Emirates and Air Canada start loyalty partnership programme – Enterprise Traveller

UAE service Emirates and Canada’s largest airline Air Canada have expanded their partnership to supply frequent flyer members joint loyalty programme advantages.

Emirates Skywards members can now earn and redeem Miles on all flights operated by Air Canada – accessing a community of greater than 220 locations worldwide.

Air Canada’s Aeroplan members may even profit from incomes and redeeming Factors on all flights operated by Emirates – with entry to greater than 130 locations throughout six continents, by way of the airline’s hub of Dubai.

Skywards members may even have the ability to redeem Miles for reward tickets throughout Air Canada’s community. Flight rewards will begin from 8,000 Miles for a one-way reward ticket in economic system class and 16,000 Miles for a one-way reward ticket in enterprise class.

Equally, Aeroplan members shall be ready redeem Factors for flights on Emirates economic system class and enterprise class, beginning at 15,000 Factors one-way with no service surcharges, in addition to the power to mix with Aeroplan’s community of airline companions on a single ticket. The flexibility to redeem Aeroplan Factors for flights in Emirates first-class shall be launched in early 2023.

Emirates and Air Canada signal codeshare settlement

As for lounge entry, Emirates Skywards Platinum and Gold members travelling in economic system class with Air Canada or Emirates may even get pleasure from complimentary entry to Air Canada’s Maple Leaf Lounges and Air Canada Café in Toronto Pearson together with one visitor.

In Dubai, Aeroplan Elite 50K, 75K and Tremendous Elite members travelling in economic system class with Emirates will get pleasure from complimentary entry to the Emirates Enterprise Class Lounge together with one visitor.

The carriers activated their codeshare partnership earlier this yr offering prospects with connectivity throughout North America, Asia, the Center East and Africa. Emirates prospects can now additionally e book flights to/from Canadian factors past Toronto, together with Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa and Vancouver.

Emirates Skywards, the loyalty programme of Emirates and flydubai, has near 30 million members.

Dr. Nejib Ben Khedher, divisional senior vice chairman of Emirates Skywards, stated: “Collectively, near 40 million frequent flyer members will have the ability to earn and redeem Miles throughout a joint community of greater than 350 locations and luxuriate in advantages equivalent to lounge entry.”

Air Canada and Emirates have launched a codeshare partnership, with the goals to supply prospects with entry to 46 factors throughout North America, Asia, the Center East and Africa. Codeshare tickets to 35 markets can be found by way of the carriers’ web sites for journey from December 1. The extra 11 markets shall be added “pending ultimate regulatory approval”, with the potential for additional markets additionally recommended by the carriers.