Can I use my United miles on other airlines?

Can I use my United miles on other airlines?

You can use United MileagePlus miles to book partner-award flights on more than 35 airlines. Just search for award flights on your desired travel route and the website will do the rest. The award-flight search results will show you all flight options, including itineraries on partner airlines.

Is Continental Airlines part of United?

On November 30, 2011, Continental officially merged with United and no longer operates as a separate airline. On March 3, 2012, Continental’s passenger reservation system and frequent flyer program was merged into United.

How far out can you book a flight on United?

330 days
How far in advance can I book a ticket? You can book a ticket online 330 days before your travel date.

How many miles are needed for a free flight on United?

How many miles do you need to have for a free flight by airline?

Airline Coach/Economy Business class
United Airlines 12,500 25,000-50,000
JetBlue 9,900-24,000
Air Canada 12,500-17,500 25,000-60,000
Virgin Atlantic 20,000 N/A

Is United airlines good to fly?

When it comes to customer satisfaction, United came in eighth out of 10 among major U.S. carriers in the American Customer Satisfaction Index report that was released in April 2019. The airline improved from the 2018 survey.

How do I book a flight with United Airlines miles?

Just head to the United website, enter your flight search criteria and select “Book with miles.”. Then, click the purple “Find flights” button to run your search. (Image courtesy of United) If you have United elite status or have a United credit card in your wallet, you’ll want to log in before searching.

Do you have to call United Airlines to redeem miles?

No phone calls required. However, there are several quirks to understand when you’re booking award flights with United miles. It’s also good to know alternative ways to redeem United miles outside of flights (though we don’t recommend them).

What do you get with United Airlines MileagePlus card?

Earn miles on your everyday purchases when you become a cardholder with one of our credit card partners. MileagePlus program members with Premier status enjoy additional benefits, including bonus award miles, upgrades, priority travel services and travel benefits on Star Alliance™ member airlines.

How long does it take to credit United Airlines miles?

Write or call the MileagePlus Service Center. If you earn miles through one of our partners, it may take up to eight weeks for the miles to credit to your account.

What kind of miles do I get with United Airlines?

Award miles earned on United, United Express and select partner airlines (includes Premier bonus award miles). United Airlines reserves the right to exclude certain flights, fares, tickets, routes, products and/or programs from earning MileagePlus award miles and/or Premier qualifying credits. Learn more about earning miles on United flights.

Can you redeem United Airlines miles with credit card?

United’s MileagePlus loyalty program is one of the most lucrative airline mileage programs in the US. Not only are MileagePlus miles easy to earn thanks to a suite of cobranded credit cards and a couple of major transfer partners; the miles can be redeemed across United’s vast…

Do you have to pay taxes on United Airlines miles?

Such taxes, fees and surcharges must be paid at the time of ticketing and are subject to change. Any valid unused award ticket may be returned to the MileagePlus Service Center, for a service charge, up to one year from the date of issue. Award seats are subject to availability and capacity-control restrictions apply.

Write or call the MileagePlus Service Center. If you earn miles through one of our partners, it may take up to eight weeks for the miles to credit to your account.