South African Airlines

Earn TrueBlue points with South African Airways

TrueBlue members can earn TrueBlue points on all South African Airways flights. South African has a network that spans over 38 destinations in more than 26 countries around the world. Earn TrueBlue points with South African based on the type of fare you purchase and the distance you fly.

To Earn

Book through JetBlue.com

Make your booking on JetBlue.com and enter your TrueBlue number or speak to a JetBlue reservations agent at 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583) or a JetBlue customer service agent when checking in to add your TrueBlue number.

Book through South African Airways

Book your South African Airways-only flight on flysaa.com, and add your TrueBlue number when you complete the reservation.

Class of Service Booking Class TrueBlue Point Accrual
Business C, J, Z, D 1 Point / mile + 25% bonus
Economy Y, B, M, K, H, S, Q 1 Point / mile
Discounted Economy T, V, L, W, G 1 Point / 2 miles

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I already booked a flight on South African Airways and didn't add my TrueBlue number?

For future flights, contact South African Airways with your confirmation number and TrueBlue number. For past travel, you may request points for flights flown within 365 days, but no sooner than fourteen days after your flight. To request points, go to the Request Missing Points page and fill in the required information.

When can I expect my TrueBlue points to be credited to my account once I have completed my travel?

Point requests may take up to 30 days to post to your account, and your request history can be viewed in the Request History section within the TrueBlue site.

Are all South African Airways flights eligible to earn TrueBlue Points?

Yes, you can choose to earn TrueBlue points on all South African Airways operated flights.

Are all JetBlue flights eligible to earn South African Airways Voyager Miles?

Yes, you can choose to earn South African Airways Voyager Miles on all JetBlue flights.

Can I earn TrueBlue points AND Voyager Miles on one flight?

No. You can only earn points from one program for each flight. Only one frequent flyer number can be attached to your reservation.

Who do I call if my itinerary has both an South African Airways and a JetBlue flight, and I want to elect to earn TrueBlue points on both flights?

You can provide your TrueBlue number to a JetBlue customer service agent when checking in at the airport, or by speaking to a JetBlue reservations agent by calling 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583).

What do I do if I am only flying on a South African Airways flight but want to earn TrueBlue points instead of South African Airways Voyager Miles?

You can make your booking on flysaa.com and add your TrueBlue number when you complete the reservation. Or, you can also call South African Airways directly at 1-800-359-7220 to add your TrueBlue number to your itinerary.

Terms & Conditions

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