Star Alliance upgrade chart

Routes featuring an Economy and Business offering
 
New Zealand and Eastern Australia

A380

A410

 
New Zealand and Western Australia

A600

A650

 
New Zealand and Pacific Islands

A380

A410

 
New Zealand and Asia

A1,700

A1,960

 
New Zealand and North America

A1,700

A1,960

 
New Zealand and Europe

A3,600

A3,960

 
New Zealand and Honolulu/Tahiti

A720

A780

 
Australia and Africa

A1,860

A2,150

 
Australia and Asia

A1,860

A2,150

 
Australia and North America

A1,550

A1,960

 
Australia and Europe

A3,060

A4,190

 
Australia and Honolulu/Tahiti

A1,520

A1,920

 
Asia and Africa

A1,610

A2,030

 
Asia and North America

A1,650

A2,100

 
Asia and Europe

A1,550

A1,790

 
Asia and Honolulu/Tahiti

A1,230

A1,540

 
Asia and Middle East

A1,610

A2,030

 
Africa and Europe

A1,190

A1,500

 
Africa and Middle East

A1,240

A1,550

 
North America and Central America

A1,290

A1,570

 
North America and South America

A1,610

A2,030

 
North America and Pacific Islands

A1,160

A1,470

 
North America and Europe

A2,410

A2,780

 
North America and Honolulu/Tahiti

A1,160

A1,500

 
North America and Middle East

A1,760

A2,830

 
North America and Africa

A2,760

A3,570

 
Central America and South America

A1,290

A1,570

 
Central America and Europe

A2,260

A2,830

 
Central America and Australia

A1,260

A1,580

 
South America and Europe

A2,260

A2,830

 
South America and Middle East

A2,250

A2,830

 
South America and Australia

A1,260

A1,580

 
Europe and Honolulu/Tahiti

A1,820

A2,510

 
Europe and Middle East

A1,290

A2,550

 
Intra Zone, less than 2,000km

A460

A680

 
Intra Zone, more than 2,000km

A810

A1,180

• Star Alliance upgrade awards are available on flights operated by Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, ANA, Asiana, Austrian Airlines, Avianca, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatian Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, EVA Air, EygptAir, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Swiss Airlines, TAM, TAP Portugal, Thai Airways, Turkish Airlines, US Airways and United and are confirmed at the time of request subject to availability
• Subject to the bullet below, Star Alliance upgrade awards may only be requested at least 7 days before departure
• Star Alliance upgrade awards on flights operated by ANA may only be requested within 28 days of flight departure
• Upgrades to First and Business Class on Singapore Airlines' B777-300ER, All-Business Class A345 and A380 are not available
• Changes to the Star Alliance airline network may result in changes to the destinations available

Eligible booking classes for Star Alliance upgrade awards
 
Adria Airways

Y,B

No First Class

 
Aegean Airlines

Y,B

No First Class

 
Air Canada

Y,B

C,D

 
Air China

G,Y,B

J,C,D

 
Air India

Y,B

C,D

 
ANA

Y,B,E

C,D,Z,J

 
Asiana

Y,B

C,D

 
Austrian Airlines

Y,B

No First Class

 
Avianca

Y,B

No First Class

 
Brussels Airline

Y,B

C,D

 
Copa Airlines

Y,B

No First Class

 
Croatian Airlines

Y,B

No First Class

 
Ethiopian Airlines

Y,G,S,B

No First Class

 
EVA Air

Y,B,K

No First Class

 
EgyptAir

Y,B

C,D

 
LOT Polish Airlines

Y,B

No First Class

 
Lufthansa

Y,B

C,D,J

 
SAS

Y,B,S

No First Class

 
Singapore Airlines

Y,B,S

C,D,J,Z

 
South African Airways

Y,B - all flights; M - domestic flights only

No First Class

 
Swiss

Y,B,U,M

No First Class

 
TAM

Y,B

C,D

 
TAP Portugal

Y,B

C,D

 
Thai Airways

Y,B

C,D

 
Turkish Airlines

Y,B

C,D

 
US Airways

Y,B

C,D

 
United

Y,B

C,D,J