Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan, Delta SkyMiles, Virgin America Elevate and American Airlines AAdvantage in top five
One of the best ways to save big bucks on travel is to take advantage of an airline's frequent flyer program. Not all loyalty programs are created equal; the best offer plenty of ways to earn and redeem miles, ample network coverage and lots of flight options for when it comes time to book that free flight.
Fourteen airline loyalty programs were chosen by a panel of points-and-miles experts as the most beneficial for North American travelers. For the past four weeks, our readers have been voting for their favorites, and the results are in.
The top 10 winners in the category Best Frequent Flyer Program are as follows:
- Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards
- Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan
- Delta SkyMiles
- Virgin America Elevate
- American Airlines AAdvantage
- United MileagePlus
- JetBlue TrueBlue
- British Airways Executive Club
- WestJet Rewards
- Air Canada Altitude & Aeroplan
A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to picked the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Experts Brad Cohen (Thirsty Explorer), Matthew Klint (Live and Let's Fly) and Sean McQuay (NerdWallet) were chosen based on their expertise of reward travel.
Congratulations to all our winners in the category Best Frequent Flyer Program.License the 10Best Readers' Choice Award Logo