Or, consider other cards for 50,000 more miles or points that transfer into United miles with additional flexibility for your everyday spending.
Reward nights start at 10,000 points. Free anniversary night (no points needed) good at any IHG hotel (Intercontinental, Crowne Plaza, more).
$1,000 toward travel or transfer to United, Southwest, and more.
Alaska and Virgin America are merging, and as part of it, Alaska is offering new Mileage Plan members a quick 5,000 miles.
To earn them, join Mileage Plan™ before April 30, 2017, and complete your first flight on Alaska Airlines or Virgin America by September 30, 2017.
There’s no cost to join, so even if you’re not sure you’re going to fly Alaska or Virgin by September, it’s worth locking in the deal.
You can fly for as few as 5,000 miles on any Alaska route within the lower 48 that’s 700 miles or less in distance, like…
San Francisco to Seattle
Seattle to Salt Lake City
Seattle to Reno
San Francisco to Portland
Alaska still awards miles based on how far you fly, not how much your ticket costs. So if you’re frustrated with the way American, Delta, and United don’t given as many miles on cheap tickets, it’s a great time to give Alaska a try.
Remember that you can earn Alaska miles when you fly its partner American Airlines.
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