- You can currently receive a transfer bonus of 25% when you transfer American Express Membership Rewards points to Flying Blue. Normally you can transfer 1,000 MR points and receive 1,000 Flying Blue miles, during this promotion you’ll receive 1,250(1:1.25).
The Fine Print
- Valid until November 30th, 2019
Here are the previous transfer bonuses American Express has offered to Flying Blue:
- March 18th – April 29th, 2019: 25% bonus
- May 1st – June 15th, 2018: 25% bonus
- September 10th – September 16th, 2012: 35% bonus
- February 1st – February 29th, 2012: 25% bonus
- October 15th till November 26th, 2015: 30%
- November 20th till December 15th, 2014: 30% bonus
- May 1st till May 31st, 2013: 35% bonus
As you can see all of the recent bonuses have been for 25% so this is basically as good as it gets. You can view a full list of historical transfer bonuses by clicking here. Keep in mind that Flying Blue has monthly award sales, but taxes & fees are usually quite high.