Buy Premier Qualifying Miles
For the last two-ish years, United would only allow free award redeposit if you canceled 30-plus days before departure. No more: United has officially done away with award redeposit fees, period. So long as you cancel your award ticket before departure, you can get your MileagePlus miles back for free.
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In all other cases, the number of PQPs is calculated based on the award miles, which in turn are based on the booking class and distance. The PQP then correspond to the number of award miles divided by 5 (for preferred partners) or 6 (for other partners).
If you're a frequent flyer or just want to travel more, a travel credit card is a great way to earn miles toward your next trip and to enjoy a range of travel perks. With the family of United Airlines credit cards in particular, there are a variety of benefits for travelers, including many ways to earn United Airlines MileagePlus miles. Learn more about all the Chase United credit card benefits to find the right card for you.
United credit cards are a way to earn travel rewards for both frequent and occasional United flyers. These credit cards come with useful benefits when flying with United. What's more, you can also redeem your earned miles to fly with United Airlines partners.
If you are after United Airlines award miles, you can have a look at your online itineraries and see at what prices United is offering them to you. The prices of these have changed from time to time, but the price of an award accelerator mile has usually been higher than the current 1.9 cents.
Starting with your first anniversary, you'll get 5,000 miles back in your MileagePlus account after you take a United or United Express-operated award flight booked with your miles - up to 2 times every anniversary year.* Same page link to Offer Details
2 miles per $1 spent on all other travel, including airfare, trains, local transit, cruise lines, hotels, car rentals, taxicabs, resorts, ride share services and tolls* Same page link to Offer Details
Premier qualifying points (PQP) help you earn MileagePlus Premier status, which provides you with an enhanced travel experience. You'll earn 500 PQP for every $12,000 you spend on purchases with your Quest Card (up to 6,000 PQP in a calendar year) that can be applied toward your Premier status qualification, up to the Premier 1K level. Visit united.com/premier for details about earning Premier status.* Same page link to Offer Details
MileagePlus members can use miles to book any United-operated flight, any time, with no restrictions or blackout dates.* Same page link to Offer Details For more information, please visit united.com/AirAwards
Your miles can reward you with getaways, unique experiences, or things you love - anything from electronics to dinner at one of your favorite restaurants. Use them for flights on United and other airline partners, hotel stays, car rentals, merchandise, eGift cards and more. Chase Cardmembers can also use miles they've earned with their card to receive a statement credit for United ticket purchases and their annual card membership fee. See united.com/UseMiles for details on using miles.
60,000 Bonus Miles After You Spend $4,000 On Purchases In The First 3 Months From Account Opening: This product is not available to either (i) current Cardmembers of this credit card, or (ii) previous Cardmembers of this credit card who received a new Cardmember bonus for this credit card within the last 24 months. With this bonus offer, you will qualify and receive 60,000 bonus miles after you make Purchases totaling $4,000 or more during the first 3 months from account opening. ("Purchases" do not include balance transfers, cash advances, travelers checks, foreign currency, money orders, wire transfers or similar cash-like transactions, lottery tickets, casino gaming chips, race track wagers or similar betting transactions, any checks that access your account, interest, unauthorized or fraudulent charges, and fees of any kind, including an annual fee, if applicable.) After qualifying, please allow 6 to 8 weeks for bonus miles to post to your account. To be eligible for this bonus offer, account must be open and not in default at the time of fulfillment. Bonus miles do not count toward Premier status. If your account is not open for at least six months, United and Chase reserve the right to deduct the bonus miles from your MileagePlus Program account.
Anniversary Award Flight Credit: Two (2) 5,000-mile award flight credits for future application to your account after completing an eligible award flight, will be deposited into the primary Cardmember's MileagePlus Program account within 4 weeks after each Cardmember anniversary ("Anniversary" is the date that is twelve months after credit card account open date, and the same date each twelve months thereafter). Award flight credits have no mile value until applied. An award flight credit (one per reservation) will be automatically applied, and 5,000 miles will be added to the primary Cardmember's MileagePlus account, within 2 weeks after fully completing an eligible award flight. Award tickets booked that include at least one (1) United- or United Express-operated flight fully flown and completed and include the primary Cardmember on the reservation, qualify as an eligible award flight. Unused award flight credits may not be combined, transferred, extended beyond expiration date, or re-credited for miles. Each unused award flight credit will expire 12 months after date of issue. To qualify to receive the award flight credits, your account must be open and not in default on your account Anniversary. If your credit card account is closed at any time, United and Chase reserve the right to remove the unused award flight credits from your MileagePlus Program account. Flights purchases with Money + Miles do not qualify for a 5,000-mile award flight credit. Offer and award flight credit rules and regulations are subject to change. Chase is not responsible for offer fulfillment.
Earning Miles: Rewards Program Agreement: For more information about the United QuestSM Card rewards program, view the latest Rewards Program Agreement (PDF) Opens in a new window. We will mail your Rewards Program Agreement once your account is established. If you become a Chase Online customer, your Rewards Program Agreement will also be available after logging in to chase.com Opens in a new window.How you can earn miles: You'll earn miles on purchases of products and services, minus returns or refunds, made with a UnitedSM credit card by you or an authorized user of the account. Buying products and services with your card, in most cases, will count as a purchase; however, the following types of transactions won't count and won't earn miles: United purchases that qualify for the $125 Annual United Purchase Credit, balance transfers, cash advances and other cash-like transactions, lottery tickets, casino gaming chips, race track wagers or similar betting transactions, any checks that access your account, interest, unauthorized or fraudulent charges, and fees of any kind, including an annual fee, if applicable. 1 mile: You'll earn 1 mile for each $1 spent. 2 miles: You'll earn 2 miles total for each $1 spent (1 additional mile on top of the 1 mile per $1 earned on each purchase) in the following rewards categories: restaurants; select streaming services; travel (excluding United purchases that qualify for 3 miles as described). 3 miles: You'll earn 3 miles total for each $1 after the first $125 is spent annually (2 additional miles on top of the 1 mile per $1 earned on each purchase) on airline tickets purchased from United, and on the following purchases made from United: seat upgrades; Economy Plus; inflight food, beverages and Wi-Fi; baggage service charges or other United fees. You'll also earn 3 miles total for each $1 after the first $125 is spent annually on purchases of United Card Events from Chase. Other United related purchases, such as United Cruises, United MileagePlus X, DIRECTV and Merchandise Awards, are excluded. United tickets booked through some discount travel websites or as part of a third-party travel package will also not qualify. Any purchases that qualify for the $125 Annual United Purchase Credit will not earn miles. "Annually" means the year beginning with your account open date through the first statement date after your account open date anniversary, and the 12 monthly billing cycles after that each year. Information about earning/transferring miles to United: Miles earned during a billing cycle will be automatically transferred to United after the end of each billing cycle. Losing miles: You'll immediately lose all miles that haven't been transferred to United if your card account status changes, or your card account is closed for program misuse, fraudulent activities, failure to pay, bankruptcy or other reasons described in the terms of the Rewards Program Agreement. Rewards Categories: Merchants who accept Visa/Mastercard credit cards are assigned a merchant code, which is determined by the merchant or its processor in accordance with Visa/Mastercard procedures based on the kinds of products and services they primarily sell. We group similar merchant codes into categories for purposes of making rewards offers to you. Please note: We make every effort to include all relevant merchant codes in our rewards categories. However, even though a merchant or some of the items that it sells may appear to fit within a rewards category, the merchant may not have a merchant code in that category. When this occurs, purchases with that merchant won't qualify for rewards offers on purchases in that category. Purchases submitted by you, an authorized user, or the merchant through third-party payment accounts, mobile or wireless card readers, online or mobile digital wallets, or similar technology will not qualify in a rewards category if the technology is not set up to process the purchase in that rewards category. For more information about Chase rewards categories, see chase.com/RewardsCategoryFAQs Opens in a new window. 041b061a72