British Airways AARP Discount: Save Up To $200

British Airways AARP Discount: Save Up To $200

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There are a few good ways to save money for travel on British Airways that originates in the US:

As of this post, the British Airways Visa Signature® Card 10% discount is valid for travel throughout British Airways’ schedule.

However, the AARP British Airways offer is valid for bookings through January 31, 2022.

The British Airways AARP discount is valid for:

  • $200 off the cost of a Club World ticket
  • $65 off the cost of a World Traveller ticket (not valid for Basic fares) and World Traveller Plus ticket

It’s great that this offer is still around. I should also mention that the terms now say that “this offer is not combinable with any other discount or deal,” though as of now the AARP discount and BA Visa discount still seem to be combining just fine.

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  1. J Guest

    I have been trying to book a round trip business class ticket using the AARP link for 3 weeks now. I final got frustrated enough I called BA. They told me they no longer allow AARP discounts on discounted business class fairs. Since most of Europe is currently available for ~$2,000 round trip from the West Coast, they will not honor the AARP discount in addition to the current "discounted" BA prices.

    This is...

    I have been trying to book a round trip business class ticket using the AARP link for 3 weeks now. I final got frustrated enough I called BA. They told me they no longer allow AARP discounts on discounted business class fairs. Since most of Europe is currently available for ~$2,000 round trip from the West Coast, they will not honor the AARP discount in addition to the current "discounted" BA prices.

    This is very disappointing...

    Ben can you verify you are seeing the same thing on your end?

  2. Marc Miller Guest

    The AARP & BA "ChaseBA10" discount code stack worked for me the first week of January. At first it would error out as Lonjax indicates above, but after being relentless one weekend I got it to work once:). Managed Houston - Inverness, Scotland in June for $1600 r/t for TWO tickets!!! The combined discounts worked out to be $350 or $175/ticket. After this purchase I never was able to manage the "stack" again as I...

    The AARP & BA "ChaseBA10" discount code stack worked for me the first week of January. At first it would error out as Lonjax indicates above, but after being relentless one weekend I got it to work once:). Managed Houston - Inverness, Scotland in June for $1600 r/t for TWO tickets!!! The combined discounts worked out to be $350 or $175/ticket. After this purchase I never was able to manage the "stack" again as I am still shopping Houston - Munich for Oktoberfest. Finding the better options on the consolidator front though via Kayak / Justfly.com. I think BA caught on to the stacking situation and put a stop to it altogether.

  3. LonJax Guest

    I can't get the AARP and Chase discounts to stack. If I start at AARP website to book I keep getting an error message telling me the ChaseBA10 no longer works. If I start at BA.com there is no mechanism to add an AARP membership number. I phoned BA and they said call Chase. I called Chase and they said call AARP. Help?

  4. Fan Zheng New Member

    Lucky, Is is still valid for $65 off premium economy?

  5. IRIA Guest

    You must be at least 50 years of age to join as a full member of AARP — or be the spouse of a full member of AARP, regardless of your age — but associate membership is also available to people younger than the age of 50… …and this is where the sticking point lies: by eliminating the AARP rate, this means that only members of the Starwood Preferred Guest program who are at least...

    You must be at least 50 years of age to join as a full member of AARP — or be the spouse of a full member of AARP, regardless of your age — but associate membership is also available to people younger than the age of 50… …and this is where the sticking point lies: by eliminating the AARP rate, this means that only members of the Starwood Preferred Guest program who are at least 62 years of age can qualify for the Senior rate. The AARP rate yielded a discount from five percent to as much as 15 percent off of the room rate at participating hotel and resort properties of Starwood Preferred Guest. Some people consider the disappearance of the AARP rate to be good news: “Well I for one am glad the AARP rate is replaced by the Senior rate” is what FlyerTalk member drron opined. “It had been nearly impossible to get a decent senior rate when AARP was around.

  6. Rob P Guest

    @steve BA is actually an airline you want to pay cash for a lot of the time imo. Those YQ are killer.

  7. Tom Guest

    Steve

    I think you will find that BA has great load factors on flights to and from the US, most of whom are paying cash

  8. steve Guest

    only relevant if you are ever going to consider paying cash for a BA ticket. :/

  9. palefire Guest

    +1 to Rich's comment.

  10. Ted Guest

    "Extended but devalued" is a great summary of British Airways these days!

  11. Rich New Member

    I could never get this to work for Premium Economy anyway. it would show as discounted but when you compared to a regular search, the price was always the same. At least they are being transparent about it now.

  12. Quest Bohman Fanning Gold

    AARP Associate membership (or the regular one, if you're over 50) is a great way to save money all over the place. Right after I joined I was offered several years of extension for an average of under $9 a year. That's not at all hard to recoup if you find a deal even once every few years.

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J Guest

I have been trying to book a round trip business class ticket using the AARP link for 3 weeks now. I final got frustrated enough I called BA. They told me they no longer allow AARP discounts on discounted business class fairs. Since most of Europe is currently available for ~$2,000 round trip from the West Coast, they will not honor the AARP discount in addition to the current "discounted" BA prices. This is very disappointing... Ben can you verify you are seeing the same thing on your end?

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Marc Miller Guest

The AARP & BA "ChaseBA10" discount code stack worked for me the first week of January. At first it would error out as Lonjax indicates above, but after being relentless one weekend I got it to work once:). Managed Houston - Inverness, Scotland in June for $1600 r/t for TWO tickets!!! The combined discounts worked out to be $350 or $175/ticket. After this purchase I never was able to manage the "stack" again as I am still shopping Houston - Munich for Oktoberfest. Finding the better options on the consolidator front though via Kayak / Justfly.com. I think BA caught on to the stacking situation and put a stop to it altogether.

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LonJax Guest

I can't get the AARP and Chase discounts to stack. If I start at AARP website to book I keep getting an error message telling me the ChaseBA10 no longer works. If I start at BA.com there is no mechanism to add an AARP membership number. I phoned BA and they said call Chase. I called Chase and they said call AARP. Help?

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