Welcome to Eastern Miles, China’s leading frequent flyer program which rewards you in so many ways. Earn miles by flying China Eastern and our world-class partner airlines, spending on credit cards, staying at hotels, dining out and more. Redeem miles for travel to hundreds of destinations around the world, upgrades to the next higher class of travel, extra baggage allowance, and other fabulous lifestyle awards we are always adding.

Make your journey count with Eastern Miles!

General Information

SkyTeam
+1 (800) 200-5118

Pros

  • Good rates to Japan
  • Good number of partner airlines

Cons

  • Changes restriction ❷
  • One way costs more than 50% ❶
  • Only one 1 : 1 transfer partner
  • Partners cannot be booked online
  • Most airlines impose fuel surcharge

Fees & Charges

  • Phone booking fee
    $25

Additional Information

Expiration: Miles expire 36 months since last activity.
For some programs, an activity is any accrual of miles, crediting a flight, transfering or purchasing miles. For others, spending activities such as redeeming or donating points counts as an activity.
❶ One-way flights are not allowed on Japan Airlines
❶ One-way flights can cost more than 50 percent of a round-trip ticket on China Eastern and Cathay Pacific
❷ Only date and time changes allowed
❸ In most cases website is not working as well as the booking tool. It means, that you have to call to book your award flights.

Transfer Partners

1,000
Starwood points
1 : 1
+5,000 BONUS
1,000
miles
30 days
1,000
Starwood points
1 : 1
+5,000 BONUS
1,000
miles
30 days
1,000
Hyatt points
1.56 : 1
641
miles
56 days
1,000
Hyatt points
1.56 : 1
641
miles
56 days
1,000
Marriott points
4 : 1
250
miles
42 days
1,000
Marriott points
4 : 1
250
miles
42 days
1,000
Wyndham points
5 : 1
200
miles
28 days
1,000
Wyndham points
5 : 1
200
miles
28 days
1,000
IHG points
5 : 1
200
miles
42 days
1,000
IHG points
5 : 1
200
miles
42 days

The ratio is the number of flexible reward points it would take to transfer to Eastern Miles.

Transfer time is what is reported by the transfer programs, supplemented by our own research. However, actual time to transfer is often highly variable.

Airlines And Fuel Surcharge

This table will show you the partner airlines can be booked online and those which impose fuel surcharge.

Airline
Online
Booking
Fuel
Surcharge
Alliance
China Eastern Airlines China Eastern Airlines
SkyTeam
Aeroflot Aeroflot
SkyTeam
Aerolíneas Argentinas Aerolíneas Argentinas
SkyTeam
AeroMexico AeroMexico
SkyTeam
Air Europa Air Europa
SkyTeam
Air France Air France
SkyTeam
Alitalia Alitalia
SkyTeam
Cathay Pacific Cathay Pacific
oneworld®
China Airlines China Airlines
SkyTeam
China Southern Airlines China Southern Airlines
SkyTeam
China United Airlines China United Airlines
No alliance
Czech Airlines Czech Airlines
SkyTeam
Delta Air Lines Delta Air Lines
SkyTeam
Airline
Online
Booking
Fuel
Surcharge
Alliance
Garuda Indonesia Garuda Indonesia
SkyTeam
Japan Airlines Japan Airlines
oneworld®
Kenya Airways Kenya Airways
SkyTeam
KLM Royal Dutch KLM Royal Dutch
SkyTeam
Korean Air Korean Air
SkyTeam
MEA MEA
SkyTeam
Qantas Qantas
oneworld®
Saudia Airlines Saudia Airlines
SkyTeam
Shanghai Airlines Shanghai Airlines
No alliance
TAROM TAROM
SkyTeam
Vietnam Airlines Vietnam Airlines
SkyTeam
XiamenAir XiamenAir
SkyTeam

China Eastern

China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited is one of the three major airlines in China and manages 50 overseas offices and 11 domestic branches. Moreover, it holds controlling shares of 24 subsidiaries. Based in Shanghai, China Eastern and its daughter company Shanghai Airlines operate a modern fleet with an average age of less than 7 years. The network covers China, Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia, Europe, America and Oceania. China Eastern diligently focuses on providing quality services for both passengers and shippers.