Program Benefits

Accumulate Tier Miles and enjoy the benefits that get even better as you move up the tiers. Here is the comparison of the tier benefits.
Benefits On Ethiopian Airlines Services
Blue

Silver

Gold

Platinum
 

Your status gives you higher priority on the standby list for your preferred flight at times when flights are full.

 

Platinum & Gold members: First & Business Class lounges across Ethiopian network even when flying Ethiopian in Economy Class. As a Platinum or Gold member, you can invite one guest into the lounges.

Silver members: Only at ShebaMiles Silver Lounge at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.

The guest shall be travelling on Ethiopian flight on the same day from the same airport terminal that the member is flying from. The guest shall be accompanied by the inviting member when entering the lounge.

When a Platinum or Gold member is flying on Ethiopian operated flight and is entering a Star Alliance Branded Lounge (click here to see list of locations), only one guest is allowed to accompany the member.

For Platinum & Gold members the lounge access benefit is available only when travelling on an Ethiopian or Star Alliance member carrier flight.

For ShebaMiles Silver members the lounge access benefit is available only when travelling on an Ethiopian flight.

 

Platinum Members: Unlimited rebooking before and after travel commencement. 

Gold members: Two times after first issuance & before travel commencement.

Silver members: One time after first issuance & before travel commencement

This benefit applies for self and awards transferred to beneficiaries.

 

Your baggage will be tagged for priority delivery when you arrive at your destination.

 

Platinum and Gold members can check in at any Business Class counter, regardless of class of travel.

 

Board at your convenience where this is offered at the gate.

 

Guaranteed seat up to 24 hours before departure in the highest booking class in Economy Class. This applies only on bookings made at Ethiopian Airlines offices.

 

Two complimentary upgrades per flight segment are offered on Ethiopian flights per calendar year upon seat availability in Business class at the time of request. Complimentary upgrade shall be requested at Ethiopian Airlines offices..
*This benefit applies only for the member and cannot be transferred to award nominees.

 

Personal assistance service is available at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport for Platinum members departing from Addis Ababa up on request by the member. Personal assistance service shall be requested at Ethiopian Airlines offices.

 

Award refund is allowed for fully unused award tickets within the ticket’s validity period.

Benefits On Star Alliance Member Airlines
Blue

Silver

Gold

Platinum
 

Your status gives you higher priority on the standby list for your preferred flight at times when flights are full.

 

your status gives you higher priority on the waitlist when a seats confirmation is possible subject to individual member carrier’s policy

 

ShebaMiles Platinum & Gold members can check in at any Business/First Class counter, regardless of class of travel.

 

As a ShebaMiles Platinum & Gold member and a Star Alliance Gold member, you can take advantage of the extra baggage allowance on a Star Alliance Partner Airline flight.

The maximum weight allowed for 1 piece shall be according to the Partner Airline's booking class booked where the Piece System applies.

 

To see where Gold Track (Priority Security & Immigration) is available visit Click here

 

The lounge access benefit is available only when travelling onwards on a Star Alliance member airline flight.

A friend or family member checked & travelling onwards on a Star Alliance member airline flight can join you in eligible even if your guest is flying in Economy Class.

Click here to learn about lounge access policy.

 

Our Platinum & Gold members are invited to board early on all flights operated by Star Alliance member airlines.

 

ShebaMiles Platinum & Gold members’ luggage will be given priority tagging for priority baggage collection.