Deal Alert: Discounted United Airlines Awards

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United Airlines is a launching an award sale for flights within the U.S. and Canada for travel between August 23, 2016, and December 15, 2016. MileagePlus members can save 20% off saver awards with this sale.

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  • Enjoy up to 20% off roundtrip MileagePlus Saver Awards in United Economy
  • Book: by  August 23, 2016
  • Travel: August 23, 2016 – December 15, 2016


Terms and Conditions:

  1. The discounted Saver Award is only valid for air travel. Tickets must be booked no later than 11:59 p.m. CT on August 23, 2016.
  2. Offer is valid for travel beginning on or after August 23, 2016, and completed on or before December 15, 2016, subject to the blackout dates listed below.
  3. Blackout dates: Offer is not valid for travel occurring during the period beginning on November 22, 2016 and ending on November 23, 2016 and during the period beginning on November 26, 2016 and ending on November 28, 2016.
  4. A 14-day advance purchase is required.
  5. Offer is valid for travel on all days of the week.
  6. The discounted Saver Award is only valid for roundtrip travel within the United States, including Hawaii and Alaska, and Canada.
  7. The discounted Saver Award is only valid for roundtrip travel in United Economy. One-way travel is still priced as a regular, non-discounted Saver Award.
  8. The discounted Saver Award is combinable with other award types as long as the itinerary is roundtrip (e.g., a member can book a Standard Award for the outbound portion of an itinerary and a Saver Award for the return portion, or vice versa) but only the flight segments purchased with a qualifying Saver Award will be eligible for a discount.
  9. For this offer, “roundtrip” is defined as travel from an origin city to a destination city with return travel ending at the origin city, and with all segments on flights operated by United Airlines. A segment is defined as one takeoff and one landing. Open-jaw itineraries within the same region do qualify for the discount. Stopovers do not qualify for this offer. A booking service charge may apply for travel booked less than 21 days before departure.
  10. Offer is available to all MileagePlus members.
  11. Award pricing is subject to change without notice.

Bottom Line

If you’re looking to travel  now through the end of December, you may want to check out this sale from United. Report back if you end booking an award!

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