Air France - Sky Team

Silver benefits
As a Flying Blue Silver member, you are recognised as a SkyTeam Elite customer by all Skyteam airlines which entitles you to save time throughout your entire journey. In addition, Silver membership makes you earn 50% more Flying Blue Award Miles when flying on SkyTeam airlines.
 50% Elite Bonus
 Exclusive reservation service
 Guaranteed seat with 7 days notice
 Priority reservation waitlist
 Preferred seating
 Priority check-in and transfers
 Priority airport standby
 Extra baggage allowance
 Access to lounges
 Priority boarding
 With our partners
50% Elite Bonus
Your Silver membership gains you a 50% Elite bonus* for each flight you take with AIR FRANCE, KLM, Air Europa, Kenya Airways or another SkyTeam airline.

For example for a round-trip Paris to Mexico City in Business Class, you earn :
  • 11 432 Miles according to distance flown
  • 5 716 Miles according to Business Class (50% of distance flown)
  • 5 716 Miles according to Silver Elite bonus (50% of distance flown)
  • 22 864 total Award Miles and 17 148 Level Miles
* Bonus calculated on base Miles (Award Miles before application of class of service bonus). Elite Bonus Miles do not count as Level Miles.
 
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Exclusive reservation service
24 hours a day, 7 days a week, our dedicated team is on hand to care for your flight reservation.
Your exclusive reservation service phone number is printed on the back of your Flying Blue Elite Silver Card. This service can not handle Award tickets bookings.
 
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Guaranteed seat with 7 days notice
  • on AIR FRANCE, KLM, Air Europa, Kenya Airways long-distance flights.
  • with 7 days notice
When paying the full fare currently in effect, an economy class seat will be provided for all full-fare reservations on long-distance flights, except in the case of unforeseen operational circumstances. This offer does not apply to Award tickets and on aircraft with fewer than 100 seats.
 
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Priority reservation waitlist
If your desired class of service is not available when booking travel, you have priority status on the reservation waitlist (provided waitlists are accepted on the flight and/or in your desired class).
This offer does not apply to Award tickets.
 
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Preferred seating
You can reserve one of a number of select seats at the time of booking on long-distance flights.
Based on availability, we will make every effort to accommodate your seating preference.
 
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Priority check-in and transfers
Whatever your class of travel, you have access to AIR FRANCE, KLM, Air Europa and Kenya Airways Business Class check-in counters and Elite transfer desks.
  • Exclusive check-in counters. You can check in at priority positions at most airports simply by showing your Flying Blue Silver Elite Card. Priority check-in positions include:

    - Aeromexico - Clase Premier counters
    - Air France - Business Class counters
    - Alitalia - Magnifica / Prima Class counters
    - Continental Airlines - First Class / EliteAccess / OnePass Elite counters
    - CSA Czech Airlines - Business Class counters
    - Delta - First Class / Medallion counters
    - KLM – World Business Class SM / Europe Select counters
    - Korean Air - Morning Calm / Prestige counters
    - Northwest - First Class / World Business ClassSM counters

  • Elite Transfer desks at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Amsterdam-Schiphol.
 
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Priority airport standby
You receive priority status on your requested flight's standby list*.

* Some SkyTeam Airlines apply specific conditions
 
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Extra baggage allowance
  • 5 kg extra baggage allowance on AIR FRANCE, KLM, Air Europa and Kenya Airways flights, in addition to your normal baggage allowance for the class of service *

* This supplementary baggage allowance does not apply on flight routes that employ the "Piece Concept" (baggage allowance determined by the number and dimension of items).
 
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Access to lounges

Take advantage of the privileged comfort of the lounges(1) at Paris-Charles de Gaulle (2) and Amsterdam Schiphol airports. Paid lounge access is now being offered at a growing number of lounges worldwide operated by AIR FRANCE, KLM and Delta Air Lines.
Until now, lounge access was reserved for Gold and Platinum (Elite Plus) members, but you can gain entry for €35 per person.
You can pay directly in our lounges:

  • by credit card,
  • using Flying Blue Miles (5,000 Award Miles) excluding Delta Air Lines
    Please note that cash payments are not accepted by any airline.

Our lounges are specially designed to satisfy the needs of the most demanding passengers. Many lounges are fully equipped with Internet access, so you are able to get down to business or simply get some rest.
For more information, please visit the Airport lounges section of our website.

You have access to the lounges when you fly on:

  • a SkyTeam flight within France, with a connection on an international SkyTeam flight on the same day,
  • an international AIR FRANCE, KLM or SkyTeam flight,
  • an AIR FRANCE flight within France, departing from Paris-Charles de Gaulle,
  • a KLM flight within the Netherlands, departing from Amsterdam Schiphol,
  • an international SkyTeam flight arriving in Paris-Charles de Gaulle terminal 2C,
  • an international SkyTeam flight arriving at Amsterdam Schiphol in KLM Crown Lounges.

(1) Providing space is available.
(2) Except La Première and Terminal 2G Lounges

 
Priority boarding
Simply present your Flying Blue Silver Elite Card to board at your convenience for more time to locate your seat and to store your carry-on luggage.

Air France offer this benefit on international flights only.
Aeromexico offers this benefit on all flights except between Mexico City and Monterrey as well as Mexico City and Guadalajara.
Delta does not offer this benefit on Delta Shuttle flights, Delta Connection flights and SONG flights.
 
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With our partners
  • Alitalia
- specific check-in counter
- priority boarding
- preferred seating
- priority airport standby
- waiting list priority
- additional baggage allowance of 5 kg

  • Air Europa
- specific check-in counter
- priority boarding
- preferred seating
- priority airport standby
- waiting list priority
- additional baggage allowance of 5 kg
  • China Southern

- specific check-in counter
- priority boarding
- preferred seating
- priority airport standby
- waiting list priority


  • Continental Airlines
- Dedicated check-in desk
- priority boarding
- preferred seating
- priority airport standby
- waiting list priority

  • Comair

- additional baggage allowance of 5 kg
- specific check-in counter


  • Jet Airways
- additional baggage allowance of 5 kg
- specific check-in counter

  • Kenya Airways
- dedicated check-in desk
- priority boarding
- preferred seating
- priority airport standby
- waiting list priority

  • Kingfisher
- additional baggage allowance of 5 kg

  • Malev

- additional baggage allowance of 5 kg
- specific check-in counter

  • Martinair

- additional baggage allowance of 5 kg


  • Northwest

- additional baggage allowance of 5 kg only available on Amsterdam - Bombay route
- free upgrade on domestic flights depending on availability (with the exception of American and Mexican residents)


  • Ukraine International Airlines

- additional baggage allowance of 5 kg
- specific check-in counter

  • Sofitel

- upgrade (depending on availability at booking)


  • Pullman

- opportunity to keep one's room until 4 pm on departure day


  • M Gallery

- opportunity to keep one's room until 4 pm on departure day


  • Hertz
- up to 10% discount for the best published fares
- 15% discount sur the Hertz Prestige Collection range
- 100 Bonus Miles for online booking
  • Avis

- special rates (on request when booking or collecting vehicle)
- up to 10% discount on all-inclusive rates for international leisure activities
- 100 bonus Miles when you book via Internet


  • Europcar

- 10% discount when booking on the Europcar network (ask during booking)


  • Sixt

- guaranteed business rates (ask at booking)
- 25 % discount (to be requested at booking – the promotional code 797579 must be given)
- 10% discount for Sixt holiday cars

Valid on discountable rates. Internet rates are not discountable.
Upon availability.



  • Regus

- 10 % discount on a businessworld Gold, Platinum ou Platinumplus membership
- 4,000 Award Miles for a businessworld Gold membership
- 8,000 Award Miles for a businessworld Platinum or Platinumplus membership

 
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