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Emirates Skywards: Membership Benefits

How do I book an instant upgrade reward?

Any Emirates Skywards member can spend Skywards Miles on instant upgrades at the check-in desk. If you are a Silver, Gold or Platinum member, you can also take advantage of this service on board the aircraft. You can also spend your Miles on instant upgrades for travelling companions. Simply ask one of our check-in staff or crew members to assist you.

Please note that instant upgrades are subject to seat availability and applicable upgrade restrictions*. Instant upgrades are not currently available to Skysurfers members.

*Selected Emirates Skywards Saver Tickets are only upgradable via online check-in or airport check-in. Please review Fare Conditions and applicable restrictions on at the time of booking.

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