Emirates Skywards Miles Credit Cards in UAE 2024

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List of Emirates Skywards Credit Cards in UAE

Interest Rate

3.25%

Minimum Salary

AED 12000

Annual Fee

AED 735

Balance Transfer

Yes

Cashback

No

interest rate

3.25%

Interest Rate

currency account

AED 12000

Minimum Salary

annual fee

AED 735

Annual Fee

Advantages

  • Up to 30K Skyward miles as Welcome bonus
  • 30% discount on dining
  • Cashback on utility bills

Features

  • Get travel and lifestyle offers with skyward miles.
  • Emirates NBD Credit Card gives you the flexibility to pay as little as 5% of the outstanding balance each month, and carry forward the balance to the next statement.
  • Enjoy instant cash option up to 50%.
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Features

  • Get travel and lifestyle offers with skyward miles.
  • Emirates NBD Credit Card gives you the flexibility to pay as little as 5% of the outstanding balance each month, and carry forward the balance to the next statement.
  • Enjoy instant cash option up to 50%.
  • Protect plus insurance.
  • Enjoy the The Emirates NBD Installment plan.
  • Avail easy Utility bill payments only in UAE.
  • Avail free purchase protection and extended warranty with this card.
  • Avail good offers with Emirates Airlines.
  • The Forex rate applicable on this card is 1.99%
  • Your Emirates NBD Credit Card gives you a maximum of 55 interest-free days, provided you continue to pay your outstanding balance in full, by the due date.
    You need to pay a minimum balance of 5% of the outstanding balance or AED 100, whichever is higher.
  • You are required to have a minimum salary of AED 12,000.
  • The annual fee of this card is AED 735 & joining fee of the card is AED 1,573.95

Benefits

  • Get up to 40000 skyward miles as welcome bonus
  • International medical and travel insurance.
  • Use Visa Signature card to pay for your travel and you will receive complimentary travel insurance in respect of that trip.
  • Enjoy unlimited access to over 1000 premium airport lounges in more than 300 cities worldwide.
  • Get the help NBD Concierge Desk and avail benefits.
  • Four Complimentary Valet Parking Service.
  • Golf Privileges for Golf lovers.
  • Exclusive offers on Emirates.ae.
  • Health Club Privileges.
  • Salik Auto Top Up with this card.
  • Discounts on air tickets and holiday packages.
  • Enjoy 30% discount on dining.
  • Emirates NBD Credit Card offers the New Credit Shield Pro feature includes
    - 0.99% on monthly fee on outstanding balance
    - Each card holder can get decease cover up to AED 300,000
    - In case of hospitalization get AED 100 pay out per day. T&Cs apply
  • You can earn 0.75 mile on every spend of USD 1 on any local retail spendings with this card.
  • You can earn 1 mile on every spend of USD 1 on international retail spends.
  • You can also earn 1.5 miles for USD 1 spend on Emirates Airlines website.
  • Avail 40,000 miles with this card.
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Interest Rate

3.5%

Minimum Salary

AED 36750

Annual Fee

AED 3000

Balance Transfer

Yes

Cashback

No

interest rate

3.5%

Interest Rate

currency account

AED 36750

Minimum Salary

annual fee

AED 3000

Annual Fee

Benefits

  • Sign up for the Emirates-Citibank Ultima Credit card and get 25,000 welcome bonus Skywards Miles, and 10,000 Skywards Miles annually upon payment of annual fee
  • Earn up to 2.5 Skywards Miles per $ spend with a 100% exclusive Metal Card
  • Exclusive 100% metal card + Skywards Silver Membership
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  • The annual fee applicable on this card is AED 3,000

Benefits

  • Sign up for the Emirates-Citibank Ultima Credit card and get 25,000 welcome bonus Skywards Miles, and 10,000 Skywards Miles annually upon payment of annual fee
  • Earn up to 2.5 Skywards Miles per $ spend with a 100% exclusive Metal Card
  • Exclusive 100% metal card + Skywards Silver Membership
  • Unlimited golf on weekdays and 1 free round on weekends per month
  • Complimentary Valet Parking twice a month with Valtrans
  • Insurance cover for online purchases up to $1,000 per year, at no additional cost
  • 6 complimentary airport rides per year (up to AED 110 each) using code "MAUAE6“ on the Careem app.
  • ‘Buy 1 Get 1 free’ movie tickets at VOX & REEL cinemas
  • Get access to hundreds of Buy 1 Get 1 offer with the free Mastercard® priceless specials app
  • Fast, safe and effortless purchases, with Apple Pay & Google Pay.
  • Complimentary Silver Bronze Meet & Greet service once a year at Dubai International Airport.
  • Complimentary International Concierge Service
  • Complimentary Travel Insurance
  • Enjoy complimentary Emirates Skywards Silver membership giving you 12kg extra baggage and Emirates lounge access in Dubai Airport. Plus get unlimited access to 1100+ airport lounges worldwide for you and a guest with MasterCard Travel Pass app. Also enjoy unlimited golf on weekdays and 1 free round on weekends per month.
  • Earn 2.5 Skywards Miles per USD spent on www.emirates.com in AED; 1.5 Skywards Miles per USD on non-AED spend and 1 Skywards Mile per USD on other AED spend.
  • Redeem your Skywards Miles for reward flights and upgrades with Emirates
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Interest Rate

3.5%

Minimum Salary

AED 12000

Annual Fee

AED 400

Balance Transfer

Yes

Cashback

No

interest rate

3.5%

Interest Rate

currency account

AED 12000

Minimum Salary

annual fee

AED 400

Annual Fee

Benefits

  • The perfect card to begin your adventure!
  • Earn up to 1 Skywards Miles per USD and redeem them on Emirates or Flydubai Reward flights and upgrades
  • No annual fee for the first year
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  • The annual fee applicable on this card is AED 400

Benefits

  • The perfect card to begin your adventure!
  • Earn up to 1 Skywards Miles per USD and redeem them on Emirates or Flydubai Reward flights and upgrades
  • No annual fee for the first year
  • 2 complimentary airport rides per year (up to AED 110 each) using code "MAUAE2“ on the Careem app.
  • Get Flat 30% Discount on up to 2 Movie Tickets at VOX cinemas every month.
  • Unlimited access to 1100+ lounges worldwide with MasterCard Travel Pass app.
  • Get access to hundreds of Buy 1 Get 1 offer with the free Mastercard® priceless specials app
  • Fast, safe and effortless purchases, with Apple Pay & Google Pay.
  • PayLite: turn any big purchases into small payments
  • Complimentary Marhaba Bronze Meet & Greet service once a year at Dubai International Airport.
  • Complimentary Travel Insurance
  • Citi World Privileges: Enjoy travel, dining and entertainment discounts locally and across 95 countries
  • Earn up to 1 Skywards Mile on every USD spent on your Emirates-Citibank World Credit Card. Redeem them for flights and upgrades with Emirates and Flydubai or shopping using your miles at Dubai duty-free.
  • Enjoy unlimited access to 1100+ airport lounges worldwide with MasterCard Travel Pass app.
  • Earn 1 Skywards Mile per USD on non-AED spend and 0.75 Skywards Miles per USD on AED spend.
  • Redeem your Skywards Miles for reward flights and upgrades with Emirates & Flydubai
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Interest Rate

3.69%

Minimum Salary

AED 25000

Annual Fee

AED 2100

Balance Transfer

Yes

Cashback

No

interest rate

3.69%

Interest Rate

currency account

AED 25000

Minimum Salary

annual fee

AED 2100

Annual Fee

Features

  • Automatic upgrade to Emirates Skywards Silver membership.
  • Unlimited Complimentary golf.
  • free valet parking every month at select locations once a month, any additional use of this service will charge AED 80 of your card.
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Features

  • Automatic upgrade to Emirates Skywards Silver membership.
  • Unlimited Complimentary golf.
  • free valet parking every month at select locations once a month, any additional use of this service will charge AED 80 of your card.
  • Unlimited complimentary access to over 1000 airport lounges for two people.
  • This is an Islamic card.
  • Avail credit shield and cash advance with this card.
  • Avail four free supplementary cards with this card.
  • The Forex rate stands at 2.34%
  • Minimum salary required for this card is AED 25000
  • Balance transfer facility is available at a fixed monthly fee every month based on the amount, starting from AED 30.
  • The annual fee applicable on this card is AED 2100.

Benefits

  • Receive global assistance wherever you are.
  • Complimentary Emirates skywards Silver membership.
  • Purchase protection.
  • Multi travel insurance.
  • Receive global assistance wherever you are.
  • Exclusive Visa infinite offers.
  • Global Concierge.
  • Get discounts on car rentals.
  • Up to 2 “Buy 1 Get 1” complimentary movie tickets each month, any day of the week.
  • Spend a minimum of AED 5000 for a calendar month and enjoy up to 2 complimentary Marhaba Meet & Greet services per year. T&C apply.
  • Get a 15% discount on Emaar Entertainment Attractions.
  • Get complimentary access to Dubai Ladies Club.
  • Receive 20,000 complimentary bonus Skywards Miles upon making your first retail transaction.
  • Up to 2 Skywards Miles per USD spent.
  • For every USD 1 spend, you can earn 2 Skyward Miles for every transaction at Emirates Airlines.
  • Earn 1.5 Miles for international spends.
  • Earn1 Mile for domestic spends.
  • Earn 0.5 Miles for supermarket spends and 0.25 Miles for government spends.
  • You can earn 20,000 complimentary skyward miles.
  • Get up to 75,000 bonus Skywards Miles as a part of welcome bonus promotions. Offer valid till 28 February 2023.
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Interest Rate

3.5%

Minimum Salary

AED 30000

Annual Fee

AED 1500

Balance Transfer

Yes

Cashback

Yes

interest rate

3.5%

Interest Rate

currency account

AED 30000

Minimum Salary

annual fee

AED 1500

Annual Fee

Benefits

  • Enjoy flexible lifestyle and rewards beneftis with your Citi Prestige (R) Credit Card.
  • Sign up for a Citi Prestige Credit card and get AED 600 welcome offer (statement credit)
  • Redeem points for cash rebates, travel related spend or transfer to 12 partner airlines including Emirates, Etihad, flydubai & British Airways
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  • The annual fee applicable on this card is AED 1,500

Benefits

  • Enjoy flexible lifestyle and rewards beneftis with your Citi Prestige (R) Credit Card.
  • Sign up for a Citi Prestige Credit card and get AED 600 welcome offer (statement credit)
  • Redeem points for cash rebates, travel related spend or transfer to 12 partner airlines including Emirates, Etihad, flydubai & British Airways
  • Unlimited golf on weekdays and 1 free round on weekends per month
  • Complimentary Valet Parking twice a month with Valtrans
  • Unlimited access to 1100+ lounges worldwide (+guest) with MasterCard Travel Pass app.
  • Insurance cover for online purchases up to $1,000 per year, at no additional cost
  • 6 complimentary airport rides per year (up to AED 110 each) using code "MAUAE6“ on the Careem app.
  • ‘Buy 1 Get 1 free’ movie tickets at VOX & REEL cinemas
  • Get access to hundreds of Buy 1 Get 1 offer with the free Mastercard® priceless specials app
  • Fast, safe and effortless purchases, with Apple Pay
  • Citi Prestige Global Concierge team, available to assist you 24/7 from anywhere in the world
  • Complimentary Marhaba Silver Meet & Greet service twice a year at Dubai International Airport
  • Complimentary Travel Insurance and Purchase Protection
  • AED 500 can be offset with 15,000 ThankYou® Points for any travel-related purchase, No limitation
  • Complimentary 4th night free hotel stay for staycatons or worldwide and unlimited access to 1100+ lounges worldwide for you and a guest with MasterCard Travel Pass app. You also get unlimited golf on weekdays and 1 free round on weekends per month
  • Apply for a Citi Prestige Credit Card and get an AED 600 welcome offer as a statement credit.
  • Also, earn 10,000 annual ThankYou® Points on yearly renewal of your Card. T&Cs Apply
  • Earn 3 ThankYou® Points per USD on non-AED spend and 2 ThankYou® Points per USD on local (AED) spend
  • With your ThankYou® Points you have the flexibility to redeem for travel rewards, cash rebates, and many other rewarding experiences
    - Transfer your ThankYou® Points to 12 airline and hotel partners for flights and hotel stays
    - Redeem points for cash rebates or travel related spend
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Interest Rate

3.5%

Minimum Salary

AED 18000

Annual Fee

AED 800

Balance Transfer

Yes

Cashback

No

interest rate

3.5%

Interest Rate

currency account

AED 18000

Minimum Salary

annual fee

AED 800

Annual Fee

Benefits

  • The ultimate card for the frequent traveller!
  • Convert Skywards miles into Reward Flights and Business Class upgrades with Emirates
  • Complimentary Valet Parking once a month with Valtrans
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Benefits

  • The ultimate card for the frequent traveller!
  • Convert Skywards miles into Reward Flights and Business Class upgrades with Emirates
  • Complimentary Valet Parking once a month with Valtrans
  • Complimentary golf once a month at some of the best golf courses in the UAE
  • Unlimited access to 1100+ lounges worldwide (+guest) with MasterCard Travel Pass app.
  • 6 complimentary airport rides per year (up to AED 110 each) using code "MAUAE6“ on the Careem app.
  • ‘Buy 1 Get 1 free’ movie tickets at VOX cinemas
  • Get access to hundreds of Buy 1 Get 1 offer with the free Mastercard® priceless specials app
  • Fast, safe and effortless purchases, with Apple Pay & Google Pay.
  • Complimentary Marhaba Bronze Meet & Greet service at Dubai International Airport once a year.
  • 0% interest for 3 months easy instalment plan on Emirates tickets purchased through www.emirates.ae
  • Complimentary International Concierge Service
  • Complimentary Travel Insurance
  • Citi World Privileges: Enjoy travel, dining and entertainment discounts locally and across 95 countries
  • Earn up to 1.25 Skywards Miles on every USD spent on your Emirates-Citibank Ultimate Credit Card and redeem miles for rewards flights and upgrades with Emirates
  • Enjoy unlimited access to 1100+ airport lounges worldwide for you and a guest with MasterCard Travel Pass app and also enjoy a complimentary round of golf once a month
  • Earn 1.25 Skywards Miles per USD on non-AED spend and 1 Skywards Mile per USD on AED spend.
  • Redeem your Skywards Miles for reward flights and upgrades with Emirates & Flydubai
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Interest Rate

3.5%

Minimum Salary

AED 15000

Annual Fee

AED 750

Balance Transfer

Yes

Cashback

Yes

interest rate

3.5%

Interest Rate

currency account

AED 15000

Minimum Salary

annual fee

AED 750

Annual Fee

Benefits

  • Flexible Rewards for you with the Citi Premier Credit Card.
  • Apply for a Citi Premier Credit Card and get up AED 350 welcome offer as a statement credit. T&Cs apply.
  • The annual fee applicable on this card is AED 750
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  • The annual fee applicable on this card is AED 750

Benefits

  • Flexible Rewards for you with the Citi Premier Credit Card.
  • Apply for a Citi Premier Credit Card and get up AED 350 welcome offer as a statement credit. T&Cs apply.
  • The annual fee applicable on this card is AED 750
  • AED 500 can be offset with 15,000 ThankYou® Points for any travel-related purchase, No limitation
  • Redeem points for cash rebates, travel related spend or transfer to 12 partner airlines including Emirates, Etihad, flydubai & British Airways
  • 6 complimentary airport rides per year (up to AED 110 each) using code "MAUAE6“ on the Careem app.
  • Get Flat 30% Discount on up to 4 Movie Tickets at VOX cinemas every month.
  • Complimentary golf once a month at some of the best golf courses in the UAE
  • Get access to hundreds of Buy 1 Get 1 offer with the free Mastercard® priceless specials app
  • Fast, safe and effortless purchases, with Apple Pay
  • Complimentary Travel Insurance and Purchase Protection
  • Complimentary Marhaba Bronze Meet & Greet service once a year at Dubai International Airport
  • Citibank World Privileges, Free Citibank Alerting service and much more
  • Signup for a Citi Premier credit card and get AED 350 welcome offer (statement credit).
  • Enjoy unlimited access to 1100+ airport lounges worldwide for you and 1 guest with MasterCard Travel Pass app and also enjoy a complimentary round of golf once a month
  • Earn 3 ThankYou® Points per USD on on all dining, fuel & grocery spend, Earn 2 ThankYou® Points per USD on non-AED spend and 1 ThankYou® Points per USD on local (AED) spend
  • With your ThankYou® Points you have the flexibility to redeem for travel rewards and many other rewarding experiences.
    - Transfer your ThankYou® Points to 12 airline and hotel partners for flights and hotel stays.
    - Redeem points for cash rebates or travel related spend.
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Interest Rate

0%

Minimum Salary

AED 18400

Annual Fee

AED 349

Balance Transfer

No

Cashback

No

interest rate

0%

Interest Rate

currency account

AED 18400

Minimum Salary

annual fee

AED 349

Annual Fee

Features

  • This card is a charge card, but not a credit card.
  • There is no pre set spending limit on this card.
  • Get complimentary retail protection insurance with this card.
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Features

  • This card is a charge card, but not a credit card.
  • There is no pre set spending limit on this card.
  • Get complimentary retail protection insurance with this card.
  • The person should be of the age 21 and above to avail this card.
  • You can get worldwide customer care with this card.
  • The Forex rate on this card is 2.8%
  • There are no interest charges on this card.
  • You need to have an annual income of at least USD 60,000 (employed) and USD 75,000 (self-employed)
  • There is no balance transfer facility on this card.
  • There is an annual fee of USD 95 (US$ 99.75 inclusive of VAT) to avail this card.
    There is an annual fee for membership which is USD 25.

Benefits

  • You get a retail protection insurance of USD 1000 per occurrence and USD 30000 for any theft or any accidental occurrence per year.
  • Online and Fraud protection guarantee.
  • 24/7 Customer service.
  • Online account access and E Statement alerts.
  • Travel accident insurance of up to USD 1,00,000
  • Travel inconvenience cover of up to USD 750.
  • Enjoy various membership rewards with american express.
  • Points will never expire and can be redeemed for complimentary flights and upgrades with 12 airline partners, that includes Emirates Skywards, Etihad Guest, Flying Blue (KLM and Air France), Asia Miles, British Airways Executive Club, Delta SkyMiles, Gulf Air Falcon Flyer, Iberia Plus, Qatar Airways Privilege Club, Royal Plus Programme, and Oman Air Sindbad.
  • Points can also be redeemed for complimentary electronics , shopping vouchers, fashion accessories,hotel nights and much more.
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Interest Rate

3.25%

Minimum Salary

AED 30000

Annual Fee

AED 1575

Balance Transfer

Yes

Cashback

No

interest rate

3.25%

Interest Rate

currency account

AED 30000

Minimum Salary

annual fee

AED 1575

Annual Fee

Features

  • Avail free purchase protection and extended warranty with this card.
  • Emirates NBD Credit Card gives you the flexibility to pay as little as 5% of the outstanding balance each month, and carry forward the balance to the next statement.
  • Enjoy instant cash option up to 50% of your financial limit.
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Features

  • Avail free purchase protection and extended warranty with this card.
  • Emirates NBD Credit Card gives you the flexibility to pay as little as 5% of the outstanding balance each month, and carry forward the balance to the next statement.
  • Enjoy instant cash option up to 50% of your financial limit.
  • Protect plus insurance.
  • The Emirates NBD Installment plan.
  • Enjoy Utility bill payments with this card only in UAE.
  • The Forex rate for this card is 1.99%
  • Your Emirates NBD Credit Card gives you a maximum of 55 interest-free days, provided you continue to pay your outstanding balance in full, by the due date.
  • You are required to have a minimum salary of AED 30,000.
  • You can transfer your balance at the rate of 0.8%, with a choice of 3 to 36 months.

Benefits

  • International medical and travel insurance, when you buy your airline ticket with this card.
  • Purchase protection and extended warranty.
  • Get a complimentary membership to Rotana Rewards for 12 months
  • Enjoy unlimited access to over 1000 premium airport lounges in more than 300 cities worldwide.
  • Concierge Desk by NBD for your assistance.
  • Complimentary Valet Parking Service with this card
  • Golf Privileges for golf lovers of this card.
  • Exclusive offers on Emirates.ae.
  • Health Club Privileges.
  • Enjoy Salik Auto Top Up with this card.
  • Discounts on air tickets and holiday packages.
  • Enjoy 30% discount on dining with Bon Appetite.
  • Avail complimentary nights with Marriot Vacation Club.
  • Get 3% discount on air tickets and 10% discount on holiday packages.
  • Enjoy complimentary access to Emirates Skywards Silver membership
  • Emirates NBD Credit Card offers the New Credit Shield Pro feature includes
    - 0.99% on monthly fee on outstanding balance
    - Each cardholder can get decease cover up to AED 300,000
    - In case of hospitalization get AED 100 pay out per day. T&Cs apply
    -Can get job loss cover up to AED 60,000 up to 1 year or re-employment
  • You can earn 1 mile for every USD 1 on various local retail spends.
  • Earn 1.5 miles on every USD 1 on International retail spends.
  • Earn 2 miles per 1 USD spent on online food delivery, cab booking apps, duty free stores
  • Also earn 2 miles for USD 1 spend on emirates airlines website.
  • You can earn express miles, which are 50% additional miles, which will be over and above 50% additional miles of the total miles earned which are subjected to a maximum of 4000 miles per every statement.
  • You need to pay a nominal fee of AED 250 to avail express miles.
  • You can also avail 100,000 skyward miles as welcome bonus with this card.
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Emirates Skywards Miles

Emirates Airlines is the industry leader in in-flight entertainment, regionally inspired cuisines, and world-class service. It also believes in developing long-term relationships with its patrons. Their award winning frequent flyer program, Emirates Skywards, gives people a chance to earn Air Miles redeem them with a wide selection of partners.

There are two types of Emirates Skywards Miles that can be earned under the program.

  • Skywards Miles – These can be earned through flight bookings, promotional offers, and partner offers. These miles can be redeemed for rewards.
  • Tier Miles – These can be earned only when you fly with Emirates Airlines. These miles can help you reach the next tier of membership providing better benefits.

Top 11 Emirates Skywards Miles Credit Cards in UAE - 2024

Emirates offers a loyalty programme and it will change the way you see the world. This programme is Emirates Skywards Miles. Being a member you can enjoy the benefits and experience of lifestyle and enjoy each trip with rewards. There are different banks that offer Emirates Skywards miles. Here are the top 11 Emirates Skywards miles credit cards in the UAE. 


Credit CardMinimum SalaryJoining FeeBenefits
Emirates NBD Skywards Signature Credit CardAED 15,000AED 1,499You can earn up to 40,000 bonus Skywards Miles. This is up to 1.5 Skywards miles for each 1 USD.
Emirates NBD Skywards Infinite Credit CardAED 30,000AED 2,999You can earn up to 100,000 bonus Skyward miles. This is up to 2 Skyward miles for each 1 USD. Enjoy Emirates Skywards Silver Status Bonus Skywards miles for stay at Marriott Bonvoy hotels and resorts with World rewards.
Emirates Islamic Skywards Signature CardAED 8,000AED 700You can earn up to 50,000 bonus Skywards miles. Get up to 1.5 Skywards for each 1 USD.
Emirates Islamic Skywards Black Credit CardAED 50,000AED 4,000You can earn up to 100,000 bonus Skywards miles.  Get up to 3.5 Skywards miles for each 1 USD. Emirates Skywards Silver status bonus: Skywards miles for staying at Marriott Bonvoy hotel & resorts with world rewards airport transfers.
Emirates Skywards DIB Infinite Credit CardAED 20,000AED 2,625Get up to 2 skywards miles for each 1 USD. You can earn up to 75,000 Skywards Miles. Get up to 2 skywards miles for every USD. Enjoy Emirates skyward silver status airport lounge access through Lounge Key. Get Complimentary valet parking in the UAE.
Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit CardAED 5,000AED 525Enjoy 5,000 bonus Skywards Miles. Get up to 1 Skywards Miles for each USD.
ADIB Emirates Skywards World CardAED 10,000AED 1,500Enjoy up to 25,000 bonus Skywards Mies. Get up to 2.5 Skywards Miles for each AED 3.68. Earn Silver status bonus skywards miles for staying at Marriott Bonvoy hotels 
ADIB Emirates Skywards World Elite CardAED 25,000AED 4,500You can earn up to 50,000 bonus Skywards Miles. Enjoy up to 3 skywards miles for every AED 3.68. Enjoy Emirates Skywards silver status fast track to Emirates Skywards Gold status. Get bonus skywards miles for stays at Marriott Bonvoy hotels and resorts.
RAKBANK Emirates Skywards World Elite MastercardAED 25,000AED 1,499Enjoy up to 40,000 Skywards Miles on monthly spending 20,000 joining bonus. Get Emirates Skywards silver status
Emirates – Citibank World Credit CardAED 12,000Free for first yearGet up to 1 skywards miles for each 1 USD. Get an Easy Payment Plan with Emirates.
Emirates – Citibank Ultimate Credit CardAED 18,000AED 800Earn max 1.25 skyward miles per USD which is spent monthly. Get monthly complimentary golf in the UAE. Get complimentary wallet parking each month. Earn easy payment plans with Emirates.


Convert Rewards into Skywords Miles


BankConvert Rewards into Skywards Miles
Citi RewardsConvert 2.5 Citi Rewards Points into 1 Skywards Mile
Commercial Bank of DubaiConvert 20 Reward Points into 1 Skywards Mile
First Abu Dhabi BankConvert 16 FAB Rewards, 12 FAB Al Futtaim Rewards or 2.5 FAB Miles into 1 Skywards Mile
HSBC BankConvert 12 Air Miles into 1 Skywards Mile
LivSkywards Miles for every AED 1 you spend
Mashreq BankConvert 32 Salaam Points into 1 Skywards Mile
Standard Chartered BankConvert Rewards and Cashback Points into Skywards Miles


How do I earn the miles?

Let’s look at both skyward and tier miles separately.

Skywards Miles can be earned when you fly with Emirates or when you are a customer of one of their global partners. When you fly with Emirates, the Skywards Miles are calculated based on route, fare type, class, and tier. Emirates offers four types of fares; Special, Saver, Flex and Flex Plus. The Emirates Miles Calculator can help you check the number of miles you can earn based on your travel plan. The airline offers up to 175% bonus miles if you travel First Class or Business Class. Further, Silver tier members get 25% bonus miles, Gold tier members get 50% bonus miles and Platinum tier members get 75% bonus miles. Emirates has also partnered with various airlines, banks, car rental companies, hotels and retail and lifestyle companies to help you earn Skywards miles.

Tier miles, on the other hand, can be earned in addition to Skywards miles, every time you fly with Emirates. These miles are also calculated based on your route, fare type and class of travel.

How to Buy Emirates Skywards Miles?

There can be times where you are short of skywards miles to complete your purchase or any booking. To provide help during such instances, Emirates offers the purchase of Skywards miles. Customers can buy Skywards miles and go ahead with their booking or purchase. The process to buy Emirates Skywards Miles is, 

  • Visit Emirates website 
  • Login to your account 
  • Find "Buy More Skywards Miles" option 
  • The cost of the skywards miles is USD 30 per 1000 Miles. According to your membership tier, you can buy maximum 200,000 skywards miles
  • Add the number of miles you want to buy 
  • Make the payment and complete your purchase 

Can I earn Miles through my Credit card?

In UAE, the most preferred product to earn Air Miles is a credit card that offers Emirates Skywards Miles as loyalty rewards. Many banks have tied up with Emirates to offer this facility to customers. Usually, transactions on credit cards can earn you loyalty points which can be converted into skywards miles.

Which banks offer skywards miles in UAE?

The official website of Emirates Airlines lists 15 banks in the UAE with whom they have a partner loyalty program. Here is the list:

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank [ADCB]

ADCB has a TouchPoints loyalty program which allows its customers to earn points every time they use a product or service offered by the bank. These points allow customers to redeem them for amazing awards. You can earn TouchPoints every time you pay for shopping and utility bills with your ADCB Credit Card and earn TouchPoints. You can convert 18 TouchPoints into 1 Skywards Mile to top up your Miles balance and get closer to your next reward.

Emirates NBD [ENBD]

Emirates NBD offers a plethora of credit cards in the UAE. Each card is loaded with different benefits and reward programs to suit the individual needs of different customers. Emirates NBD has a Plus Points loyalty program that rewards the cardholders for using Emirates NBD credit card. Plus Points are awarded depends on the type of card held by you. The conversion of Plus Points to Skywards Miles is also card-dependent and you must check the details before applying for a card.

Emirates NBD offers Skywards Signature Card and Skywards Infinite Card that provides Skywards Miles on purchases made using the card. Also can get welcome skyward miles on Emirates Skywards Credit Cards.

You can earn up to 1,00,000 bonus skywards miles and get up to 2 skywards miles for each 1 USD. Earn emirates skywards silver status. Get bonus skywards miles for staying at Marriott Bonvoy hotels & resorts with world rewards. The joining fees is AED 2,999 and your monthly income should be AED 30,000.                                                                                          

American Express [AMEX]

American Express has a Membership Rewards® loyalty program allowing customers to reward themselves every time they use the credit card. You can get 1 Membership Rewards® point for 1 USD spent on your AMEX card. These points can be redeemed for gift cards, vouchers, complimentary shopping or be transferred to a participating frequent flyer program. Conversion of Membership Rewards® to Skywards Miles is country dependent and can be checked by logging into your AMEX account.

Convert your Membership Rewards points into Skywards Miles. These conversion rates vary depending on where the card was issued. Earn membership reward points which are equal to 1 Skywards mile in the USA, Greece and UK. Get 1.6 membership reward points which are equal to 1 Skywards mile in Singapore and Thailand and much more. 

Citi Bank:

Citi offers the best types of credit cards: Citi Prestige, Citi Premier and Citi Rewards Their loyalty reward program, called Citi Thank You®, rewards cardholders for transacting on their credit cards. Earning and spending these Citi Thank You® points vary according to the type of card. 2.5 Citi Rewards Points = 1 Skywards Mile.

Commercial Bank of Dubai [CBD]

Commercial Bank of Dubai has always been the prime contributor in the UAE economy. This bank is the future ready and it is grounded in history which is focused on growth and development. With Commercial Bank of Dubai, you can enjoy the benefits of converting 20 reward points into 1 skywards mile. Enjoy the rewards on flight travels with Emirates and partner airlines. You can save on Emirates and also enjoy savings on flydubai flights by the usage of Cash and Miles. Get a chance to upgrade to Business class and first class. Hotel stays with Emirates Skywards Hotels.

Emirates Islamic Bank [EIB]

EIB offers various types of cards catering to individual requirements. All these cards have different loyalty programs wherein you can earn points which can be redeemed for products and/or services. EIB offers four types of co-branded Emirates Islamic Skywards Credit Cards which are compliant with the laws or Shariah and are free of Riba and Gharar. These are, Infinite, Signature, Platinum, and Gold. The details of earning and redeeming Skywards miles can be read here.

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank [ADIB]

The ADIB customers get a chance to earn Skywards miles on everyday spending. They enjoy airport travel benefits and many more. With ADIB Emirates Skywards world elite card get quick access to Emirates Skywards Gold status. Earn up to 50,000 skywards miles and also enjoy bonus skywards miles for a stay at Marriott Bonvoy. The annual fee is AED 4,500 and monthly income requirement is AED 25,000.

RAK Bank

The RAKBANK customers can enjoy the benefits with Emirates Skywards Mastercard. You can earn Skywards miles on a daily basis, get attractive offers on travel benefits and airports and much more. Earn the status of Emirates Skywards silver status with RAKBANK Emirates Skywards World Elite Mastercard. Get a joining bonus of 20,000 miles and enjoy much more.

First Abu Dhabi Bank [FAB]

The First Abu Dhabi Bank provides special offers to customers where they can earn a 20 percent bonus Skywards miles. This is 6000 miles instead of 5k miles for every 80,000 FAB rewards converted. Just select Emirates Skywards as your preferred conversion partner and provide your Emirates Skywards membership number. You can upgrade to Emirates Business Class and first class. Enjoy a hotel stay with Emirates Skywards and much more.

HSBC Bank

With the HSBC card you can convert 12 Air Miles into 1 Skywards Mile. Enjoy rewards on flights travels with Emirates and partner airlines. You can save on Emirates and also save on flydubai flights by using Cash and miles. Get upgraded to Business class and first class and enjoy the benefits of hotel stays with Emirates Skywards Hotels.

Liv

Liv is owned by Emirates NBD and it is the region’s first millennial digital bank. It has become the fastest growing bank across the country. A paperless, digital process which is followed for opening an account. It offers a digital credit card which will help you to boost the miles you earn. The Liv Platinum and world credit cards are designed for life on the go. You can earn Skywards miles with each spendings and you get booster miles.

Mashreq Bank

A leading bank in the UAE and one of the oldest banks in the UAE offers its customers great opportunities on credit cards. Mashreq credit card holders can now convert Salaam points into Skywards miles. You can also get offers on travel flights, upgrades and exclusive rewards. The cardholders can enjoy rewards which are unique and exclusive. Convert a minimum of 15,200 Salaam points into Skywards miles, where 32 Salaam points is equal to 1 Skyward mile

Standard Chartered Bank

The Standard Chartered bank card users can get rewards on flights with Emirates and partner airlines. You can save on Emirates and also enjoy savings on flydubai flights by using Cash and miles. Get upgraded to Emirates Business class and enjoy the first class. Enjoy Hotel stays with emirates Skywards hotels and events with skywards exclusives. You can also convert rewards and cashback points into skywards miles.

How do I choose the best Emirates Skywards Card?

There is a host of elements that need careful consideration before deciding on a credit card that offers the best Skywards benefits.

  • Annual Fees
  • Interest Rates
  • Other charges
  • Conversion rates
  • Minimum Skywards miles needed for conversion

Analyzing your spending pattern and aligning it to the features of the credit card can go a long way in ensuring that you find the best Emirates Skywards card for you. Remember, Skywards program is a loyalty program and you must always calculate the cost of every Skyward Mile per Dirham spent to make it beneficial for you.

Should I opt for an Emirates Airline co-branded card or a regular credit card with Skywards loyalty Miles?

Since an Emirates Airline co-branded cards is a credit card offered by banks in collaboration with the airline, you can enjoy the privileges of the partnership between the bank and the airline while you reap the benefits of the normal credit card. Usually, co-branded cards are packed with benefits provided by the airline. However, you must read the fine print carefully and understand the schedule of charges before making this decision.

What are the options to redeem the Skywards Miles from Emirates?

Most people think that air miles can only be redeemed against booking flight tickets, getting an upgrade or availing airport service. With Skywards, Emirates Airlines offers an option to redeem your Skywards miles with any of their global partners. This include flights with some partner airlines, accommodation at luxury hotels, buying tickets to concerts or sporting events, car rentals and entry to amusement or water parks.

Points to remember

  • Emirates air miles or Emirates Skywards miles can be earned through regular flying with Emirates Airlines or by using the services of any of their partners.
  • The Skywards credit card usually has a loyalty reward program that helps you earn Emirates miles for every Dirham spent.
  • With Skywards, Emirates Airlines offers an opportunity for people to redeem their air miles for more than just travel-based expenses.
  • You can also earn Emirates Skywards Miles by flying with their partner airlines, availing car rental services with partner companies, staying in partner hotels or spending money on retail and lifestyle outlets around the world which have partnered with Emirates. You can view the complete list here.

FAQs

⭐ For how long are Skywards Miles valid?

A. According to the website, Skywards Miles are valid for three years from the date you earn the miles. They are removed from your account on the last day of the month in which you were born in the year they are scheduled to expire.
So, if you earned your miles on March 15, 2017, and our birthday is on May 02, then the miles earned by you will expire on May 31, 2020.

⭐ Can I have more than one Emirates Skywards account?

A. You can only have one Emirates Skywards account at any given time. You may also be aFamily Bonus memberapart from having an individual account.

⭐ I have heard something about Skywards Skysurfers. What is that?

A. Frequent flyers aged between two and sixteen can join the Skysurfers club. The earning and spending of Miles happens in a similar manner as it does with the regular Skywards program. A parent or a guardian is appointed to authorize requests for redeeming miles. More detailshere.

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