Compare our different Guest tiers and discover their many features

Etihad Guest Etihad Guest Silver Etihad Guest Gold Etihad Guest Platinum
Tier Bonus 25% 50% 75%
Earn Etihad Guest Miles with our partners
Family Membership
Online Redemption via Reward Shop Dedicated Channel
Travel preferences recorded online
Waitlist Priority 1
Guaranteed Economy Seat 2,4,12 If booked 48hrs in advance If booked 24hrs in advance If booked 12 hrs in advance
Guaranteed Business Seat 2,11,12 If booked 48 hrs in advance
Upgrades using miles 1
Instant Upgrades at the airport 1,8,9
Chauffeur Service at all points when traveling in Business or First Class 2,3
Lounge Access - Abu Dhabi International Airport 2,5 Self (Al Reem Lounge) Self and guest (Al Reem Lounge) Self and guest (First Class Lounge)
Lounge Access - EY Network 2,5 Self (Business Class Lounge) Self and guest (Business Class Lounge) Self and guest (First Class Lounge)
Lounge Access - First class Lounge 2,7,13 Self and guest (First Class Lounge)
Excess Baggage Allowance 2,6 10kgs 20kgs 20kgs
Weight Concept From GCC To/From ISC Additional 10kg Additional 20kg Additional 20kg
Piece Concept From All Other Destinations Additional 1 bag, up to 23kg Additional 1 bag, up to 32kg Additional 1 bag, up to 32kg
Priority Check-in and Boarding First class check-in counter
Fast Track Immigration & Baggage 3,10
Gold Discretionary Nomination For 1 Guest
3rd Party Nomination

Etihad Guest Notes

Key Points

  1.  Applicable on revenue tickets for Etihad Airways operated flights.
  2. Only when traveling on Etihad Airways operated flights.
  3. Only where service is offered.Not applicable on promotional fares (including Z RBD). For more information on Chauffeur service, please click here
  4. Bookable in the highest Economy Class fare. Multiflyer tickets are not eligible for this benefit.
  5. Accompanying guest should be traveling on Etihad Airways (commercial tickets).
  6. Not applicable on routes where the piece concept operates.
  7. Access to the First Class Lounge in Abu Dhabi International Airport and access to the luxury lounges exclusive for First Class Guests at all other airports.
  8. On duty manager's discretion and subject to meal/seat availability.
  9. Etihad Guest and Silver members transacting the miles should be present when requesting an Instant Upgrade at the airport for a family member or friend. For Gold and Platinum members, third party nominees can request to process  instant upgrade for  themselves or for the Guests travelling with them, provided the third party nominee details are updated under the Guest profile.
  10. When traveling in Economy Class, this service may be offered only if the facility is available and permitted by local authorities.
  11. Bookable in the highest Business Class fare (Corporate fares or ADGETP discounts not allowed).
  12. The seat will be confirmed on any available flight on the chosen date and chosen route but not necessarily on the requested flight.
  13. The First class Lounge at Terminal 3 in Abu Dhabi is closed for redevelopment.
  14. The above applies to bookings made before 14 September 2015. If your booking is made before this date, the old excess baggage policy applies, even if you are travelling later.

Checked baggage allowance for Etihad Guest members

Weight concept markets: journeys between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the Indian Subcontinent (ISC)

-GCC: the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Omar, Qatar, Saudi Arabia

-ISC: India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal

 Piece concept markets: all other journeys

*Note for Etihad Guest Silver members: Applicable only on Economy Breaking Deals or Economy Saver Fare Choices on a journey with a general baggage allowance policy. The benefit will not be applicable for any other itinerary or fare choice.

These benefits are on top of your Fare Choice baggage allowance.

Etihad Guest Platinum Additional 20kg Additional 1 bag, up to 32kg
Etihad Guest Gold Additional 20kg Additional 1 bag, up to 32kg
Etihad Guest Silver Additional 20kg Additional 1 bag, up to 32kg