Malaysia Airlines

Malaysia Airlines is the national carrier of Malaysia and one of Asia's largest, serving 40,000 passengers on over 300 daily flights. From its home base in Kuala Lumpur, the airline connects customers to its extensive network of more than 50 destinations across South East Asia.

 

Take Advantage Today

Connect seamlessly to destinations across Malaysia and beyond. Earn and spend Skywards Miles on one-way and return international and domestic flights marketed by Malaysia Airlines.

Please quote your Emirates Skywards membership number when booking your flight, and present your card at check-in.

Earn Miles

 

The number of Miles you earn on your Malaysian Airlines flight will depend on the distance flown and type of ticket purchased*.

Miles Earned Per Mile Flown*

First Class Business Class Economy Flexible Economy Smart Economy Basic
1.5 Miles 1.25 Miles 1 Mile 0.5 Miles 0.25 Miles
F and A J, C, D and Z Y, B and H K and M L, V and S

*You won’t earn Skywards Miles on travel in the following Malaysian Airlines sub-classes: P, U, I, E, X, T, N, Q, O, G and W.

 

Spend Miles

 

Spend your Skywards Miles on one-way or return reward flights with Malaysia Airlines in Economy Class and Business Class. You can’t use your Skywards Miles to book flights in First Class.

The table below shows how many Miles you’ll need for a one-way reward flight. You’ll need twice as many Miles for a return flight (round-trip). You can use your Miles for travel in either direction between the cities listed below.

Origin Destination Miles needed for an Economy Class one-way reward ticket Miles needed for a Business Class one-way reward ticket
Kota Kinabalu Labuan, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuching Sibu, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Kuantan, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kota Kinabalu Sandakan, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kota Kinabalu Tawau, Taiwan 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Johor Bahru, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Penang, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Singapore 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Kuala Namu, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Bintulu Kuching, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Kota Bharu, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Alor Setar, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Langkawi, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuching Miri, Malaysia 8,000 20,000
Kuala Lumpur Phuket, Thailand 8,000 20,000
Kuching Singapore 8,000 20,000
Kota Kinabalu Kuching, Malaysia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Kuching, Malaysia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Phnom Penh, Cambodia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Sibu, Malaysia 12,000 30,000
Miri Singapore 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Jakarta, Indonesia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Siam Reap, Cambodia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Bangkok, Thailand 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Bintulu, Malaysia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Miri, Malaysia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Labuan, Malaysia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Yangon, Myanmar 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Tawau, Malaysia 12,000 30,000
Kota Kinabalu Hong Kong 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Sandakan, Malaysia 12,000 30,000
Kuala Lumpur Bali (Denpasar), Indonesia 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Hanoi, Vietnam 18,000 45,000
Kota Kinabalu Taipei, Taiwan 18,000 45,000
Kuching Hong Kong 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Colombo, Sri Lanka 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Manila, Philippines 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Hong Kong 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Guangzhou, China 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Chennai (Madras), India 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Dhaka, Bangladesh 18,000 45,000
Kota Kinabalu Shanghai, China 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Bangalore (Bengalooru), India 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Xiamen, China 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Hyderabad, India 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Taipei, Taiwan 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Kathmandu, Nepal 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Mumbai, India 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Darwin, Australia 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Shanghai, China 18,000 45,000
Kuala Lumpur Delhi, India 18,000 45,000
Kota Kinabalu Tokyo, Japan 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Perth, Australia 30,000 75,000
Kota Kinabalu Perth, Australia 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Beijing, China 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Incheon [Seoul], South Korea 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Osaka, Japan 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Tokyo, Japan 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Dubai, United Arab Emirates 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Adelaide, Australia 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Melbourne, Australia 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Sydney, Australia 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Jeddah, Saudi Arabia 30,000 75,000
Kuala Lumpur Auckland, New Zealand 37,500 90,000
Kuala Lumpur London, United Kingdom 37,500 90,000
 

Important Information

 

Earning Skywards Miles 

  • Codeshare flights operated by airlines other than Emirates and Malaysia Airlines are not eligible to earn Miles (MH5000 & MH9000 series and flights operated by Firefly coded FY/MH).
  • The following Malaysian Airlines sub-classes are not eligible to earn Skywards Miles: P, U, I, E, X, T, N, Q, O, G and W.
  • Miles cannot be earned on the following flights and ticket types: Charter and special flights (MH8000 series), Freighter flights (MH6000 series), SNCF Eurostar flights (MH4000-4053), MASWings operated flights (MH3000 series), Group Inclusive Tour (GIT), Inclusive Individual Fare (IIT), reward tickets, industry, agency discount tickets and free ticket promotions.
  • Please quote your Emirates Skywards membership number when you book.
  • If you don’t mention your membership number before your flight, you can request post-flight credit by sending your flight details to Emirates Skywards using the claim Miles form.
  • You will not earn Tier Miles on your flight.
  • Skywards Miles will be credited within six weeks of completing your journey.
  • Emirates Skywards Programme Rules apply.

Spending Skywards Miles 

  • Emirates Skywards members can redeem Skywards Miles for Malaysia Airlines flights in Economy and Business Class. Miles cannot be redeemed for First Class flights on Malaysia Airlines.
  • Reward tickets are not valid on codeshare flights operated by any other carrier other than Malaysia Airlines.
  • Reward values are exclusive of taxes and other charges. This needs to be paid separately.
  • The number of seats available for reward travel may be limited.
  • Reward travel may be restricted during blackout dates.
  • Reward tickets are valid for 180 days from the first outbound departure date. 
  • Miles shown in the table above are for direct flights only. Where no direct service is operated, two or more rewards may be required.
  • MH flights must be confirmed at the time of mileage redemption. Waitlists are not permitted.
  • Reward flights can be booked for both one-way and round-trip travel.
  • Reward ticket coupons cannot be used out of sequence.
  • Children travelling on reward tickets will be required to redeem the same amount of Miles as that of an adult. Infant Rewards are not permitted.
  • For flight and date changes prior to departure, members can contact the nearest Emirates office.
  • Baggage allowance depends on class of travel. This will need to be manually entered on the ticket mask. Please refer to the MH website for details.
  • Emirates Skywards Programme Rules apply.

Refund of reward tickets:

  • Expired Miles will not be reinstated.
  • Refunds on fully unutilised tickets are permitted at a charge of USD 75.
  • A rush reward fee of USD 75 applies for reward bookings made within 24 hours of outbound travel.
  • A rush reward fee of USD 50 applies for reward bookings made within seven days of outbound travel.