By: Julie Szpira
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(Note: here is The Excursionist Perk Part 2 with detailed examples)
Now that you have put in all the hard work accruing points, it’s time for the fun part… booking trips and traveling!!
Today, we’re going to detail how to get the most of United miles and help you understand their routing rules.
In Part 2, we’ll cover advanced routes and how to maximize your miles.
Earning United Miles
There are a few ways to earn United miles. The quickest way way to accumulate a lot of miles is through credit card sign-up bonuses.
The United MileagePlus Explorer card provides many benefits when flying on United, such as earning 2 miles for every dollar spent on United and 1 mile for every dollar on all other purchases. The card has a sign-up bonus that can help you accrue miles to use within the United MileagePlus program.