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The more you fly United, United Express®, Copa Airlines and select MileagePlus® partners, the sooner you'll achieve Premier status, which gives additional benefits to our most active members. These include bonus award miles, upgrades, priority airport services, fee waivers, discounts and benefits when traveling with Star AllianceTM members.
Premier status qualification requirements
Economy Plus® seating benefits
Premier mileage bonuses
Premier award travel benefits
Premier priority travel services
Million Miler program
Star Alliance Gold or Silver membership benefits
Mercedes-Benz incentives for Premier members
TPC® Network golf course access and discounts
1United Airlines reserves the right to exclude certain flights, fares, tickets, routes, products and/or programs from earning MileagePlus award miles and/or Premier qualifying credits.
2Customers who are not included in one of the groups above may have the option to purchase Premier Access for a particular flight. A Premier Access purchase includes priority check-in, security lane access (where available) and boarding, but it does not include priority baggage handling. Premier Access is not available for purchase on flights operated by Copa Airlines or Copa Airlines Colombia.
3Credit will be posted once a year, in the second calendar quarter. Limit one per member. Eligibility for credit is based on Premier status at time of posting.