Award Ticket Redemption Guide

Award Ticket Redemption Chart
  • In addition to the mileage redemption amounts indicated below, award tickets require payment of government-imposed taxes and fees and carrier-imposed charges from $15 (for Korean domestic travel) or from $37 (for international travel).
  • The exact amount of taxes and fees vary based on season, class of service, routing and itinerary, and is subject to currency exchange rates. 
  • One-way award requires 50% of round-trip redemption mileage.

(Round trip, Mile)

Award Ticket Redemption Details
Routes Season Economy Prestige First
Domestic within Korea Off 10,000 12,000 no content
Peak 15,000 18,000 no content
Korea to or from Japan / China / Northeast Asia Off 30,000 45,000 65,000
Peak 45,000 65,000 95,000
Korea to or from Southeast Asia Off 40,000 70,000 90,000
Peak 60,000 105,000 135,000
Korea to or from Southwest Asia Off 50,000 90,000 115,000
Peak 75,000 135,000 175,000
Korea to or from North America / Oceania / Europe / Middle East / Africa Off 70,000 125,000 160,000
Peak 105,000 185,000 240,000
Korea to or from South America Off 100,000 180,000 220,000
Peak 150,000 270,000 330,000
Japan to or from China / Northeast Asia Off 40,000 60,000 90,000
Peak 60,000 90,000 135,000
Japan to or from Southeast Asia Off 50,000 70,000 90,000
Peak 75,000 105,000 135,000
Japan to or from Southwest Asia Off 60,000 90,000 115,000
Peak 90,000 135,000 175,000
Japan to or from North America / Oceania / Europe / Middle East / Africa Off 70,000 125,000 160,000
Peak 105,000 185,000 240,000
Japan to or from South America Off 100,000 180,000 220,000
Peak 150,000 270,000 330,000
China / Northeast Asia to or from Southeast Asia Off 50,000 70,000 90,000
Peak 75,000 105,000 135,000
China / Northeast Asia to or from Southwest Asia Off 60,000 90,000 115,000
Peak 90,000 135,000 175,000
China / Northeast Asia to or from North America / Oceania / Europe / Middle East / Africa Off 70,000 125,000 160,000
Peak 105,000 185,000 240,000
China / Northeast Asia to or from South America Off 100,000 180,000 220,000
Peak 150,000 270,000 330,000
Southeast Asia to or from Southwest Asia Off 70,000 125,000 160,000
Peak 105,000 185,000 240,000
Southeast Asia to or from North America / Oceania / Europe / Middle East / Africa Off 85,000 150,000 190,000
Peak 125,000 225,000 285,000
Southeast Asia to or from South America Off 110,000 195,000 240,000
Peak 165,000 290,000 360,000
Southwest Asia to or from North America / Oceania / Europe / Middle East / Africa Off 95,000 170,000 210,000
Peak 140,000 255,000 315,000
Southwest Asia to or from South America Off 120,000 215,000 260,000
Peak 180,000 320,000 390,000
Oceania to or from North America / Europe / Middle East / Africa Off 110,000 195,000 240,000
Peak 165,000 290,000 360,000
North America to or from South America Reference 1 Off 60,000 105,000 140,000
Peak 90,000 155,000 210,000
Europe to or from Europe Reference 1 Off 25,000 45,000 60,000
Peak 37,500 67,500 90,000
Southwest Asia to or from Southwest Asia Reference 1 Off 25,000 45,000 60,000
Peak 37,500 67,500 90,000

 Reference 1 Ticket Award is not applicable to an itinerary via Korea. Only applicable to direct flights.