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Air Seychelles was established in 1978 and began long-haul service in 1983. The airline currently offers international flights to Abu Dhabi, Johannesburg, Paris,  Bombay, Dar es Salaam, Antananarivo and Mauritius.

Air Seychelles also offers more than 210 domestic scheduled flights a week from Mahé (Seychelles)  to Praslin and easy to book charter services to many other of the most beautiful islands in the archipelago

As the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, Air Seychelles is a pillar of tourism, the island nation’s strongest and growing economic sector. The airline maintains a strategic partnership with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates.

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Earn Etihad Guest Miles with Air Seychelles

You can now earn Etihad Guest Miles, Etihad Tier Miles and Tier Segments when traveling with Air Seychelles. Simply quote your Etihad Guest Number when making a booking with Air Seychelles and remember to present your Etihad Guest Card at check-in. The number of miles earned will depend on the class of booking as shown below.

Flights eligible for Accrual
     • All International flights operated and marketed by Air Seychelles.
     • All flights operated by Air Seychelles and marketed by Etihad Airways.

Note: Members who travel on Air Seychelles after 1st June 2016 will accrue based on the table below.

Cabin Class Booking Class Earned Miles (Pre 1st June 2016) Earned Miles (Post 1st June 2016)
Business Flex J, C, D, 175% 175%
Business Classic I 130% 130%
Business Saver P 0% 115%
Economy Flex K, Y, M 100% 100%
Economy Classic H, L 75% 75%
Economy Classic V, S 50% 75%
Economy Saver G, B, Q, 50% 50%
Economy Deals W 50% 25%
Economy Deals N 0% 25%

Claim Missing Partner Miles

Please retain your tickets and boarding passes until your miles are credited to your account. If you do not receive the credits within six weeks, please advise the Etihad Guest Service Centre . Missing miles can be claimed up to 6 months from the date of travel.

Service benefits

For Etihad Guest Silver, Gold and Platinum members on Air Seychelles flights:

1. Applicable on revenue tickets for Air Seychelles operated flights.
2. Only when traveling on Air Seychelles operated flights.
3. Only where service is offered.
4. Bookable in the highest Economy Class fare.
5. Accompanying guest should be traveling on Air Seychelles.
6. Bookable in the highest Business Class fare.
7. The seat will be confirmed on any available flight on the chosen date and chosen route but not necessarily on the requested flight.
8. Lounge Access is applicable in the following airports: AUH, SEZ, MRU, JNB, HKG, DAR, TNR, BOM and CDG.
Etihad Guest Etihad Guest Silver Etihad Guest Gold Etihad Guest Platinum
Tier Bonus 25% 50% 75%
Waitlist Priority 1
Guaranteed Economy Seat 2, 4 If booked 48 hrs in advance If booked 24 hrs in advance If booked 12 hrs in advance
Guaranteed Business Seat 2, 7, 8 If booked 48 hrs in advance
Upgrades using Miles 1
Lounge Access 2, 5, 8 Self Self and guest Self and guest
Priority Check-In and Boarding Business Class check-in counter Business Class check-in counter
Gold Discretionary Nomination For 1 Guest
3rd Party Nomination
Baggage Allowance
Piece Concept 1Pc up to 23 Kg 1Pc up to 32 Kg 1Pc up to 32 Kg
Weight Concept 10 Kg 20 Kg 20 Kg

Terms and Conditions

Earning Etihad Guest Miles with Air Seychelles

  • Invalid booking classes for accrual -  Z, O, X, R, T. 
  • Flights marketed by Air Seychelles and operated by a third-party carrier other than Air Seychelles or Etihad Airways will not be eligible for Etihad Guest Miles accrual.
  • Charter flights operated by Air Seychelles are not eligible for mileage accrual.
  • Flights taken on Air Seychelles are eligible to earn Etihad Guest Tier Miles and therefore contribute to earning or maintaining your Etihad Guest Silver, Gold or Platinum Tier.
  • All flights taken before the 1st of June will earn miles as per the old earning table.
  • All flights taken after the 1st of June will earn miles as per the new earning table.