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Get the extra miles you want, when you want them. Buy miles and get closer to your next travel award, or give miles to family members or friends as a gift. You can also transfer miles between MileagePlus® accounts to help someone get a head start on their own award travel or convert hotel program points to MileagePlus award miles.
Add to your own MileagePlus account. Purchase additional miles that you can redeem with any of our MileagePlus airline partners.
Move miles from one MileagePlus account to another. Now you can share your miles with friends and family.
Purchase miles for friends and family. Miles make the perfect gift for friends and family. We'll deposit them directly in the recipient's MileagePlus account.
MileagePlus Gift Card Exchange
Now you can turn gift cards - from over 100 name brand retailers - into award miles. It's the perfect solution for gift cards you don't want, a balance remaining you can't use, or just to use as a form of payment for your award miles.1
MileagePlus Gift Registry
Create a registry to celebrate a special occasion, and you’ll be on that dream vacation in no time.1
MileagePlus Reward MilesSM for business
It’s a great way to reward your customers, strengthen business relationships and boost sales.
MileagePlus Recognition Miles
Purchase miles for friends, family or employees, and receive something for yourself - either Premier® status or a discount on the miles.
You can now reinstate some or all of your expired miles and redeem them for award travel.
Award Accelerator allows you to increase your mileage balance faster by purchasing additional award miles.
Credit card partners
A limited number of international credit card partners allow members to make transfers within the MileagePlus program.2
Many hotel partner programs including Hilton HHonors, Marriott Rewards, Starwood Preferred Guest, and more allow members to convert hotel program points to MileagePlus award miles.2
Trade or exchange miles
Trade or exchange other loyalty program miles and points for MileagePlus award miles on Points.com.
1 Available to residents of the US only.
2 Some credit card or hotel programs allow you to earn miles that go directly into your MileagePlus account. Other programs require transfer of miles from the partner program to your MileagePlus account. In most cases, you will need to contact the partner to have miles transferred.