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.
MileSAAver awards for American Airlines Flagship Business Class are hard to come by, so when you see space you should grab the awards and ask questions later.
If you’re trying to get to Europe, there’s very good space in late July and August to and from New York, Chicago, and London for 57,500 AAdvantage miles each way and no fuel surcharges.
Here’s space Chicago to London for 2 people, which is useful for West Coast connections…
Here’s space New York to London…
And here’s space coming back London to New York for 4 people at a time.
If you’re hoping to head to Australia, there’s also good space in August on the AA Los Angeles – Sydney route for 80,000 miles in Business Clas, though August isn’t the greatest time of year to vacation there.
Some flights have 7 or more award seats available, and upgrades using miles or systemwides are also available.
All of these awards can be put on hold free of charge with no credit card required for up to 5 days, so you can lock seats in and make decisions on your other plans later.
And Flagship Business Class passengers can now use AA’s Flagship lounges in Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York.
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