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Thai Airways International Royal Orchid Plus    Thai Airways International Royal Orchid Plus

Details for Thai Airways International Royal Orchid Plus

Royal Orchid Plus is the frequent flyer program of Thai Airways.
URL:http://www.thaiair.com/
Validity:Miles will remain in member’s account for 3 calendar years after the year in which they are accrued and expire on December 31st of the 3rd year.
Transferable:Mileage is non-transferable to other members.
Alliance Member:Thai Airways is a member of Star Alliance.

Membership Levels

Qualifying Miles (Q Miles) that you earn with THAI and Star Alliance airlines determine your Royal Orchid Plus membership status. Each membership level, Member, Silver, Gold has unique benefits when travelling with THAI and Star Alliance airlines. Qualifying Miles are the actual miles flown and additional class of service miles on THAI and Star Alliance airlines.
LevelBenefitsActivity needed
Silver- On attaining Silver status you will receive 3,000 threshold bonus miles.
- Priority baggage handling and an extra 10 kilograms baggage allowance (except where luggage allowance is determined by piece) on all THAI flights.
- Priority reservation waitlisting and airport standby on all fully booked flights.
This second tier status is attained with Qualifying Miles earned during 3 evaluation periods. You need to collect 10,000 Q Miles from the date of enrolment up to December 31 of the same year, or 10,000 Q Miles during the first complete calendar year after enrolment. Then 15,000 Q Miles from the date of enrolment up to December 31 of the next complete calendar year.
Gold- 5,000 bonus miles when reaching Gold Status.
- Dedicated Gold Member reservation helplines in Bangkok.
- One round-trip upgrade from the original paid class of service valid for the full 2 year term of Gold status. Very frequent flyers are entitled to one additional upgrade by accruing 50,000 qualifying miles or completing 40 international sectors on THAI during the next complete calendar year after Gold status is attained.
- Guaranteed seating in Economy Class on international flights when contacting THAI more than 72 hours prior to the scheduled departure time.
- Top priority reservation waitlisting and airport standby on all fully booked flights.
- Priority check-in and boarding and baggage handling.
- An additional 20 kilograms baggage allowance, or 1 piece of luggage when the piece concept applies.
- Access to all airport lounges displaying the Star Alliance Gold symbol on presentation of same-day departing Star Alliance ticket and Gold card.
This top tier status is attained with Qualifying Miles earned during 3 evaluation periods. 50,000 Q Miles Miles from the date of enrolment up to December 31 of the same year, or 50,000 Q Miles during the first complete calendar year after enrolment. 80,000 Q Miles from the date of enrolment up to December 31 of the next complete calendar year. 40 international flown sectors on THAI within any 1 calendar year.

Earn miles

 AirlineBonus / Malus for travelling in:
PartnersMileage CalculationDiscounted EconomyBusiness ClassFirst Class
Adria Airways1 Miles per flown Mile-50%+25%
Air Canada1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-50%+25%
Air China1 Miles per flown Mile-50%+25%+50%
Air New Zealand1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+25%
All Nippon Airways ANA1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-50%+25%+50%
Asiana Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-50%+25%+50%
Austrian Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-50%+25%+50%
Blue11 Miles per flown Mile+25%
British Midland bmi1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+25%
Continental Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile+25%
Croatia Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile-50%+25%
Egyptair1 Miles per flown Mile-25%+25%
LOT Polish Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-50%+25%
Lufthansa1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-50%+25%+50%
SAS Scandinavian Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+25%
Shanghai Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile-50%+25%
Singapore Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-50%+25%+50%
SN Brussels Airlines (Sabena)1 Miles per flown Mile+25%
South African Airways1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-50%+25%+50%
Spanair1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-50%+25%
Swiss1 Miles per flown Mile-50%+25%+50%
TAP Air Portugal1 Miles per flown Mile-50%+25%
Thai Airways1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+25%+50%
Turkish Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile-75%+25%
United Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+25%+50%
US Airways1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+25%+50%
 Hotel
PartnersMileage Calculation
aloft Hotels250 Miles per stay
AmeriSuites250 Miles per stay
Anantara Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Conrad International Hotels250 Miles per stay
Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Doubletree Hotels250 Miles per stay
Dusit Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Element Hotel250 Miles per stay
Four Points by Sheraton250 Miles per stay
Grand Mercure Hotels250 Miles per stay
Holiday Inn Express250 Miles per stay
Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Hyatt Place250 Miles per stay
Hyatt Regency Hotels250 Miles per stay
Imperial Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Inter-Continental Hotels & Ressorts250 Miles per stay
Kempinski Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Langham Hotels International250 Miles per stay
Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts250 Miles per stay
Lindner Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Mandarin International Hotel Group250 Miles per stay
Marco Polo Hotel Group250 Miles per stay
Mercure Hotels250 Miles per stay
Meritus Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
MGallery Hotels250 Miles per stay
Millennium Hotels250 Miles per stay
Novotel250 Miles per stay
Omni Hotel250 Miles per stay
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts250 Miles per stay
Parkroyal Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Sofitel250 Miles per stay
St. Regis250 Miles per stay
Stamford Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Staybridge Suites by Holiday Inn250 Miles per stay
Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
Summerfield Suites250 Miles per stay
The Doyle Collection250 Miles per stay
The Leading Hotels of the World250 Miles per stay
The Leela Palaces250 Miles per stay
The Luxury Collection250 Miles per stay
Traders Hotels250 Miles per stay
W Hotels250 Miles per stay
Westin Hotels & Resorts250 Miles per stay
 Car rental
PartnersMileage Calculation
Avis250 Miles per rental
Budget Car and Truck Rental250 Miles per rental
Hertz Car Rental250 Miles per rental

Transfer Miles

Transfer from ... to Thai Airways International Royal Orchid PlusRatio
Accor A|Club4000 A|Points = 2000 Miles
Priority Club10000 Points = 2500 Miles
Starwood Starpoints1 Starpoints = 1 Miles


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