Frequent Flyer Guide

Do a lot of traveling? Want to fly for free? Join a frequent flyer program! Frequent flyer miles are a great way to earn free overseas and domestic flights for personal travel. Our Frequent Flyer Guide will help you get started.

Frequent Flyer Programs

An overview of frequent flyer programs, with a list of the major programs, and a comparison of the expiration policies and bonuses for booking online.

Award Mileage Comparison

Redeeming your miles for reward tickets, and a comparison of minimum mileages among the major frequent flyer programs.

Credit Cards

Using credit cards to earn additional frequent flyer miles.

Airline Alliances

What are airline alliances, and how do they help you get more out of your frequent flyer miles?

Elite Status

How to achieve elite status, and what it gets you.

Purchasing Miles

Thinking about purchasing frequent flyer miles? Here are some tips.

Latest Updates

Award Mileage Comparison Table Update

We have updated our Frequent Flyer Program Award Mileage Comparison table to reflect an updated rewards chart from American Airlines AAdvantage. Happy flying!

Award Mileage Comparison Table Update

We have updated our Frequent Flyer Program Award Mileage Comparison table to reflect an updated rewards chart from Delta SkyMiles. Happy flying!

Award Mileage Comparison Table Update

We have updated our Frequent Flyer Program Award Mileage Comparison table to reflect recent changes to the American Airlines AAdvantage program. Happy flying!

Award Mileage Comparison Table Update

We have updated our Frequent Flyer Program Award Mileage Comparison table to reflect recent changes to the United Mileage Plus program. These changes went into effect on April 27th, 2010. Happy flying!

Award Mileage Comparison Table Update

We have updated our Frequent Flyer Program Award Mileage Comparison table to reflect recent changes to award requirements for Continental OnePass and US Airways Dividend Miles. Happy flying!