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Personal Miles Personal Miles®

Perfect if you are just a few thousand miles short of your next award trip. You 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 miles plus a 7.5% excise tax
  • Purchase up to 150,000 miles per account per calendar year
  • 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 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.
  • 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.


Please note: If you are planning to use miles for award travel within the next 48 hours, in most cases you can purchase the miles at the same time you redeem your award. Please see here for more information.