Points or Miles
Earn double miles on tickets purchased from United, and 1 mile per $1 on all other purchases
2X miles on all purchases
3X points for flights booked directly with airlines. 2X points at US restaurants, US gas stations, and US supermarkets. 1X points on other purchases. Terms and limitations apply.
Bonus Miles or Points
30,000 bonus miles
after you spend $1,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening
40,000 bonus miles when you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 90 days - that's enough to redeem for a $400 travel statement credit
Receive 25,000 Membership Rewards® Points after you spend $2,000 on purchases on your new Card in your first 3 months of Card Membership.
15.99% or 19.99%* Variable
N/A (You must pay your balance in full each month) N/A
$0 intro annual fee for the first year, then $95
$89 - Waived first year
Introductory annual fee of $0 for the first year, then $195
This card is best if you fly United often. You'll earn double miles for purchasing airfare directly from United's website. Even though many of us prefer to look at discount travel websites to find the lowest fares, many travelers already have access to United's cheapest flights.