SkyTeam Elite Benefits

Members holding Elite member status with any SkyTeam carriers, including Korean Air, are eligible for a SkyTeam Elite membership.

SKYPASS Morning Calm Club members are eligible for the SkyTeam Elite membership and Morning Calm Premium Club and Million Miler Club members are eligible for SkyTeam Elite Plus membership.

SkyTeam Elite Benefits Details
Benefits Elite Elite Plus Notes
Guaranteed economy class reservation when purchasing full-fare tickets Not Available AvailableReference 1 Reference 1
  • Full-fare tickets are designated with Y, YO2, YD, and Y2 as the fare basis.
  • Request must be made in advance at least 24 hours prior to departure.
  • For Korean Air/Air France, this applies to long-haul flights only (flights that are over 6 hours for Korean Air).
Priority baggage handling Not Available Available No content
Airport lounge access Not Available Available Reference 2

Reference 2 SkyTeam Elite Plus member can use a SkyTeam lounge regardless of boarding class when travelling international via SkyTeam flight, with up to one guest travelling on a same day international SkyTeam flight.

Priority airport standby

AvailableReference 3

Available

Reference 3 For Korean Air, this applies only to Elite Plus members.

Priority reservation waitlist Available Available No content
Priority check in Available Available No content
Preferred seating Available Reference 4 Available Reference 4

Reference 4 This service is available to passengers with purchased economy class tickets or First/Prestige class reservations within 361 days of the departure date.

Additional baggage allowance Available Reference 5 Available Reference 5

Reference 5 Depending on the operating carrier, Elite members may be entitled to 10 kg (22 pound) or one additional piece of luggage. Restrictions may be applied to certain airlines or itineraries. Please contact the operating airlines for more information. When travelling Korean Air, one additional piece of luggage is applicable for Elite members on all routes except transpacific routes travelling Economy class.

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