Or, consider other cards for 50,000 more miles or points that transfer into United miles with additional flexibility for your everyday spending.
Earn 80,000 bonus points after spending $2,000 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.
You can now transfer the Ultimate Rewards points from your Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card card to your Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards account 1:1 instantly, with no fees.
This also works for other premium Ultimate Rewards cards with a mile transfer feature like the Ink Bold. No other cards offer this generous 1:1 mile transfer feature…Chase has the exclusive on this.
With this addition, the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card has direct mile transfer to the two largest airlines in the U.S. — United/Continental and Southwest Airlines. No other program comes close.
Making a transfer is easy — see how it works with illustrations here.
Southwest points have decent value….if you use them for a ‘Wanna Get Away’ fare they are worth about 1.7 cents each, or at least a 1.7% return on your credit card spending. ‘Wanna Get Away’ fares are available on most flights if you book in advance 3 weeks or more. And remember there are no change fees for Southwest mileage tickets.
A few things to note…
And here’s the latest list of Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card instant 1:1 mile and point transfer partners:
Have at it — this is great news for credit card spenders looking for flexible point options.
And here is the fine print from Chase regarding the point transfer:
To learn more about Southwest Rapid Rewards®, please visit southwest.com. Points earnings and redemptions are subject to the terms and conditions set forth at southwest.com/rapidrewards. Rapid Rewards® points will be deposited instantly after the request for redemption is made. In rare instances, point transfers can take up to 7 business days. Southwest Airlines® and all Rapid Rewards® Partners reserve the right to change any aspect of the Rapid Rewards® program with 60 days’ notice to active Members. Redemption of points for travel and all other benefits of Rapid Rewards® Membership are solely the responsibility of Southwest Airlines®. Limited exceptions to the point offers may apply. Point transfers via Ultimate Rewards are not eligible for status, including A-List, A-List Preferred, or Companion Pass Status. All Rapid Rewards® rules and regulations apply.
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