Etihad Guest Adds New Redemption Partner: Saudi Arabian Airlines

Etihad Guest is one of our favorite under-the-radar mileage programs. So, we were excited to see Etihad Guest add a new mileage partner: Saudi Arabian Airlines. Here are the new redemption rates, sweet spots (and which redemptions to avoid), ways to accumulate Etihad Guest miles, and other options for booking Saudia award flights.

Buy Etihad Miles With up to a 30% Bonus Through New Buy Miles Promotion

Etihad just launched a new buy miles promotion, offering Etihad miles for as little as 1.54¢ apiece. While this isn’t the lowest price Etihad has ever sold them, it still provides a solid way of saving money by buying and redeeming miles. With Etihad’s sweet-spot filled partner award charts, there are plenty of situations where buying miles could save you a bunch of money.

Do Etihad Guest Miles Expire?

Etihad Guest Miles will expire after 18 months without qualifying account activity. This is an improved policy as of November 15, 2019. Previously, miles expired after 24 months—regardless of whether you generated account activity. For more detail on Etihad expiration rules, check out our updated post.

Etihad Sale on Flights Originating in the US

This promotion has ended; please review current/active promotions. Etihad is offering a 20% discount on all flights originating in the US that are booked and depart the US by January 31, 2017. To take advantage of the offer you need…

Etihad Launches New Business Class Amenity Kits

Things have been busy for airlines and their amenity kits recently, with both British Airways and JetBlue launching revamped amenity kits. Not to be outdone, Etihad has updated and launched a new line of amenity kits with the collaboration of…