JetBlue Point Redemptions Now Starting at 3,500 Points

This post may contain affiliate links from our advertising partners, such as American Express. Read my Advertiser Disclosure policy here. Additionally, some of the offers on this page may no longer be available through Deals We Like.

Up until now, the lowest amount of points you could redeem for a free JetBlue flight (one-way) was 5,000 points. Starting a few days ago, that has been reduced to 3,500 points each way, which is great! The amount of points required for a free flight depends on the price of the flight, although there is no fixed point per cent value. Typically, you can get anywhere from 1 to 1.9 cents per point (with the average being around 1.5 cents/point). This news means that a super cheap fare will drop from 1,500 points for a free flight giving you a higher redemption value.

Screen Shot 2014-09-12 at 11.48.06 AM

If you want to read up more on what a JetBlue point is actually worth, I suggest looking at the Wandering Aramean blog as he has done some detailed analysis on this.

And remember, until Monday, September 15, you can earn a 25% bonus by transferring your American Express Membership Reward points to JetBlue.

Comments

    • @Wandering Aramean – Wrote this a few days ago and realized it never posted, so thanks for pointing out. Updated accordingly.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *