close

Overview


At a glance


  • Earn up to 150% of the actually flown miles as topbonus status and award miles on the entire route network of Japan Airlines and its affiliate airlines
  • Redeem your miles and book your Japan Airlines award flight from just 20,000 topbonus award miles
  • topbonus Silver, Gold and Platinum Card holders can additionally enjoy exclusive oneworld® status benefits on all Japan Airlines flights

More information

Collect


Earning miles with Japan Airlines


topbonus members are able to earn topbonus status and award miles on the entire route network of Japan Airlines and its affiliate airlines JAL Express, J-AIR and Japan Transocean Air. Just enter your topbonus number when booking a flight or present your topbonus Card at the airport check-in desk. The number of miles accrued will depend on the booking class and the flight segment as shown below


meilen_sammeln_JL_eng.gif
Valid for flights as of 20th March 2012


Please note:
Charter flights, award flights and flights with Japan Airlines (JL), JAL Express (JC), J-AIR (XM) and Japan Transocean Air (NU) flight number that are not operated by Japan Airlines, JAL Express, J-AIR and Japan Transocean Air or an oneworld® airline partner as well as all booking classes that are not listed in the above table are not eligible for mileage accrual.


Earn miles on codeshare flights »

Redeem


Spend miles on Japan Airlines


Book award flights on the entire route network of our topbonus airline partner Japan Airlines and its affiliate airline JAL Express, J-AIR and Japan Transocean Air according to the Redemption Chart ».

If you are planning a trip and want to travel on multiple oneworld® airline partners, please check here » for further information.   

Award flights on Japan Airlines can only be booked via the topbonus Service-Team: 0049 (0)30 - 3434 3433

Award flights can be booked as one-way and return flights. Taxes, fees and charges will be charged separately and can only be paid by credit card. The amount of miles outlined in the redemption chart refers to one-way award flights.


Sample calculation

A flight from Berlin (TXL) to Tokyo (NRT) via Frankfurt (FRA) requires 45,000 miles in Economy Class and 90,000 miles in Business Class. For roundtrips the double amount of miles is required.

Please note: All award flights can only be booked exclusive taxes, fees and fuel surcharges and the amount of miles outlined in the award chart below refers to one-way award flights.


Conditions for award flights »


* German area code. International long distance rates for calls from outside Germany apply.

Mileage credit


Retroactive mileage credit


If your topbonus award miles for flights with Japan Airlines and its affiliate airlines JAL Express, J-AIR and Japan Transocean Air since 20th March 2012 have not been automatically credited to your account – or you forgot to present your topbonus Card at Check-in – don’t worry!

You can claim any outstanding miles easily here »


Contact topbonus Service-Team

For any questions please contact our topbonus Service-Team: telephone 0049 (0)30 - 3434 3433*, fax 0049 (0) 1805 735 533 or e-mail: service@topbonus.de


* German area code. International long distance rates for calls from outside Germany apply.


Partner information


Japan Airlines


Service-oriented Japan Airlines (JL) is one of the leading airlines in the Asia-Pacific territory and joined oneworld® in 2007. Japan Airlines and its affiliates serve more than 85 destinations in more than 20 countries with focus on Asia.

More information

Benefits


oneworld® benefits



Holders of a topbonus Silver, Gold or Platinum Card enjoy exclusive oneworld benefits on all oneworld flights (if available).


ow_vorteile_ap_eng.jpg

You will find the available Security Fast Lanes and the terms of use here »
You will find an overview of the free baggage regulations on the website of the respective oneworld member.


Priority Check-in

Holders of a topbonus Silver, Gold or Platinum Card can use the Business Class Check-in counter. Platinum Card holders can additionally check-in at the First Class counters. Just present your topbonus Card at the respective Priority Check-in counters.  


Priority Seating

topbonus status members can access preferred seating on selected flights. This benefit is available in accordance with the individual policy of the oneworld member airline operating the flight.


Priority on Standby & Waitlists at the airport

topbonus status members enjoy priority on waitlists and when travelling on standby on all oneworld flights. This benefit is available in accordance with the individual policy of the oneworld member airline operating the flight.


Priority Boarding

topbonus Gold and Platinum Card holders can enjoy the benefit of Priority Boarding on all flights operated by oneworld airlines, where this benefit is offered.


Lounge access

Just present your valid oneworld boarding pass and your topbonus Gold or Platinum Card and enjoy the benefits of the oneworld Business Class Lounges! Holders of a Platinum Card holders can additionally enter the oneworld First Class Lounges with a valid oneworld boarding pass.

Please note: Lounge access is only possible on the outbound flight segment with a valid boarding pass. Access upon arrival at the airport of final destination is not permitted. 


More luggage

Every topbonus Platinum Card now has an increased luggage allowance on every oneworld flight. For the maximum weight of your additional piece of luggage please refer to the luggage regulations of the oneworld airline you wish to fly with. 


Security Fast Lane

topbonus Platinum Card holders can fast-track through airport security checks at select airports. For a complete list of all airports offering Security Fast Lanes and for all terms and conditions please go to the oneworld website.