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Give Miles Give Miles®

Give the gift of travel with Give Miles®! Now you can purchase miles online for your friends and family. To make your gift-giving easier, you can even send an electronic gift card or print out a gift certificate. Your recipient can apply these miles toward award travel on United or any MileagePlus airline partner, or toward upgrades on United.

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  • Miles cost US $35 per 1,000 plus a 7.5% excise tax
  • Purchase up to 150,000 MileagePlus miles per calendar year for each person on your gift list (We'll deposit them directly in the recipient's MileagePlus account)
  • Minimum purchase of 2,000 miles per account
  • Credit card will be billed immediately for purchase
  • Mileage rates and other applicable fees are subject to change
  • Allow 48 hours for miles to process and post to your recipient's MileagePlus account
  • Miles are available in increments of 1,000 up to a maximum of 100,000 miles, and in increments of 5,000 up to a maximum of 150,000 miles.
  • Give Miles are non-refundable
  • Purchased miles do not count toward MileagePlus Premier® status
  • All MileagePlus Program Rules and terms and conditions apply
Starting at US $75.25         
 
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A federal excise tax of 7.5% is included in the displayed USD price.

Please allow 48 hours for the miles to post to your account.