Exchanging award miles for status miles
Not only can you redeem SWISS Miles & More award miles for awards, but you can also exchange them for status miles. As a result, you can keep or improve your status in the Miles & More frequent flyer program and benefit from many advantages.
Award miles & status miles
You don’t only receive award miles for your flights with Miles & More partner airlines, but also by paying with your SWISS Miles & More credit cards. You can also earn award miles with your purchases and bookings at partner hotels and companies.
You receive status miles for every flight with a Miles & More partner airline. Status miles can only be earned by flights. With the SWISS Miles & More credit cards, you have the opportunity to convert up to 25,000 award miles into status miles every year.
Exchanging award miles for status miles:
You can exchange from 5,000 to 25,000 award miles (not HON Circle miles) once per calendar year. The exchange ratio of award miles into status miles is 5:1. You receive 1,000 status miles in return for 5,000 award miles.
Exchanging miles is only possible for holders of these products:
This is how to exchange award miles for status miles:
- Open the miles-and-more.com website and log in.
- Click "My Miles & More".
- Select the «SWISS Miles & More credit cards» menu item.
Terms and conditions for mileage exchange
As a Miles & More member without status or with Senator status, you can exchange from 5,000 to up to 25,000 award miles for status miles (no HON Circle miles) once per calendar year.
This applies to award miles that you have received for credit card spending in the respective and previous calendar year.
Welcome, multiple, and promotion miles etc. are not included in the exchange of miles.
The exchange ratio of award miles into status miles is 5:1.
The miles you exchanged are credited to your mileage account as status miles for the current calendar year and the award miles are deducted accordingly.
Once the exchange has been confirmed, it cannot be reversed.
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