BenefitUpgrades

Enjoy your flight even more: with a BenefitUpgrade

Would you like to use your flight to prepare quietly for your business meeting, or just to relax? If so, you can turn your BenefitPoints into an upgrade and enjoy the space and comfort of a higher booking class.

Whether First, Business or Premium Economy Class – book your desired upgrade conveniently with our Service Center Team or send us your desired flight data using the upgrade request form which you find further down on this page:

Germany: 0049 (0)69 - 86 799 500 / dach.ppb@dlh.de (Monday - Friday, 08:00-18:00 Uhr)
Austria: 0043 (0)720 380 065 / dach.ppb@dlh.de (Monday - Friday, 08:00-18:00 Uhr)
Slovakia: 00421 (0)250 112 127 / brqxrPPB@dlh.de (Monday - Friday, 08:30-17:00 Uhr)
Switzerland: 0041 (0)61 547 9154 / dach.ppb@dlh.de (Monday - Friday, 08:00-18:00 Uhr)

How many points do you need for your upgrade?
    • In the following tables you can find an overview of all flight routes and upgrade options.
    • Or use our points calculator for particular routes.
Upgrades can be booked on the following routes:
    • On all flights within Europe.
    • On intercontinental flights operated by Lufthansa, Air Canada, Air China, All Nippon Airways, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Singapore Airline, Swiss International Air Lines and United Airlines.
Special conditions:
    • In the case of All Nippon Airways, Air China and Singapore Airline no upgrades are possible from Economy Class to Premium Economy Class.
    • In the case of domestic flights in Japan no upgrades can be booked.
    • Upgrades on codeshare flight numbers are not possible.
    • Domestic upgrades are only possible on connecting flights in combination with an upgrade on intercontinental flights. The BenefitPoints for the intercontinental upgrade will not include the domestic upgrade.
    • An upgrade can only be booked with a confirmed reservation.
    • Upgrades for waiting list seats cannot be booked.
    • To find out which booking classes upgrades can be booked from, please consult the booking class overview.

    ***The Upgrade Award on Singapore Airline flights is temporarily not available due to technical issues.***
Advance booking periods:
    • In the case of upgrades, an advance booking period of one working day (24 hours from Monday to Friday) before departure applies – 5 working days for ANA All Nippon Airways and United Airlines.
    • Please note the opening times of the PartnerPlusBenefit Service Center.
Payment:
    • In the case of upgrades, each route segment is paid for separately with BenefitPoints – for an upgrade on an outbound and return flight double BenefitPoints apply.
Rebookings and cancellations:
    • You can rebook BenefitUpgrades once free of charge up to one working day (24 hours from Monday to Friday) before departure – up to 5 working days for ANA All Nippon Airways and United Airlines.
    • For every further rebooking 50 euros/70 CHF (or optionally 3,500 BenefitPoints) will be charged.
     Cancellation is possible for a fee of 3,500 BenefitPoints up to one working day (24 hours from Monday to Friday) before departure.
    • In the case of rebooking or cancellation, the availability of the flight in the original booking class can no longer be guaranteed. In case of cancellation the issuing travel agency has to change the reservation to the originally booked booking class before a refund of BenefitPoints is possible.

Enter your requested flight routing (country or city) here and click on „calculate“.
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Please find the booking classes that qualify for Upgrades per airline as well as routings excluded in the following table:
Booking class overview
valid from 19.01.2019
Business High Business Discounted Economy Premium Economy High Economy Mid
Lufthansa
( LH )
C, J D, P, Z E, G B, Y H, M, Q, U, V, W
Air Canada
( AC )
E, O B, Y G, H, M, Q, U, V, W
Air China
( CA )
C, J D E, G B, Y H, M, Q, U, V, W
All Nippon Airways
( NH )
C, J D, Z E, G B, M, U, Y H
Austrian Airlines
( OS )
E, G B, Y H, M, Q, U, V, W
Brussels Airlines
( SN )
B, Y H, M, Q, U, V, W
Singapore Airlines
( SQ )
C, Z J, U S, T B, Y E, H, M, W
Swiss International Air Lines
( LX )
C, J D, P, Z B, Y H, M, Q, U, V, W
United Airlines
( UA )
A, O, R B, Y H, M, Q, U, V, W
Legs not included in the incentive
valid from 24.08.2018
no upgrades available ¹
All Nippon Airways
( NH )
JP ↔ JP
¹ CA = Canada, ES = Spain, JP = Japan, PT = Portugal, US = United States of America
This is how you find your booking class on your tickets
Upgrade overview

The points per routing and target region for your upgrade are shown in the following upgrade tables. The corresponding countries are shown on the right hand side after positioning the cursor on the target regions:

All Upgrade lists Business Class -
First Class
Economy Class -
Business Class
Economy Class –
Premium Economy Class
Upgrades
Business Class -
First Class *
oneway,  valid from 19.01.2019
Germany Austria Belgium Switzerland
Europe 1
Europe 2
Middle East
North Africa and
Cape Verde
Middle- and
Southern Africa
USA East and
Canada East
USA West and
Canada West
Middle- and
South America
Asia 1
Asia 2
Australia and
Oceania
Germany Austria Belgium Switzerland
Business High
Bus. Discounted
-
-
-
-
-
-
25,600
29,500
-
-
38,000
46,200
38,500
47,100
49,300
52,500
51,200
53,500
49,500
53,000
36,500
46,200
-
-
Europe 1
Business High
Bus. Discounted
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
38,500
47,100
49,300
52,500
-
-
49,500
53,000
-
-
-
-
Europe 2
Business High
Bus. Discounted
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
38,500
47,100
49,300
52,500
-
-
49,500
53,000
-
-
-
-
Middle East
Business High
Bus. Discounted
25,600
29,500
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
49,000
51,000
54,500
57,000
-
-
38,000
39,500
-
-
62,000
64,500
North Africa and
Cape Verde
Business High
Bus. Discounted
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
36,000
38,000
45,000
47,000
-
-
48,000
50,500
-
-
-
-
Middle- and
Southern Africa
Business High
Bus. Discounted
38,000
46,200
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
51,000
53,500
64,500
67,500
-
-
55,500
58,000
-
-
-
-
USA East and
Canada East
Business High
Bus. Discounted
38,500
47,100
38,500
47,100
38,500
47,100
49,000
51,000
36,000
38,000
51,000
53,500
-
-
-
-
31,000
32,000
59,000
61,500
65,000
68,000
70,500
73,500
USA West and
Canada West
Business High
Bus. Discounted
49,300
52,500
49,300
52,500
49,300
52,500
54,500
57,000
45,000
47,000
64,500
67,500
-
-
-
-
36,000
38,000
51,500
54,000
62,500
65,000
63,000
66,000
Middle- and
South America
Business High
Bus. Discounted
51,200
53,500
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
31,000
32,000
36,000
38,000
-
-
75,500
79,000
-
-
-
-
Asia 1
Business High
Bus. Discounted
49,500
53,000
49,500
53,000
49,500
53,000
38,000
39,500
48,000
50,500
55,500
58,000
59,000
61,500
51,500
54,000
75,500
79,000
13,500
14,500
21,000
22,000
35,000
36,500
Asia 2
Business High
Bus. Discounted
36,500
46,200
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
65,000
68,000
62,500
65,000
-
-
21,000
22,000
-
-
-
-
Australia and
Oceania
Business High
Bus. Discounted
-
-
-
-
-
-
62,000
64,500
-
-
-
-
70,500
73,500
63,000
66,000
-
-
35,000
36,500
-
-
-
-
Upgrades
Economy Class -
Business Class *
oneway,  valid from 19.01.2019
Germany Austria Belgium Switzerland
Europe 1
Europe 2
Middle East
North Africa and
Cape Verde
Middle- and
Southern Africa
USA East and
Canada East
USA West and
Canada West
Middle- and
South America
Asia 1
Asia 2
Australia and
Oceania
Germany Austria Belgium Switzerland
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
-
3,410
3,530
-
8,190
8,530
-
11,500
12,110
10,150
12,950
13,630
-
10,000
10,400
13,200
14,450
15,140
12,500
14,450
15,140
15,400
17,000
17,650
17,600
17,830
18,670
16,700
17,250
17,670
14,050
14,700
15,130
-
-
-
Europe 1
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
-
8,190
8,530
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
12,500
14,450
15,140
15,400
17,000
17,650
-
-
-
16,700
17,250
17,670
-
-
-
-
-
-
Europe 2
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
-
11,500
12,110
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
12,500
14,450
15,140
15,400
17,000
17,650
-
-
-
16,700
17,250
17,670
14,050
-
15,130
-
-
-
Middle East
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
10,150
12,950
13,630
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
16,750
17,000
17,800
18,800
19,050
19,950
-
-
-
13,100
13,250
13,850
-
-
-
21,250
21,550
22,550
North Africa and
Cape Verde
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
-
10,000
10,400
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
12,400
12,600
13,200
15,500
15,700
16,400
-
-
-
16,600
16,800
17,600
-
-
-
-
-
-
Middle- and
Southern Africa
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
13,200
14,450
15,140
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
17,550
17,800
18,650
22,150
22,450
23,500
-
-
-
19,050
19,300
20,200
-
-
-
-
-
-
USA East and
Canada East
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
12,500
14,450
15,140
12,500
14,450
15,140
12,500
14,450
15,140
16,750
17,000
17,800
12,400
12,600
13,200
17,550
17,800
18,650
7,850
8,190
8,530
10,000
11,500
12,110
10,600
10,750
11,250
20,250
20,550
21,500
22,400
22,700
23,750
24,250
24,550
25,700
USA West and
Canada West
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
15,400
17,000
17,650
15,400
17,000
17,650
15,400
17,000
17,650
18,800
19,050
19,950
15,500
15,700
16,400
22,150
22,450
23,500
10,000
11,500
12,110
7,850
8,190
8,530
12,400
12,600
13,200
17,750
18,000
18,850
21,450
21,700
22,750
21,750
22,000
23,050
Middle- and
South America
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
17,600
17,830
18,670
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
10,600
10,750
11,250
12,400
12,600
13,200
-
-
-
25,950
26,300
27,500
-
-
-
-
-
-
Asia 1
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
16,700
17,250
17,670
16,700
17,250
17,670
16,700
17,250
17,670
13,100
13,250
13,850
16,600
16,800
17,600
19,050
19,300
20,200
20,250
20,550
21,500
17,750
18,000
18,850
25,950
26,300
27,500
4,700
4,750
5,000
7,300
7,400
7,750
11,950
12,100
12,700
Asia 2
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
14,050
14,700
15,130
-
-
-
14,050
-
15,130
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
22,400
22,700
23,750
21,450
21,700
22,750
-
-
-
7,300
7,400
7,750
-
-
-
-
-
-
Australia and
Oceania
Economy Premium
Economy High
Economy Mid
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
21,250
21,550
22,550
-
-
-
-
-
-
24,250
24,550
25,700
21,750
22,000
23,050
-
-
-
11,950
12,100
12,700
-
-
-
-
-
-
Upgrades
Economy Class –
Premium Economy Class *
oneway,  valid from 19.01.2019
Germany Austria Belgium Switzerland
Europe 1
Europe 2
Middle East
North Africa and
Cape Verde
Middle- and
Southern Africa
USA East and
Canada East
USA West and
Canada West
Middle- and
South America
Asia 1
Asia 2
Australia and
Oceania
Germany Austria Belgium Switzerland
Economy High
Economy Mid
-
-
-
-
-
-
10,000
11,150
7,600
8,700
10,800
12,200
11,000
12,400
13,000
14,400
13,400
15,100
12,600
14,500
11,100
12,400
-
-
Europe 1
Economy High
Economy Mid
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
11,000
12,400
13,000
14,400
-
-
12,600
14,500
-
-
-
-
Europe 2
Economy High
Economy Mid
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
11,000
12,400
13,000
14,400
-
-
12,600
14,500
-
-
-
-
Middle East
Economy High
Economy Mid
10,000
11,150
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
12,750
14,400
14,300
16,150
-
-
9,950
11,200
-
-
16,200
18,250
North Africa and
Cape Verde
Economy High
Economy Mid
7,600
8,700
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
9,450
10,650
11,800
13,300
-
-
12,600
14,200
-
-
-
-
Middle- and
Southern Africa
Economy High
Economy Mid
10,800
12,200
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
13,400
15,100
16,850
19,000
-
-
14,500
16,350
-
-
-
-
USA East and
Canada East
Economy High
Economy Mid
11,000
12,400
11,000
12,400
11,000
12,400
12,750
14,400
9,450
10,650
13,400
15,100
7,600
8,000
9,500
10,250
8,050
9,100
15,450
17,400
17,050
19,200
18,450
20,800
USA West and
Canada West
Economy High
Economy Mid
13,000
14,400
13,000
14,400
13,000
14,400
14,300
16,150
11,800
13,300
16,850
19,000
9,500
10,250
7,600
8,000
9,450
10,650
13,500
15,250
16,350
18,400
16,550
18,650
Middle- and
South America
Economy High
Economy Mid
13,400
15,100
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
8,050
9,100
9,450
10,650
-
-
19,750
22,250
-
-
-
-
Asia 1
Economy High
Economy Mid
12,600
14,500
12,600
14,500
12,600
14,500
9,950
11,200
12,600
14,200
14,500
16,350
15,450
17,400
13,500
15,250
19,750
22,250
3,600
4,050
5,550
6,250
9,100
10,250
Asia 2
Economy High
Economy Mid
11,100
12,400
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
17,050
19,200
16,350
18,400
-
-
5,550
6,250
-
-
-
-
Australia and
Oceania
Economy High
Economy Mid
-
-
-
-
-
-
16,200
18,250
-
-
-
-
18,450
20,800
16,550
18,650
-
-
9,100
10,250
-
-
-
-
* This information is supplied without liability. Subject to changes (also in the timetable).
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