United Polaris
United Polaris

United Polaris – Business class reimagined

Our United Polaris® business class service is designed to bring a new level of quality to every aspect of premium cabin travel – from lounge to landing – and provide the best sleep in the sky.

On any long-haul international flight across our global network, you can enjoy all other aspects of the United Polaris experience.

On the ground

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Free checked baggage

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Premier Access®

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United Polaris lounge

In the air

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Lie-flat seats

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Elevated service

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United Private Screening℠

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Luxury bedding

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Noise-reducing headphones

United Polaris lounge

The United Polaris lounges are available exclusively to our international premium cabin travelers, offering a thoughtful selection of amenities — such as signature seating, a relaxation area and showers — to help you prepare for your flight.

If you'd like to freshen up, our spa-like shower facilities feature TheraFace products made exclusively for United by Therabody. You can also sit back and relax in a tucked-away area with daybeds, soft lighting and gentle white noise, which will put you in the perfect mood for a restful flight. Before your long-haul journey, you can grab something from the buffet or settle in for a full meal in a private dining space.

Customers can visit United Polaris lounges at Chicago O’Hare, Houston Intercontinental, Los Angeles, New York/Newark, San Francisco and Washington Dulles. If a United Polaris lounge is not available at your departure airport, you'll have access to United ClubSM locations and other partner lounges.

United Polaris lounge

Onboard service and amenities

Polaris luxury Mattress cushions and bedding

Saks Fifth Avenue bedding

In a first-of-its-kind partnership, we worked with Saks Fifth Avenue to create custom, luxury bedding for our United Polaris customers. Mattress cushions are also available upon request, to bring extra comfort to your onboard bed.

Flight attendant serving meals in Polaris business class

Inflight dining

For meals in Polaris business class, we currently serve your entree, salad with salad dressing, appetizer, bread and mixed nuts together, along with a dessert service.

All beverages, including beer, wine, liquor and non-alcoholic drinks are complimentary. Learn more about our drink offerings on our Inflight Beverage Selection page.

Mid-flight snacks

Depending on the destination and length of your flight, we offer a selection of midflight snacks.

Arrival dining service

Enjoy our arrival dining service to complete your journey and arrive feeling refreshed and ready to take on the day.

Premium skincare items, ear plugs, ergonomic eye masks and other Amenities

Sleep-themed amenities

Travel puts a strain on the body, and for most, the mind as well. When curating United Polaris amenity kits, self-care and well-being were our focus, which makes TheraFace by Therabody the perfect wellness partner. In your amenity kit, you’ll find premium skincare products made exclusively for United that will help you arrive revived, including eye serum, facial spray, and hand cream. The kit also includes other essentials like ear plugs, an eye mask, tissues and a pen. The amenity kit is yours to keep upon arrival at your destination.

*Ice cream cups only available on select flights.