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When you return to flying, your WestJet Rewards will be waiting.

We’ve made some changes to tier status and qualifying periods, companion vouchers, and lounge access while travel is affected by COVID‑19. To see how these changes may impact you, see Program news and updates.

WestJet Rewards tiers and benefits

Whether you travel every week or a few times a year, your travel with WestJet is rewarded. You’ll earn valuable WestJet dollars, and the more you spend with us, the faster you’ll move up through our tiers to receive even more benefits. Explore the four tiers below or quickly compare tiers and benefits.

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As a Platinum member, your loyalty is elevated to the highest level of perks and benefits. You’ll enjoy an eight per cent earn rate on WestJet flights, a comprehensive range of priority services, unlimited lounge access and advance seat selection, and the highest priority for complimentary upgrades with the purchase of an eligible fare. Reach new heights with Platinum.

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For the frequent flyer who appreciates a superior experience. As a Gold member you will unlock a wide range of benefits including a dedicated priority support number, priority boarding, unlimited lounge access, complimentary upgrades with the purchase of an eligible fare, and more. Go on, go for Gold!

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With Silver, we are giving you more and raising the bar so you can experience a Rewards program with an exceptional range of benefits. Not only will you earn WestJet dollars, you will also enjoy your first and second checked bags free, priority check-in, airport lounge vouchers, the opportunity for complimentary upgrades with the purchase of an eligible fare, and more.

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Our entry tier ensures that whenever you travel with us you are rewarded with WestJet dollars, and gives you the chance to earn when you book with our partners. Add in a WestJet RBC Mastercard to earn even faster.

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WestJet Rewards tiers and benefits

Effective November 24, 2020


Milestone awards

Effective December 9, 2019

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In addition to status and flight benefits, you are eligible to receive awards for achieving specific qualifying spend1 milestones during your qualifying year.11 Awards issued at $8,000 and above come with a choice of award options. If eligible, you’ll be notified to make your choice, and you’ll need to choose and use your award before the expiry date, which is one year from the date the milestone is achieved.11 Check the status of your milestone awards.

New! As of February 10, 2021, Platinum and Gold members can exchange a milestone award earned at $6,000 or higher for two gifts of Gold status to give to friends or family members that can each be used on a round-trip flight. Learn more

Qualifying spend milestone Award
$4,000 WestJet-wide companion voucher
$6,000 WestJet-wide companion voucher
$8,000 Choice of: WestJet-wide companion voucher, four guest lounge vouchers, or six guest advance seat selection vouchers.
Every $2,000 increment beyond Choice of: WestJet-wide companion voucher, four guest lounge vouchers, or six guest advance seat selection vouchers.

A companion voucher valid for one round-trip WestJet flight anywhere we fly is awarded for achieving the $4,000 and $6,000 qualifying spend milestones, and is also offered as an award option for milestone awards issued at $8,000 and above. To use the companion voucher, you must purchase one WestJet-marketed and operated flight in Economy or Premium for travel anywhere WestJet flies in North America, Central America, the Caribbean or Europe and the second guest on the same itinerary will only pay the taxes, fees and charges and other ATC (Air Transportation Charges).

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  • Valid for new bookings only. Not valid on existing reservations, reservations made through a travel agent or a third-party online booking tool.
  • Voucher number and expiry date are available when you sign into your account at westjet.com.
  • Booking must be made prior to the voucher expiry date; travel may occur after the voucher expiry date subject to flight schedule availability at the time of booking.
  • Valid on all published Basic, Econo, EconoFlex, Premium and PremiumFlex fares, including seat sale fares and flights paid for in whole or in part with WestJet dollars. Not valid on Business, BusinessFlex or Member Exclusive fares, nor combinable with a discount code. The same fare type must be booked for both member and companion.
  • Valid for round-trip travel anywhere in WestJet's network on itineraries marketed and wholly operated by WestJet (including WestJet Encore or WestJet Link by Pacific Coastal Airlines); not valid on a WestJet Vacations, group or charter booking or when travelling with WestJet's code-share or interline partners.
  • Valid for travel at any time with no restrictions or blackout periods.
  • May only be used by member and one companion travelling on the same itinerary; vouchers are non-transferable. Maximum one companion voucher may be used per booking.
  • Base fare of the second guest on the itinerary will be waived. Applicable taxes, fees and charges and other ATC (Air Transportation Charges) are the responsibility of the guest and must be paid at time of booking.
  • Features associated to fare type purchased will apply to both member and companion.
  • Bookings made on westjet.com must originate from Canada and will be charged in Canadian dollars only. Bookings originating from outside Canada must be made through WestJet’s contact centre; reservations will be charged in either Canadian dollars or an available currency offered by WestJet at time of booking (e.g. GBP, EUR, etc.).
  • Changes or cancellations to companion voucher bookings are allowed, except when a Basic fare has been purchased, which is a 100% non-refundable fare with no change options allowed. Bookings may be changed or cancelled online via Manage Trips. Guests are required to pay all applicable fees based on the fare type purchased for each ticket, plus the difference in fare on the regular ticket, if applicable. Changes must be made prior to the expiry date of the voucher used for the booking.
  • Voucher is valid for one-time use only. If booking is eligible for cancellation based on fare option purchased, voucher will be reinstated to the account; original expiry date of voucher applies. If one-way travel is booked, voucher will be deemed fully used and the return portion of travel is forfeited. If booking is made in the Basic fare option, it is not eligible for cancellation (except within 24 hours of initial booking) and voucher will be forfeited.
  • Voucher may only be used as described and has no monetary or other exchange value.
  • Terms and conditions of this voucher are subject to the Program Terms and Conditions at the time of redemption.

How to use a companion voucher


Guest lounge vouchers are offered as an award option for milestone awards issued to members with qualifying spend of $8,000 and higher. Guest lounge vouchers may be used for guests (e.g. colleagues, friends, extended family members) travelling with you who do not have access through your regular tier benefits. With guest lounge vouchers you’ll be everyone’s new best friend.

Voucher terms and conditions


Advance seat selection vouchers are offered as an award option for milestone awards issued to members with qualifying spend of $8,000 and higher. These vouchers may be used for other guests travelling with you on the same reservation and are in addition to the guest vouchers awarded as part of your tier benefits. From a family vacation to Europe, to a buddy trip to Las Vegas, and everything in between, your travel companions will enjoy complimentary advance seat selection when travelling with you.

Voucher terms and conditions

Gift of Gold vouchers are offered to Platinum and Gold members as an exchange option for milestone awards earned at $6,000 and higher. Each available milestone award (or the vouchers selected for that award) may be exchanged for two Gift of Gold vouchers to give Gold status to friends or family members on one round-trip flight each. Now your friends and family can also experience more when they fly, even when they are not travelling with you.

Exchange a milestone award for Gift of Gold vouchers

When flying with Delta

Our partnership with Delta gives WestJet Rewards Platinum, Gold and Silver members benefits like preferred seating, complimentary baggage allowance, priority services and lounge access to Delta Sky Club® when flying with Delta. See our Delta Air Lines partner page for full details.