Pearl Points Rewards
Reminder – ahlibank in partnership with Sindbad, Oman Air’s Frequent Flyer Program and Falcon Flyer Gulf Air’s Frequent Flyer Program
In line with its commitment to consistently offer exclusive privileges and special value-added services to its customers, ahlibank, the best bank in Oman, has tied up with Sindbad, Oman Air’s Frequent Flyer Program earlier in 2012, this in addition to its original tie-up with Falconflyer, Gulf Air’s Frequent Flyer Program in 2009.
Under these tie-ups, ahlibank credit card holders can now transfer their Pearl Points earned for credit card spends for Sindbad miles or Falconflyer miles.
Sindbad is Oman Air’s loyalty program that offers 3 membership tiers – Sindbad Blue, Silver and Gold. Sindbad miles, the program’s reward currency can be exchanged for flights enabling members to experience Oman Air’s renowned on-board hospitality or to upgrade to Oman Air’s award winning Business and First Class cabins. Sindbad Silver and Gold tier membership offer exclusive privileges such as access to Business Class lounges, Extra baggage allowance, Onboard Duty Free discounts, Bonus miles and much more.
Falconflyer is Gulf Air’s loyalty program that offers 3 membership tiers – Blue, Silver and Gold. Progression to higher levels of membership is achieved by accumulating loyalty points which are awarded for every flight a member takes with Gulf Air on any eligible fare or through the redemption of ahlibank Pearl Points. These miles can later be exchanged for free tickets or free upgrades, extra baggage allowance, Onboard Duty Free discounts, Bonus miles and much more.
ahlibank members can redeem Pearl points for Sindbad miles by joining Sindbad online at Sindbad.omanair.com or for Falconflyer miles online at www.gulfair.com. ahlibank Pearl Points are earned whenever cardholders use their Classic or Gold Credit Card to pay for goods or services.
These Pearl Points can be exchanged for Sindbad miles at the rate of 1 Pearl point for 1 Sindbad mile and for Falconflyer at the rate of 1 Pearl Point for 1 Falconflyer mile.
Frequently Asked Questions:
How do you earn Pearl Points?
Just use your ahlibank Credit Card whenever you need to buy anything and earn your Pearl Points
|Credit Card Type||Pearl Points Earned|
|Classic Credit Card||Each RO 3 = 1 Pearl Point|
|Gold Credit Card||Each RO 1 = 1 Pearl Point|
How do I know how many Pearl Points I have earned?
The pearl points earned and available are on the Credit Card Monthly Statement or you can call the Contact Center on 24577177 to get details of the same.
How do you redeem Pearl Points?
- Get a Sindbad membership of FalconFlyer membership online through:
- Call the Contact Center on 24577177 (between 7 am – 10 pm on any working day) and provide them with:
- Credit Card Details
- Sinbad FFP Number OR Falconflyer Number
- Number of points you wish to transfer
It takes 4 – 6 weeks for the airline to complete the credit of the miles to your account with them.
To verify the transfer was completed successfully:
- Check your ahlibank Credit Card Statement
- Check your Sindbad or Falconflyer miles statement.
How long are the Pearl Points that I have earned valid?
Pearl Points earned expire after 2 years from the month they are earned if not redeemed before then.
How long are the miles I have redeemed the Pearl Points against valid for?