Etihad to launch its loyalty program ‘Miles on the Go’ at Abu Dhabi Airport

By Arya M Nair, Official Reporter
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Mr. Terry Daly & Mr. Francois Bourrienne at the signing ceremony

Abu Dhabi Airports and Etihad Guest, the award-winning loyalty program of Etihad Airways, have signed an agreement to launch the ‘Miles on the Go’ product at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Etihad Guest members can now instantly earn and spend Etihad Guest Miles when shopping at participating merchants located at Abu Dhabi International Airport. By simply downloading the Etihad Guest app and linking up to five Visa cards to their profiles, members can spend their miles and receive cashback on their cards.

Members can earn 1 Etihad Guest Mile and 1 Etihad Guest Tier Mile for every $0.82 spent at any of the 119 participating outlets, including lounges, luxury retail stores, dining establishments and duty-free outlets from over 35 brands.

Francois Bourienne
Francois Bourienne
Abu Dhabi Airports

“Abu Dhabi Airports always strives to strengthen ties with strategic partners to provide a remarkable customer experience at our airports. We are pleased to collaborate with Etihad Guest at their home airport, and we are committed to introducing innovative solutions that will enhance the passengers’ journey through Abu Dhabi International Airport.”

Mr. Terry Daly, Executive Director of Guest Experience, Brand & Marketing, Etihad Airways, said that “We are continuously enhancing our Etihad Guest loyalty program for our valued members. The ‘Miles on the Go’ product offers our members a rewarding experience with more options to earn and spend miles. We are delighted to welcome Abu Dhabi International Airport to our award-winning mobile app.”

The successful and first-of-its-kind ‘Miles on the Go’ technology was launched in 2020. It has since won multiple innovations and industry awards. Complementing the existing travel partners, members can automatically earn and spend miles in three Aldar Malls in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain, at a suite of entertainment, hospitality, F&B partners and now at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

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