Benefits for passengers

Many Benefits for Customers

SkyTeam passengers benefit from all the advantages resulting from the pooling of resources by the Alliance member airlines:

  • An extensive network with many flight frequencies;
  • One-stop check-in for the entire trip on the SkyTeam network;
  • Access to 564 lounges worldwide;
  • Coordinated frequent flyer programs, with the possibility of earning and spending Miles on all flights operated by SkyTeam carriers;
  • Advantageous fare offers to all Alliance destinations. In addition, SkyTeam proposes a Round the World fare option in Economy, Business or First;
  • For travel organizers and participants in international conventions and special events, the SkyTeam Global Meetings product facilitates travel arrangements, from initiations tender to the monitoring of bookings.

SkyTeam Benefits for Aeroflot-Bonus Members

Earn Miles

Aeroflot -Bonus members can earn miles across the SkyTeam Network.

That means miles for flights on 20 airlines in a single frequent flyer account!

And better yet, Elite Qualifying Miles are available on any of the 20 SkyTeam partners. Be sure to supply the airline you fly with your Aeroflot-Bonus number when making your reservation or when checking in for your flight.

Aeroflot-Bonus Award Award Travel Redeem and Award Upgrade

Redeem your Bonus miles for award upgrade (details) or travel on the SkyTeam network.

As a member of SkyTeam, Aeroflot can offer Aeroflo-Bonus member access to hundreds of new award destinations. Throughout the SkyTeam network, you have access to 1,064 destinations for your nex award trip. Fly Alitalia to Italy/ Visit Korea or Australia on Korean Air. Let Air France take you to Madrid!

Freqient Flyer Benefits

Aeroflot, a member of SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is involved in the initiative Sky Team Mileage Upgrade program . Members of bonus programs for the accumulated qualifying miles, are able to improve their class of service on the 1st level of the economy class. Earlier upgrades for participants Aeroflot-Bonus was only possible on Aeroflot's own flights.

To take advantage of SkyTeam Mileage Upgrades, passengers must:

  • Purchase an international, published, full fare Economy class reservation on any one of the 9 participating SkyTeam member airline. At the current time, itineraries that are booked on a codeshare partner are not eligible for SkyTeam Mileage Upgrades.
  • Call the award reservation line of Aeroflot Bonus program at least three days in advance of departure to verify eligibility, check account balance and confirm if upgrade seats are available. At the current time, all requests must be made via telephone. Visit Aeroflot Bonus web site for the award charts on the number of miles necessary for an upgrade on different itineraries.
  • If the passenger is eligible, has the necessary miles in their account and upgrade seats are available, the award reservation agents will debit their frequent flyer account and reissue the& tickets with the upgrade confirmed.

For example, an Aeroflot-Bonus member traveling DL from Moscow to New York on a full fare economy class ticket can use 50, 000 miles from his Aeroflot Bonus account to upgrade to Business class. Once at the airport, the Aeroflot Bonus member can enjoy all of additional benefits of Business class travel, such as additional luggage allowances, priority services and lounge access.

For full terms and conditions of SkyTeam Mileage Upgrade, please consult  http://www.aeroflot.ru/cms/ru/afl_bonus     

This is the first phase of the SkyTeam Mileage Upgrade program. The alliance will use feedback from and results of phase one to improve future phases of the offer, including expanded criteria for eligible flights, the inclusion of Associate-operated flights and the ability to make and confirm requests online.

The SkyTeam Alliance has SkyTeam Frequent Flyer Elite tiers 

Because most SkyTeam members retain their own frequent flyer program, the SkyTem Global Alliance has created a SkyTeam Frequent Flyer Elite program so the benefits to the people who’ve earned and deserve them.

Aeroflot-Bonus membership (silver and platinum/gold cards) will equate to one of the two Elite tiers within SkyTeam. This will entitle you to be recognized when flying across the SkyTeam network, and allow for you to receive the Elite benefits that you’ve earned when flying on our SkyTeam partners.

 

Aeroflot-Bonus Tier = SkyTeam Tier
Silver Card SkyTeam Elite
Platinum Card/Gold Card SkyTeam Elite Plus

 

Aeroflot-Bonus Platinum Card, Gold Card holders will be SkyTeam Elite Plus.

Your Aeroflot-Bonus Platinum Card, Gold Cards will have a SkyTeam Elite Plus logo on them to make sure you are even more recognizable when flying on the SkyTeam network.

As a SkyTeam Elite Plus member, you will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Lounge access when flying on SkyTeam international itineraries
  • Guaranteed reservations on sold-out flights
  • Priority baggage handling
  • Priority check-in
  • Preferred seating
  • Priority boarding
  • Priority reservation waitlist
  • Priority airport standby

Aeroflot-Bonus Silver Card holders will equate to the SkyTeam Elite tier.

Your Aeroflot-Bonus Silver cards will have a SkyTeam Elite logo on them to make sure you are even more recognizable when flying on the SkyTeam network.

As a SkyTeam Elite member, you will enjoy the following benefits

  • Priority check-in
  • Preferred seating
  • Priority boarding
  • Priority reservation waitlist
  • Priority airport standby

SkyTeam Elite Plus & SkyTeam Elite Benefits

SkyTeam Elite Plus Benefits Benefit Details
Guaranteed reservations on sold-out flights

Assurance of a confirmed full-fare Economy Class reservation on sold-out flights with 24 hours’ advance notice.1

Priority luggage handling Elite Plus members will receive priority luggage handling, where their luggage will be identified with a bag tag.
Priority check-in Elite Plus members can check in at Priority counters with all 20 SkyTeam airlines.2
Preferred seating Subject to availability, we will always attempt to accommodate your seating preference.3
Priority boarding Elite Plus members are allowed advance boarding on most SkyTeam flights.4
Priority reservation waitlist Elite Plus members are put on the reservation waitlist ahead of other passengers.5
Priority airport standby Elite Plus members have priority over other passengers when standing by at the airport for SkyTeam-operated flights.6
Lounge access on valid itineraries Lounge access is available to SkyTeam member lounges for First/Business Class passengers and Elite Plus members in coach, flying on or connecting to/from an international flight operated by a SkyTeam airline. Lounge access must occur on the same day as the required flight. See www.skyteam.com  for a complete list of the 564 eligible lounges and locations valid within the SkyTeam network. Elite Plus members may be accompanied by 1 guest when accessing SkyTeam lounges.

To access the lounge, you must have your international SkyTeam-operated boarding pass (for same day as lounge access) and your Frequent Flyer card. Note that a Silver Card holders are not eligible for SkyTeam lounge access — only First/Business Class passengers and Elite Plus members get access.

SkyTeam Elite Benefits Benefit Details
Priority check-in Elite members can check in at Priority counters with all 20 SkyTeam airlines. 2
Preferred seating Subject to availability, we will always attempt to accommodate your seating preference.3
Priority boarding Elite members are allowed advance boarding on most SkyTeam flights.4
Priority reservation waitlist Elite members are put on the reservation waitlist ahead of other passengers.5
Priority airport standby Elite members have priority over other passengers when standing by at the airport for SkyTeam-operated flights.6

1 Aeroflot offers this benefit on long-haul flights over 6 hrs. Air France offers this benefit from France to the following destinations: North America, South America, Asia, Africa, the Middle East (except Israel), the Caribbean and Indian Ocean destinations. Korean Air offers this benefit on flights with more than four hours of flying time. CSA Czech Airlines offers this benefit to all long-haul destinations: North America and the Middle East (except Israel). Alitalia offers this benefit from Italy to all long-haul destinations: North America, South America, Asia and West Africa. Northwest offers this benefit on international long haul flights, greater than 6 hours.

2 On Aeroflot-operated flights, proceed to the Business Class counter. When flying on Aeromexico-operated flights, proceed to Clase Premier counters. When flying on Air France-operated flights, proceed to First Class, Business Class and abonnes counters. When flying on Alitalia-operated flights, proceed to Alitalia Priority Counters including Magnifica Class and Prima Class counters. (excluding domestic Italy cities other than Milan Linate and Naples). When flying on Continental-operated flights, proceed to EliteAccess counters or counters available for OnePass Elites and First Class. (excludes BusinessFirst priority check-in counters). When flying on CSA Czech Airlines-operated flights, proceed to Business Class check-in counters. When flying on Delta-operated flights, proceed to First Class, BusinessElite or Medallion check-in counters. When flying on Korean Air-operated flights, proceed to Morning Calm counter or First Class or Prestige Class counters. When flying on KLM-operated flights, proceed to Business Class check-in counter or dedicated Elite check-in counters. When flying on Northwest-operated flights, proceed to First and World Business Class check-in counters.

3 Aeroflot offers preferred seating on all long-haul flights over 6 hrs. Air France offers preferred seating from France to the following destinations: North America, South America, Asia, Africa, the Middle East (except Israel), the Caribbean and Indian Ocean destinations. Korean Air offers preferred seating from Korea to all long-haul destinations: North America, South America and Europe. CSA Czech Airlines offers this benefit from Prague to all long-haul destinations: North America and the Middle East (except Israel). Alitalia offers preferred seating on transatlantic service only.

4Aeroflot offers pre-boarding where operationally available. Delta does not offer pre-boarding on Delta Connection or Delta Shuttle flights. Aeromexico offers preboarding on all flights except between Mexico City and Monterey. Air France and Korean Air offer preboarding on international flights only. Alitalia offers pre-boarding where operationally available.

5 Some benefits may not apply on Delta Connection, Delta Shuttle, Aeromexico, Air France, Alitalia, CSA Czech Airlines or Korean Air flights.

6 Priority airport standby is not available on Korean Air.