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Copa Airlines

Copa Airlines is the leading airline in Latin America for transporting passengers and cargo. The airline currently provides direct flights to more than 80 destinations in 33 countries throughout North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean. In the past 70 years of continuous operations, Copa Airlines has made the Hub of the Americas in Panama City the leading centre for connections in Latin America.

Take advantage today

Earn Skywards Miles when you fly with Copa Airlines and Copa Airlines Colombia. You can also spend your Miles for reward flights to more than 80 destinations in North, Central and South America, as well as the Caribbean.

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Earn Miles

You can earn up to 1.5 Skywards Miles depending on how far you fly and the type of ticket* you buy:

Business Flex Business Promo Economy Flex Economy Extra Economy Promo
1.5 Miles 1.25 Miles 1 Mile 0.5 Miles 0.25 Miles
C D, J, R Y, B, M, H, Q K, V, U, S, O, W E, L, T, A

* The following Copa sub-classes are not eligible to earn Skywards Miles: N, X, I, G, Z and P

Spend Miles

Spend your Skywards Miles on one-way and return reward flights with Copa Airlines and Copa Airlines Colombia. Reward bookings are available in both Economy Class and Business Class. Check the table below for how many Miles you will need for each destination. Please note that return flights require double the number of Miles.

Route Economy Class one-way Business Class one-way
Between Costa Rica (San Jose) and;
Guatemala (Guatemala City)
Honduras (Tegucigalpa)
Nicaragua (Managua)
5,000 10,000
Between Nicaragua (Managua) and;
Guatemala (Guatemala City)
5,000 10,000
Between Panama (Panama City) and;
Colombia (Barranquilla, Bogota, Bucaramanga, Cali, Cartagena, Medellin, Pereira, San Andrés)
Costa Rica (Liberia, San Jose)
Nicaragua (Managua)
Panama (David)
Venezuela (Maracaibo)
5,000 10,000
Aruba, Bahamas (Nassau), Belize (Belize City), Cuba (Havana, Holguín, Santa Clara), Curaçao (Curaçao), Dominican Republic (Punta Cana, Santiago, Santo Domingo), El Salvador (San Salvador), Ecuador (Guayaquil, Quito), Guatemala (Guatemala City), Haiti (Port-au-Prince), Honduras (San Pedro Sula, Tegucigalpa), Jamaica (Kingston, Montego Bay), Mexico (Cancún), Peru (Chiclayo), Puerto Rico (San Juan), United States (Fort Lauderdale, Miami), Venezuela (Caracas, Valencia) 11,000 22,000
Barbadus (Bridgetown), Brazil (Manaus), Guyana (Georgetown) , Mexico (Guadalajara, Cancún, Mexico City, Monterrey, Puerto Vallarta), Peru (Lima, Chiclayo) , ST Maarten (ST Maarten), Trinidad and Tobago (Port of Spain) , United States (New Orleans, Orlando, Tampa) 17,000 34,000
Bolivia (Santa Cruz), Canada (Toronto), United States (Boston, Chicago, New York, Washington) 20,000 40,000
Argentina (Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Mendoza, Rosario, Salta), Brazil (Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Fortaleza, Porto Alegre, Recife, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Sao Paulo), Canada (Montreal), Chile (Santiago de Chile), Paraguay (Asuncion), United States (Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco), Uruguay (Montevideo) 30,000 70,000

Important information

Earning Skywards Miles

  1. The following Copa Airlines sub-classes are not eligible to earn Skywards Miles: N, X, I, G, Z and P.
  2. Codeshare flights operated by airlines other than Copa Airlines and Copa Airlines Colombia are not eligible to earn Skywards Miles.
  3. Miles cannot be earned on charter flights, test flights, Group Inclusive Tour (GIT), Inclusive Individual Fare (IIT), reward tickets, industry, agency discount tickets and free ticket promotions.
  4. Please quote your Emirates Skywards membership number when you book.
  5. If you don’t mention your membership number before your flight, you can request up to six months post-flight credit by sending your flight details to Emirates Skywards using the claim Miles form.
  6. You will not earn Tier Miles on your flight.
  7. Skywards Miles will be credited within six weeks of completing your journey.
  8. Emirates Skywards Programme Rules apply

Spending Skywards Miles

  1. Emirates Skywards members can spend Skywards Miles for Copa Airlines and Copa Airlines Colombia flights in Economy Class and Business Class.
  2. Reward tickets are not valid on codeshare flights operated by any other carrier other than Copa Airlines and Copa Airlines Colombia.
  3. Miles can only be redeemed for reward bookings on Copa Airlines and Copa Airlines Colombia in the following sub-classes: ‘X’ in Economy Class and ‘I’ in Business Class.
  4. Reward values are exclusive of taxes and other charges. These need to be paid separately.
  5. The number of seats available for reward travel may be limited.
  6. Reward travel may be restricted during blackout dates.
  7. Reward tickets are valid for 12 months from date of issue.
  8. Miles stated are for direct flights only. Where no direct service is operated, two or more rewards may be required.
  9. Copa Airlines and Copa Airlines Colombia flights must be confirmed at the time of mileage redemption. Waitlists are not permitted.
  10. Reward flights can be booked for both one-way and round-trip travel.
  11. Reward ticket coupons cannot be used out of sequence.
  12. Children travelling on reward tickets will be required to spend the same amount of Miles as that of an adult. Infant rewards are not permitted.
  13. For flight and date changes prior to departure, members can contact the nearest Emirates office.
  14. Baggage allowance: please refer to the Copa Airlines website for more details
  15. Emirates Skywards Programme Rules apply.

Changes and refund of reward tickets

  1. Expired Miles will not be reinstated.
  2. Refunds on fully unutilised tickets are permitted at a charge of USD 75.
  3. Refunds on partially utilised tickets are not permitted.
  4. Date change is permitted at a charge of USD 25 per person
  5. A rush reward fee of USD 75 applies for bookings made within 24 hours of outbound travel.
  6. A rush reward fee of USD 50 applies for bookings made within seven days of outbound travel.
  7. All fees and charges exclude any local taxes, if applicable.