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Congratulations! Your loyalty has earned you the Silver Tier which means that you can enjoy enhanced benefits and privileges - each selected by us to make your travel experience more rewarding. When you achieve Etihad Guest Silver here is a summary of the fabulous perks you will enjoy.

Key Benefits

25% extra Etihad Guest Miles on every flight*

For all Etihad Airways flights flown, Etihad Guest Silver members will earn a tier miles bonus of 25% additional Etihad Guest Miles on the base miles as a way of saying thank you for their loyalty.

*This bonus is only awarded to the Etihad Guest Miles earned by the member and not for the Etihad Guest Tier Miles.

Dedicated website with secure online account access

Keep a track of how many Etihad Guest Miles you have earned by registering for a secure online account. You can update your personal profile, claim missing miles, view your latest statement and find out more about special offers from Etihad Airways and our partners.

Exclusive Silver Tier Rewards and access to our dedicated Partner Network

Earn Etihad Guest Miles when you shop, drive or stay with one of our growing number of programme partners. Enjoy a host of benefits, from exclusive partner offers and unique spending offers to an array of generous rewards.

Family Membership

Etihad Guest lets you pool all the Etihad Guest Miles earned by anyone in your family (up to eight members) into one single account and benefit from the added flexibility of a Family Membership – to be shared and enjoyed by everyone.

Online redemption at our Reward Shop

Etihad Guest Miles can be redeemed for much more than flight rewards. From indulgent weekend breaks to a wide choice of shopping and fashion. Experience how valuable your Etihad Guest Miles can become using a combination of miles and cash to redeem for any reward.

Travel preferences recorded online

Record your travel preferences online using the 'Your Profile' feature and help us provide you with the recognition you deserve.

By giving us your seat preference and any special meal requests, for example, you save yourself the time and effort of providing these details the next time you book a flight quoting your Etihad Guest Number - we will recall them for you.

Waitlist priority ( 1 )

Enjoy waitlist priority on all our busy routes. Simply quote your Etihad Guest Number when you book a flight and we will make every effort to ensure you can fly whenever you wish to travel.

Guaranteed Economy seat, if booked 48 hours in advance ( 2, 4 )

As an Etihad Guest Silver member, if you make a booking at least 48 hours in advance, we will guarantee you an Economy Class seat on the Etihad Airways flight of your choice – even if the flight is fully booked.

Note: This benefit is applicable only for new bookings and does not include a date change of an existing booking.

Upgrades using miles ( 1 )

Spoil yourself by getting an upgrade using miles to the next higher cabin.

Lounge access ( 2, 6 )

Whenever you travel in Economy Class with Etihad Airways you can enjoy the luxury of our exclusive Business Class Lounge before your flight at all our destinations, However, when traveling or transiting out of Abu Dhabi International Airport with Etihad Airways, you are invited to use the Al Reem Lounge facility in Terminal 1. For your further convenience, you can also use the new dedicated check – in counter in Terminal 1.

Excess baggage allowance ( 2 )

Etihad Guest Silver members can take advantage of free excess baggage allowance of 10 kg above the amount shown on your ticket. Your excess baggage allowance is guaranteed regardless of how full your flight is.

Excess baggage allowance rules listed above apply 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.

Excess baggage allowance ( for bookings made on or after 14 September 2015)

In addition to your standard benefits, Etihad Guest Members booking a ticket on Etihad Airways on or after the 14th of September 2015 will receive extra baggage benefits*.These benefits will be in addition to the ticketed baggage allowance - as part of your fare choice.

-Etihad Guest Silver members travelling to and from "piece concept markets" will receive 1 additional bag (up to 23Kg) as checked baggage when travelling in Economy Breaking deals or Economy Saver Fare Choices. If a silver member has purchased an EY ticket that includes 1 bag, the silver member will be allowed one additional piece of luggage of 23 KG. For tickets that already offer 2 bags included, silver members will have no additional luggage allowance

-Etihad Guest Silver members travelling to and from "weight concept markets" will receive an additional 10 Kg as checked baggage.

Piece concept markets: All journeys excluding those defined as "weight concept markets" and the flows below:

-To/ From Brazil

- To/From US/Canada

-To/From Africa (excluding Seychelles & South Africa)

- UK To/From India, Pakistan & Bangladesh

- Indonesia & Philippines To/From GCC

Note: The benefits will not be applicable for members traveling in Economy Value or Economy Freedom.

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

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

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

Key points

  1. Applicable on revenue tickets for Etihad Airways operated flights.
  2. Only when traveling on Etihad Airways operated flights.
  3. Bookable in the highest Economy Class fare. Multiflyer tickets are not eligible for this benefit.
  4. Only where service is offered.
  5. Not applicable on promotional fares (including Business Saver fare choice). For more information about what products and services are included in your ticket, please check
  6. Due to capacity reasons, lounge access may, on occasion, be limited. Where possible, an alternative lounge operator will be offered.

Attaining Etihad Guest Silver Tier

You need to accumulate 25,000 Etihad Guest Tier Miles or travel 20 Etihad Guest Tier Segments within any consecutive 12 months period to become an Etihad Guest Silver Member.

Etihad Guest Tier Miles/Segments are tracked in any rolling 12 months period to measure a particular Etihad Guest Tier, or upgrade to a higher Tier.

Once you have attained a higher tier, your status is valid for the rest of that calendar year plus one year for Silver and 2 years for Gold/Platinum. In addition you will enjoy the benefits of the tier for a bonus three months.

For members who are re-qualifying for their existing tier, the membership will be valid for a further 12 months.You need to accumulate 20,000 Etihad Guest Tier Miles or travel 15 Tier Segments within a qualifying year, from 1st January to 31st December of the renewal period.

Tiers Attaining a Tier Maintaining a Tier
Tier Miles Tier Segments Tier Miles Tier Segments
Etihad Guest Silver 25,000 20 20,000 15
Etihad Guest Gold 50,000 40 40,000 30
Etihad Guest Platinum 125,000 60 100,000 48