JAL Domestic Award Tickets required mileage chart

Last updated: January 31, 2024

  • The number of miles required to redeem award tickets varies depending on the itinerary and seat availability on the flight at the time of booking.
  • If there are no seats available on the flight that can be booked using the lowest number of miles (base miles), you can book using additional miles, which vary depending on the estimated number of remaining seats (Award Ticket PLUS).
  • You can check the required number of miles for your desired itinerary via the JAL website's seat availability check pages.
  • If you are traveling on a direct flight, check the Direct Flight Itineraries Chart. If you are traveling on a connecting flight, check the Connecting Flight Itineraries Chart.

[Direct Flight Itineraries] Required Mileage Chart (one way/one segments)

There are seven zones, from A (short-haul) to G (long-haul), depending on the distance between the departure and arrival locations.

  • The number of miles shown in the "PLUS" section is the maximum number of miles when using PLUS, and varies depending on the route.

Zone A

Base miles: 4,000 miles 

PLUS: ~15,500 miles

Departure and Arrival Locations
Sapporo Hakodate, Okushiri
Hakodate Okushiri
Osaka Tajima, Kochi
Izumo Oki
Fukuoka Matsuyama, Tsushima, Goto Fukue, Amakusa, Miyazaki, Kagoshima
Nagasaki Tsushima, Iki, Goto Fukue
Kumamoto Amakusa
Kagoshima Tanegashima, Yakushima
Amamioshima Kikaijima, Tokunoshima, Yoron
Tokunoshima Okinoerabu
Okinawa (Naha) Okinoerabu, Yoron, Kumejima
Ishigaki Miyako, Yonaguni
Miyako Tarama
Minamidaito Kitadaito

Zone B

Base miles: 5,000 miles

PLUS: ~18,500 miles

Departure and Arrival Locations
Sapporo Rishiri, Memanbetsu, Nemuro-Nakashibetsu, Kushiro, Aomori, Misawa 
Tokyo Sendai, Yamagata, Niigata, Nagoya
Osaka Matsumoto, Oki, Izumo, Matsuyama
Matsuyama Kagoshima
Fukuoka Izumo, Kochi
Okinawa (Naha) Amamioshima, Miyako

Zone C

Base miles: 6,000 miles

PLUS: ~19,500 miles

Departure and Arrival Locations
Sapporo Akita, Hanamaki
Tokyo Akita, Hanamaki, Komatsu, Osaka
Nagoya Niigata, Izumo, Kochi
Osaka Fukuoka, Oita, Kumamoto, Miyazaki
Fukuoka Tokushima, Yakushima
Kagoshima Kikaijima, Amamioshima, Tokunoshima
Okinawa (Naha) Ishigaki, Kitadaito, Minamidaito

Zone D

Base miles: 7,000 miles

PLUS: ~26,000 miles

Departure and Arrival Locations
Sapporo Sendai, Yamagata, Niigata
Sendai Izumo
Tokyo Hakodate, Aomori, Misawa, Nanki-Shirahama, Okayama, Izumo, Hiroshima, Tokushima, Takamatsu, Kochi, Matsuyama, Oita
Nagoya Aomori, Hanamaki, Yamagata, Fukuoka, Kumamoto
Shizuoka Izumo, Kumamoto, Kagoshima
Osaka Akita, Hanamaki, Sendai, Yamagata, Niigata, Nagasaki, Kagoshima, Tanegashima, Yakushima
Fukuoka Matsumoto, Shizuoka, Amamioshima
Kagoshima Okinoerabu, Yoron
Okinawa (Naha) Yonaguni

Zone E

Base miles: 8,000 miles

PLUS: ~33,000 miles

Departure and Arrival Locations
Sapporo Matsumoto, Shizuoka, Izumo, Tokushima
Tokyo Sapporo, Memanbetsu, Asahikawa, Kushiro, Obihiro, Yamaguchiube, Fukuoka, Kitakyushu, Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Miyazaki, Kagoshima
Nagoya Obihiro, Kushiro, Sapporo
Osaka Sapporo, Asahikawa, Hakodate, Aomori, Misawa, Amamioshima, Tokunoshima, Okinawa (Naha)
Fukuoka Hanamaki, Sendai, Niigata, Okinawa (Naha)
Okinawa (Naha) Okayama

Zone F

Base miles: 9,000 miles

PLUS: ~37,500 miles

Departure and Arrival Locations
Sapporo Hiroshima
Tokyo Amamioshima, Okinawa (Naha)
Nagoya Okinawa (Naha)
Osaka Memanbetsu, Miyako, Ishigaki
Fukuoka Sapporo
Okinawa (Naha) Komatsu

Zone G

Base miles: 10,000 miles

PLUS: ~42,000 miles

Departure and Arrival Locations
Tokyo Kumejima, Miyako, Ishigaki
Nagoya Miyako, Ishigaki

[Connecting Flight Itineraries] Required Mileage Chart (one way/2 to 3 segments)

This is available for use with connecting flights (2 or 3 segments) on the same day and within 6 hours of each other.

  • The number of miles shown in the "PLUS" section is the maximum number of miles when using PLUS, and varies depending on the route.
  • If the number of miles for a connecting itinerary is not set, the total number of miles will be the sum of the miles required for each route of a direct itinerary.
  • On connecting flight itineraries in First Class, seats in segment without First Class will be Class J or Economy Class, and on connecting flight itineraries in Class J, seats in segment without Class J will be Economy Class.

*For flights departing on or after March 31, 2024


  • In addition to the number of miles listed, you are required to pay the Domestic Passenger Facility Charge via credit card.
  • The following departure and arrival locations refer to the below airports.
    (Sapporo) New Chitose/Okadama
    (Tokyo) Haneda/Narita
    (Nagoya) Chubu/Komaki
    (Osaka) Itami/Kansai/Kobe
  • The number of miles required for redemption in the case of a child passenger or an accompanied infant who requires a seat is the same as for an adult.
  • Awards cannot be used for sectors that are not in operation due to cancelation, suspension, or due to only operating on certain days of the week or during certain seasons.

How to Make a Reservation

You must be logged in to your JMB account.

After logging in, go to JAL Mileage Bank top page and follow the steps below.

Select JAL Group Airlines Award Tickets in the Popular awards section under Redeem your miles.

  • When searching for a specific date only, go to "Book JAL Domestic Award Tickets."
  • To search using the calendar, go to "Domestic Award Ticket Seat Availability Check Calendar."