UnitedSM Explorer Card Up
70,000 bonus miles
after qualifying purchases

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** | ††Pricing and Terms
$0 intro annual fee for the first year, then $95††

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Credit card welcome offer

Up to 70,000 bonus miles

60,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 3 months your account is open.**

Plus, earn an additional 10,000 bonus miles after you spend $6,000 total on purchases in the first 6 months your account is open.**

This card product is available to you if you do not have this card and have not received a new Cardmember bonus for this card in the past 24 months.

Earn on all purchases

2x miles on United purchases**

2x miles on dining

including eligible delivery services.**

2x miles on hotel stays when booked with the hotel**

1x mile on all other purchases**

United ClubSM access

2 United Club one-time passes per year

Over a $100 value. Relax in comfort while waiting for your flight with complimentary beverages, snacks, high-speed Wi-Fi and more.**

Credit card travel benefits

Free first checked bag

For you and a companion, save up to $140 per roundtrip.**

Priority boarding**

Up to $100 Global Entry, TSA PreCheck® or NEXUS fee credit**

25% back on United inflight and Club premium drink purchases**

No foreign transaction fees††

MileagePlus program benefits

Earn up to 1,000 Premier qualifying points

You’ll earn 500 PQP for every $12,000 you spend on purchases with your Explorer Card (up to 1,000 PQP in a calendar year) that can be applied toward your Premier status qualification, up to the Premier 1K level.**

No blackout dates

for MileagePlus members booking award flights on United.**

MileagePlus miles don't expire

Protection benefits 

Travel and purchase coverage

Travel and shop with confidence with built-in benefits including Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver, Trip Cancellation/Interruption Insurance, Purchase Protection and more.^^

Other benefits

Luxury Hotels & Resort Collection

Receive complimentary Cardmember benefits at luxury hotels and resorts worldwide.**


Get one-year complimentary DashPass, a membership for both Doordash and Caviar that provides unlimited deliveries with $0 delivery fees and lower service fees on eligible orders. After that, you are automatically enrolled in DashPass at the current monthly rate. Activate by 12/31/24.**

Exclusive Cardmember events

Purchase or use miles for unique experiences offered by United Card Events from Chase and United MileagePlus Exclusives.

Annual fee

$0 intro annual fee for the first year, then $95††

Plus, earn additional bonus miles

upon approval when you use your United agent's promotional code**

^^ These benefits are available when you use your card. Restrictions, limitations and exclusions apply. Most benefits are underwritten by unaffiliated insurance companies who are solely responsible for the administration and claims. There are specific time limits and documentation requirements. Once your account is opened we will send you a Guide to Benefits, which includes a full explanation of coverages.