Earn the number of loyalty points required for Silver or Gold membership within a 12 month period, and you will immediately move up to that level. Your new Silver membership status is then valid for one year and your Gold membership is valid for two years
From Blue to Silver membership: 900 points valid for 1 year, and for another year re-qualification: 630 points.
From Sliver to Gold Membership: 2,500 points valid for 1 year, and for another two years re-qualification: 1,750 points.
Loyalty points awarded for one way flights
The Falconflyer programme divides the Gulf Air network into zones, and loyalty points are awarded based on the route flown between zones and the class.
|Gulf Air operated flights
|Between cities in Zone 1
|Between cities in Zone 1 and Zone 2
|Between cities in Zone 1 and Zone 3
Zone 1: GCC & Middle East
Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Baghdad, Dammam, Doha, Dubai, Dubai Al Maktoum, Jeddah, Kuwait, Mashad, Tehran, Medina, Muscat, Najaf, Riyadh, Amman, Beirut, Cairo, Khartoum and Sanaa..
Zone 2: Eastern Mediterranean, Indian Sub-Continent and Africa
Athens, Istanbul, Larnaca, Chennai(Madras), Delhi, Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar, Sialkot, Kochi, Mumbai, Thiruvananthapura and Addis Ababa.
Zone 3: Far East & Europe
Frankfurt, London, Paris, Moscow, Bangkok and Manila.
Loyalty points are also awarded for codeshare flights, the number of points you earn depends on the route and class you travel.
A breakdown of the number of loyalty points earned on codeshare flights is given below:
|Codeshare operated flights
|London to Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Miami, New York and vice versa
|London to Los Angeles and vice versa
|Frankfurt to Chicago and Dallas and vice versa
|Paris to Chicago and vice versa
|Paris to Dallas, Miami and New York and vice versa