Earn miles when you fly

You can earn miles on all scheduled flights operated by Air India.

You qualify for:

  • award miles
  • status miles

How to earn miles with Air India



Enter your Miles & More card number when you make your booking or simply present it at the check-in.
The number of miles credited depends on the booking class:

  • On international flights, the booking class and the number of distance miles travelled are the determining factors.

Summary of miles earned


Destinations worldwide

Flights from / to / between non-European destinations

First Class
A, F:
3.0 x distance; at least 1,500 miles

Business Class
C, D, J:
2.0 x distance; at least 1,000 miles
Z: 1.5 x distance; at least 500 miles

Economy Class
B, Y:
1.5 x distance; at least 500 miles
V: 1.0 x distance; at least 500 miles
H, K, M, Q: 0.5 x distance; at least 250 miles
G, W: 0.25 x distance; at least 250 miles


In general, miles cannot be earned on flight award tickets and on travel-industry discounted tickets
(e.g. ID, AD).

Miles cannot be earned in booking classes E, I, L, N, O, P, R, S, T, U or X.

Please see our FAQ to obtain further information on the booking class or on the distance miles for your flight.

As of 11.7.2014. Please read these notes.