China Southern Airlines

China Southern Airlines

Earn and redeem miles with China Southern Airlines


Earn and redeem AAdvantage® miles for travel on China Southern Airlines within Asia and between Asia and:

  • Africa
  • Canada
  • Europe
  • Indian Subcontinent
  • Mexico
  • Middle East
  • South Pacific
  • U.S.

Earn miles

To earn AAdvantage® miles when you fly on China Southern Airlines marketed and operated flights as well as China Southern codeshare flights operated by American Airlines:

  • Buy an eligible published fare ticket in an eligible booking code
  • Fly an eligible route

Specific flights, routes or cities that are excluded from earning miles or award travel are listed as exceptions if applicable.

Details for earning miles

For travel on or after March 20, 2019 This content can be expanded
Cabin Purchased fares booked in Base miles Cabin bonus
First F 100% 50%
Business J, C 100% 50%
Business D, I 100% Not available
Premium Economy W 100% 10%
Premium Economy S 50% Not available
Economy Y 100% Not available
Economy P, B, M, H, K 50% Not available
Economy U, A, L, E, Q 25% Not available
Economy V, Z 10% Not available

If a purchased fare booking code is not listed in the tables, no award miles are earned.

Travel ticketed as an American Airlines marketed flight (booked as an AA flight number) and operated by China Southern Airlines will earn AAdvantage® award miles, Elite Qualifying Miles (EQMs), Elite Qualifying Segments (EQSs) and Elite Qualifying Dollars (EQDs) according to the American mileage accrual chart.

American Airlines

Travel embargo dates

There are currently no travel embargo dates on China Southern Airlines.

Redeem miles

Use AAdvantage® miles to book award travel on China Southern Airlines with oneworld® and partner airline awards which allow you to travel to and from your desired destination using a combination of our airline participants.

Flight award chart for oneworld® and partner airlines

Award travel

China Southern Sky Pearl Lounges

AAdvantage® Executive Platinum, Platinum Pro and Platinum customers can access China Southern’s Sky Pearl Lounges in 23 locations in China when on an eligible flight marketed and operated by American Airlines or China Southern.*

*Eligible flights include departing flights marketed and operated by American Airlines or China Southern in any combination and in any cabin on the same day or before 6 a.m. the following day. At lounge check-in, customers must present a government-issued photo ID or passport, proof of AAdvantage® elite status, and a boarding pass on an eligible flight.

Missing mileage credit

Please allow up to 30 days for AAdvantage® mileage to automatically post to your account.

To request missing mileage credit for flights flown on China Southern Airlines, complete the mileage request form.

Request missing flight miles

Contact information

AAdvantage® Reservations

China Southern Airlines
1 (888) 338-8988

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