Do Air Canada Aeroplan Miles Expire?

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Yes, miles in Aeroplan, Air Canada's frequent flier program expire if the Aeroplan Member has not accumulated or redeemed Aeroplan Miles for a period of 12 consecutive months. There are, however, several easy ways to prevent your miles from expiring. It is critical to keep in mind that the 12-month period is not a calendar year, but rather 12 consecutive months from the date of your last transaction. So, if your last transaction was in April of a given year, all your miles will be valid until the same date in April the following year.

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How To Prevent Your Miles From Expiring

Exceptions to the Mileage Expiration Policy

The mileage expiry policy is waived under certain circumstances. These include:

Miles Already Expired? You Can Reinstate Miles

Aeroplan does let you reinstate miles at a price of $.01 per mile and a $30 administrative fee. To reinstate your miles you'll want to call the Aeroplan Contact Center at 1-800-361-5373.

Don't Forget

Aeroplan is a great program, with plenty of excellent value in their redemption sweet spots. With proper planning, you can avoid dreaded fuel surcharges on award tickets. The program is active and regularly offers different promotions, however in the long run things may not be as rosy, once Air Canada breaks off and establishes its own rewards program.

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