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Convert HSBC Reward points into Flying Returns points


Convert your HSBC Reward points into Flying Returns points

Are you an HSBC cardholder and a Flying Returns member? You can now convert your HSBC Reward points into Flying Returns points to earn upgrades and reward flights faster.

Offer Overview


Call HSBC or complete a redemption form to request points transfer


Find converted points in your Flying Returns account within 10 working days

Eligible Cards

HSBC Reward points can now help you upgrade your cabin class or earn reward flights. This offer applies to all HSBC primary credit cardholders, excluding corporate cardholders, as per the details below. Customers with multiple HSBC cards can combine reward points at the time of redemption.

Eligible HSBC credit cards 
HSBC Reward Points : Flying Returns points
HSBC Premier

HSBC Classic


HSBC Smart Value

HSBC Platinum



Here’s an example: If you’re 350 Flying Returns points shy of redeeming a reward flight ticket and you have 350 HSBC Reward points on your Premier credit card, you can convert those points into Flying Returns points and get yourself the reward flight. It’s that easy! 

Pro tip: Initiate your conversion request early. It takes approximately 10 working days for points to appear in your Flying Returns account.

Two Ways to Convert

  • Convert your Reward points by calling HSBC. Call now and fly in style with Air India!
    1. Premier cardholders: 1800 266 3456 or 1800 120 4722  
    2. All other cardholders: 1800 267 3456 or 1800 121 2208 
    3. Overseas members: +91-40-65118002 or +91-22-71728002 
  • Complete a points transfer redemption form  and submit it to your nearest HSBC branch. 

About HSBC   

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organizations. We serve over 39 million customers through their global businesses: Wealth and Personal Banking, Commercial Banking, and Global Banking & Markets. Their expansive network covers 62 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, North America, and Latin America. 

Terms and Conditions 

  • Upon redemption, the Reward points thus claimed will be automatically deducted from the accumulated points balance in the HSBC card member's account.
  • Customers can transfer HSBC Reward points only to their own Flying Returns account. Points transfer to any other Flying Returns account is not permitted. 
  • HSBC and Air India reserve the right to extend or terminate this program without prior notice. 
  • A card member cannot transfer points to another member or credit card account. 
  • Once HSBC Reward points are converted into Flying Returns points, the transaction cannot be reversed or cancelled.  
  • The terms and conditions of this offer shall be governed by the laws of India. 
  • Any dispute arising from this offer shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of competent courts in Mumbai. 
  • All Air India and Flying Returns terms and conditions apply. Click here for a detailed version. 
  • For detailed terms and conditions of HSBC Reward redemption, click here. This facility is open to all valid HSBC credit cardholders who are eligible for the HSBC Rewards Programme.
  • All terms and conditions of the HSBCs Rewards Programme are applicable unless otherwise mentioned. 
  • For any conversion request to Flying Returns points, membership account will be credited in approximately 10 working days from the date of receiving the request. Whilst HSBC shall endeavour to execute all conversion requests within this period, HSBC shall not be liable in any way for any delay in crediting the HSBC Rewards points to member’s Flying Returns membership account. 
  • HSBC shall not be liable for any issues related to cardholder's Flying Returns membership and associated privileges. 
  • This facility has been included in the regular Rewards Redemption option on HSBC Credit Card and can be discontinued at the sole discretion of HSBC. 
  • Air India is responsible for the Flying Returns programme. Flying Returns points are issued and redeemed in accordance with Air India’s Frequent Flyer Programme terms and conditions


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