Or, consider other cards for 50,000 more miles or points that transfer into United miles with additional flexibility for your everyday spending.
Earn 60,000 bonus points after spending $1,000 on purchases within the first three months of account opening.
$1,000 toward travel or transfer to United, Southwest, and more.
That's $750 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards® or 1:1 point transfer to leading airline and hotel loyalty programs.
A little publicized benefit of American Express’ Membership Rewards points program is the ability to transfer points instantly into several miles programs. Normally, point to mile transfers can take several days, but due to the premium nature of Membership Rewards, American Express has direct connections with select carriers. That way you never have to worry about the mileage seat you’re trying to book disappearing while you wait the days for the miles to transfer.
Airlines that offer instant transfer of miles from Membership Rewards include:
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