- Earn and redeem Miles
Get rewarded for retail spends on your card
Your Emirates NBD Skywards Credit Card offers Miles based on category of spends. Earn up to 2.5 Miles per USD 1 of retail spends as per below table:
Miles Accrual Rate1 (Miles per USD 1 of spend) Category Skywards Infinite Credit Card Skywards Signature Credit Card Domestic retail spends (Base Miles)2 1 0.75 International retail spends3 1.5 1 Spends on emirates.ae(i.e. Emirates UAE site)4 2 1.5 Express Miles5 50% additional Miles over and above the Total Miles earned in a statement cycle Not applicable
1Maximum eligible spends: In a given statement cycle, Miles can be earned for eligible spends up to the credit limit, or AED 100,000 for Skywards Infinite Card / AED 50,000 for Skywards Signature Card, whichever is lower. Miles will be awarded for eligible transactions in chronological order up to the credit limit or above stated cap, whichever is lower.
2Miles accrual in selected categories: Retail spends made under the category "Grocery and Supermarkets" as defined by Visa/MasterCard will earn 25% of the Base Miles. Retail spends made under the category "Petroleum", "Government Services" (including Utility bill payments) as defined by Visa/MasterCard will earn 10% of the Base Miles.
3International spends: Transactions made internationally under the categories "Grocery & Supermarket" and "Government Services" will earn Miles as per normal International retail spend. However, Miles will be transferred in two steps – normal category Miles will get awarded with regular monthly transfers and balance Miles will be awarded along with Bonus Miles for the month.
4Additional Bonus Mile (ie. 1 Mile per USD) earned for spends on www.emirates.ae will be transferred on a monthly basis directly to the linked Skywards account.
5Express Miles: Cardholders enrolled in the Express Miles program are eligible to earn Express Miles. The program is subject to a maximum of 4,000 additional Miles per statement. A nominal monthly fee of AED 250 is charged for the Express Miles program. The listed annual fee of AED 1500 is waived from the 2nd year onwards for Cardholders enrolled into the Express Miles Program. Annual fee is charged to the card statement in case of deenrolment from the Express Miles program. Bonus Miles earned for spends on www.emirates.ae are excluded for Express Miles calculation.
You can redeem your Skywards Miles for tickets and upgrades to a host of exciting destinations with Emirates and partner airlines (Continental Airlines, Japan Airlines, Kingfisher Airlines, Jet Airways, Korean Air, South African Airways and United Airlines), as per Skywards Terms & Conditions.
- Express Miles (Skywards Infinite only)
Your Emirates NBD Skywards Infinite Credit Card brings you the first Express Miles Program of its kind. This program enables you to earn up to 50% more Skywards Miles every month for all your retail spend on the card (subject to a maximum of 4,000 Miles per month).You can enroll for Express Miles by paying a nominal monthly fee of AED 250. Customers enrolled into the Express Miles Program will not be charged the annual renewal fee.
For example: if you earn a total of 7000 Miles in a given month, then you would earn Express Miles as below:
Regular Miles 7,000 Express Miles, 50% extra Miles 3,500 Total Skywards Miles earned for the month =10,500
If you did not opt-in for this feature at the time of applying, you can opt-in now or at any time for the Express Miles benefit by calling us on +971 600 54 0000.