. 

Book now for Bengaluru – flights starting from 20,000 Virgin Points*. 

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New York 

Discover the magic of The Big Apple, where Times Square dazzles and Central Park offers a peaceful retreat amid the excitement. Explore famous landmarks like the Empire State Building, enjoy top-notch museums like MoMA, and catch a Broadway show for a taste of the city's cultural flair. From diverse neighbourhoods to iconic sights, New York City is an adventure whether it's your first or tenth visit. And if you’re looking for somewhere to stay, Virgin Hotels has you covered with their Broadway based boutique hotel. Lucky you.

Check out the Virgin Atlantic reward seat offers for a flight to NYC*. 

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A paradise beckons with sun-soaked beaches, crystal-clear waters, and a laid-back island vibes – all you have to do is book. Feel the warmth of the golden sands beneath your feet as you explore pristine beaches, wondrous coves and glorious waterfalls. Each island provides rich and diverse culture, from the reggae rhythms of Jamaica to the colourful carnivals of Barbados, just don't forget to head to markets and local restaurants for mouthwatering cuisine.  

Whether you're unwinding in a hammock or sailing of into the ocean, the Caribbean invites you to relax, recharge, and create cherished memories in a tropical haven. 

The Caribbean awaits – get the details*. 

An aerial image of a cove in Jamaica

Or perhaps a staycation? 

Looking to use your Virgin Points a little closer to home? No problem, book your tickets with Virgin Trains Ticketing and explore all that the UK has to offer.  

Discover the seaside delights of Brighton, the medieval allure of York, or how about Cambridge? Reachable from most cities and has numerous botanical gardens and independent shops to wander through. There are too many places to mention, but with so many places just a train ride away, the lucky winner can spend their points exploring and sightseeing to their hearts content.  

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Book your journey with Virgin Trains Ticketing

Virgin Red is a rewards club that helps you get more from your everyday. Not a member of Virgin Red yet? Sign up and link your Flying Club accounts to earn with every flight.  

*Taxes, fees and carrier-imposed surcharges apply. Reward flights are subject to availability, Virgin Atlantic Flying Club membership required. Terms apply