Srilankan Airways

Earn Miles

Earn miles when flying on SriLankan Airlines marketed and operated flights for travel on an eligible published fare ticket. Miles are also earned on SriLankan Airlines codeshare flights operated by oneworld carriers and oneworld affiliates.

Effective for travel on/after May 1, 2014, travel on SriLankan Airlines counts toward qualifying for AAdvantage elite status membership.

What is an eligible published fare ticket?

Eligible published fare tickets must be:

  1. Booked in a eligible booking code — find the fare booking code by looking for a single letter which immediately follows the flight number on your ticket. Next, compare this booking code against the airline's "Earn Miles" chart below to determine whether or not it is eligible to earn base miles and, at what percentage base miles will be accrued.
  2. On an eligible routing — check the airline's "Earn Miles" chart below to determine if any origin and destinations are excluded from earning base miles.

Effective for travel on or after May 1, 2014

Class of Service Purchased Fares Booked in: Base Miles (elite status qualifying) Class of Service Bonus Miles Elite Qualifying Points per Mile Earned
Business Class J, C, D, I 100% 25% 1.50
Full Fare Economy Class Y,B,P,H 100%   1.50
Discount Economy Class

K,W,M,E,L,R,V,S,N,Q

75%   1
Discount Economy Class O, G 25%   .50

Redeem AAdvantage Miles

Use AAdvantage miles to book award travel on SriLankan Airlines with the AAdvantage participating airlines awards. These awards allow travel on any combination of AAdvantage participating carriers.

  • oneworld & Other Airline Awards - Awards that allow you to travel to and from your desired destination using any combination of our airline participants.

All awards are valid for one-way travel - unless otherwise specified - and may be combined to create round-trip or multi-city travel. These awards are MileSAAver type awards and as such are subject to special seating limitations and to certain travel embargo dates.

There are no Travel Embargo Dates on SriLankan Airlines.

To book award travel on one of our AAdvantage participating carriers, contact Reservations at 1-800-882-8880 (or your local American Airlines office). An award service charge applies to AAdvantage award reservations ticketed by our reservations office, Travel Centers or airport agents. View complete details on making award reservations.

AAdvantage Elite Status Member Benefits

The following benefits apply to AAdvantage Executive Platinum, AAdvantage Platinum and AAdvantage Gold members when flying on SriLankan Airlines:

  • Minimum mileage guarantee for travel on flights under 500 miles for AAdvantage Executive Platinum and AAdvantage Platinum members and AAdvantage Gold members
  • Additional oneworld airline recognition and benefits

Contact Information

SriLankan USA - 877-915-2652 or online at www.srilankan.com

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 SriLankan Airlines, complete an online mileage request form. When completing this form, choose SriLankan Airlines from the "Select Airline Flown" drop-down menu.

After providing the above required information, please allow up to 30 days for your mileage to be manually credited to your account.

View AAdvantage Program Terms and Conditions

What is an eligible published fare ticket?

Eligible published fare tickets must be:

  1. Booked in a eligible booking code — find the fare booking code by looking for a single letter which immediately follows the flight number on your ticket. Next, compare this booking code against the airline's "Earn Miles" chart below to determine whether or not it is eligible to earn base miles and, at what percentage base miles will be accrued.
  2. On an eligible routing — check the airline's "Earn Miles" chart below to determine if any origin and destinations are excluded from earning base miles.

Srilankan Airways

SriLankan Airlines offers service eligible for AAdvantage mileage accrual and redemption between its hub in Colombo, Sri Lanka and Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Sri Lankan is a member of the oneworld alliance.