Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways

Earn and redeem miles with Etihad Airways


Earn and redeem AAdvantage® miles for travel on Etihad Airways within the Middle East and between the Middle East and:

Earn miles

Earn AAdvantage miles when you fly on Etihad Airways marketed and operated flights as well as Etihad Airways codeshare flights operated by American Airlines. Simply:

Specific flights, routes or cities that are excluded from earning miles or award travel are listed as exceptions if applicable.

Details for earning miles

Class of service Purchased fares booked in Base miles Class of service bonus miles
First F, A, R 100% 50%
Business J, C, D, W 100% 25%
Economy Y, E, B, H, K, M, Q, L, V, U 100%

Travel ticketed as an American Airlines marketed flight (booked as an AA flight number) and operated by Etihad Airways will earn AAdvantage base miles and elite qualifying miles, points and segments according to the AA mileage accrual chart. Beginning May 1, 2015, travel between North America and Abu Dhabi (AUH) on Etihad Airways operated and marketed flights are also eligible for AAdvantage base mile accrual.

Travel embargo dates

There are currently no travel embargo dates on Etihad Airways.

Redeem miles

Use AAdvantage miles to book award travel on Etihad Airways which allows you to travel to and from your desired destination using a combination of our airline participants.

Missing mileage credit

Please allow up to 30 days for AAdvantage mileage to automatically post to your account.

To request missing mileage credit for flights flown on Etihad Airways, complete the mileage request form.

Contact information

AAdvantage Reservations: 1-800-882-8880

Etihad Airways: 888-8-ETIHAD