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Let your Miles carry you to the comfort of Business Class

If you're a Miles&Smiles member, you can upgrade your Economy Class ticket to enjoy all the privileges Business Class has to offer. In order to upgrade to the next flight class, you must hold a valid, paid Economy Class or Business Class ticket, which earns Miles and is for a confirmed reservation. In order to take advantage of this service on eligible scheduled flights, you must have a confirmed reservation and issued ticket in the fare classes given below, and a confirmed reservation for the class to which you are upgrading.

Upgrade table

Miles required for upgrade on Turkish Airlines flights
 

Flight class

Turkey

Europe 1

Europe 2

Central Asia

Middle East

North Africa

Central Africa

Southern Africa

Far East

North America

South America

Oceania

Turkey

From Economy Class to Business Class

6.250

11.250

15.000

25.000

17.500

25.000

40.000

55.000

45.000

45.000

55.000

55.000

Europe 1

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

20.000

27.500

21.500

30.000

42.500

55.000

45.000

45.000

55.000

55.000

Europe 2

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

 

30.000

24.500

32.500

45.000

55.000

45.000

45.000

52.500

52.500

Central Asia

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

 

 

32.000

42.500

50.000

65.000

52.500

52.500

60.000

60.000

Middle East

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

 

 

 

35.000

45.000

60.000

47.000

47.000

54.500

54.500

North Africa

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

 

 

 

 

50.000

60.000

60.000

60.000

70.000

70.000

Central Africa

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

72.500

72.500

72.500

82.500

82.500

Southern Africa

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

85.000

85.000

95.000

95.000

Far East

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

67.500

75.000

75.000

North America

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

75.000

75.000

South America

From Economy Class to Business Class

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

82.500

Applicable award regions for upgrade

Upgrade type Mile amount
In-region flights* Economy Class to Business Class 20.000

*Applicable Mile amount for direct flights with Turkish Airlines in the same region.

Terms and conditions

  • The Mile values shown in the tables apply for one-way tickets.
  • Upgrade awards can only be used on Turkish Airlines flights.

Award region table

Applicable award regions in the scope of Star Alliance and Turkish Airlines flights.
Domestic Europe 1 Europe 2
Adana, Adıyaman, Ağrı, Ankara, Antalya, Batman, Bingöl, Bodrum, Dalaman, Denizli, Diyarbakır, Edremit, Elazığ, Erzincan, Erzurum, Eskişehir, Gaziantep, Hatay, Iğdır, Isparta, Istanbul, Izmir, Kahramanmaraş, Kars, Kastamonu, Kayseri, Kocaeli, Konya, Kütahya, Malatya, Mardin, Merzifon, Muş, Nevşehir, Samsun, Şanlıurfa, Sinop, Sivas, Şırnak, Tekirdağ, Trabzon, Van Albania, Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Ukraine Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom
North Africa Central Africa Southern Africa
Algeria, Morocco, Libya, Egypt, Tunisia Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Congo, Djibouti, Chad, Dem, Congo C, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Equatorial Guinea Republic of South Africa, Union of Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, Zambia
Oceania Middle East Central Asia
Australia, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Marshall Islands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Yemen Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Nepal, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
North America South America Far East
Antilles Nether, Bermuda, Canada, Mexico, United States, Honolulu Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Cayman Islands, CHILE, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, St Maarten (Dutch Part), Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Uruguay, Venezuela, Virgin Islands (US) Brunei, Cambodia, China (except Hong Kong and Macao), China Taipei, Hong Kong - SAR of China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam


The regions in the table are valid for award tickets issued for flights operated by Star Alliance member airlines, combined award tickets issued between Turkish Airlines and Star Alliance member airlines, and Star Alliance upgrade awards.

Countries in the scope of the Star Alliance flight network may vary. Over time, countries or regions may change, resulting in the use of awards no longer being valid, or new countries may be added to regions. Please contact our call center for the most up-to-date information.