KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

 For travel on/after February 1, 2016.

  

KLM-marketed flights will earn mileage based on the table below if they meet all three of the following criteria:

  1. Part of a Transatlantic itinerary(1);
  2. Ticketed by KLM; and
  3. Operated by either Delta OR KLM

KLM MARKETED FLIGHTS ELIGIBLE PURCHASED ACCRUAL CLASSES

MILES EARNED PER USD SPENT(2)

MEDALLION QUALIFICATION MILES(3)

MEDALLION QUALIFICATION DOLLARS(4)

Business: J

  

  

General Member: 5 miles per USD

Silver Medallion: 7 miles per USD

Gold Medallion: 8 miles per USD

Platinum Medallion: 9 miles per USD

Diamond Medallion: 11 miles per USD

200%

 

 

 

Yes

Business: C

150%

Business: D, I

150%

Business: Z

150%

Economy: Y, B

150%

Economy: M, U

100%

Economy: K, W

100%

Economy: H, L, Q, T, E, N, S, A

100%

Economy: R, G, V

100%

 
All other KLM-marketed flights that are not ticketed by Delta will earn mileage based on the table below. For KLM-marketed flights that are ticketed by Delta, please refer to the Delta Accrual Chart for Total Miles Earned and Medallion Qualification Dollars.

KLM Marketed Flights
Eligible Purchased Accrual Classes(5)

Base Miles

Class Bonus

Total Miles Earned

Medallion Qualification Miles (3)

Medallion Qualification Dollars(6)

Medallion Mileage Bonus (7)

Business: J

100%

75%

175%

200%

35%

Yes

Business: C

100%

75%

175%

150%

35%

Yes

Business: D, I

100%

50%

150%

150%

30%

Yes

Business: Z

100%

25%

125%

150%

25%

Yes

Economy: Y, B

100%

100%

150%

20%

Yes

Economy: M, U

100%

100%

100%

20%

Yes

Economy: K, W

75%

75%

100%

15%

Yes

Economy: H, L, Q, T, E, N, S, A

50%

50%

100%

10%

Yes

Economy: R, G, V

25%

25%

100%

5%

Yes

 
For travel before February 1, 2016 for KLM-marketed flights not ticketed by Delta:

KLM Marketed Flights
Eligible Purchased Accrual Classes(5)

Base Miles

Class Bonus

Total Miles Earned

Medallion Qualification Miles (3)

Medallion Qualification Dollars(6)

Medallion Mileage Bonus (7)

Business: J

100%

75%

175%

200%

35%

Yes

Business: C

100%

75%

175%

150%

35%

Yes

Business: D, I

100%

50%

150%

150%

30%

Yes

Business: Z

100%

25%

125%

150%

25%

Yes

Economy: Y, B

100%

100%

150%

20%

Yes

Economy: M, U

100%

100%

100%

20%

Yes

Economy: K, W

75%

75%

100%

15%

Yes

Economy: H, L, Q, T, E, N, S, A

50%

50%

100%

10%

Yes

Economy: R, G, V

25%

25%

100%

5%

Yes

Class Exclusions: If a class is not listed, no miles are earned.

 

Other: Accrual only applies to KL-marketed flights operated by KLM, KLM Cityhopper flights, and KL coded SkyTeam partners.

Other Exclusions: Flights to/from Havana, Cuba (HAV) are not eligible(8)

Flights marketed by KLM and operated by Jet Airways are not eligible for accrual 

(1)  A transatlantic itinerary refers to any travel between North America or Northern South America and Europe/Middle East/Africa/India and includes all segments part of the same passenger booking record. The scheduled departure time of the connecting segment must be within 24 hours of the scheduled arrival time of the previous flight. Below are examples (in bold) of applicable flights and itineraries:

a)    Atlanta to Budapest | ATL-AMS (DL-operated), AMS-BUD (KL-operated)

b)    San Francisco to Amsterdam | SFO-AMS (KL-Operated)

c)    Boston to Abu Dhabi | BOS-AMS (DL-operated), AMS-AUH (KL-operated)

d)    Lima to Taipei | LIM-AMS (KL-operated), AMS-TPE (KL-operated)

 

(2) KLM’s Northern South America flights are currently defined as Bogota (BOG), Guayaquil (GYE), and Lima (LIM) to Amsterdam (AMS).

   

(3)  Miles earned for base fare and carrier-imposed surcharges, excluding government-imposed taxes and fees. Miles earned per USD spent includes Medallion mileage bonus. Subject to a maximum of 75,000 miles per ticket.

 

(4)  Medallion Qualification Miles (MQMs) are used to determine SkyMiles Medallion status.

 

(5)  Medallion Qualification Dollars (MQDs) are used to determine SkyMiles Medallion status.

 

(6)  Partner-marketed flights that are not ticketed by Delta will continue to earn miles based on a percentage of distance flown* as determined by the fare class paid. Unless otherwise noted, mileage credit is only applicable to SkyTeam-marketed flights operated by a SkyTeam member airline. Mileage credit is not applicable to a SkyTeam-marketed flight operated by another airline.

 

(7)  Medallion Qualification Dollars (MQDs) are used to determine SkyMiles Medallion status. Flights under this earning rule will earn MQDs based on a percentage of distance flown* as determined by the fare class paid.
 

(8)  Medallion Mileage Bonus is based on Base Miles earned: Diamond - 120%; Platinum - 80%; Gold - 60%; Silver - 40%

 

(9)  Miles cannot be earned on flights to/from Cuba

*For purposes of mileage credit, "distance flown" means the calculated distance between origin and destination, as determined by Delta in its sole discretion, regardless of the actual distance traveled on any individual flight.

Compare Delta's Accrual Chart