Gulf Air

Budget is proud to become a partner of the Gulf Air Frequent flyer programme.

Now you can earn 500 miles with every rental.


About Gulf Air

- Gulf Air is the national airline of the Kingdom of Bahrain
- Established in 1950 as the Gulf Aviation Company, the airline has over 55 years’ experience in air travel
- Today, Gulf Air is a major international airline serving over 40 destinations worldwide
- The airline operates the biggest network in the Middle East offering customers greater choice and frequency
- The airline offers unique services in the form of Sky Chefs and Sky Nannies on all wide bodied aircraft
- Gulf Air is the Official Airline and Title Sponsor of the FORMULA 1 GULF AIR BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX


About the Gulf Air Frequent flyer programme

- Gulf Air is one of the most generous frequent flyer programmes in the region
- Miles are valid for a period of 10 years from the date they are earned by the member
- Miles are earned through travel on Gulf Air and with partner airlines, car hire companies, hotels, leisure & lifestyle partners, as well as on spend with credit cards
- Miles can be redeemed for flights and upgrades as well as travel on Eurostar
- Members can request an upgrade in the lounge in Bahrain, Dubai and London up to 60 minutes prior to departure of the flight
- There are no blackout periods for redemption – seats are available on a first come, first served basis
- Members can buy Top Up miles at the time of redemption, up to 50% of the required amount, if they do not have enough miles in their account
- A generous Family scheme allows members to enrol up to eight family members to earn miles on their behalf

Visit the Gulf Air website

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