The main benefits in brief

Key benefits
MILES & MORE MEMBER
FREQUENT
TRAVELLER
SENATOR
HON CIRCLE
MEMBER
Card




How to qualify
One award mile

35,000 status miles (1) or 30 scheduled flights in one calendar year (20)

100,000 status miles (1) in a given calendar year

600,000 HON Circle miles (2) in two consecutive calendar years (the current and preceding year)
Award mileage validity
36 months
No time limit
No time limit
No time limit
Your miles do not expire
Mileage expiry can be suspended for holders of a Miles & More Credit Card (3) Check Mark
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Additional miles
(Executive Bonus)
(4)

25% more award, status, select and HON Circle miles
25% more award, status, select and HON Circle miles
25% more award, status, select and HON Circle miles
Fly one class higher
(upgrade vouchers)
2 eVouchers on attainment of status and every time status is extended (5)
6 eVouchers on attainment of status and every time status is extended (5)
Booking guarantee
Up to 48 hours before departure in the highest booking class in Business Class, Premium Economy Class and Economy Class (6)
Up to 24 hours before departure in the highest booking class in Business Class, Premium Economy Class and Economy Class (6)
Waiting list priority
Third highest waiting list priority (18)

Second highest waiting list priority (18)

Highest waiting list priority (19)

Preferential check-in
Business Class check-in with Miles & More airline partners (7)
First Class check-in; Premium check-in
First Class check-in; check-in at the First Class Terminal in Frankfurt (for Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines Group, Lufthansa, SWISS); Premium check-in
Free baggage allowance


Weight concept: 40 kg in total (8)

Piece concept: 1 additional bag in Economy Class, 2 bags in total in Premium Economy Class and Business Class and 3 bags in First Class (14)

Weight concept: an extra 20 kg (8) (9)

Piece concept: 2 bags or 3 bags on certain routes in Economy Class, 3 bags in Premium Economy Class and Business Class, 4 bags in First Class (15)(16)
Weight concept: an extra 20 kg (8) (9)

Piece concept: 2 bags or 3 bags on certain routes in Economy Class, 3 bags in Premium Economy Class and Business Class, 4 bags in First Class (15)(16)
Golf bag

One golf bag within the permitted free baggage allowance
One golf bag within the permitted free baggage allowance

One additional golf bag may be carried free of charge (8)(10)
One additional golf bag may be carried free of charge (8)(10)
Priority baggage handling
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Lounge access
Business Lounge (11)
Senator and Star Gold Lounges (12)
Lufthansa First Class, SWISS First and Austrian HON Circle Lounge (17), First Class Terminal in Frankfurt
Access to the First Class Terminal
Only with First Class ticket (Lufthansa, SWISS flights)
Only with First Class ticket (Lufthansa, SWISS flights)
Only with First Class ticket (Lufthansa, SWISS flights)
Irrespective of service class (Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines Group, Lufthansa, SWISS)
Limousine and transfer service (13)
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Personal assistance
Frankfurt and Lufthansa intercontinental stations worldwide
Improved flight award availability
Senator Premium Award (improved flight award booking availability)
Best flight award availability: HON + 3 companions until 14 days before departure. Valid for Economy and Business Class as long as there are seats available (flights operated by LH, OS, LO, LX, SN)
Companion Award
(LH, JP, OS, OU, LO, LX, LG, SN, 4U)
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Exclusive service hotline
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Available worldwide 24/7
Senator partner card for spouse / partner
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Miles advance
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Senator Premium Award
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Conditions:

  • (1) On scheduled flights operated by Adria Airways, Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Eurowings, Germanwings, LOT Polish Airlines, Luxair, Lufthansa, Lufthansa Private Jet, SWISS and the Star Alliance partners.
  • (2) Since 1 September 2012 you have been earning HON Circle miles only on flights in First Class and Business Class and on the Germanwings ‘BEST’ fare. This applies to all scheduled flights operated by Lufthansa, Lufthansa Private Jet, Adria Airways, Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Eurowings, Germanwings, LOT Polish Airlines, Luxair and SWISS. On Economy Class flights you receive regular status and award miles. With a Business Class ticket you also earn HON Circle miles for Lufthansa Express Rail train rides in Germany and airtrain rides in Switzerland, of which a maximum of 100,000 miles counts towards achieving the HON Circle status.
  • (3) For holders of a Lufthansa Miles & More Credit Card within Germany the suspension of mileage expiry depends on the type of card you have. You will find detailed information about this here. For holders of a Miles & More Credit Card outside Germany, mileage expiry can be suspended under certain conditions.
  • (4) On scheduled flights operated by Lufthansa, Lufthansa Private Jet, Adria Airways, Air Canada, Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Eurowings, Germanwings, LOT Polish Airlines, Luxair, SWISS and United.
  • (5) When you are designated as a Senator or an HON Circle Member, and every time the status is renewed, you will receive two Upgrade Vouchers which are electronically credited. These eVouchers are valid for 24 months and can be used to gain an upgrade to a higher class of service. You can redeem your eVoucher online, via your Miles & More Service Center or simply at the airport. Please note that upgrades to specific booking classes in Economy, Premium Economy and Business Class are not possible.
  • (6) In Business class on all scheduled flights operated by Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa and SWISS booking class J. On Adria Airways, Croatia Airlines and LOT Polish Airlines, booking class C. In Economy class, booking class Y. Austrian Airlines: No booking guarantee on Austrian myHoliday flights with flight numbers 4000 to 4200 and 9000 to 9999.
  • (7) For scheduled flights operated by Adria Airways, Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Eurowings, Germanwings, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Luxair and SWISS.
  • (8) Frequent Travellers: On scheduled flights operated by Air Dolomiti and Luxair. Senators/HON Circle Members: On scheduled flights operated by Air Dolomiti and Luxair, the following apply: F-Class (40) + 20 kg, C-Class (30) + 20 kg, Y-Class (20) + 20 kg. For HON Circle Members, Senators and Frequent Travellers as well as Star Alliance Gold Members travelling on the Light fare on Economy Class flights operated by Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and SWISS within Europe, the transportation of additional hold baggage or golf equipment free of charge has ceased. As a result, regardless of the status of the passengers travelling on the Light fare, charges apply for each piece of baggage.
  • (9) Extra free baggage entitlement on all scheduled flights operated by a Star Alliance partner and Luxair.
  • (10) Weight allowance: In addition to all currently-valid free baggage allowances on flights operated by Air Dolomiti and Croatia Airlines. Charter flights are excluded from this provision. Piece concept: In addition to all currently-valid free baggage allowances on scheduled flights operated by Adria Airways, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Lufthansa Private Jet and SWISS (with the exception of North Atlantic routes). On flights operated by Adria Airways, this provision also applies to Frequent Travellers. The weight of golf equipment is limited to a maximum of 23 kg. For HON Circle Members, Senators and Frequent Travellers as well as Star Alliance Gold Members travelling on the Light fare on Economy Class flights operated by Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and SWISS within Europe, the transportation of additional hold baggage or golf equipment free of charge has ceased. As a result, regardless of the status of the passengers travelling on the Light fare, charges apply for each piece of baggage.
  • (11) Frequent Travellers who are travelling in Economy Class on a scheduled flight operated by a Star Alliance airline can enjoy their stay at the airport in one of the Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa or SWISS Business Lounges or in the lounges of Miles & More partner Brussels Airlines. Frequent Travellers may use the LOT Business Lounge if they are travelling in Economy Class on a scheduled flight operated by Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa or SWISS. Frequent Travellers with a boarding pass valid for that day and departure airport for a flight with Germanwings or Eurowings on the SMART fare may use the Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and SWISS Business Lounges as well as the Brussels Airlines lounges. Passengers travelling on the BEST fare are entitled to use all the lounges within Germany as well as those at all BEST-fare airports within EuropeLounge Finder
  • (12) To enter a Lufthansa Senator Lounge, you will need your Senator card and a boarding pass valid for that day and departure airport for a flight with Lufthansa, a Lufthansa codeshare partner, Germanwings, Eurowings (on long-haul flights only on the SMART and BEST fare) or a Star Alliance airline. To use the Star Gold Lounge of one of our Star partners, you will need your Senator card and a boarding pass valid for that day and departure airport for a flight with Lufthansa or a Star Alliance airline. You can take one companion with you into the lounge. In addition, in Lufthansa Lounges you can also be accompanied by your own children if they are under the age of 18. To enter Senator and Business Lounges, travelling companions must present a valid boarding pass for a same-day Lufthansa / Star Alliance flight and leave the lounge at the same time as the passenger who invited
  • (13) Please find detailed information in your personal HON Circle lounge under "First Class Services".
  • (14) On scheduled flights operated by Adria Airways, Austrian Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Lufthansa, Lufthansa Private Jet and SWISS, the following applies: 2 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Economy), 2 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Premium Economy), 2 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (Business), 3 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (First). For the Light fare in Economy Class on flights operated by Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and SWISS within Europe, the additional free baggage or golf equipment allowance has ceased. For the Basic fare in Economy Class on flights operated by Adria Airways within Europe, the additional free baggage or golf equipment allowance has ceased. On flights operated by Brussels Airlines, the following applies: 0 pieces of baggage (Check&Go, short-haul flights), 2 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Light&Relax and Flex&Fast, short-haul flights and Economy Class, long-haul flights to/from USA and Tel Aviv), 3 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Economy Class, long-haul flights to/from Africa), 2 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (Bizz&Class, short-haul flights and Business Class, long-haul flights). On flights operated by LOT Polish Airlines, the following applies: 2 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Economy; short and long-haul flights), 2 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Premium Economy Class, long-haul flights), 2 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (Business; short-haul flights) and 3 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (Business; long-haul flights).
  • (15) On scheduled flights operated by Adria Airways, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, Lufthansa Private Jet and SWISS, the following applies: 2 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Economy), 3 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Premium Economy), 3 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (Business), 4 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (First). For the new Light fare in Economy Class on flights within Europe operated by Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and SWISS, the additional free baggage or golf equipment allowance has ceased. For the Basic fare in Economy Class on flights operated by Adria Airways within Europe, the additional free baggage or golf equipment allowance has ceased. On flights operated by Brussels Airlines, the following applies: 0 pieces of baggage (Check&Go, short-haul flights), 2 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Light&Relax and Flex&Fast, short-haul flights and Economy Class, long-haul flights to/from USA and Tel Aviv), 3 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Economy Class, long-haul flights to/from Africa), 3 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (Bizz&Class, short-haul flights and Business Class, long-haul flights). On flights operated by LOT Polish Airlines, the following applies: 2 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Economy; short and long-haul flights), 3 pieces of baggage up to 23 kg (Premium Economy Class, long-haul flights), 3 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (Business; short-haul flights) and 4 pieces of baggage up to 32 kg (Business; long-haul flights).
  • (16) On flights operated by Star Alliance and Luxair with the maximum weight for each class of travel.
  • (17) Access by HON Circle card and a boarding pass valid for the departure day and airport for a flight operated by Lufthansa or a STAR Alliance member airline. In Vienna: access by HON Circle card and a boarding pass valid for the departure day and airport for a scheduled flight booked with and operated by Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, SWISS or LOT Polish Airlines.
  • (18) The waiting list priority for Frequent Travellers and Senators applies to all flights operated by Star Alliance airlines; it does not apply to upgrades and award flights.
  • (19) The waiting list priority for HON Circle Members applies to all flights operated by Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa and SWISS; it does not apply to upgrades and award flights.
  • (20) Applies to scheduled flights operated by Adria Airways, Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Eurowings, Germanwings, LOT Polish Airlines, Luxair, Lufthansa, Lufthansa Private Jet and SWISS when booking classes and fares which entitle users to earn miles are used.

As at: 4.10.2016