You have several options for exchanging award miles for status miles. All members have the option connected with several Miles & More credit cards; Frequent Travellers can benefit from a mileage exchange as part of Miles & More Selections.
The following general conditions for credit card holders apply to exchanging award miles for status miles:
- You can exchange between 5,000 and 25,000 award miles (not HON Circle miles) once per calendar year.
- This applies to award miles that you received for credit card purchases in the current and previous calendar year.
- Welcome, multiple and promotional miles etc. are excluded from the mileage exchange.
- The ratio for exchanging award miles to status miles is 5:1.
- Your exchanged miles will be credited to your mileage account as status miles for the current year, and the corresponding award miles will be deducted.
- An exchange which has been validated cannot be reversed.
These country-specific rules also apply:
For holders of Lufthansa Miles & More Credit Cards issued by Deutsche Kreditbank AG (DKB):
Award miles can only be exchanged by members resident in Germany and by holders of the Miles & More Gold Credit Card, the Lufthansa Frequent Traveller Credit Card or the Lufthansa Senator Credit Card.
For holders of the UniCreditCard Miles & More issued by UniCredit:
Award miles can only be exchanged by holders of the UniCreditCard Flexia Gold Miles & More and the UniCreditCard Business Miles & More.
For holders of the SWISS Miles & More Credit Card issued by Swisscard AECS GmbH:
Award miles can only be exchanged by holders of the following products: SWISS Miles & More Classic Credit Card Duo, SWISS Miles & More Gold Credit Card Duo or SWISS Miles & More Platinum Credit Card Duo. Only one miles exchange is possible per Miles & More member per calendar year.
For holders of the Miles & More® World Elite Mastercard® issued by Barclaycard®:
Award miles can only be exchanged by holders of the Miles & More® World Elite Mastercard®.
For holders of the Miles & More Visa Gold Card issued by Qander Consumer Finance B.V.: Award miles can only be exchanged by holders of the Miles & More Visa Gold Card.
You can exchange award miles for status miles here