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Miles&Smiles Benefits and Privileges

Discover each of status with their privileges.

Upgrade and Renew Your Status


Classic Classic Plus Elite Elite Plus

Status Upgrade

Start benefit from privileges with Classic status!
Earn 25.000 Status Miles in the last 1 year and start benefit from Classic Plus privileges.
Earn 40.000 Status Miles in the last 1 year and start benefit from Elite privileges.
Earn 80.000 Status Miles in the last 1 year and start benefit from Elite Plus privileges.

Renew Your Status [1]

Lifetime
Earn 17,000 Status Miles in 1 Year or 35,000 Status Miles in 2 Years and Maintain Your Classic Plus Status!
Earn 30,000 Status Miles in 1 Year or 45,000 Status Miles in 2 Years and Maintain Your Classic Plus Status!
Earn 40,000 Status Miles in 1 Year or 60,000 Status Miles in 2 Years and Maintain Your Classic Plus Status!

Buy Missing Status Miles [2]

Convert your Miles for your missing Status Miles [3]

Extra Status Mile accrual on Business Class international flights [4]

Up to 1.50 times
Up to 1.75 times
Up to 1.75 times
Up to 1.75 times

Status Validity Period

Lifetime
2 Years
2 Years
2 Years

[1] Renewal for members living in Türkiye: If the member earns 30,000 Status Miles in the first year or 45,000 Status Miles in the two-year membership period, as of the date on which the member is eligible for the Elite card, the term of the Elite card will be extended for another two years. If the member fails to meet the required criteria, his/her membership will be reduced to the Classic Plus card level. Renewal for members living abroad: If the member earns 25,000 Status Miles in the first year or 37,500 Status Miles in the two-year membership period, as of the date on which the member is eligible for the Elite card, the duration of the Elite card is extended for another two years. If the member fails to meet the required criteria, his/her membership will be reduced to the Classic Plus card level. 

[2] Members can purchase every 1,000 status miles for 70 USD, Classic Members up to 5,000 Status Miles for status upgrades, Classic Plus members 5,000 Status Miles for status renewal, 10,000 Status Miles for status upgrades, Elite members up to 10,000 Status Miles for status upgrades and status renewals, Elite Plus members up to 10,000 Status Miles for status renewals. 

[3] You can convert your Miles earned from your credit card up to 40,000 Status Miles for every 5 Miles to 1 Status Miles. Click here for detailed information. 

[4] Since there is no Business Class on Anadolu Jet flights, Members cant earn Extra Miles and Extra Status Miles on AnadoluJet Flights. 

Attention: You can only benefit from the advantages in the table on flights operated by Turkish Airlines. These advantages may not apply to codeshare flights operated with other airlines.

Earn Miles and Redeem Your Miles


Classic Classic Plus Elite Elite Plus

Business Class Mile Accrual on International Flights [4]

Up to 1,50 times
Up to 1,75 times
Up to 1,75 times
Up to 1,75 times

Award Ticket

Companion Award Ticket

Cabin Upgrade with Miles and Last Minute Upgrade

Transferring Miles [5]

Purchasing Miles [6]

Extending Miles [7]

Activating Miles [8]

Spending on Program Partnerships

Using miles for taxes of Award Tickets with Tax&Smiles [9]

Using miles for a part of your ticket with Cash&Miles [10]

Extra Baggage with Miles

Miles Validity Period

3 Years
3 Years
3 Years
3 Years

[5] For transferring Miles, the member to transfer Miles and the member to obtain Miles must have a flight in last 24 months. Click here for detailed information. 

[6] You can purchase 1,000 Miles for USD 30, including VAT. Purchase anything from 1,000 Miles to 50,000 Miles. Click here for detailed information. 

[7] Extend the validity of Miles for three additional calendar years which are about to expire. Click here for detailed information. 

[8] Activate Miles which have expired in the past year. Click here for detailed information. 

[9] Miles&Smiles Classic Plus, Elite, Elite Plus cardholders and Miles&Smiles credit card holders can use Miles to pay tax on award tickets bought with Miles. Click here for detailed information. 

[10] With Cash&Miles, you may pay a part of your ticket with Miles and continue to earn Miles from your flight. Click here for detailed information. 

Attention: You can only benefit from the advantages in the table on flights operated by Turkish Airlines. These advantages may not apply to codeshare flights operated with other airlines.

Enjoy Your Privileges Before and During the Flight


Classic Classic Plus Elite Elite Plus

Complimentary Wi-Fi on board [11]

10 MB
10 MB
400 MB for Economy Class, Unlimited for Business Class
400 MB for Economy Class, Unlimited for Business Class

Celebration Cake [12]

Special Meal Preferences [17]

Stand-by Reservation Priority [13]

Lounge Access [14]


With domestic flights (Member)
With domestic and international flights (Member, family members or 1 guest)
With domestic and international flights (Member, family members or 1 guest)

Extra Baggage [15]


10 kg (Except on flights implementing piece baggage concept.)
20 kg or 1 additional piece of baggage on flights implementing Piece Concept
25 kg or 1 additional piece of baggage on flights implementing Piece Concept

Business Class Check-in Desk [16]


With domestic flights
With domestic and international flights
With domestic and international flights

Family Membership


Complimentary Standard Seat Selection [17]



Special Terminal Entrance and Passport Counter at Istanbul Airport [17][18]



Special inquiry and reservation line



50% discount on second ticket with paid Business Class ticket [19]



2 Cabin Upgrade Voucher [20]




3 Elite Card Gifting Privilege [21]




Guaranteed Seat [17] [22]




[11] You can stay connected to world by using the high-speed wireless internet connection that we offer on our international flights operated by more than 170 aircraft in our fleet. Business Class Passengers who are Miles&Smiles Elite or Elite Plus members has unlimited complimentary access, Classic and Classic Plus members has complimentary access up to 10MB quota, Elite and Elite Plus members has complimentary access up to 400MB quota. Click here for detailed information. 

[12] If you are Miles&Smiles member and it's your birthday or wedding anniversary, you'll be treated to something sweet to celebrate your special day in the skies. Click here for detailed information.

[13] The order of priority for the standby reservation list is Elite Plus, Elite, Star Gold, Classic Plus, Star Silver, Classic. 

[14] Classic Plus members have complimentary access to Turkish Airlines Domestic Lounges with domestic flights. Miles&Smiles Elite or Elite Plus members, and one guest or family members (spouse and child/children up to 25 years of age) have complimentary access to Turkish Airlines Lounges with international flights. The guest or spouse and the child/children are required to enter the lounge together with the member. Click here for detailed information. 

[15] Classic Plus members has extra baggage privilege with domestic and international flights as 10 kg (Except on flights implementing piece baggage concept.), Elite members 20 kg or 1 additional piece of baggage on flights implementing Piece Concept, Elite Plus members 25 kg or 1 additional piece of baggage on flights implementing Piece Concept. 

[16] With domestic flights Classic Plus members has privilege to use business class desk for check-in. With domestic and international flights Elite and Elite Plus members has privilege to use business class desk for check-in. 

[17] Cabin upgrade privilege, guaranteed seat at reservation, complimentary standard seat selection, use of the international terminal special entrance and special passport counter at Istanbul Airport, and special meal requests are unavailable with AnadoluJet flights. 

[18] Elite and Elite Plus members can use special international terminal passport counter at Istanbul Airport and special international terminal entrance (door E) at Istanbul Airport. 

[19] 50% discount on second ticket with paid Business Class ticket privilege is valid only for Turkish Airlines Business Class’s upper paid ticket. Because AnadoluJet flights do not have Business Class, there is no Miles accrual for Business Class or the possibility for a 50% discount for a second passenger with a paid Business Class ticket. 

[20] As of the start of Elite Plus status, the two upgrades must be used in the first and second periods. Each period is 12 months. Rights that are not used by the end of the period lose their validity. 

[21] The privilege of gifting three Elite cards is defined only once per person, even if the status is renewed. Each Elite card gift can be given as a gift for 40,000 Miles.

[22] For reservations made at least 72 hours before flight departure (subject to availability).

Attention: You can only benefit from the privileges in the table on flights operated by Turkish Airlines. These advantages may not apply to codeshare flights operated with other airlines.