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Benefits of Etihad Guest

Join Etihad Guest and start enjoying rewards

When you first join Etihad Guest you can start enjoying the benefits of one of the worlds most rewarding frequent flyer programmes.

Book your first flight and use your membership number and you will earn Etihad Guest Miles, keep collecting these miles on flights, with our partners or with a co-branded credit card and the rewards open to you are endless. You can use your miles to upgrade cabin, take a flight to a dream destination or an item from the reward shop.

That on top of all this we offer you tier benefits at each level: Silver, Gold, Platinum. Dependent on your tier level you can enjoy lounge access, priority check-in and excess baggage allowance.

As an Etihad Guest member you will have the opportunity to use your miles to get an instant upgrade on to the next higher cabin, as well as being top of our waitlist priority, however it is subject to availability

Etihad Guest Miles are valid for 2 years from the date they are earned for Etihad Guest Members.

Discover the benefits

Comparison table of different Etihad Guest tier benefits
Etihad Guest Benefits Etihad Guest SilverEtihad Guest GoldEtihad Guest Platinum
Attaining a Tier125,000 Tier Miles20 Tier Segments50,000 Tier Miles 40 Tier Segments125,000 Tier Miles60 Tier Segments
Maintaining a Tier220,000Tier Miles15 Tier Segments40,000 Tier Miles 30 Tier Segments100,000 Tier Miles48 Tier Segments
Tier Level Expiry3, 111 year2 years2 years
Guest Miles Expiry2.5 years3 years3 years
Tier Miles Bonus25%50%75%
Guaranteed Economy Seat 4,524 hours if booked in advanceBooked in advance48hrs24 hours if booked in advanceBooked in advance24hrs48 hours if booked in advanceBooked in advance12hrs
Guaranteed Business Seat4,5Not Applicable-Not Applicable-48 hours if booked in advanceBooked in advance48hrs
Lounge Access information
Lounge Access within Abu Dhabi International Airport6, 10SelfAl Reem LoungeSelf + GuestBusiness Class LoungeSelf + Guest First Class Lounge
Lounge Access - Etihad Network 10,12SelfAbu Dhabi Intl AirportBelgrade Nikola Tesla Intl AirportSeychelles Intl Airport Self + GuestBusiness Class LoungeSelf + GuestFirst Class Lounge
Lounge Access - World Wide6, 7, 12, 13SelfBelgrade Nikola Tesla Intl AirportSeychelles Intl AirportSelf + GuestPremium LoungeSelf + guest Premium Lounge
Priority Check-in8ApplicableApplicable Applicable
Priority Boarding8Not ApplicableApplicable Applicable
Fast Track Immigration & Baggage8Not Applicable Applicable Applicable
Gold Discretionary Nomination3Not ApplicableNot Applicable Applicable
3rd Party Nomination9Not ApplicableApplicable Applicable
Premium TwitterNot ApplicableExclusive offersExclusive offers
Excess Baggage Allowance - Piece Concept Routes
Economy Class1 Pc @ 23kgs1 Pc @ 23kgs1 Pc @ 23kgs
Business ClassFirst Class1 Pc @ 32kgs1 Pc @ 32kgs1 Pc @ 32kgs
Excess Baggage Allowance – Weight Concept Routes
Economy ClassBusiness ClassFirst Class10 kgs15 kgs20 kgs

How you can use your Etihad Guest Miles



  1. Within any rolling 12 month period
  2. Within your qualifying year
  3. Applicable only when you attain the Tier prior to 08 October 2017.
  4. Applicable to guests that are travelling on all Etihad Airways flights. Excluding discounted tickets.
  5. Bookable in the highest Economy and Business class fare (Corporate fares or ADGETP discounts not allowed). Multi-flyer tickets are not eligible for this benefit.
  6. Applicable to guests that are travelling on all Etihad Airways, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles and Etihad Partner flights (For Etihad Guest Gold and Platinum members only). For more details please visit our reward flight page and Etihad Airways Partner (EAP) page. Excluding discounted tickets.
  7. Etihad Guest Gold and Platinum members can access all Etihad Airways Partner’s 3rd Party Lounges (i.e. a lounge that is not owner/operated by the operating flight carrier) across the whole EAP network. (Excluding Skyteam and Oneworld lounges)
  8. This service can be offered if the facility is available and permitted by local authorities.
  9. You can nominate one other person to act on your behalf and manage your account.
  10. First Class lounge access is only for Etihad Guest Platinum members travelling on Etihad Airways operated flight in Abu Dhabi International Airport.
  11. Once you have attained an Etihad Guest Tier Status after 08 October2017, your status is valid for: one year for Etihad Guest Silver Members, Etihad Guest Gold and Etihad Guest Platinum Members.
  12. From 01 October Silver members no longer receive Al Reem lounge access in Abu Dhabi & Belgrade Nikola Tesla Intl Airport when travelling on JU marketed and operated flights.
  13. Air Serbia’s Premium Lounge at Nikola Tesla Airport will have new operating hours, from 5am to 8pm daily starting from Sunday, 1 October 2017. During non-operating hours, eligible Etihad Guest frequent flyers will be able to use the lounge facility operated by the airport (Nikola Tesla Lounge) in the transit area between gate A4 and A5