If you fly with WestJet often, you might consider enrolling in its rewards program called WestJet Rewards. It is a loyalty program that allows members to accumulate and redeem points for flights, car rentals, hotel rooms, vacation packages and other benefits and privileges.
Do a quick online registration
To create a WestJet Rewards account, the first step is to visit the official website. Once on the home page, click on the “Join now” button located in the upper right corner of the page.
– Complete the registration form
You will now access a registration form that you will need to complete. This form asks you to provide personal information such as your name, address, telephone number and email address.
– Create password and security question
Next, you need to create a password for your account, along with a security question and answer. Be sure to choose a strong and unique access code, and remember to keep it confidential.
– Accept the general conditions
Before completing your registration, you will need to read and agree to the WestJet Rewards Terms and Conditions. Be sure to read them carefully to understand your rights and obligations as a member.
– Confirm your email address
You will then receive an email to confirm your email address. Simply click on the link provided in the email to verify your email address and activate your account.
– Start earning and redeeming points
Congratulations, you are now a WestJet Rewards member! You can start earning points (dollars) on every flight you take with the Canadian carrier, as well as on hotels, car rentals and vacation packages booked through the WestJet website. Points can be redeemed for award tickets, upgrades and more.
Earn unlimited Dollars and turn them into exclusive benefits
WestJet is a Canadian airline that has gained popularity due to its affordable prices and friendly customer service. However, what many people don’t know is that it also offers a rewards program that allows frequent flyers to accumulate points and benefits.
This loyalty program rewards customers for their loyalty to WestJet. Members accumulate dollars (1 dollar is equivalent to 1 CAD) which they can redeem for flights, vacation packages and other travel-related expenses. The program has Silver, Gold and Platinum levels, including entry level Teal
Members can join the program for free and start earning WestJet dollars for every booking made with the airline. The number of dollars earned depends on the fare class, distance traveled and status level. Members can also earn bonus dollars by using a co-branded credit card or by booking with one of the hotel or rental car partners. Passengers can then redeem their dollars for flights, vacation packages and other travel-related expenses.
Unlock exclusive perks
Access a range of frequent flyer benefits including tiers, up to 8% back in WestJet dollars, priority services, upgrades and more.
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Upgrade your membership by earning statuses
The Canadian company’s loyalty program offers four types of membership: Teal, Silver, Gold and Platinum. Basic membership is free, while other tiers require you to accumulate a certain amount of qualifying spend in a calendar year.
This is the second level and members can achieve this status by accumulating $3000 in a calendar year. In addition to the benefits offered to Teal members, Silver members receive priority check-in, boarding and baggage handling. They also receive lounge vouchers, advance seat selection and bonus WestJet dollars on flights.
This is the second highest level and members can achieve this status by accumulating $5000 during a calendar year. In addition to the benefits listed above, members with this status receive two complimentary checked bags, priority security screening and airport lounge access including access to priority phone and email support.
This is the highest level of membership in the program and offers a variety of benefits to travelers namely: Priority access to security lines, discounts on upgrades and seat selections, flight changes and cancellations free of charge, earn double points and exclusive experiences every month, …
Status Lift: Get access to more benefits and privileges
WestJet Lift Status is a tiered program that gives people who earn points in the WestJet Rewards system access to exclusive promotions, discounts and other benefits on flights and services offered by the Canadian airline.
This status will be granted to you a maximum of three times per year, when you reach spending of $15,000, $30,000 and $45,000 during a calendar year, with your WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard.