Earn Mileage Plan™ Miles when you fly Korean Air - serving more than 115 destinations in 38 countries. Korean Air operates flights with First, Prestige (Business), and Economy classes of service. Learn more about where Korean Air flies and book your next flight at koreanair.com.
Elite Benefits: Our Mileage Plan™ MVP® members earn 50% Elite Bonus, MVP® Gold members earn 100% Elite Bonus, and Gold 75K level members earn 125% Elite Bonus on miles earned. Elite Bonus Miles do not count toward elite qualification.
Earning on Korean
Elite Qualifying Flight Miles: Earned flight miles and premium cabin bonuses on Korean count towards Elite Status.
Economy Class Cabin:
Earn 50% of actual flight miles* flown in L, U, Q, N, or T classes of service.
Earn 75% of actual flight miles* flown in K class of service.
Earn actual flight miles* flown in Y, B, M, S, H, or E classes of service.
Prestige (Business Class) Cabin:
Earn actual flight miles* flown in Z class of service.
Earn actual flight miles* flown in C, D, or I classes of service, plus 25% Bonus Miles.
Earn actual flight miles* flown in J class of service, plus 35% Bonus Miles.
First Class Cabin:
Earn actual flight miles* flown in F class of service, plus 50% Bonus Miles.
Earn actual flight miles* flown in P class of service, plus 65% Bonus Miles.
Earn actual flight miles* flown in R class of service, plus 100% Bonus Miles.
Elite-Qualifying Flight Miles: Yes - for flights taken on or after January 15, 2014. Learn More
*Earn 500 minimum miles on flights less than 500 miles. Actual miles flown = 1 mile per flight mile flown. Miles may not be earned for tickets flown in in A, G, O, and X classes of service. Some deeply discounted, and industry fares are ineligible to earn miles.
To qualify for mileage accrual, please note that your flights must fall within the eligible flight number range below and your flight must be marketed and operated by Korean Air.
Eligible Flight Numbers
0001 - 1999
6000 - 7999
To ensure flight credit, the two letter airline code (KE) must precede the flight number (for example, KE XXXX) on your ticket receipt or boarding pass.
Add A Mileage Plan™ Number to an Existing Reservation: To add your Mileage Plan™ number in your Korean Air reservation, please call Korean Air Reservations at 1-800-438-5000.
Request Mileage Credit: Allow 4 to 6 weeks for miles to post. Missing miles must be requested within 12 months of original flight date. To request mileage credit for flights already taken, email us a copy of your ticket receipt and at least one boarding pass to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Award Travel on Korean
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Award Chart: View our Korean Air award levels for the following areas