Air Canada has launched a new offer to drive new bookings for flights within Canada and to the United States.
Aeroplan members earn double or triple miles on travel through October 15, 2020, if booked June 19 – July 3.
You can access this offer on Air Canada’s website here.
Note that it appears that this offer may only be available for Aeroplan members who live in Canada.
The number of Aeroplan miles you earn depends on the purchased fare class:
- 2X the Aeroplan Miles –Standard Economy, Economy Flex, comfort, Latitude
- 3X the Aeroplan Miles –Premium Economy lowest, Premium Economy flexible, Premium Rouge; Business Class lowest; and Business Class flexible.
Nice to see Air Canada offering bonus miles to drive some flying activity this summer. Not available for long-haul flights, however.
Here are the terms and conditions of this promotion:
- Offer is reserved for Aeroplan Member and is non-transferable, only the email recipient can earn miles from this offer.
- Subject to the fare option purchased, either 2X or 3X the Aeroplan Miles will be awarded for eligible flights flown for new bookings only made between June 19th, 2020 and July 3rd, 2020 by 19:59 Eastern Time inclusively, for travel on eligible flights between June 19th, 2020 and October 15th, 2020.
- To qualify as new, the booking must have been created for the first time during the eligible promotional period, with a new reference number. Any booking made prior to the start of the promotion that is subsequently changed to include travel dates within the qualifying travel period will not be considered a new booking that is eligible for the promotion.
Only valid on eligible scheduled flights within Canada, and between Canada and the US, operated by Air Canada, Air Canada Express and Air Canada Rouge for travel between June 19th, 2020 and October 15th, 2020
- To qualify for the 2X or 3X the Aeroplan Miles, the eligible flight segment (s) must be travelled in the following eligible fare options:
2X the Aeroplan Miles –Standard Economy, Economy Flex, comfort, Latitude
3X the Aeroplan Miles –Premium Economy lowest, Premium Economy flexible, Premium Rouge; Business Class lowest; and Business Class flexible.
- For example, for itineraries booked in an Economy Flex fare option, 2X the miles will be assessed for every segment. When booking an Economy Flex fare option and travelling from Toronto Pearson (YYZ) to Edmonton (YEG), basic mile accumulation of 100% amounts to 1,670 Aeroplan Miles per segment. Based on the 2X Aeroplan Miles promotion, a member would earn an additional 1,670 Aeroplan Miles, for a total of 3,340. For more information regarding earning Aeroplan Miles, please click here
- For example, for itineraries booked in a Premium Economy fare option, 3X the miles will be assessed for every segment. When booking a Premium Economy fare option and travelling from Toronto Pearson (YYZ) to Edmonton (YEG), basic mile accumulation of 125% amounts to 2,088 Aeroplan Miles per segment. Based on the 3X Aeroplan Miles promotion, a member would earn an additional 4,176 Aeroplan Miles, for a total of 6,264. For more information regarding earning Aeroplan Miles, please click here
- 2X or 3X the Aeroplan Miles will be applied towards miles earned based on the distance flown as per the fare mileage accrual rule, including the class of service bonus miles.
- The miles earned in conjunction with the Altitude Bonus Select Privileges are excluded.
- To be eligible to receive the bonus Aeroplan Miles, you must provide your Aeroplan number when completing your purchase.
- Bonus miles will be issued for all flight activity credited before October 30th, 2020.
- Valid on published fares and Flight Passes which are eligible for Aeroplan mile accumulation. Offer is not valid when traveling on an Air Canada Unlimited Flight Pass.
- Not valid on published fares that do not allow for Aeroplan mile accumulation.
- Bonus Aeroplan Miles are not Altitude Qualifying Miles and do not count towards Air Canada Altitude status.
- Bonus Aeroplan Miles will be credited up to three weeks after the qualifying flights are completed.
- Upgraded flight segments (eUpgrades, Last minute paid upgrades, Star Alliance Upgrade Awards, etc.) will be tracked for this promotion based on the eligibility of the original fare purchased.
- Aeroplan Flight Rewards are not eligible for mileage accumulation.
- Bonus Aeroplan Miles cannot be sold and are non-transferable. They have no cash value and cannot be converted to cash or refunded if unused.