The Marco Polo Club

What is the Marco Polo Club?

The Marco Polo Club is an exclusive program which recognizes and rewards our most valued customers with special privileges. Members move up through four tiers—Green (entry tier), Silver, Gold, Diamond—simply by earning the required Club Points. Additionally, The Marco Polo Club membership is recognized by all oneworld partners.

Earn points to move through tiers

Membership tier

Corresponding oneworld status

Club points

Diamond Emerald 1,200
Gold Sapphire 600
Silver Ruby 300
Green N/A 100*

Examples for achieving elite status


Trips per year

Travel class

Membership tier earned

SFO – Hong Kong 6 Business Class Diamond
JFK – Beijing 2 First Class Gold
LAX – Shanghai 2 Business Class Silver

‡ Club points earned in a consecutive 12-month membership period.

* Or alternatively a $100 annual renewal fee

Learn how to earn more on your trip with the new Club points-based system.

The Marco Polo Club and Asia Miles

Asia Miles is a leading travel and lifestyle rewards program, offering you a world of exciting rewards to match your lifestyle. Asia Miles complements The Marco Polo Club by providing ways to earn and redeem miles on partner airlines including Cathay Pacific and Dragonair, hotels, car rentals and other lifestyle awards. Simply join the Marco Polo Club and enjoy the benefits of both programs.

How does it work

Fly on Cathay Pacific, Dragonair or any oneworld airline. Earn miles by flying in eligible fare classes.

Marco Polo Club points

Marco Polo Club points will automatically be tracked for each qualifying flight. Travel more frequently and move through the tiers to enjoy greater benefits.

Asia Miles

Asia Miles can be earned and redeemed on over 500+ program partners worldwide that include airline, hotel, car rental and lifestyle programs.

Marco Polo Club benefits*

Marco Polo Club members will enjoy:

  • Lounge access.
  • Priority check-in.
  • Extra legroom seats.
  • Excess baggage allowance.
  • Recognition throughout your journey.
  • Exclusive promotions and offers.

Asia Miles benefits

Redeem Asia Miles for:

  • Upgrades on Cathay Pacific.
  • Instant upgrade redemptions at the airport.**
  • Earn and redeem Asia Miles with over 25 airline partners including American Airlines and Alaska Airlines.
  • Travel awards: hotel stays, car rentals and more.
  • Lifestyle awards: gift cards, electronics, and more.

*Benefits vary by the tier level you hold.
**Instant upgrade is subject to seat availability, qualifying purchased fare class and airport conditions upon departure.

Join The Marco Polo Club and discover a world devoted to making your travel to Hong Kong and beyond a life well travelled.

Reward yourself and earn 25,000 Bonus Asia Miles with the Cathay Pacific Visa card