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Can I use my Frequent Flyer Miles to get a discount or upgrade?

Yes. Using frequent flyer miles to get discounts and upgrades are why people enroll in them. Most airlines have a minimum number of miles needed to make an upgrade or to get a free flight. These rules and policies on using miles are all different based on which program you are enrolled with. To find the rules for your frequent flyer program we’ve included a list of airline’s frequent flyer programs. To use your miles you will need to either book directly on the airlines website or call them. There is usually a different booking portal for using miles.

Here’s a list of all the Airline Programs:

U.S. & Canada Carriers:

• Air Canada Aeroplan

• Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan

• American AAdvantage

• Delta SkyMiles

• Frontier Airlines EarlyReturns

• Hawaiian Airlines Hawaiian Miles

• JetBlue TrueBlue

• Southwest Rapid Rewards

• United Mileage Plus

• Virgin America Elevate

Latin America Carriers:

• Aerolineas Argentinas Plus Program

• AeroMexico Club Premier

• Latin Pass [now GlobalPass]

• Mexicana Frequenta

• Varig Smiles

European Carriers:

• Aer Lingus Travel Award Bonus Program

• Air France Frequence Plus

• Alitalia Club Mille Miglia

• Austrian Airlines Miles & More

• British Airways Executive Club

• Finnair Plus Bonus Program

• Iberia Iberia Plus

• KLM Flying Dutchman

• LOT Miles & More

• Lufthansa Miles & More

• Olympic Airways Icarus

• SAS EuroBonus

• Swiss TravelClub

• TAP Air Portugal Navigator

• Virgin Atlantic Flying Club

Asia – Pacific Carriers:

• Air New Zealand Air Points

• All Nippon Airways ANA Mileage Club

• Asiana Asiana Club

• Cathay Pacific Airways Asia Miles

• EVA Evergreen Club

• Japan Airlines JAL Mileage Bank

• Korean Airlines Skypass

• Malaysia Airlines Enrich

• Philippine Airlines Mabuhay Miles

• Qantas Frequent Flyer

• Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer