UnitedSM Explorer Card
Earn miles faster in the air and on the ground, enjoy flexible award options and take advantage of the various ways to use your miles — including flights, hotels, car rentals and more.
Earn award miles
- 2 miles per $1 spent on United purchases
- 2 miles per $1 spent at restaurants
- 2 miles per $1 spent on hotel accommodations when purchased directly with the hotel
- 1 mile per $1 spent on all other purchases
Complimentary upgrades on award tickets for Premier members
The primary Cardmember who is also a MileagePlus Premier member traveling on a domestic MileagePlus award ticket will be eligible for Complimentary Premier Upgrades on eligible United-operated flights (when available). Visit united.com/AwardUpgrade.
Miles don’t expire
Your miles don’t expire as long as your credit card account remains open; you keep them until you’re ready to use them and there’s no limit to how many miles you can earn.
Not a Cardmember? Learn more
If you’re already a United Cardmember and would like to switch to this product, please call the Chase phone number on the back of your current card to see if you’re eligible.