What exactly is the Miles & More programme? For all of you who may have asked yourselves that very question over the years, here are a few answers – in the A to Z of Miles & More.
Austrian has been a member of Miles & More since 2000. You can earn and redeem miles with Star Alliance partners and other Miles & More partner airlines. There are more than 40 of these airlines in total.
Here’s where you can find all the Terms and Conditions of Participation in the Miles & More programme in quick, easy-to-read form. So take a look and register right now!
Becoming a member
Not a member of the Miles & More programme yet? Registering for the programme is quick and easy. Just complete the form on our website and start earning miles by using the temporary paper card.
Depending on your frequent flyer status, the Miles & More programme offers a range of different benefits for members. Examples include preferential treatment on waitlists, preferential check-in service, preferential treatment of baggage and greater baggage allowance, and access to airport lounges worldwide.
How many miles do I still need to get my award? How many miles do I need to fly to Asia? What will an upgrade cost me? All these questions and more can be answered quickly and easily using the mileage calculator .
Depending on what status level you have, you receive benefits when checking in at the airport. That means you can enjoy shorter waiting times, use of priority zones and much more besides.
Miles you have earned are automatically credited to your mileage account when you present your card. Should this ever not be case, mileage can also be credited retrospectively if you let us know within six months. To do this, please be absolutely sure to keep hold of the receipts for any flights you want credited.
If you combine your credit card with Miles & More , every day you go shopping is turned into a day you are earning miles, and every euro you spend is immediately turned into a mileage point. As well as this, your miles remain valid for an unlimited period of time, and do not expire after 36 months.
Flights can be purchased with flight awards. Your mileage calculator tells you how many award points you require for which flight.
Miles can be earned not just in the air, but also with Miles & More partners based on the ground. That means hotels, car rental companies, taxi firms and many more. In total, this includes 250 partner companies.
Any information about the programme , the latest offers and personal mileage data can be pulled up on the Miles & More website at any time.
Lufthansa founded Miles & More in 1993. Today, it is the largest and most successful frequent flyer programme in Europe, with 22 million members.
There are three different types of miles. You can distinguish between:
- Status miles : these define your frequent flyer status, and can only be earned on Star Alliance flights.
- Award miles : these miles can be used to shop, and earned with all Miles & More partners.
Simply download the Miles & More App and use the many advantages on your mobile phone. Offers that are specially tailored to your needs await you. Simply collect miles and redeem them, because your service card is always digital with you. By the way, there are 500 miles for the first log-in in the app.
The Miles & More Newsletter offers all the latest offers at a glance, and is sent out every month. You are also credited with 500 miles when you first subscribe.
Miles & More has numerous partners where miles can be earned and redeemed. These include more than 40 partner airlines, hotels, tour operators and car rental companies. There are also numerous partners from other sectors. You can find an overview by clicking here .
The status of frequent flyers depends on how many miles they have earned. The more miles are earned, the higher the status and the more benefits can be used. We distinguish between Frequent Traveler , Senator and HON Circle Members .
The Miles & More programme has partners worldwide. To see who and where they are, check out this overview .