Icelandair Saga Club is the Frequent Flyer Program for Icelandair. Icelandair Saga Club, has multiple benefits for all members as well as special offers and benefits for our most frequent flyers who have acquired Saga Silver and Saga Gold status. Members can earn from 1,500 to 11,700 Tier Points for each leg with Icelandair and need 40,000 Tier Points to become a Saga Silver member and 80,000.

General Information

No Alliance
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Pros

  • Cash and miles option available ❻

Cons

  • One way restriction ❹
  • TATL must by phone only ❷
  • No any 1 : 1 transfer partner
  • Economy awards restriction ❸
  • Low number of partner airlines
  • Partners cannot be booked online
  • Most partners impose fuel surcharge

Fees & Charges

  • Change award fee ❶
    $0
  • Cancellation fee ❺
    $22

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 No change fees on Saga or Economy Comfort class tickets. Economy awards carry a change fee of ISK 3,000 to 12,000 ~ about $22 to $85
❷ Transatlantic awards must be booked by phone
❸ Economy Flex awards require a minimum stay of two days or one Sunday. Economy awards that aren’t Flex require a Sunday minimum stay
❹ Saga Class awards are not available for one-way bookings
❺ Economy Flex cancellations cost ISK 3,000 ~ about $22. Only 50% of the points used to purchase non-Flex economy award flights are refunded for cancellations
❻ Though Icelandair doesnt technically offer points plus cash fares, there is an option to use your points to buy gift certificates and use that toward part of a cash booking.

Transfer Partners

1,000
Hilton points
10 : 1
100
miles
4 days
1,000
Hilton points
10 : 1
100
miles
4 days
1,000
Carlson points
10 : 1
100
miles
42 days
1,000
Carlson points
10 : 1
100
miles
42 days

The ratio is the number of flexible reward points it would take to transfer to Saga Club.

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
Air Iceland Air Iceland
No alliance
Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines
No alliance
Airline
Online
Booking
Fuel
Surcharge
Alliance
Finnair Finnair
oneworld®
Icelandair Icelandair
No alliance