How to book travel (and save points) with Chase Travel

Kyle Olsen

Editor's note : This is a recurring post, regularly updated with the latest information.

Chase Ultimate Rewards is one of the best flexible rewards currencies available, and you can get some incredible value from your Ultimate Rewards points .

Generally, we recommend transferring Chase points to the program's airline and hotel partners for award bookings. However, sometimes redeeming Ultimate Rewards points for paid travel through Chase Travel℠ is more advantageous. This option can save you money, particularly when traditional award space is unavailable, as you can book almost any available flight or hotel through Chase Travel.

Here's what you need to know about Chase Travel.

Related: New Chase Sapphire Preferred offer: Earn 75,000 of the most valuable points

What is Chase Travel?

To maximize your Ultimate Rewards points, it's often best to transfer them to partner programs like United MileagePlus , World of Hyatt or British Airways Executive Club for award reservations. However, it's important to compare the points needed for a direct booking through Chase Travel to those required for an award booking. Sometimes, booking through the portal can be beneficial, as the points price is tied to the cash cost of the flight or hotel stay, potentially resulting in lower point requirements.

However, you need to have some Chase points before using Chase Travel. If you're unfamiliar with Chase's most popular cards and welcome offers, here are a few current ones to be aware of.

Ink Business Preferred® Credit Card

The Ink Business Preferred® Credit Card is a TPG favorite. It currently comes with one of the highest sign-up bonuses from Chase — 100,000 bonus points after you spend $8,000 on purchases in the first three months of account opening.

Based on our valuations , the bonus points alone are worth $2,050. However, you can redeem these points through Chase Travel for a fixed value of 1.25 cents apiece.

Read more: Ink Business Preferred Credit Card review: A great all-around business card

Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

The Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card is another fantastic addition to your wallet. For a limited time, you'll earn an elevated 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening. The bonus is worth $1,538 based on TPG valuations .

Like the Ink Business Preferred, you'll get a value of 1.25 cents per point when booking directly through Chase Travel with the Sapphire Preferred. You'll also earn 5 points per dollar on paid travel purchased through Chase (excluding the first $50 in hotel purchases that qualify for the card's annual hotel credit ).

Read more: Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card review: 75,000-point bonus for a top travel card

Chase Sapphire Reserve®

For a limited time only, the Chase Sapphire Reserve® offers 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening, which is worth $1,538 based on TPG valuations.

This card includes additional perks, like a PreCheck or Global Entry credit , Priority Pass lounge access and a $300 annual travel credit . This card also boosts your portal redemption rate to 1.5 cents per point, giving you 0.25 cents per point in additional purchase power over the Sapphire Preferred. When you book travel through Chase with the Sapphire Reserve, you'll earn 10 points per dollar on hotels and car rentals and 5 points per dollar on flights (excluding purchases that qualify for the $300 travel credit).

Read more: Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card review: Luxury perks and valuable rewards, plus a 75,000-point bonus

Cash-back cards

Chase also issues a number of cash-back credit cards — including the Chase Freedom Unlimited® , Ink Business Cash® Credit Card and Ink Business Unlimited® Credit Card . The rewards you earn on these cards are worth 1 cent apiece toward travel in Chase Travel. However, Chase allows you to combine your earnings into a single account . This means that you can effectively convert these cash-back rewards into fully transferable Ultimate Rewards points if you also have the Sapphire Preferred, Sapphire Reserve or Ink Business Preferred.

How to use Chase Travel

chase travel frontier

You can book flights, hotels, car rentals, cruises and other travel through Chase Travel, and it's relatively simple to access. First, you'll need to log into your Chase account, then navigate to the right side of the page, where you'll see a little box with your total Ultimate Rewards balance.

Click the box and it will bring you to the Ultimate Rewards dashboard, which looks like this:

chase travel frontier

Click "Travel" to access the travel homepage and search for airfare, hotels or vacation rentals.

Remember that when you book hotels through the portal with Ultimate Rewards points, you typically will not earn hotel points and elite credits and may not receive elite status perks because it's considered a third-party booking.

However, flights booked through the portal will typically earn frequent flyer miles and qualify for elite status.

How to book flights using Chase Travel

Booking your flights is a straightforward process once you've navigated to the portal's travel page. Type in your arrival and departure airports and travel dates, then hit the search button. For this search, I looked for a one-way flight from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).

You'll then see the available flight options. When you find a flight you like, select the fare type you want to book and click the blue "Choose flight" button.

chase travel frontier

Once you've selected your preferred flights, you'll be taken to the next page to review your flight information and look over any upgrades you'd like to make.

chase travel frontier

Then, you'll be directed to the checkout page, where you can pay with cash, points or a combination of the two. Again, points linked to a Chase Sapphire Reserve account are worth 1.5 cents each. If you have a Chase Sapphire Preferred Card or Ink Business Preferred Credit Card , points are worth 1.25 cents each.

chase travel frontier

Finally, you'll be directed to a page where you will enter the traveler's information and finalize your flights.

How to book hotels using Chase Travel

Booking hotels is similar to booking flights on the travel portal. This can be advantageous if you're looking at hotels outside of major chains that partner with Ultimate Rewards ( Hyatt , IHG and Marriott ). Regardless of how you book your hotel, compare the award rates required by these hotel loyalty programs to ensure you're getting the best deal.

Also, if you have an eligible card, you can access the Chase Luxury Hotel & Resort Collection , which gives you perks at around 1,000 luxury properties worldwide. Participating cards include the Chase Sapphire Reserve , United℠ Explorer Card , United Club℠ Infinite Card , United Quest℠ Card and United℠ Business Card .

Here's a sample search for hotels in Olso, Norway, which hosts mostly boutique hotels.

chase travel frontier

Once you've selected your desired property, room and rate, you can specify how many points you want to use on the checkout page.

chase travel frontier

Then, run through the on-screen prompts to finalize your booking, and you'll get an email confirmation.

Remember, you'll receive up to $50 in statement credits yearly for hotel reservations made through Chase Travel as a Sapphire Preferred cardholder.

Related: Book low-end or luxury hotels to get the best value from your points

How to book car rentals, cruises and other travel using Chase Travel

chase travel frontier

Using Chase Travel, you can rent cars, pay with points and still receive the excellent primary car rental insurance offered by the Chase Sapphire Reserve and Chase Sapphire Preferred Card .

The process of renting cars is similar to booking flights and hotels. Navigate to the "Cars" header from the main landing page and type in your itinerary, even if it's a one-way rental. Then, select "Search," and the results page will pop up. Once you choose your car, you'll be prompted to select add-ons.

When you've finished selecting, you'll head to the booking page, where you'll input your personal information and choose how many points you'd like to spend. Remember that to qualify for rental car insurance, you must decline the car rental company's collision damage waiver and ensure that anyone driving the car is on the rental agreement.

You can also book activities and cruises through Chase. Regarding activities, you can use your points to book fantastic tours like a Washington, D.C., night monument tour or Singapore heritage food tour at 1.25 or 1.5 cents each. This can be an excellent way to make a vacation free, instead of just your hotels and flights.

Cruises are also available, though you'll have to call to book those.

Related: The easiest ways to save on rental cars

More things to consider about Chase Travel

Below is some general guidance to maximize your experience with the portal.

We recommend comparing the points needed through Chase Travel with those required for partner transfers, factoring in taxes and fees. If you have or want hotel elite status, avoid booking hotels through the portal. These stays generally won't count toward status or qualify for hotel elite status benefits.

Booking through Chase Travel with cash can earn you extra points; Ink Business Preferred and Sapphire Preferred cardholders earn 5 points per dollar on all travel and Sapphire Reserve cardholders earn 5 points per dollar on flights and 10 points per dollar on hotels and rental cars. You might find better rates by booking directly with the travel provider; however, if your plans are firm and rates are comparable, booking through the portal can be worthwhile for earning extra points.

Remember that booking through third-party sites may result in issues if you change your plans, though. Travel providers are more likely to assist you if you've booked directly with them.

Bottom line

Chase Travel lets you use your points to book flights, hotels, rental cars, cruises and activities. If award flights aren't available or you find a cheap fare that requires fewer points, booking through the portal can be a good option.

With the Chase Sapphire Preferred and Chase Sapphire Reserve cards offering elevated welcome bonuses of 75,000 Ultimate Rewards points, now is a great time to look at Chase Travel.

Similarly, for hotels, it can be a good deal if you find a cheap rate or book a boutique property, but keep in mind that you may not earn hotel points or receive elite benefits. Whether booking rental cars, activities or cruises, always compare the options to see if using the portal or transferring to partners for an award is more advantageous.

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Chase Ultimate Rewards points are perhaps the most valuable points out there. Thanks to their flexibility and transfer options, we regularly give Chase Ultimate Rewards one of the best valuations in our monthly valuations . There are plenty of great ways to earn Ultimate Rewards points and even more fun ways to redeem them for award flights and hotel stays.

In this post, we’ll show you all of Chase’s transfer partners, how to transfer Ultimate Rewards to these partners, and much more. After reading our guide, you’ll be ready to book an amazing getaway!

The Chase Ultimate Rewards program currently has 11 airline transfer partners — the latest program, Air Canada Aeroplan, was added in August 2021.

Points transfer to all these airlines at a 1:1 ratio, which is one of the reasons Ultimate Rewards points are so valuable.

Aer Lingus AerClub

Major Hub: Dublin (DUB)

Airline Alliance: None, but has airline partners

Aer Lingus is a part of the International Airlines Group (IAG), which also includes British Airways, Iberia, and Qatar Airlines, so you’ve got some flexibility when it comes to how you redeem your Aer Lingus AerClub Avios . That said, its award chart isn’t quite as valuable as many of the other Chase Ultimate Rewards transfer partners.

However, it does offer a couple of solid sweet spots for those looking to travel to The Emerald Isle. On off-peak dates, you can book a one-way ticket from the U.S. East Coast to Dublin for 13,000 Avios in economy or 50,000 Avios in business class.

Air Canada Aeroplan

Air Canada 787 Signature Class dining

Major Hubs: Calgary (YYC), Montréal (YUL), Toronto (YYZ), and Vancouver (YVR)

Airline Alliance: Star Alliance

Air Canada Aeroplan is easily one of the best Chase transfer partners for premium cabin award tickets thanks to its lucrative partner award chart .

For instance, you could fly one-way in business class to South America or most European destinations for 60,000 points. If you prefer to fly to Asia in business class, that would be 85,000 points so long as the distance covered is less than 11,000 miles.

Further, Aeroplan can be exceptional for award bookings because of its low taxes and fees on many partner tickets, and you can add a stopover on any itinerary for just 5,000 more points.

Air France-KLM Flying Blue

Major Hubs: Paris (CDG), Amsterdam (AMS)

Airline Alliance: SkyTeam

Another excellent option for economy and business class tickets between the U.S. and Europe is the Flying Blue program . Redemption rates are already quite reasonable, with solid award availability as well. You can often find one-way economy tickets to Europe for as low as 22,500 miles and one-way business class tickets for 56,500 miles.

While those rates are decent on their own, the Flying Blue program offers Promo Rewards each month that can drop the award ticket price for select routes by 25% to 50%, allowing you to get stellar value out of Flying Blue miles.

British Airways Executive Club

Major Hubs: London Heathrow (LHR), London Gatwick (LGW)

Airline Alliance: Oneworld

British Airways Executive Club gets a lot of flack in the points in miles community due to the large fuel surcharges for both economy and business class tickets between the U.S. and Europe. However, British Airways Avios can be incredibly useful for short-haul tickets that can often be relatively expensive.

For instance, U.S. domestic nonstop flights under 1,150 miles on American Airlines and Alaska Airlines cost just 9,000 Avios in each direction, along with low taxes of just $5.60. This can take you between destinations like New York and Miami, Chicago and Houston, or Seattle and Los Angeles.

Emirates Skywards

Emirates Inaugural World's Shortest A380 First Class Window Suite Cherag Dubash

Major Hub: Dubai (DXB)

While Emirates Skywards offers some of the most sought-after award redemptions for business and first class on its signature A380, and more recently its game-changer first class on the 777 , the airline has also gone through a recent string of devaluations that have made this award more expensive through higher fuel surcharges .

Fortunately, one great sweet spot remains that allows you to fly Emirates’ fifth freedom routes between the U.S. and Athens or Milan, for 85,000 miles in first class one-way, or an incredible 90,000 miles round-trip in business class, with significantly lower taxes and fees.

Iberia Plus

Major Hub: Madrid (MAD)

Another entry into the Avios family is Iberia Plus . Unsurprisingly, its award program has a decent amount of overlap with the others, but its award pricing between the U.S. and Spain presents an incredibly sweet spot for award travelers.

It’s common to see many U.S. carriers charge 30,000 points to fly between the U.S. and Europe in economy class, but Iberia charges just 34,000 Avios to fly between the U.S. and Madrid in business class on off-peak dates — one of the cheapest ways to get across the pond in business class.

JetBlue TrueBlue

Major Hubs: New York (JFK), Boston (BOS)

JetBlue is a low-cost U.S. carrier that is known for its great inflight product both in economy and its Mint business class seats.

However, since its TrueBlue loyalty program ties award redemptions to the cash cost of the ticket, you’ll usually receive just 1.1 cents per point towards Mint redemptions , and 1.3 to 1.4 cents per point on economy tickets.

This can be a better deal than booking through the Chase Travel portal for Chase Sapphire Preferred cardholders with a 1.25 cent per point redemption rate, but a poor choice for Chase Sapphire Reserve cardholders with a 1.5 cent per point redemption rate. That said, you can often get much more value out of your Chase Ultimate Rewards points using other transfer partners.

Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer

Singapore Suites First Class Morning Coffee and Champagne

Major Hub: Singapore (SIN)

While you might overlook Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer as an option for domestic travel, as a Star Alliance partner it offers great award pricing on domestic United flights, including 17,500 miles for flights between the U.S. mainland and Hawaii, and 27,500 miles for flights between the U.S. and Europe.

Singapore miles are also your only option if you want to book a highly sought-after ticket in Singapore Suites class between the U.S. and Singapore or its fifth freedom route between the U.S. and Frankfurt.

Southwest Rapid Rewards

Major Hubs: Atlanta (ATL), Baltimore (BWI), Chicago (MDW), Dallas (DAL), Denver (DEN), Houston (HOU), Las Vegas (LAS), Los Angeles (LAX), Oakland (OAK), Orlando (MCO), Phoenix (PHX)

Airline Alliance: None

Southwest is the world’s largest low-cost carrier with an award program in Rapid Rewards that’s similar to JetBlue in that it operates on fixed value redemptions, allowing you to usually get between 1.3 to 1.4 cents per point on your redemption that is tied to the cash cost of the ticket.

Since you can often get much more value out of your Chase Ultimate Rewards points than this, we generally advise against transferring to Southwest. However, one sweet spot is for those who have the Southwest Companion Pass , as your redemption value doubles on tickets where your companion flies with you for free.

United MileagePlus

Major Hubs: Chicago (ORD), Denver (DEN), Houston (IAH), Los Angeles (LAX), Newark (EWR), San Francisco (SFO), Washington DC (IAD)

In addition to being one of the most well-known Chase transfer partners for U.S. flyers, United MileagePlus also benefits from being able to book award travel on fellow Star Alliance airlines with low taxes and fees. In terms of booking tickets on its own metal, now that United has moved to dynamic pricing, getting outsized value using its currency isn’t quite as easy as it once was.

However, it does offer the incredibly valuable United Excursionist Perk , which allows you to tack on a free one-way flight on round-trip bookings for no added miles, so long as the flight is within the same region. For example, you could fly from the U.S. to Istanbul, Istanbul to London, and London back to the U.S., and your Istanbul to London leg (a 4-hour flight covering 1,500 miles) costs no added miles.

Virgin Atlantic Flying Club

Major Hub: London Heathrow (LHR), Manchester (MAN)

The second largest carrier based out of the U.K., Virgin Atlantic doesn’t participate in an airline alliance but offers several great partnerships that award travelers can take advantage of.

One of which is booking Delta One business class awards between the U.S. and Europe for just 50,000 miles one-way, which is far less than what Delta would charge using its own miles to book these awards. You can also book ANA first class awards between the U.S. and Japan for as low as 55,000 miles one-way.

Ultimate Rewards can also be transferred to 3 hotel rewards programs. Like Chase’s airline partners, all transfers to hotel partners occur at a 1:1 ratio.

IHG One Rewards

Headquarters: Denham, England

Number of Properties: ~6,000

The IHG One Rewards program recently went through a revamp, but as a dynamically-priced program, it seldom makes sense to transfer your Chase Ultimate Rewards points.

For instance, we value IHG One Rewards points at 0.5 cents per point, so any redemptions above that level are generally considered to be a good value. Given that, it wouldn’t make sense to transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards points, which are worth a minimum of 1.25 cents per point through the Chase Travel portal, to a program where getting half of that value would be considered a good deal.

Marriott Bonvoy

Headquarters: Bethesda, Maryland

Number of Properties: ~8,500

As with IHG, we seldom advise against transferring your hard-earned Chase Ultimate Rewards points to Marriott Bonvoy where nights at top-tier hotels can cost upwards of 85,000 to 100,000 points per night. Not only is it fairly easy to get more value out of other Chase partners, but you’ll also find that you’d likely be better off booking a Marriott hotel through the Chase Travel portal than transferring to Marriott directly.

World of Hyatt

Park Hyatt Melbourne

Headquarters: Chicago, Illinois

Number of Properties: ~1,200

If you thought Hyatt would be similar to the other 2 hotel programs, think again. The World of Hyatt program is one of the best Chase Ultimate Rewards transfer partners and a darling in the points of miles community thanks to the value its award chart offers.

While the program recently went through a devaluation with the addition of peak pricing, even the most expensive award nights in the portfolio don’t exceed 45,000 points per night. This means you can book free nights at top-tier Hyatt hotels for roughly half of what programs like Marriott and Hilton often charge for similar hotels.

Hot Tip: Use our transfer partner tool to see how many points you’ll get when you transfer your Chase Ultimate Rewards to partner airlines and hotels!

With several Chase card options available, there are ample opportunities to earn Ultimate Rewards points  that can help you book your next trip.

Recommended Chase Cards (Personal)

Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

A fantastic travel card with a huge welcome offer, good benefits, and perks for a moderate annual fee.

The Chase Sapphire Preferred ® card is one of the best travel rewards cards on the market. Its bonus categories include travel, dining, online grocery purchases, and streaming services, which gives you the opportunity to earn lots of bonus points on these purchases.

Additionally, it offers flexible point redemption options, no foreign transaction fees, and excellent travel insurance coverage including primary car rental insurance . With benefits like these, it’s easy to see why this card is an excellent choice for any traveler.

  • 5x points on all travel booked via the Chase Travel portal
  • 5x points on select Peloton purchases over $150 (through March 31, 2025)
  • 5x points on Lyft purchases (through March 31, 2025)
  • $95 annual fee
  • No elite benefits like airport lounge access or hotel elite status
  • Earn 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That’s over $900 when you redeem through Chase Travel SM .
  • Enjoy benefits such as 5x on travel purchased through Chase Travel SM , 3x on dining, select streaming services and online groceries, 2x on all other travel purchases, 1x on all other purchases, $50 Annual Chase Travel Hotel Credit, plus more.
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Travel SM . For example, 75,000 points are worth $937.50 toward travel.
  • Count on Trip Cancellation/Interruption Insurance, Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver, Lost Luggage Insurance and more.
  • Get complimentary access to DashPass which unlocks $0 delivery fees and lower service fees for a minimum of one year when you activate by December 31, 2024.
  • Member FDIC
  • APR: 21.49%-28.49% Variable
  • Foreign Transaction Fees:  None

Chase Ultimate Rewards

Chase Sapphire Reserve®

A top player in the high-end premium travel credit card space that earns 3x points on travel and dining while offering top luxury perks.

If you’re looking for an all-around excellent travel rewards card, the Chase Sapphire Reserve ®  is one of the best options out there.

The card combines elite travel benefits and perks like airport lounge access , with excellent point earning and redemption options.  Plus it offers top-notch travel insurance protections to keep you covered whether you’re at home or on the road.

Don’t forget the $300 annual travel credit which really helps to reduce the annual fee!

  • 10x total points on hotels and car rentals when you purchase travel through Chase TravelSM immediately after the first $300 is spent on travel purchases annually
  • 10x points on Lyft purchases March 31, 2025
  • 10x points on Peloton equipment and accessory purchases over $250 through March 31, 2025
  • $550 annual fee
  • Does not offer any sort of hotel elite status
  • Earn 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That’s $1,125 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Travel SM .
  • $300 Annual Travel Credit as reimbursement for travel purchases charged to your card each account anniversary year.
  • Earn 5x total points on flights and 10x total points on hotels and car rentals when you purchase travel through Chase Travel SM  immediately after the first $300 is spent on travel purchases annually. Earn 3x points on other travel and dining & 1 point per $1 spent on all other purchases
  • Get 50% more value when you redeem your points for travel through Chase Travel SM . For example, 75,000 points are worth $1125 toward travel.
  • 1:1 point transfer to leading airline and hotel loyalty programs
  • Access to 1,300+ airport lounges worldwide after an easy, one-time enrollment in Priority Pass TM  Select and up to $100 application fee credit every four years for Global Entry, NEXUS, or TSA PreCheck ®
  • APR: 22.49%-29.49% Variable
  • Foreign Transaction Fees:  $0

Chase Freedom Unlimited®

This all-purpose cash-back card offers great bonus categories, including bonus points for every purchase you make!

The Chase Freedom Unlimited ® is easily one of the best cash-back credit cards on the market. There aren’t many no-annual-fee credit cards that offer multiple great bonus categories like 5% back on travel purchased through Chase, 3% back on dining and drugstore purchases, and 1.5% back on all other purchases.

When paired with other Chase cards in the Ultimate Rewards family, you can transfer that cash back into points if you wish – making it one of the most lucrative cards in your wallet.

  • 0% Intro APR for 15 months from account opening on purchases and balance transfers, then a variable APR of 20.49% - 29.24%.
  • 5% back on travel purchased through Chase Travel
  • 3% back on dining and drugstore purchases
  • 3% foreign transaction fee
  • INTRO OFFER: Earn an additional 1.5% cash back on everything you buy (on up to $20,000 spent in the first year) - worth up to $300 cash back!
  • Enjoy 6.5% cash back on travel purchased through Chase Travel, our premier rewards program that lets you redeem rewards for cash back, travel, gift cards and more; 4.5% cash back on drugstore purchases and dining at restaurants, including takeout and eligible delivery service, and 3% on all other purchases (on up to $20,000 spent in the first year).
  • After your first year or $20,000 spent, enjoy 5% cash back on travel purchased through Chase Travel, 3% cash back on drugstore purchases and dining at restaurants, including takeout and eligible delivery service, and unlimited 1.5% cash back on all other purchases.
  • No minimum to redeem for cash back. You can choose to receive a statement credit or direct deposit into most U.S. checking and savings accounts. Cash Back rewards do not expire as long as your account is open!
  • Enjoy 0% Intro APR for 15 months from account opening on purchases and balance transfers, then a variable APR of 20.49% - 29.24%.
  • No annual fee – You won't have to pay an annual fee for all the great features that come with your Freedom Unlimited ® card
  • Keep tabs on your credit health, Chase Credit Journey helps you monitor your credit with free access to your latest score, alerts, and more.
  • APR: 0% Intro APR for 15 months on purchases and balance transfers, then a variable APR of 20.49% - 29.24%.
  • Foreign Transaction Fees:  3% of each transaction in U.S. dollars

Chase Freedom Flex℠

The Freedom Flex card is an excellent no-annual-fee card that still earns big with 5% cash-back on travel and other bonus categories.

The Chase Freedom Flex℠ sure does pack quite a punch — especially for a no-annual-fee card.

The Freedom Flex card is an incredible option for those looking for a well-rounded cash-back card, or a powerful point-earner when paired with a premium card in the Ultimate Rewards family.

  • 0% Intro APR for 15 months from account opening on purchases and balance transfers, then a variable APR of 20.49%-29.24%.
  • Powerful cash-back earner: 5% back on quarterly categories and travel purchases through Chase Ultimate Rewards, 3% back on dining and drugstore purchases, and 1% back on all other purchases
  • No annual fee
  • 3% foreign transaction fees in U.S. dollars
  • Earn a $200 Bonus after you spend $500 on purchases in your first 3 months from account opening.
  • 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases in bonus categories each quarter you activate. Enjoy new 5% categories each quarter!
  • 5% cash back on travel purchased through Chase Ultimate Rewards ® , our premier rewards program that lets you redeem rewards for cash back, travel, gift cards and more
  • 3% cash back on drugstore purchases and dining at restaurants, including takeout and eligible delivery service, and unlimited 1% cash back on all other purchases.
  • No minimum to redeem for cash back. You can choose to receive a statement credit or direct deposit into most U.S. checking and savings accounts. Cash Back rewards do not expire as long as your account is open!
  • No annual fee - You won't have to pay an annual fee for all the great features that come with your Freedom Flex℠ card
  • Keep tabs on your credit health - Chase Credit Journey helps you monitor your credit with free access to your latest score, real-time alerts, and more.
  • APR: 0% Intro APR for 15 months from account opening on purchases and balance transfers, then a variable APR of 20.49%-29.24%.

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Chase Shopping Portal

You can also shop through the Shop through Chase portal to earn extra Ultimate Rewards points when making purchases online. This is an easy way to boost your earnings on purchases you would make anyway.

Once you have some Ultimate Rewards points and are ready to transfer them to a partner to book your next big vacation, here are the simple steps to make the transfer process easy.

Step 1: After logging into the Ultimate Rewards site , select the appropriate card. If you want to transfer points, you will need to select a premium Ultimate Rewards card with an annual fee — these include the Chase Sapphire Reserve card , Chase Sapphire Preferred card , and the Ink Business Preferred ® Credit Card . You can combine Ultimate Rewards points under your chosen card from others that don’t have annual fees.

Chase cards

Step 2:  Select Transfer to Travel Partners under the Earn / Use drop-down menu.

Chase Ultimate Rewards redemption

Step 3:  Choose your desired airline and select Transfer Points .

Chase Ultimate Rewards airline transfer partners

You can also select from Chase’s hotel partners using the same steps.

Chase Ultimate Rewards hotel transfer partners

Step 4:  If you haven’t already added your frequent flyer number or hotel rewards number, you will be prompted to do so.

United MileagePlus Chase Ultimate Rewards transfer partner

Step 5:  Once you have linked your airline or hotel account to your Ultimate Rewards account, choose how many points you would like to transfer. Transfers must be done in increments of 1,000.

Chase Ultimate Rewards transfer to United MileagePlus

Step 6: Confirm the number of points you’re transferring and complete to transfer.

Chase transfer

Step 7:  Head over to the appropriate airline or hotel program’s website to book your award flight or award stay.

Sometimes, making your flight or hotel booking through the Chase travel portal can make a lot of sense. With the Chase travel portal, the points needed for specific redemption are tied to the cash cost. So, if a flight or hotel stay is relatively inexpensive, to the point where the point cost ends up being less than going through a transfer partner, then the Chase travel portal is a perfect option.

If you have the Chase Sapphire Reserve card, each Ultimate Rewards point is worth 1.5 cents when booking through the portal. If you have a Chase Sapphire Preferred card or Ink Business Preferred card, each point is worth 1.25 cents when booking with the Chase travel portal.

Similar to the transfer process, you simply select Travel under the Earn / Use Points drop-down menu.

Check out an example of a travel portal booking below:

Chase Travel Portal flight

This round-trip economy class booking with Star Alliance airline United from San Francisco (SFO) to Honolulu (HNL) costs as few as 7,900 Ultimate Rewards points.

Should You Transfer to a Partner or Book Through Chase?

Let’s think about the booking discussed above. If you were to book this same itinerary by transferring the points to Chase partner United Airlines, it would cost 12,500 miles. In this case, booking through the portal would be a much better deal.

Bottom Line: To ensure you get the most out of your points, it’s important to check both the portal and transfer options when searching for flights.

The Chase travel portal allows you to book hotels at the same 1.5 cents per point for cardholders of the Chase Sapphire Reserve card or 1.25 cents per point with the Chase Sapphire Preferred card or Ink Business Preferred card.

You can also redeem your points for gift cards to merchants including Airbnb , Lowe’s, Home Depot , and Amazon . Additionally, you can redeem your points for statement credits. Unfortunately, these options are a very poor use of points in terms of value, and we do not recommend them!

Combining Ultimate Rewards from your different Chase accounts is a simple process. In the menu bar, you will see the points you have earned on your selected card. If you hover over the points available, you will see a drop-down menu of your cards and the available points from each.

Select Combine Points to consolidate your points under a single card. If you have the Chase Sapphire Reserve card, keep your Ultimate Rewards points there since they’ll be worth a minimum of 1.5 cents each.

Hot Tip: You can also combine points with 1 other household member . This is a great way to pool points with your significant other for a great redemption. 

Using your Ultimate Rewards points for travel is the best way to get the most value out of them. With multiple transfer partners and countless ways to redeem points for travel, it can be overwhelming!

We’ve compiled multiple lists of the best ways to use your Chase Ultimate Rewards for some incredible travel experiences. See below:

  • The Best Ways To Use Ultimate Rewards Points
  • The Best Ways To Use 10,000 (Or Fewer) Chase Ultimate Rewards Points
  • The Best Ways To Use 100,000 Ultimate Rewards Points

The Chase Ultimate Rewards program should be a staple in your points-earning strategy. If you are just starting your miles and points journey, we recommend earning Ultimate Rewards initially. Check out our Beginner’s Guide to get started on the right track.

Chase Ultimate Rewards points are easy to earn, easy to redeem, and can get you excellent value when you use them properly. Before you know it, you’ll be taking a trip of a lifetime … and then doing it again!

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Frequently Asked Questions

What airlines can chase ultimate rewards points be used for.

There are multiple airline and hotel partners that you’re able to transfer your Ultimate Rewards points to. Refer to our table in this post for the most up-to-date transfer partners!

Can you transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards to another person?

You can transfer your Chase Ultimate Rewards to another person as long as they are a member of your household.

Can you transfer points between Chase credit cards?

Yes, but only to another Chase card that earns Ultimate Rewards points belonging to you or 1 member of your household.

Can you transfer points from an airline to Chase Ultimate Rewards points?

You cannot transfer miles or points from an airline to Chase Ultimate Rewards points. You also cannot get back any Ultimate Rewards points that you have already transferred to an airline partner — all transfers are final.

Do Ultimate Rewards points expire?

Your Ultimate Rewards points will not expire as long as your account remains open and in good standing.

How much are Ultimate Rewards points worth?

Generally, your Ultimate Rewards points will be worth 1 cent toward cash-back, 1.25 to 1.5 cents through the Ultimate Rewards travel portal (depending on which card you hold), or 2+ cents for redemptions made through transfer partners.

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DENVER – May 17, 2024 -- Frontier Airlines ( NASDAQ: ULCC ) today introduced sweeping changes to its product and customer service offerings, ushering in 'The New Frontier' for the airline. This evolution in Frontier's approach to travel is all about improving what customers can expect – from more transparent pricing and no change fees to an enhanced customer experience. This transformation underscores Frontier's commitment to providing exceptional value and a superior travel experience.

The New Frontier includes:

  • *New* Clear, Upfront Pricing and Options: New Economy, Premium, and Business options include benefits like no change fees, bags, seat assignments, and more.
  • *New* No Change Fees: Zero change or cancellation fees for Economy, Premium, and Business customers, offering greater flexibility.
  • *New* Expanded Customer Benefits and Support: Flight credit expiration extended to 12 months, enhanced live phone support, and more.
  • *New* 'For Less' Price Guarantee: Customers who find a lower price elsewhere can receive 2,500 FRONTIER Miles .

"Today marks the beginning of a new era for Frontier - one with transparency in our prices, no change fees and the lowest total price," said Barry Biffle, Chief Executive Officer, Frontier Airlines. "This is 'The New Frontier' and we are committed to offering more than the lowest fares - we deliver the best price for all the options you want and the customer support you need, when you need it. No gimmicks, just really low prices and good customer service."

New, Transparent and Budget-Friendly Options

Frontier now provides four distinct options – Basic, Economy, Premium, and Business – each clearly presented at the start of the booking process. These options are designed to meet various customers’ needs and budgets, offering significant savings and transparent choices for an enhanced travel experience.

  • Business: Designed for travel luxury, this option offers UpFront Plus seating with additional space and comfort (subject to availability), including a guaranteed empty middle seat at the front of the aircraft. This premium option also includes a carry-on bag, two checked bags with an increased 50-pound weight allowance, and first-to-board priority boarding (Board First) with guaranteed overhead bin space.
  • Premium: Built for comfort, this option offers a premium seat assignment (subject to availability), along with a carry-on bag and first-to-board priority boarding (Board First) with guaranteed overhead bin space.
  • Economy: Provides all the essentials for a streamlined travel experience with a carry-on bag and a standard seat assignment, offering a balance between affordability and convenience.
  • Basic: Perfect for budget travelers, this option includes a personal item, with additional amenities available for purchase, providing flexibility and savings.

New Options Comparison Table:

These new pricing options will only be available at flyfrontier.com and will soon also be available on Frontier’s mobile app. Premium and UpFront Plus seating is subject to availability, and if these seating options are unavailable, the customer will be provided access to the next best seat that is available. Changes to your itinerary are subject to any difference in fare and options prices.

No Change Fees

Frontier Airlines is boosting travel flexibility by eliminating change and cancellation fees for customers who select Economy, Premium, or Business bundles, underscoring Frontier’s commitment to meeting customer expectations for flexible, stress-free travel options.

"We've changed, and now it's free to change," remarked Biffle. "This enhancement is a key part of our promise to make travel with Frontier as flexible and worry-free as possible. We understand that plans can change, and we want to ensure that when they do, our passengers can adjust their bookings without the stress of additional fees."

Key Enhancements to Customer Service:

  • Extended Validity of Flight Credits: Frontier has increased the validity of flight credits issued on or after May 17 from three to twelve months, giving customers greater flexibility.
  • Additional Support Options: Frontier is reintroducing live phone support for customers within 24 hours of their flight or those with Elite status. Further, a new callback service will soon be available for other inquiries, ensuring that expert assistance is just a call away.
  • Improved Communication and Technology: This year, Frontier is enhancing both its technology and communication. We’re upgrading our app and website to simplify your travel planning, and improving how we keep you updated on travel days with more frequent SMS and email notifications, ensuring a smoother journey every step of the way.

A Bold New 'For Less' Price Guarantee

Frontier is also introducing the “For Less” guarantee, reinforcing its commitment to providing the best value in air travel. If a customer finds a lower price for a comparable flight on the same route and date, Frontier will award the customer 2,500 FRONTIER Miles after they have completed their journey with Frontier. This guarantee ensures that customers always receive the best deal possible when flying with Frontier. More details are available here .

"We are proud to introduce our 'For Less' Price Guarantee, ensuring that Frontier always offers the best value in air travel," said Biffle. "If you find a lower price elsewhere, we'll reward you with 2,500 FRONTIER Miles . This guarantee is part of our commitment to ensuring you always travel with confidence.”

Terms & Conditions:

Bundle Features

Personal Item, Carry-On Bag, Checked Bags: Size and/or weight limits apply.

Choose your Seat: (Subject to availability) UpFront Plus seats located at the front of the aircraft feature additional space and comfort, including a guaranteed empty middle seat and extra legroom. Premium seats feature extra legroom. Preferred seats are located towards the front of the aircraft for faster boarding and deplaning. Standard seats are available in the remainder of the cabin.

No Change or Cancel Fees with Economy, Premium or Business Bundles: Changes to your itinerary are subject to any difference in fare and options prices. If your new itinerary is lower in value than your original itinerary, there will be no residual value available to you once you have made the change. If you cancel your itinerary, you will retain the value of your itinerary as a travel credit. Changes or cancellations must be made prior to your flight’s scheduled departure time. If you fail to check-in or to board your flight within the required time (check-in: 60 minutes prior to scheduled departure time; boarding: 20 minutes prior to scheduled departure time), your ticket will be deemed a No-Show Cancellation and cancelled. All subsequent flights, including return flights, on the itinerary, will also be treated as No-Show Cancellations. Please reference the Contract of Carriage for more details.

Board First: To guarantee overhead bin space for one carry-on bag, customers must board with the Board First group in advance of Zone 1.

Bundle pricing

Available only for new bookings at FlyFrontier.com. To receive promotional launch pricing, flight and bundle must be purchased by 11:59 pm Eastern time on May 23, 2024 and bundle must be purchased at the time of flight purchase. Price shown is per passenger, per direction.

For Less Guarantee

·       The other airline’s flight must be for same dates and similar times and must be the same type (direct, non-stop, connection, etc.)

·       The lower price must be found within 48hrs after booking on Frontier and must be submitted prior to midnight on the day before travel on Frontier. 

·       The lower price must be available to the general public on an airline website with prices listed in the same currency as Frontier.

·       A Frontier agent must be able to replicate the lower rate found.

·       The lower priced product must include everything that is included in the Frontier product. Products included must be substantially the same and seat products must have matching characteristics.

·       The 2,500 Miles Reward applies to Economy, Premium, and Business bookings only. Ancillary items must be the same as found within the bundled option purchased on your Frontier booking:

·       You must have a confirmed booking for the matching Frontier flight.

·       Miles can only be claimed once per FRONTIER Miles account per calendar year.

·       Miles will only be awarded after completing travel on the applicable Frontier flight.

·       Terms are subject to change.

·       For complete details, https://signup.flyfrontier.com/forlesspriceguarantee

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The Chase Sapphire Reserve® is loaded with luxury perks like airport lounge access , travel protections and the ability to earn transferrable travel rewards — but it also has a hefty $550 annual fee. Thankfully, you can recoup over half of that fee thanks to the card's easy-to-redeem travel credits, which can provide up to $300 of value every year.

If you've ever been tempted to sign up for the Chase Sapphire Reserve, now could be an excellent time to give in. Thanks to a limited-time bonus offer, new card members can earn 75,000 bonus points after spending $4,000 in the first three months from account opening. This bonus is 25% higher than the standard offer, making one of the best travel credit cards even better.

How to maximize the Chase Sapphire Reserve travel credit

How does the chase sapphire reserve travel credit work, what triggers the chase sapphire reserve travel credit, when does the chase sapphire reserve travel credit reset, alternate cards with travel credits, bottom line, chase sapphire reserve®.

Earn 5X total points on flights and 10X total points on hotels and car rentals when you purchase travel through Chase Travel℠ immediately after the first $300 is spent on travel purchases annually. Earn 3X points on other travel and dining & 1 point per $1 spent on all other purchases plus, 10X points on Lyft rides through March 2025

Welcome bonus

Earn 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $1,125 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Travel℠.

Regular APR

22.49% - 29.49% variable

Balance transfer fee

5%, minimum $5

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Credit needed.

Terms apply.

Read our Chase Sapphire Reserve® review.

The Chase Sapphire Reserve's annual travel credit couldn't be any easier to get — simply use your card to make eligible travel purchases and the first $300 lands in your account as statement credits. Unlike many other cards with a similar benefit, you don't have to make these purchases through a specific site or rewards portal to earn the credit.

This card offers a generous return on travel spending, however, the first $300 in travel purchases won't earn points. Frankly, this is a small sacrifice for the opportunity to be reimbursed for over half of the card's annual fee. According to the card's terms, the statement credit will be posted to your account the same day as the eligible travel purchase posts.

Airfare and hotel bookings are just the beginning of what transactions qualify for this credit. These are some of the purchase categories that should count toward your $300 annual credit:

  • Car rental agencies
  • Cruise lines
  • Travel agencies
  • Discount travel sites
  • Campgrounds
  • Toll bridges and highways
  • Parking lots and garages

Whether a purchase triggers the travel credit depends on how the merchant codes the transaction. While this shouldn't be a common issue, it's possible certain travel services purchased as part of a packaged offer may not qualify for the credit.

You can add authorized users to your Sapphire Reserve account for $75 per person each year, and authorized user purchases will trigger the credit. However, there is still only a single travel credit per account, not per card. So if the primary accountholder spends $300 in travel on their card and an authorized user spends $300 in travel, only the first $300 in combined travel purchases will be reimbursed.

The Sapphire Reserve's travel credit resets every card member year — not the calendar year. If you want to know how much of your credit you've used, you can call the number on the back of your card or find the information easily online on your Chase Ultimate Rewards® account page.

The Platinum Card® from American Express is a leader when it comes to offering cardholders travel credits. However, the Amex Platinum's credits can require enrollment or activation, which puts a barrier between you and your credits that doesn't exist with the Sapphire Reserve. That said, you can earn well over $1,000 back every year with this card for purchases that include airline fees, digital entertainment, hotels, CLEAR membership and much more. Terms apply.

The Platinum Card® from American Express

Earn 5X Membership Rewards® Points for flights booked directly with airlines or with American Express Travel up to $500,000 on these purchases per calendar year, 5X Membership Rewards® Points on prepaid hotels booked with American Express Travel, 1X points on all other eligible purchases

Earn 80,000 Membership Rewards® Points after you spend $8,000 on eligible purchases on your new Card in your first 6 months of Card Membership. Apply and select your preferred metal Card design: classic Platinum, Platinum x Kehinde Wiley, or Platinum x Julie Mehretu.

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The U.S. Bank Altitude® Reserve Visa Infinite® Card has a higher annual credit and lower annual fee compared to the Sapphire Reserve. Every year, cardholders can take advantage of up to $325 in dining and travel credits, which covers all but $75 of this card's $400 annual fee. If you have the U.S. Bank Altitude Reserve card , it would be difficult not to fully use this credit every year.

U.S. Bank Altitude® Reserve Visa Infinite® Card

5X points on prepaid hotels and car rentals booked through the Altitude Rewards Center; 3X points on every $1 on eligible travel and mobile wallet spending

Earn 50,000 bonus points (worth about $750 in travel) after spending $4,500 within the first 90 days of account opening

22.24% to 29.24% (Variable)

3% of the amount of each transfer, with a $5 minimum

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The Chase Sapphire Reserve has loads of luxury benefits and a pricey $550 annual fee to go along with these perks. However, it has an easy-to-use annual travel credit that allows card members to earn up to $300 back every card anniversary year for eligible travel purchases.

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Introducing NEW Transparent Pricing, No Change/Cancel Fees, and Enhanced Customer Benefits and Support.

NEW, TRANSPARENT, BUDGET-FRIENDLY BUNDLE OPTIONS

The New Frontier' delivers an even better value for your money - from more transparent pricing and no change fees to an enhanced customer experience. This transformation underscores our commitment to providing exceptional value and a superior travel experience.The New Frontier includes:

  • *New*  Clear, Upfront Pricing and Options: New Economy, Premium, and Business options include benefits like no change fees, bags, seat assignments, and more.
  • *New* No Change Fees: Zero change or cancellation fees for Economy, Premium, and Business customers, offering greater flexibility.
  • *New* Expanded Customer Benefits and Support: Flight credit expiration extended to 12 months, enhanced live phone support, and more.
  • *New* 'For Less' Price Guarantee: Customers who find a lower price elsewhere can receive 2,500 FRONTIER Miles.

BROWSE FLIGHTS

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NEW! NO CHANGE/CANCEL FEES

We are boosting our travel flexibility by eliminating change and cancellation fees for customers who select Economy, Premium, or Business bundles, underscoring Frontier’s commitment to meeting customer expectations for flexible, stress-free travel options.

ECONOMY BUNDLE

Personal Item

Carry-On Bag

Standard Seat Selection

No Change/Cancel Fee

PREMIUM BUNDLE

Premium Seat Selection

Board First with Overhead Bin Space

BUSINESS BUNDLE

(2) Checked Bags (50lbs each)

UpFront Plus Seat Selection

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BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE WITH OUR "FOR LESS" GUARANTEE

We are also introducing the “For Less” guarantee, reinforcing our commitment to providing the best value in air travel. If you find a lower price for a comparable flight on the same route and date, Frontier will award the customer 2,500 FRONTIER Miles after they have completed their journey with Frontier. This guarantee ensures that customers always receive the best deal possible when flying with Frontier. More details are available   here .

More premium experience with UpFront Plus seating

We continue to improve your options with our recently launched UpFront Plus seating, which gives you plenty of extra room with a blocked middle seat in the first row of the plane.

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  • Extended Validity of Flight Credits: We have increased the validity of flight credits from three to twelve months, giving customers greater flexibility.
  • Additional Support Options: We are reintroducing live phone support for customers within 24 hours of  flight or those with Elite status.  For more information visit Customer Service. 
  • Improved Communication and Technology: This year, we are enhancing both its technology and communication. We’re upgrading our app and website to simplify your travel planning, and improving how we keep you updated on travel days.

We are dedicated to continuously enhancing our offerings and ensuring that our customers enjoy a seamless and affordable travel experience. It’s our mission to keep bringing new benefits, constantly striving to exceed expectations and elevate every journey. The New Frontier, is all about bringing you more than savings – it's about enhancing your travel experience every time you choose Frontier Airlines.  

Chase Travel Is Growing as Fast as Booking Holdings But Faces ‘Headwinds’

Dennis Schaal , Skift

May 23rd, 2024 at 4:38 PM EDT

If a soft economy is causing luxury travelers to limit their discretionary spending, that's sour news for Chase Travel in the short term. But over the long term, Chase Travel and some of its banking peers are trending upwards in travel.

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Chase Travel grew sales last year at a pace on par with Booking Holdings and far ahead of Expedia Group.

Still, Chase Travel is a fraction of their size and it’s been around only a few years – it launched its new brand identity just this year.

And it reported at its annual investor day earlier this week that “macro travel headwinds” were impacting its profit margins. Booking Holdings CEO Glenn Fogel, meanwhile, said he saw “resiliency in global leisure travel demand” in the first quarter.

Chase Travel, which skews toward travelers looking for premium trips, is seeing softness among luxury-oriented travelers. Marianne Lake, CEO of Consumer & Community Banking, which includes travel, told investors that “higher income segments are showing lower growth with slowing discretionary spend, including in travel and luxury retail.”

What the Numbers Say

Chase Travel, a division of JPMorgan Chase, said its aim is to attract new customers and to gain share from competitors, which in the case of Booking Holdings and Expedia, have been around for decades.

Let’s look at the latest gross bookings numbers, which is the total amount of travel sold, not revenue, at Chase Travel compared to Booking and Expedia.

2023 Gross Bookings and Percentage Increase

Source: Company filings/Skift

Chase Travel grew its gross bookings 25% year-over-year in 2023, edging out Booking Holdings at 24%.

Expedia Group, which was putting the finishing touches on rolling its Vrbo vacation rental unit onto a common Expedia-Hotels.com tech platform last year, lagged with growth at just 10%.

Chase Travel, of course, should be growing faster given that it’s essentially a travel startup. It was just 6.6% the size of Booking Holdings in gross bookings in 2023, and 9.6% the size of Expedia Group. It’s notable that Booking grew at a similar pace.

In addition, Expedia supplies a major portion of Chase Travel’s hotel supply. So gross bookings growth at Chase Travel is good news for Expedia Group — unless a chunk of Chase Travel’s customers would have otherwise booked at Expedia.

At JPMorgan’s investor day a year ago, the company said Chase Travel was on track to do $10 billion in sales in 2023, which it achieved, and $15 billion in 2025. Chase didn’t explicitly reiterate that $15 billion target for its travel business this week. However, it may be folded into a $30 billion target for all of its commerce platforms that Chase articulated a few days ago.

What Else Did Chase Travel Do in 2023 and 2024?

Along with the official launch of Chase Travel in 2024, it ran its first national multimedia brand campaign, Where Travelers Go . [You can also view the ad below.]

The company now has six airport lounges — Expedia and Booking have none — including two it opened this year at LaGuardia and JFK. Six more are in the pipeline.

Chase Travel offers more than 350,000 hotels, and last year it launched a premium hotel collection called The Edit, which now has 800 properties.

In late 2023, it began enabling cardholders to book Southwest’s leisure fares with points or cash — and that’s something that no other credit card companies or online travel agencies have announced they can do. Google Flights began displaying Southwest’s flights for the first time this week. Southwest is one of the largest domestic airlines in the U.S.

Among other data points that Chase Travel released this week:

  • Its bookings increased 12% in the first quarter year over year;
  • Chase Travel attracted 3.5 million unique customers, a 19% jump, and they booked 9 million trips in 2023.

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Frontier and Spirit Airlines Drop Change and Cancellation Fees

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Budget travelers rejoice. Just in time for summer travel to really kick off, major U.S. low-cost carriers Spirit Airlines and Frontier Airlines made big pricing updates and dropping change and cancellation fees.

Frontier and Spirit offer low base fares, but any add-ons for basic amenities like seat selection or carry-on luggage come at a price. The total cost sometimes rivals other full-service airlines. And until now, changes and cancellations have also come at a steep cost.

This move follows a growing trend in the airline industry in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Previously, Southwest was one of the only domestic airlines not to charge any change fees. But big airlines like American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines all stopped charging change fees on most domestic flights (with the exception of basic economy fares) during the pandemic. Now budget airlines are following suit.

Here’s what you need to know about these pricing updates.

Frontier Airlines pricing update

Frontier overhauled its pricing and services, including eliminating change fees for most fares and offering new ticket options with included benefits.

Four fare classes

Here's a breakdown of their newly defined fare options, all presented upfront when you book:

Basic Fare: For budget-conscious travelers, this option includes a personal item for your essentials. Additional amenities can be purchased if needed, providing flexibility.

Economy Class: Offers a carry-on bag and a standard seat assignment, balancing affordability and convenience.

Premium Class: Offers preferred seat selection (subject to availability), a carry-on bag and priority boarding with guaranteed overhead bin space.

Business Class: Offers extra legroom and comfort in UpFront Plus seating (when available), including a guaranteed empty middle seat. This fare also includes a carry-on bag, two checked bags with a higher 50-pound weight limit and priority boarding with guaranteed overhead bin space.

No change or cancellation fees

Frontier eliminated change and cancellation fees for most fares (Economy, Premium, and Business) to give travelers more flexibility.

Moving forward, you won’t pay any fees to change your ticket or itinerary, however you'll be responsible for any difference in price between your original ticket and the new fare. You will not get a refund or travel credit if your new fare is lower. This also applies to any changes you make with optional add-ons.

If the new fare you are looking at is lower than the original fare, consider canceling your itinerary instead of changing it. By canceling, you’ll receive a travel credit good for up to 12 months, versus forfeiting the difference in price.

“For Less” price guarantee

Frontier also announced a new "For Less" price guarantee, promising customers 2,500 miles if they find a cheaper flight on the same route and date after booking with Frontier.

To claim your 2,500 miles under the "For Less" guarantee, fill out the claim form within 48 hours of booking your Frontier flight if you find a cheaper option elsewhere meeting specific criteria (same route, dates, travel type). Miles are awarded after your qualifying Frontier flight.

See Frontier's website for full details and restrictions.

Spirit Airlines pricing update

Following Frontier’s announcement of these big changes, Spirit Airlines dropped change and cancellation fees for individual bookings. Before this change, fees ranged anywhere from $69 to $119 depending on the fare class and how close to departure the change was made.

Now, changes can be made up to one hour before scheduled departure. Canceled fares will receive a reservation credit, valid for one year.

Spirit hasn’t made sweeping changes to its pricing like Frontier, but there could be more updates to the passenger experience down the road. For now, the airline's basic flying experience remains the same. While change and cancellation fees are gone, you can still expect to pay extra for checked bags and seat selection.

(Top photo courtesy of Frontier Airlines)

How to maximize your rewards

You want a travel credit card that prioritizes what’s important to you. Here are our picks for the best travel credit cards of 2024 , including those best for:

Flexibility, point transfers and a large bonus: Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

No annual fee: Bank of America® Travel Rewards credit card

Flat-rate travel rewards: Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card

Bonus travel rewards and high-end perks: Chase Sapphire Reserve®

Luxury perks: The Platinum Card® from American Express

Business travelers: Ink Business Preferred® Credit Card

Chase Sapphire Preferred Credit Card

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1x-5x 5x on travel purchased through Chase Travel℠, 3x on dining, select streaming services and online groceries, 2x on all other travel purchases, 1x on all other purchases.

75,000 Earn 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's over $900 when you redeem through Chase Travel℠.

Chase Freedom Unlimited Credit Card

1.5%-5% Enjoy 5% cash back on travel purchased through Chase Travel, 3% cash back on drugstore purchases and dining at restaurants, including takeout and eligible delivery service, and unlimited 1.5% cash back on all other purchases.

Up to $300 Earn an additional 1.5% cash back on everything you buy (on up to $20,000 spent in the first year) - worth up to $300 cash back!

Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card

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2x-5x Earn unlimited 2X miles on every purchase, every day. Earn 5X miles on hotels and rental cars booked through Capital One Travel, where you'll get Capital One's best prices on thousands of trip options.

75,000 Enjoy a one-time bonus of 75,000 miles once you spend $4,000 on purchases within 3 months from account opening, equal to $750 in travel.

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Capital One Venture X vs. Chase Sapphire Preferred

Yury Byalik

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The Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card * The information for the Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card has been collected independently by Blueprint. The card details on this page have not been reviewed or provided by the card issuer. and Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card are two of the best travel rewards credit cards available. The Chase Sapphire Preferred offers bonus rewards on travel, dining, online grocery and streaming purchases and a handful of additional benefits and perks for just a $95 annual fee. 

The Capital One Venture X is a more premium card that offers a higher base earning rate on all purchases and offers more included benefits like a TSA PreCheck or Global Entry application fee credit and lounge access. But this elevated collection of perks comes with a higher $395 annual fee.

Deciding between the Capital One Venture X vs. Chase Sapphire Preferred will depend significantly on what you want from a travel credit card.

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Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

Welcome bonus.

Earn 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That’s over $900 when you redeem through Chase Travel℠.

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Editor’s take

  • Flexible points that can be transferred to 14 travel partners or redeemed through Chase Travel℠ at 1.25 cents each.
  • $50 annual statement credit toward Chase Travel hotel bookings.
  • Valuable travel protections.
  • $95 annual fee.
  • Category bonuses are limited and not competitive against other travel cards.
  • Transfer partner list is limited compared to programs like Amex Membership ® Rewards and Citi ThankYou ® .

Card details

  • Earn 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That’s over $900 when you redeem through Chase Travel℠.
  • Enjoy benefits such as 5x on travel purchased through Chase Travel℠, 3x on dining, select streaming services and online groceries, 2x on all other travel purchases, 1x on all other purchases, $50 Annual Chase Travel Hotel Credit, plus more.
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Travel℠. For example, 75,000 points are worth $937.50 toward travel.
  • Count on Trip Cancellation/Interruption Insurance, Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver, Lost Luggage Insurance and more.
  • Get complimentary access to DashPass which unlocks $0 delivery fees and lower service fees for a minimum of one year when you activate by December 31, 2024.
  • Member FDIC

Capital One Venture X vs. Chase Sapphire Preferred overview

The Capital One Venture X and Chase Sapphire Preferred have some similarities and quite a few differences.

Rewards and benefits

Earning rewards.

Both the Chase Sapphire Preferred and Capital One Venture X offer competitive rewards rates.

  • Chase Sapphire Preferred: Earn 5 points per $1 on travel purchased through Chase Travel℠, 3 points per $1 on dining, select streaming services, and online grocery purchases (excluding Walmart, Target and wholesale clubs), 2 points per $1 on all other travel purchases and 1 point per $1 on all other purchases.
  • Capital One Venture X: Earn 2 miles per $1 on purchases, 5 miles per $1 on flights booked through Capital One Travel and on purchases through Capital One Entertainment and 10 miles per $1 on hotels and rental cars booked via Capital One Travel.

The Venture X also gives you 10,000 miles each account anniversary, while the Sapphire Preferred will match 10% of your points earned in the previous year, meaning if you spend $25,000 you’ll get 2,500 points.

When it comes to rewards, which card will earn you more points depends on your spending habits. The Chase Sapphire Preferred has bonus categories in a few non-travel categories, but if you don’t spend a lot in those categories, it may be better to stick with the Capital One Venture X’s more simple rewards structure. 

Redeeming rewards

Redeeming your rewards for travel is likely going to provide the most value on both of these cards. 

The Chase Sapphire Preferred offers a slight advantage over the Capital One Venture X for cardholders who don’t want to jump through hoops to utilize transfer partners. It offers 25% more value when you redeem points through Chase Travel , making points worth 1.25 cents each. 

The Capital One Venture X’s miles are worth 1 cent each when redeemed through Capital One Travel .

However, you can often get even more value from both programs by transferring your points to their travel partners. 

Transfer partners

Both the Chase Sapphire Preferred and Capital One Venture X offer a wide range of transfer partners. Consider which list is most appealing to you before deciding which card to get.

Both the Chase Sapphire Preferred and Capital One Venture X offer sizeable welcome bonuses:

  • Chase Sapphire Preferred: Earn 75,000 points after spending $4,000 on purchases in the first three months of account opening.
  • Capital One Venture X: Earn 75,000 miles after spending $4,000 on purchases in the first three months of account opening.

As you consider the value of these bonuses, remember that with the Chase Sapphire Preferred your points will be worth 1.25 cents each when redeemed for travel through the Chase Travel portal.

Travel benefits

Both cards have significant travel benefits but of an entirely different nature.

The Capital One Venture X offers a $300 annual travel credit for bookings made through Capital One Travel. You’ll also get access to over 1,300 airport lounges, including Priority Pass (enrollment required) and Plaza Premium lounges, as well as Capital One Lounges, to rest and refuel while waiting for a flight. Plus, you’ll get an application fee credit up to $100 for either TSA PreCheck or Global Entry, Hertz President’s Circle status² and a $50 experience credit for every Lifestyle Collection hotel booking. 

Since the Venture X is a Visa Infinite card, you’ll also receive an auto rental collision damage waiver, trip cancellation/interruption insurance, lost luggage reimbursement, trip delay coverage and travel accident insurance.¹

The Chase Sapphire Preferred comes with an impressive array of travel protections for a card with such a low annual fee. If you book travel with your Preferred card you’ll be covered by trip cancellation/interruption insurance, baggage delay insurance, trip delay reimbursement and travel and emergency assistance service. You can also save on the cost of car rental coverage with the card as it comes with a primary auto rental collision damage waiver. Plus, you can get up to $50 in annual statement credits for hotels booked through Chase Travel.

Winner for rewards and benefits: Venture X

Fees and charges

Both the Chase Sapphire Preferred and Capital One Venture X charge annual fees. While the Sapphire Preferred comes with a $95 annual fee, the Venture X costs about four times more, with an annual price tag of $395.

Clearly, the Capital One Venture X has a higher annual fee, but it comes with a $300 annual travel credit for bookings made through Capital One Travel. If you can consistently take advantage of this credit, it makes the net cost of the two cards comparable. After that, you’d want to see which benefits and perks are most valuable to you. 

If you don’t want to pay an annual fee, consider one of the best credit cards with no annual fee .

Foreign transaction fees

Neither card charges a foreign transaction fee.

Winner for fees and charges: Chase Sapphire Preferred

Additional perks

Purchase protection.

Both cards offer purchase protection. With the Chase Sapphire Preferred, you can get 120 days of protection from damage or theft up to $500 per claim and $50,000 per account. The Venture X offers purchase security for 90 days and will reimburse you for damage or theft up to $10,000 per claim and $50,000 per account.¹

Extended warranty protection

Both cards offer extended warranty protection and will extend the manufacturer’s warranty by one additional year on eligible warranties that are three years or less.¹

Cellphone protection

Only the Capital One Venture X offers cellphone protection. If you pay your cellphone bill with your card, you’ll be covered up to $800 if your phone is stolen or damaged.¹

Winner for additional perks: Venture X

Capital One Venture X might be right for you if:

  • You want access to airport lounges.
  • You want a higher base rate of earning on your spending.
  • You’re more advanced with travel rewards and want access to different transfer partners. 
  • You’re looking for one of the best Capital One credit cards .

Those looking for a premium travel rewards credit card may also want to compare the Capital One Venture X and the Chase Sapphire Reserve® .

Chase Sapphire Preferred might be right for you if:

  • You’re looking for a solid travel card with a lower annual fee.
  • You’re just dipping your toe into the world of travel rewards.
  • You want the flexibility to redeem your rewards for increased value without using transfer partners.
  • You also have a Chase Freedom Flex℠ * The information for the Chase Freedom Flex℠ has been collected independently by Blueprint. The card details on this page have not been reviewed or provided by the card issuer. or Chase Freedom Unlimited® and want to increase the value of the rewards earned on those cards by redeeming for boosted value.
  • You’re looking for one of the best Chase cards .

Those looking for a credit card without a high annual fee may also want to compare the Chase Sapphire Preferred and the Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card * The information for the Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card has been collected independently by Blueprint. The card details on this page have not been reviewed or provided by the card issuer. .

Bottom line

The Chase Sapphire Preferred and Capital One Venture X are two of the best credit cards available . The Capital One Venture X charges a higher annual fee but offers a higher base rewards rate and more premium travel benefits. 

The Chase Sapphire Preferred charges a lower annual fee but still offers some of the best travel protections available on any credit card. Which card is right for you will depend on your travel preferences and budget. 

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

You can see if it’s possible to upgrade your Capital One Venture Card to the Venture X by calling the number on the back of your card.

There are many options for redeeming your travel points through your Venture card. You can use Capital One’s airline and hotel transfer partners, or you can redeem your miles for travel through Capital One Travel where they’ll be worth 1 cent each.

The credit limit you get for your Chase Sapphire Preferred will depend on a variety of factors and determined by Chase when you apply. Since it’s a Visa Signature card, the minimum credit limit for the Chase Sapphire Preferred is typically $5,000.

The value of 10,000 Capital One miles will vary depending on how you choose to redeem them . You’ll get a value of 1 cent per mile, so $100, when you use those points for a statement credit to cover eligible travel purchases and to book travel through the Capital One Travel portal. You’ll get less value if redeeming for gift cards ($80), shopping with points at Amazon or PayPal ($80) or getting cash back ($50). That said your points could also be worth more if you transfer them to one of Capital One’s many airline or hotel loyalty programs.

¹For Capital One products listed on this page, some of the above benefits are provided by Visa® or Mastercard® and may vary by product. See the respective Guide to Benefits for details, as terms and exclusions apply.

²Upon enrollment, accessible through the Capital One website or mobile app, eligible cardholders will remain at upgraded status level through December 31, 2024. Please note, enrolling through the normal Hertz Gold Plus Rewards enrollment process (e.g. at Hertz.com) will not automatically detect a cardholder as being eligible for the program and cardholders will not be automatically upgraded to the applicable status tier. Additional terms apply.

*The information for the Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card, Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card and Chase Freedom Flex℠ has been collected independently by Blueprint. The card details on this page have not been reviewed or provided by the card issuer.

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Yury Byalik

Yury is an accomplished marketing professional with over 15 years experience driving growth for businesses and a sought-after speaker on digital trends, profitable business models and online business acquisitions. He is also an avid adventurer and has been location independent for over five years, traveling to more than 30 countries, experiencing new cultures and meeting people from all walks of life. Yury's passion for travel and adventure has given him a unique perspective on life and business.

Ashley Barnett has been writing and editing personal finance articles for the internet since 2008. Before editing for USA TODAY Blueprint, she was the Content Director for an international media company leading the content on their suite of personal finance sites. She lives in Phoenix, AZ where you can find her rereading Harry Potter for the 100th time.

Grace Pilling is a deputy editor for credit cards at USA TODAY Blueprint. She believes credit cards are the ultimate choose-your-own-adventure tools of the financial world and gets excited about helping people discover the best credit card strategy for their unique goals. Prior to joining Blueprint, Grace worked on and led personal finance teams at Bankrate, CreditCards.com, MoneyUnder30 and MoneyGeek. She has a bachelor’s degree in English and writing and a diploma in editing and publishing.

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    It's one of the few budget carriers you can currently book through the Chase portal and you can do so without paying any extra fees. There is one downside to booking through the Chase portal: you won't earn as many points as booking direct. JetBlue offers 1 bonus point per dollar spent on Blue Basic and 3 bonus points per dollar spent on Blue ...

  2. Book hotels, flights, cars, cruises and more

    Earn up to 8,000 bonus points or more. Eligible cardmembers can purchase a trip through Chase Travel with their eligible Chase credit card and get rewarded with 5,000 bonus Ultimate Rewards points when purchasing 2 qualifying travel components, or 8,000 when purchasing 3. Choose from hotels, flights, cars and cruises.

  3. Chase Travel Portal: What You Need to Know

    That's $1,125 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Travel℠. Earn an additional 1.5% cash back on everything you buy (on up to $20,000 spent in the first year) - worth up to $300 cash back!

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    Earn up to 8,000 bonus points or more. Eligible cardmembers can purchase a trip through Chase Travel with their eligible Chase credit card and get rewarded with 5,000 bonus Ultimate Rewards points when purchasing 2 qualifying travel components, or 8,000 when purchasing 3. Choose from hotels, flights, cars and cruises.

  5. How to use the Chase Travel Portal

    The catch with using the Chase Travel SM portal is you won't be able to shop for tickets on low-cost carriers like Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, or Allegiant Air — you can search for ...

  6. The Chase Travel Portal

    Earn 75,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's over $900 when you redeem through Chase Travel SM.; Enjoy benefits such as 5x on travel purchased through Chase Travel SM, 3x on dining, select streaming services and online groceries, 2x on all other travel purchases, 1x on all other purchases, $50 Annual Chase Travel Hotel ...

  7. How To Use Chase Ultimate Rewards Travel Portal

    The Chase travel portal is essentially Chase's online travel agency for those with cards earning Ultimate Rewards points. Through this portal you can book flights, hotels, rental cars, and vacation rentals. The Chase travel portal can be useful regardless of whether you're looking to earn points (as you can earn 5-10x points on these ...

  8. How to book travel (and save points) with Chase Travel

    When you book travel through Chase with the Sapphire Reserve, you'll earn 10 points per dollar on hotels and car rentals and 5 points per dollar on flights (excluding purchases that qualify for the $300 travel credit). Read more: Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card review: Luxury perks and valuable rewards, plus a 75,000-point bonus.

  9. A traveler's guide to the Chase Travel portal

    The standard rate for Ultimate Rewards points when redeemed for travel through the Chase travel portal is 1 UR point = 1 cent, but can be worth significantly more with the UR-earning cards. The ...

  10. Full List of Chase Transfer Partners

    Enjoy 6.5% cash back on travel purchased through Chase Travel, our premier rewards program that lets you redeem rewards for cash back, travel, gift cards and more; 4.5% cash back on drugstore purchases and dining at restaurants, including takeout and eligible delivery service, and 3% on all other purchases (on up to $20,000 spent in the first ...

  11. Chase Transfer Partners 2024: What to Know

    The Guide to Chase Transfer Partners. Chase doesn't have the most transfer partners, but the partners it does have can deliver serious value. Many or all of the products featured here are from our ...

  12. How to Use the Chase Travel Portal

    Accessing the Chase Travel portal. To access the portal, go to the booking platform at www.chasetravel.com or login to your Chase Ultimate Rewards account and go to your Chase credit card's main dashboard. Next, click on the "Earn/Use" button where the number of points you have is listed. Choose "Travel" from the options listed, and ...

  13. Frontier Miles: What to Know

    Earn 20,000 travel miles after spending $2,000 on purchases within the first 6 months with the Frontier Airlines World Mastercard®. $100 discount voucher when you spend $2,500 on the card in a year.

  14. How To Use Chase Ultimate Rewards Points For Domestic Flights

    Rewards. Earn 5X total points on flights and 10X total points on hotels and car rentals when you purchase travel through Chase Travel℠ immediately after the first $300 is spent on travel ...

  15. Chase Rolls Out New Travel Portal With a New Look

    For more information check out our Advertising Disclosure. Check your Chase travel portal today and you might see a brand new look, as Chase has begun ditching its Expedia-powered travel platform and migrated to a new, in-house portal. And that comes with tradeoffs. The changeover to the new travel portal was underway Wednesday morning, though ...

  16. Announcing 'The New Frontier': Transparent Pricing, No Change Fees, and

    17, 2024. DENVER - May 17, 2024 -- Frontier Airlines (NASDAQ: ULCC) today introduced sweeping changes to its product and customer service offerings, ushering in 'The New Frontier' for the airline. This evolution in Frontier's approach to travel is all about improving what customers can expect - from more transparent pricing and no change ...

  17. How to Use the Chase Sapphire Reserve Travel Credit

    The Chase Sapphire Reserve's annual travel credit couldn't be any easier to get — simply use your card to make eligible travel purchases and the first $300 lands in your account as statement ...

  18. Best Airlines With To Travel In 2024

    That's 6.5% on travel purchased through Chase Travel, 4.5% on dining and drugstores, and 3% on all other purchases. ... Frontier Airlines offers an annual pass for only $599 where you can fly an ...

  19. Ultimate Rewards

    Earn bonus points on select purchases and redeem for travel, gift cards, cash back and more. Earn 1-15 bonus points per $1 spent at 450+ stores with Shop through Chase. Turn your rewards into a statement credit or a direct deposit into most U.S. checking and savings accounts. Use your card and points to attend exclusive events curated around ...

  20. New Frontier

    The New Frontier' delivers an even better value for your money - from more transparent pricing and no change fees to an enhanced customer experience. This transformation underscores our commitment to providing exceptional value and a superior travel experience.The New Frontier includes: *New* Clear, Upfront Pricing and Options: New Economy ...

  21. Chase Travel Is Growing as Fast as Booking Holdings But Faces 'Headwinds'

    Chase Travel, of course, should be growing faster given that it's essentially a travel startup. It was just 6.6% the size of Booking Holdings in gross bookings in 2023, and 9.6% the size of ...

  22. Frontier and Spirit Airlines Drop Change and Cancellation Fees

    Following Frontier's announcement of these big changes, Spirit Airlines dropped change and cancellation fees for individual bookings. Before this change, fees ranged anywhere from $69 to $119 ...

  23. Capital One Venture X vs. Chase Sapphire Preferred

    Both the Chase Sapphire Preferred and Capital One Venture X charge annual fees. While the Sapphire Preferred comes with a $95 annual fee, the Venture X costs about four times more, with an annual ...

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