Or, consider other cards for 50,000 more miles or points that transfer into United miles with additional flexibility for your everyday spending.
$1,000 toward travel or transfer to United, Southwest, and more.
Reward nights start at 10,000 points. Free anniversary night (no points needed) good at any IHG hotel (Intercontinental, Crowne Plaza, more).
If you’re trying to get to Europe this summer in Business Class at Saver award prices, and want to bring along your family, space has been dwindling lately if you’re hoping to use United MileagePlus miles.
And there are a lot more people with 100,000 or more points seeking out these awards lately thanks to the Chase Sapphire Reserve bonus.
But if you can book now there are a few pockets left with 4 or more seats per flight during July and August…
Here’s Chicago to Rome for 57,500 miles one way….
And Newark to Amsterdam for 57,500 miles in July
For more miles (70,000) there’s lot of partner space on Swiss from Newark to Zurich
Other programs to book these flights, which have easy connection from many United destinations:
American AAdvantage has essentially dried up all its summer Business Class award space to Europe over the last couple of years, and with the former #2 in charge at American Airlines now in the same position at United, those tactics might be making their way to MileagePlus, so act while you can.
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