Alliances and benefits

Star Alliance

Avianca is proud of being a member of the world’s leading alliance of airlines, the Star Alliance. It has the highest number of member airlines, daily flights, destinations and countries where they fly.

Founded in 1997, the most extensive route network in the world offers global reach, recognition and a smoother travel experience for the international traveler.
Star Alliance has received awards honoring its achievements in many areas, including the Air Transport World Market Leadership Award and Best Airline Alliance from Business Traveller and Skytrax magazines.

Some benefits

The Star Alliance Book and Fly​ tool makes it quick and easy to create your unforgettable trip.

Whether you are travelling the world with the Round the World Fare, or exploring a few countries with the Circle Pacific Fare, this powerful tool makes it simple to customise even the most complex itinerary. In just a few steps you can explore the different journey options, view all the available flights and book your tickets. And it's simple to come back and adjust your route later.​

Earn and redeem miles if you belong to any Star Alliance member airline's frequent flyer program. Also build status with each of these airlines and receive upgrades.

The network offers you access to more than 1,000 VIP lounges around the world and seamless connections to more than 1,316 destinations in more than 192 countries.

Gold and Silver Star Alliance members have access to a range of benefits such as priority check in, priority reservations waitlisting, priority baggage handling and special air fares among others. Increased flexibility and agility on flight connections between Star Alliance airlines.

You can also see how our LifeMiles members can enjoy even more benefits thanks to our global alliance.

Find out more information about the privileges and benefits that gives you being part of the alliance by visiting the network's website: and Star Alliance Benefit Highlight​.

How redeem miles?

With Star Alliance, it is simple to earn miles or points around the world. All you have to do is enter your frequent flyer number before you fly, and you will see your account credited within a week of your flight. Whether for business or pleasure, you can now redeem your miles/points online across 28 Star Alliance member airlines – just one of the benefits of being part of the world’s largest alliance.

It’s the details that make all the difference – so we went further!

To make your experience as seamless as possible, Star Alliance has been working behind the scenes so you can redeem your miles/points online with any member airline and book your award flight via your frequent flyer programme, without having to go anywhere else. The only detail left… where will you go?

Star Alliance members