Partner Airline Elite Benefits

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Take flight with our partners and enjoy the rewards of your loyalty. Explore the many elite benefits you'll experience when you fly with our partners:

Elite Benefits on Partner Airlines

  • SkyTeam®

    BENEFITS

    ELITE

    ELITE PLUS

    Guaranteed Reservation (1)

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    Priority Reservation Waitlist

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    Priority Airport Standby

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    Priority Check-In

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    Priority Security (2)

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    Extra Baggage Allowance (3)

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    Lounge Access (4)

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    Priority Boarding (5)

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    Preferred Seats (6)

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    Priority Baggage Handling

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    Mileage Upgrades (7)

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    Elite:  Silver Medallion members

    Elite Plus:  Diamond, Platinum and Gold Medallion members

     

    Note: For a list of all SkyTeam carriers' terms and conditions, please visit SkyTeam
     
    (1) Full fare Main Cabin - 24 hours advance notice. More about Guaranteed Reservation.
     
    (2) Available at select airports.
     
    (3) SkyTeam Elite and Elite Plus members benefit from an extra baggage allowance (weight or additional pieces). Please visit SkyTeam Extra Baggage for more information.
     
    (4) Lounge access is available with a same-day boarding pass for international travel. Please visit SkyTeam for more information.
     
    (5) SkyTeam Elite customers will board soon after Elite Plus customers.
     
    (6) Preferred Seats: On AeroMexico (AM)-operated flights (Delta-marketed), Preferred Seats are available for SkyMiles members in Y, B, or M class only. For Air France (AF)-operated flights, Preferred Seats are available for members in Y and B class only.
     
    (7) Mileage Upgrades are subject to availability. Please visit SkyTeam for more information.

     

  • AeroMexico

    BENEFITS

    ELITE

    ELITE PLUS

    Guaranteed Reservation (1)

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    Priority Reservation Waitlist

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    Priority Airport Standby

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    Priority Check-In

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    Priority Security (2)

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    Extra Baggage Allowance (3)

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    Lounge Access (4)

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    Priority Boarding (5)

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    Preferred Seats (6)

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    Priority Baggage Handling

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    Mileage Upgrades (7)

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    Elite:  Silver Medallion members

    Elite Plus:  Diamond, Platinum and Gold Medallion members

     

    (1) Full fare Main Cabin - 24 hours advance notice. More about Guaranteed Reservation.
     
    (2) Available at select airports.
     
    (3) SkyTeam Elite and Elite Plus members benefit from an extra baggage allowance (weight or additional pieces). Please visit SkyTeam Extra Baggage for more information.
     
    (4) Lounge access is available with a same-day boarding pass for international travel. Please visit here for more information.
     
    (5) SkyTeam Elite customers will board soon after Elite Plus customers.
     
    (6) Preferred Seats: On AeroMexico (AM)-operated flights (Delta-marketed), Preferred Seats are available for SkyMiles members in Y, B, or M class only.
     
    (7) Mileage Upgrades are subject to availability. Please visit here for more information.

     

  • Air France

    BENEFITS

    ELITE

    ELITE PLUS

    Guaranteed Reservation (1)

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    Priority Reservation Waitlist

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    Priority Airport Standby

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    Priority Check-In

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    Priority Security (2)

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    Extra Baggage Allowance (3)

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    Lounge Access (4)

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    Priority Boarding (5)

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    Preferred Seats (6)

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    Priority Baggage Handling

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    Mileage Upgrades (7)

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    Global Upgrade Certificates (8)

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    Elite:  Silver Medallion members

    Elite Plus:  Diamond, Platinum and Gold Medallion members

     

    (1) Full fare Main Cabin - 24 hours advance notice. More about Guaranteed Reservation.
     
    (2) Available at select airports.
     
    (3) SkyTeam Elite and Elite Plus members benefit from an extra baggage allowance (weight or additional pieces). Please visit SkyTeam Extra Baggage for more information.
     
    (4) Lounge access is available with a same-day boarding pass for international travel. Please visit here for more information.
     
    (5) SkyTeam Elite customers will board soon after Elite Plus customers.
     
    (6) Delta Diamond and Platinum Medallions will receive complimentary Air France Seat Plus preferred seating at no charge. Gold Medallions will receive a discount of 50% and Silver Medallions will receive a discount of 25%. Please visit Air France for more information on their Seat Plus product.
     
    (7) Mileage Upgrades are subject to availability. Please visit here for more information.
     
    (8) Systemwide, Global and Regional Upgrade Certificates can be used by Diamond and Platinum Medallion members only. Valid on DL and KL coded flights operated by Delta or KLM. Valid only on Air France-operated Transatlantic Joint Venture flights, equipped with Premium Voyager. Subject to availability.

     

  • Alaska

    Effective for tickets purchased on or after May 1, 2014, baggage fee waivers will no longer be available as an elite benefit when flying Alaska Airlines. If traveling on or after May 1, 2014, priority security line access will also no longer be available as an elite benefit when flying Alaska Airlines.

    BENEFITS

    SILVER

    DIAMOND / PLATINUM / GOLD MEDALLION MEMBERS

    Priority Check-In

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    Lounge Access (1)

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    Priority Boarding

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    Preferred Seats (2)

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    Priority Baggage Handling

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    Unlimited Complimentary Upgrades (3)

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    (1) Lounge access is available with a same-day boarding pass for international travel. For more information on Alaska's Lounge access, please visit Alaska Airlines.
     
    (2) Preferred Seats: On Alaska Airlines, Diamond, Platinum and Gold Medallion members can reserve emergency exit row seating at time of booking, based on availability.
     
    (3) For more details on Alaska Complimentary Upgrades, please visit Alaska Airlines.
     
  • GOL

    BENEFITS

    SILVER

    DIAMOND / PLATINUM / GOLD MEDALLION MEMEBERS

    Priority Check-In

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    Waived Baggage Fees (1)

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    Lounge Access (2)

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    Priority Boarding

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    Preferred Seats

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    (1) Baggage fee waivers vary by carrier.  Please visit GOL.
     
    (2) Lounge access is available with a same-day boarding pass for international travel. Please click here for more information.
  • KLM

    BENEFITS

    ELITE

    ELITE PLUS

    Guaranteed Reservation (1)

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    Priority Reservation Waitlist

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    Priority Airport Standby

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    Priority Check-In

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    Priority Security (2)

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    Extra Baggage Allowance (3)

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    Lounge Access (4)

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    Priority Boarding

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    Preferred Seats

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    Economy Comfort (5)

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    Priority Baggage Handling

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    Mileage Upgrades (6)

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    Global Upgrade Certificates (7)

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    Elite:  Silver Medallion members

    Elite Plus:  Diamond, Platinum and Gold Medallion members

     

    (1) Full fare Main Cabin - 24 hours advance notice. More about Guaranteed Reservation.
     
    (2) Available at select airports.
     
    (3) SkyTeam Elite and Elite Plus members benefit from an extra baggage allowance (weight or additional pieces). Please visit SkyTeam Extra Baggage for more information.
     
    (4) Lounge access is available with a same-day boarding pass for international travel. Please visit here for more information.
     
    (5) KLM Economy Comfort is complimentary for Diamond and Platinum Medallion members, and is available for Gold and Silver Medallion members for a reduced fee.  Learn More about KLM Economy Comfort.
     
    (6) Mileage Upgrades are subject to availability. Please visit here for more information.
     
    (7) Systemwide, Global and Regional Upgrade Certificates can be used by Diamond and Platinum Medallion members only. Valid on DL and KL coded flights operated by Delta or KLM. Valid only on Air France-operated Transatlantic Joint Venture flights, equipped with Premium Voyager. Subject to availability.
  • Virgin Atlantic

    BENEFITS

    SILVER

    DIAMOND / PLATINUM / GOLD (1) MEDALLION MEMBERS

    Complimentary Advanced Seat Assignment

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    Priority Check-In

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    Extra Baggage Allowance

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    Baggage Fee Waiver

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    Priority Security

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    Lounge Access (2)

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    Priority Boarding

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    Priority Baggage Handling

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    (1) For specific Gold Medallion benefits, please visit our Virgin Atlantic partnership FAQs
     
    (2) Gold Medallion members can only access Virgin Atlantic Clubhouses in the U.S. For more information on Lounge access, please visit here.
  • Virgin Australia

    BENEFITS

    SILVER

    DIAMOND / PLATINUM / GOLD MEDALLION MEMBERS

    Priority Check-In (1)

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    Priority Security Line Access

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    Lounge Access (2)

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    Priority Boarding (3)

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    Priority Baggage Handling

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    Complimentary Checked Baggage (4)

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    (1) Priority Check-In is available for Diamond, Platinum and Gold Medallion members on all Virgin Australia flights. Silver Medallion members will also have access to Priority Check-In on international flights operated by Virgin Australia.
     
    (2) Lounge access is available with a same-day boarding pass for international travel. Please click here for more information.
     
    (3) Priority Boarding is available for Diamond, Platinum and Gold Medallion members on all Virgin Australia flights. Silver Medallion members will also have access to Priority Boarding on international long-haul flights operated by Virgin Australia.
     
    (4) Complimentary checked baggage allowances for Diamond and Platinum Medallion members will be equivalent to a Velocity Platinum member. Allowances for Gold and Silver Medallion members will be equivalent to Gold and Silver Velocity members. Fees may apply for overweight and oversized baggage.  Please visit Virgin Australia for more details on baggage policy.