Silver Wings Plus

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Silver Wings Plus - Senior travel program

Silver Wings Plus® is a travel program that provides savings to travelers age 55 and older but is no longer accepting new members.

United Packages

Silver Wings Plus

Silver Wings Plus® is a travel program that provides savings to travelers age 55 and older but is no longer accepting new members.

What’s Silver Wings?

Silver Wings Plus® is a program for travelers age 55 and older. If you’re an existing lifetime member before September 2005, you can still book lowest discount fares for yourself and a companion on international and U.S. roundtrip flights. Book your trip online through your MileagePlus® account or by calling us.

To book discounted fares

Sign into your MileagePlus account or go to united.com.

On the homepage of united.com select “Advanced search”.

Type "silverwing" in the promo code box and select search.

Choose a lowest discount fare flight that you’d like and check out.

To book discounted fares

Sign into your MileagePlus account or go to united.com.

On the homepage of united.com select “Advanced search”.

Type "silverwing" in the promo code box and select search.

Choose a lowest discount fare flight that you’d like and check out.

Traveler pro tip

Traveler pro tip

Silver Wings Plus no longer provides or renews memberships, but existing members can still enjoy lifetime benefits. If you don’t have a MileagePlus account, register now.

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Silver Wings - Senior travel program FAQ

Silver Wings - Senior travel program FAQ

You may contact the travel center at 1-800-720-1765.

Travel center hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time. You can change the address or email we have on file by calling our travel center.

There’s $25 servicing fee to book over the phone but no fee if you book on united.com.

Silver Wings Plus lets members bring a companion with the same benefits and discounts. There’s no age restrictions so members can bring a child, grandchild, friend or spouse.

If you do not have a MileagePlus number, register now. You can also book your discounted fare on united.com

Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions

  • Lowest class fares are for S and W class travel and are valid all days of the week, require roundtrip or single multi-city itineraries and are valid for travel in United Economy® on United and United Express®.
  • Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or dates. This discount will not be available in some markets when operated by SkyWest and Silver Airways.
  • Tickets must be purchased at least 14 days in advance and within 24 hours of booking.
  • Fares listed are valid for travel completed by October 31, 2024.
  • No blackout dates.
  • Miles accrued, awards issued and bonus offers are subject to the rules of the United MileagePlus program. United, its subsidiaries, affiliates and agents are not responsible for any products and services of other participating companies and partners. Please allow 6 to 8 weeks after completed qualifying activity for bonus miles to be posted to your MileagePlus account. The MileagePlus program, including accruals, awards and bonus miles offers, is subject to change without notice. Taxes and fees related to award travel are the responsibility of the passenger. United and MileagePlus are registered service marks. For complete details about the MileagePlus program, visit united.com.
  • A Saturday night stay is required in all markets except as listed below:
    • To/from Hawaii: A three-day minimum stay is required.
    • To/from Las Vegas, NV (LAS); Reno, NV (RNO); Durango, CO (DRO); Gunnison, CO (GUC); Montrose, CO (MTJ); Jackson, WY (JAC); Hayden, CO (HDN); Aspen, CO (ASE); Cortez, CO (CEZ); Eagle, CO (EGE); Telluride, CO (TEX); and Grand Junction, CO (GJT): For travel originating Saturday through Thursday, a two-day minimum stay is required. For travel originating Friday, a Friday night stay is required.
  • Tickets are nonrefundable but may be changed on or before the ticketed departure date for a $100 per ticket service charge, provided the new ticket is within the restrictions of this offer. Tickets have no value unless passengers cancel ticketed flight reservations on or before the original ticketed departure date.
  • Fares are subject to change without notice.
  • Other restrictions may apply. Lower fares may be available to select destinations. Fares are valid only in markets where United publishes fares. These fares cannot be combined with other fares or discounts. Travel credits cannot be used towards the purchase of senior lowest rate fares. Stopovers, multiple multi-city flights in one booking are not permitted.