Through 08/15/2016, you may get up to 100% bonus miles when you buy United miles. This is tiered promotion, meaning you need to buy at least 30,000 miles to get the 100% bonus.
If you buy the maximum allowed 75,000 miles, you will get 150,000 miles for $2,821.88 which equates to 1.88 cents/mile.
You need 80,000 United Miles for a one way business saver award ticket to India.
If you purchase 80,000 miles during this promotion, it will cost you $1,505.00 + taxes/fees
Things you should know:
- There is a purchase limit of 150,000 miles per calendar year per member, the bonus miles count towards the limit
- These are non-refundable transactions
- you can purchase a maximum of 75,000 pre-bonus miles with this promotion.
- Award seats are subjected to availability.
- It is generally not recommended to buy miles speculatively with out a specific plan
- You may consider United Mileage Plus Explorer card or Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card to boost your united miles balance.
Through 08/15/2016, you can get up to 100% bonus miles when you purchase United miles. This is a tiered promotion, you need to purchase a minimum of 30,000 miles for the 100% bonus.
If you buy miles for a business class award ticket to India, it will cost you $1,505 + taxes/fees.
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