Game changer

We're taking Mileage Plan™ benefits to the next level. Read on to learn more about these exciting changes.

Big adventures for fewer miles

You can now book one-way non-refundable award travel within the continental US and Canada starting at just 5,000 miles plus taxes and fees* — that's 30% fewer miles than were previously needed.

New reduced award levels
New starting price* Previous starting price* Distance each way Sample route
5,000 miles 7,500 miles
700 miles or fewer San Jose to Orange County
5,000 miles 12,500 miles 700 miles or fewer Seattle to San Francisco
7,500 miles 12,500 miles 701 - 1,400 miles Los Angeles to Portland
10,000 miles 12,500 miles 1,401 - 2,100 miles Portland to St. Louis
12,500 miles 12,500 miles 2,101 or more miles San Diego to Orlando

Plan a trip

*Taxes and fees starting from $5.60. Award availability and pricing may vary. The purchaser of an award ticket is responsible for all applicable taxes, fees, and checked baggage charges imposed by the transporting carrier(s) or US or international authorities.

Earn miles on Virgin America flights

Now you can earn Mileage Plan miles on more flights across the US, including five times as many daily flights between the West Coast and New York.

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Delta partnership change

As of April 30, 2017, Mileage Plan members will no longer be able to earn or redeem miles on Delta flights. Don't worry, though – thanks to our acquisition of Virgin America and our ever-growing list of global partners, it's easy to get where you want to go.

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Grab your passport and earn miles faster

Earn up to 80% more miles* when you fly Business or First Class with select Alaska Global Partners. Plus, you’ll also earn miles on more economy fare classes than ever before. With over 800 destinations served by our global partners, earning miles has never been easier.

British Airways

Seattle to London
in First (F) Class

Previously earned: 14,403
Now: 24,005

Cathay Pacific

Los Angeles to Hong Kong
in Business (I) Class

Previously earned: 9,059
Now: 16,306


Seattle to Dubai
in Business (J) Class

Previously earned: 9,281
Now: 16,706


San Francisco to Sydney
in First (R) Class

Previously earned: 11,126
Now: 25,960

Learn more about global partner travel and our new increased earn on the Alaska Global Partners page.

* Mileage calculations do not include any elite bonus miles.

Award travel with a front row seat

Elite members are now eligible for complimentary upgrades on award travel on Alaska-operated flights, including immediate upgrades at booking* for refundable Main Cabin awards. Sit back, relax, and let your miles whisk you away in style.

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*Complimentary upgrades are on a space-available basis on flights operated by Alaska only; not available on flights operated by Virgin America or Alaska Global Partners.

Mileage Plan™ member benefits

With these new enhancements, don’t forget to take advantage of all the other benefits of Mileage Plan™ membership that you already enjoy.

Get rewarded for every Alaska flight, every global partner flight, and even for everyday purchases. Before you know it, you’ll be taking that well-deserved vacation to the destination of your dreams.

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