Cedar Miles members can earn miles from travel on MEA as well as air partners in several ways:
- MEA and SkyTeam flights: when flying on an eligible booking class* of a regular ME or SkyTeam coded and operated flight.
- Cedar Miles Partners: when flying on an eligible booking class* of a regular Qatar Airways coded and operated flight.
- Code Share flights operated by non-SkyTeam carrier: Only when flying on a regular ME coded flight and in an eligible booking class.
*Eligible booking classes vary from one carrier to another. Reward tickets as well as certain discounted and group fares are not eligible for miles accrual. To consult the eligible classes per carrier visit the page ‘How to Earn Miles with Airline Partners”
Qualifying Miles are earned on all MEA and SkyTeam flights, within one calendar year (01 Jan - 31 Dec). Qualifying Miles establish your privilege status: Blue Cedar, Silver Cedar (Elite) or Golden Cedar/ Presidents Club (Elite Plus). Using your miles for reward tickets do not decrease your Q-miles count.
Cedar Miles grants you a minimum of 500 Miles per flight, when sector distance flown is less than 500 miles, multiplied by the accrual percentage of the corresponding booking class.
Class of Service Bonus:
You earn additional Miles depending on your class of travel. On MEA, you receive double the mileage in Cedar Class and 25% additional mileage on full fare Economy (Y,B or M).
| Travelling Class
||Qualifying Miles Earned |
| Cedar Class
| Full Fare Class
Holders of Golden Cedar or Presidents Club cards (Elite Plus) can earn a special 50% tier bonus for each flight with MEA or SkyTeam partners. Tier Bonus is calculated for the actual flown miles. Tier Bonus are not Qualifying miles, they do not count towards your privilege status.
These are Miles earned during a Cedar Miles campaign or promotion. Bonus Miles does not count toward your qualification to Silver Cedar or Golden Cedar.
Travel within six months of joining Cedar Miles, on MEA or MEA code share flights (valid on ME coded flights only) and automatically receive 3,000 welcome bonus miles.
Join online, fly MEA & earn an additional 2,000 Miles.
Cedar Miles are valid for 5 years from the accrual date.
i.e. miles earned on April 3rd, 2010 will expire on Dec 31, 2015(N+5).