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Use award miles

Explore all of the exciting ways to use miles


Use miles for flights

Air travel

Use miles on United, Star AllianceTM carriers and other airline partners.

Book award travel now

Upgrade with miles now

See all options to use miles for travel

Featured routes with extra Saver availability

Award ticketing options and service fees

Award charts

United ClubSM and airport lounges

Use miles hotels

Hotel Awards

Use your miles to book stays at brand-name hotels and resorts.4

Book now (in English)

Book now (in Spanish)

Use miles car rentals

Car Awards

Shop our wide variety of rental cars, including convertibles, SUVs and full-size sedans.1

Book now 

Use miles for cruise awards

Cruise Awards

Use miles or miles and money to book your dream cruise.

Learn more 

Upgrades overview

Use miles upgrades

MileagePlus members have many ways to upgrade to premium cabins. Visit this section of the site for a complete guide to getting and using upgrades.

MileagePlus Upgrade Awards

Learn more about all upgrade options

Special ways for cardmembers to use miles

Use miles credit card

As a MileagePlus Chase cardmember, you enjoy exclusive redemption options for miles earned on your card.

Learn more

Shop, bid and more

Use miles bid

MileagePlus Headliners

Use miles to bid on amazing experiences, buy sports and concert tickets or to buy Broadway show tickets.4

Learn more

Use miles shopping

Shopping, digital media and more

Use miles for gift cards from many popular retailers, or to download music and books in the Digital Media Store, to shop for merchandise online or to send flowers and gifts with FTD.3

See all options to use miles for shopping and more 

Use miles dining


Use your miles to buy eGift cards and certificates to thousands of restaurants.3

Lettuce Entertain You® dining eGift cards

Restaurant.com certificates

Use miles subscription


Subscribing to popular magazines and newspapers is easy with miles.2

Magazines Awards

Newspaper Awards

Use miles featured

Featured ways to use your miles New

Make the most of your miles with these new and exciting offers.2

See all the featured ways to use miles

View all the ways to use miles for everyday activities.

Buy, transfer or donate miles

Buy miles

Buy, transfer or give award miles

Get the extra miles you want, when you want them to get a head start on award travel and more.

Learn more

Transfer miles

Donate miles

When you donate your award miles, you give much more than award travel—you help people in need.

See a list of charities and donate now

Please note that some award offers may only be available to eligible customers. See specific award information pages for eligibility details.

1 Available to residents of the US, Puerto Rico and Guam only.
2 Available to residents of the contiguous 48 US states only.
3 Available to residents of the US, Puerto Rico and Guam, or the contiguous 48 US states only.

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