As a reminder, American Airlines offers reduced mileage awards for its cardmembers, which is a great reason to hold of the co-branded cards they offer.
Here’s how this works:
Save 7,500 or 5,000 miles on roundtrip MileSAAver® awards
Ready to redeem your miles for a reduced mileage award? Here’s how:
Cards that offer discounted awards:
7,500 mile discount award codes
5,000 mile discount award codes
Then take a look at the award calendar to see which cities are offering the discounted awards for what month.
Terms and Conditions:
Reduced mileage awards offer eligible AAdvantage cardmembers a discount when redeeming American Airlines AAdvantage miles for one-way or roundtrip MileSAAver awards to select destinations.
Depending on the eligible AAdvantage credit card that you have, the MileSAAver mileage discount is: 5,000 round-trip / 2,500 one-way or 7,500 round-trip / 3,750 one-way. Refer to your cardmember agreement.
This offer is for eligible AAdvantage cardmembers of the cards listed in Step 1 (“eligible cardmembers”).
Discount valid for one-way and roundtrip MileSAAver awards only. Destinations are updated every other month. Discount valid on Premium and Main Cabin travel on American Airlines, American Eagle® and US Airways where applicable, including:
Business Class on flights offering 3 classes of service
First Class on flights offering 2 classes of service
Awards may be booked effective June 1, 2015 – July 31, 2015
Awards are valid for travel June 1, 2015 – September 30, 2015
Awards must be claimed by July 31, 2015
Award travel must originate in the 48 contiguous United States or Canada
One of the most valuable perks of these cards is the discounted mileage awards that they offer, so be sure to look into them if you’re a cardholder.