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Frequent Traveller status - these are your benefits

With Frequent Traveller status, you take off into the world of frequent flyer benefits. When you reach the special status of Frequent Traveller, you will enjoy benefits for at least two full years that will make travelling more enjoyable for you. You will benefit not only with the Lufthansa Group and Miles & More airline partners, but also with Star Alliance.

New, improved frequent flyer programme from 2021

Find information here on the most important new features for all frequent flyers which take effect on 1 January 2021

This is how to renew your status

To renew your status, you need a minimum of 35,000 status miles or 30 flight segments in one calendar year.

You can view your current progress by going to Status Management.

The main benefits you’ll experience as a Frequent Traveller

Frequent Traveller status card and bag tag

As a Frequent Traveller, you will receive a silver status card which is valid for a minimum of two years, as well as a high-quality bag tag in the status colour.

Business Class check-in

Regardless of the travel class you have booked, when travelling on scheduled flights operated by Miles & More airline partners you can use the Business Class check-in counter.

Please note the check-in deadlines for your chosen travel class.

It will be even quicker for you at airports with priority check-in (currently Frankfurt/Main and Munich).

Business Lounge access

Relax before your flight, for example in the Austrian Business Lounges, the Brussels Airlines Lounges, the exclusive Lufthansa Business Lounges or the SWISS Business Class Lounges.

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Greater free baggage allowance

Thanks to your frequent flyer status, many airlines will allow you to fly with more baggage. For details on baggage regulations, please check the information provided by the corresponding airline.

Award miles which never expire

As long as you remain a status member, your award miles do not expire, so you can save them up and fly to a dream destination.

More benefits for you as a Frequent Traveller

Additional miles on every flight booking

With some airline partners you will receive 25% more status and HON Circle miles, as well as 50% more award miles, with the Executive Bonus.

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Higher waiting list priority

Enjoy the third highest waiting list priority on all flights operated by Star Alliance. This does not apply for upgrades and award flights.

Star Alliance Silver status

You also enjoy status privileges on all flights operated by Star Alliance Airlines.

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Status Stars

The longer your keep your frequent flyer status, the more stars you earn. As a Status Stars member, you receive exclusive offers for top-class events, including VIP packages.


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Customer hotline

We have set up a hotline in many countries exclusively for Frequent Travellers. We are available to you for any queries, award bookings, ideas and suggestions.

Help and Contact

Frequent Traveller, Senator or HON Circle Member –

Can we help you? You will find further information about status level topics here, including duration, renewal and benefits.