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Etihad Guest

Etihad Airways offers status holders of eligible airlines residing in India and Australia the opportunity to upgrade to Etihad Guest’s Silver or Gold tier.

Abu Dhabi, UAE. – Etihad Guest, the award-winning loyalty programme of Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has partnered with Loyalty Status Co to launch an exclusive Status Match offer in Australia and India.

Anyone who currently holds elite status with an eligible airline and resides in India or Australia can now enjoy the unique rewards and benefits of Etihad Guest’s Silver or Gold Tiers through this new offer.

Approved customers will enjoy Etihad Guest’s Silver or Gold Tier for three months and can extend for a further 12 months upon completion of at least one eligible Etihad flight¹.

Tier status brings with it a host of benefits, including priority check-in, complimentary additional baggage allowance, bonus miles, access to premium lounges and other exclusive perks.

At Etihad’s home in Abu Dhabi, eligible Etihad Guest members will enjoy access to Etihad’s new Business Lounge, where guests can indulge themselves in the lounge’s Constellation Bar at the Roof lounge and a range of dining options, including live-cooking stations. Guests can also take advantage of the relaxation spaces, games room, family room, rejuvenating shower rooms and more before their flight.

Mark Potter, Managing Director, Etihad Guest, said: “At Etihad Guest, we are committed to providing remarkable experiences for all of our guests, and the new status match offer provides travellers in some of our key markets, including India and Australia, the opportunity to experience the benefits of Etihad Airways in a new way.

“We look forward to warmly welcoming new and valued existing members on board as they fly with us to Abu Dhabi and beyond.”

Mark Ross-Smith, CEO of Loyalty Status Co, commented, “We are excited to help Etihad Airways bring the benefits of their world-class loyalty programme to members around the world. As members experience and engage with the Etihad Guest brand through this status match offer, we are confident Etihad will win the long-term loyalty of this valuable customer segment’.

To apply, members of loyalty programmes with elite status should visit and validate their eligibility. Depending on their current airline status, they are then provided the opportunity to match to Etihad Guest Silver or Gold Tier.

For more information on the offer, visit


About Etihad Guest

Etihad Guest is the loyalty programme of Etihad Airways with more than 9 million members located across the world. Members benefit from a host of special privileges according to Tier status and have the opportunity to earn and redeem Etihad Guest Miles by flying with Etihad and partners, as well as enjoying rich rewards with hundreds of travel and lifestyle partners globally. Etihad Guest’s innovation also allows members to earn and redeem Miles for their everyday spending with various partners on the ground. Etihad Guest’s Conscious Choices programme, launched in 2022, rewards members for making environmentally conscious actions such as offsetting carbon emissions and carrying less baggage.

For further details:

Duty Media Officer

Etihad Airways

Tel: +97150 818 9596

Email: [email protected]

About Loyalty Status Co:

Loyalty Status Co is an award-winning travel technology company helping loyalty programs worldwide drive customer acquisition, growth and ancillary revenue through their elite status programs. Loyalty Status Co owns and operates the platform.

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