United Airlines Allows Loyalty Members to Earn Free Cruises

united airlinesUnited Airlines has added an unusual benefit to its MileagePlus loyalty program. Using a combination of milled and money, loyalty members in the 50 United States can now sail on over two dozen cruise lines. The new benefit is available through a partnership with World Travel Holdings.

The new MileagePlus Cruise Awards program offers cruises available in the Caribbean, South America, Europe, Mexico, Alaska and Hawaii. Participating cruise lines include:

- Carnival Cruise Lines
- Celebrity Cruises
- Costa Cruises
- Disney Cruise Line
- Holland America Line
- MSC Cruises
- Norwegian Cruise Line
- Princess Cruises
- Royal Caribbean
- AmaWaterways
- Avalon Waterways
- Azamara Club Cruises
- Crystal Cruises
- Cunard
- Oceania Cruises
- Paul Gauguin Cruises
- Ponant
- Regent Seven Seas Cruises
- Seabourn
- SeaDream Yacht Club
- Silversea Cruises
- Uniworld River Cruises
- Viking River Cruises
- Windstar Cruises

MileagePlus members also may earn miles for cruise travel by booking through United Cruises, which launched in 2011.

Visit cruises.milageplus.com