Star Alliance Gold in one GO!

1) Register for Aegean Miles and More account here.

They currently have 1000 bonus registration miles free.

2) Book and fly business class on any of Star Alliance member airlines (200% of miles flown) using your Aegean Miles & Bonus number. (NOT VOYAGER, MILES & MORE, SHEBA, MILES & SMILES ETC).

3) The Aegean threshold is the lowest of Star Alliance to earn Gold status ( 20,000 miles needed – thats19,000 after the bonus given after registration).

4) Star Alliance Gold via Aegean is for life ( credit one flight per 36 months).


Access Aegean’s website for the changes HERE.

If you were able to take advantage of the offer in the past few years or can still do so before the date changes come into effect and you will have the gold status and perks for one more year, thereafter retention criteria is easier than full gold qualification criteria.

The new criteria for retention is: 24,000 miles on Star Alliance network.

The new criteria for gold qualification jumps to a huge: 48,000 miles on Star Alliance network.

Why you’d want Gold:

– Access to over 1000 lounges when travelling on the Star Alliance network.

– Priority Check-in and boarding.

– Extra bag and extra weight allowances.

– Higher chance of being bumped up to business class in case of economy overbooking.


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