Or, consider other cards for 50,000 or 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.
Citi®/ AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World Elite™ MasterCard.
If you live in Denver, Milwaukee, or generally in the West, Frontier Airlines is out with the biggest bonus offer we have seen for the Frontier Airlines World MasterCard – 40,000 miles after you spend $500 within 3 months on the card.
It has a $69 annual fee that is not waived the first year and the card is from Barclaycard, which also issues the US Airways card and Barclaycard Arrival.
Frontier is a low cost airline that uses a traditional airline miles award chart.
Awards are as follows:
Mexico / Central America
How much are these miles worth?
Frontier is usually pretty strict about its ‘Saver’ level availability, so best to think of these miles as worth about a penny or so a piece, so you can expect around $400 in value out of 40,000 miles.
As an example, an SFO-Cancun trip costs around $280 one-way.
We found a date with ‘Saver’ availability for 15,000 miles one-way, which is almost 2 cents per mile in value. Most days were 25,000 miles one-way, which is just a little over one cent per mile in value.
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