United MileagePlus miles can be spent in the MileagePlus Shopping Mall on vacations and travel packages, sporting event and concert tickets, shopping and entertainment, dining experiences, and magazine subscriptions. Rewards miles may also be redeemed towards air travel tickets, hotel stays, car rentals and cruise vacations.
Miles may be used to bid on or buy unique experiences, vacations and sports packages or used to purchase tickets to select Broadway shows throughout the country, while Credit Card and Premier members can spend miles on sports, theater and concert tickets at ScoreBig.com.
Merchandise rewards include electronics, home goods, jewelry and more. Miles may be used to send flowers, gourmet gift baskets and more through FTD.com. The digital media store offers redemption for listening to the latest hits from top artists and downloading audio books. Miles may also be used to purchase gift cards from a variety of top retailers nationwide.
Restaurant.com gift certificates are also available for purchase at more than 18,000 restaurants across the country, and mileage may also be used to purchase food and beverages at select airport restaurants. United MileagePlus members may also use earned points to purchase subscriptions to a number of popular magazine titles and local and national newspapers.
Miles may also be used to book stays at brand-name hotels and resorts worldwide. They may also be spent at a range of rental car agencies. MileagePlus members can use miles or combine miles with cash and select their departure port and cruise line of choice to book a dream cruise to a number of worldwide destinations.