WILMINGTON, Del., & MONTREAL – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Today, Chase, the largest co-branded card issuer in the United States and Air Canada, Canada’s largest airline and founding member of Star Alliance, are offering credit cardholders eligible with Ultimate Rewards a new option to redeem their points with the addition of Aeroplan as the latest Chase Ultimate Rewards points transfer partner.
Starting today, eligible Chase cardholders can transfer Ultimate Rewards points to Aeroplan, and redeem them for travel and flight rewards with Air Canada and its more than 40 airline partners, including the entire Star Alliance network. Eligible Chase cardholders now have access to a total of 14 airline and hotel loyalty programs through Ultimate Rewards.
“We are giving cardholders more options to unlock the value of their rewards,” said Matt Massaua, head of ultimate rewards and loyalty solutions at Chase. âWith Aeroplan, cardholders will enjoy a seamless points transfer experience when they’re ready to travel and have the option to redeem for flights, upgrades and more with Air’s extensive partner network. Canada.
Eligible Chase cardholders, including Chase Sapphire ReserveSM, Favorite Chase SapphireÂ® and Preferred business inkSM, can now transfer Ultimate Rewards points to their Aeroplan account in increments of 1,000 at a total value of 1: 1, which means one Ultimate Rewards point equals one Aeroplan point. Aeroplan Rewards can be used for flights to more than 1,300 destinations around the world. Notable features include:
Points redeemable for each seat on each Air Canada flight and for travel on more than 40 partner airlines;
Countless possibilities for creating trips, including the ability to add a stopover to an international itinerary for just 5,000 points;
Aeroplan members can earn and redeem points, as well as enjoy premium benefits, when booking a scenic train ride with Rocky Mountaineer;
Aeroplan Family Sharing, which makes it easy for families to combine points – for free – to get to where they want to go sooner;
Flexible options to pay for all or part of a trip with points and the peace of mind of planning with Aeroplan Point prediction toolâ¢.
âWe are excited to become a Chase Ultimate Rewards transfer partner and give our US members more opportunities to engage with Aeroplan,â said Scott O’Leary, Vice President, Loyalty Planning and Development at Air Canada. âWith airline rewards starting at $ 6,000 and our vast array of travel and retail partners, the newly transformed Aeroplan program has something for everyone and truly is the program that lets you travel more and travel. better.
In addition, as previously announced, Chase will be the exclusive issuer of Air Canada’s Aeroplan US credit card. In anticipation of the launch of Chase’s new Aeroplan credit card, consumers can now sign up on a waiting list to be among the first to know when the card launches. In addition, as an exclusive bonus on the waiting list, those who register will be eligible to accumulate 10,000 Aeroplan points in addition to the introductory offer, upon approval of the card. For more information and to subscribe to the waiting list, visit aircanada.com/chasse.
Chase Ultimate Rewards is the loyalty and rewards program for Chase cardholders, offering a wide variety of redemption options, including travel, gift cards, cash back and meals, as well as ability to redeem for daily purchases with the Pay Yourself Back tool, and pay with points for Apple products, Amazon.com purchases and more. For more information on Ultimate Rewards, visit www.Chase.com/UltimateRewards.
About Air Canada
Air Canada is Canada’s largest domestic and international airline and, in 2019, it was among the 20 largest airlines in the world. It is Canada’s national carrier and a founding member of Star Alliance, the world’s most comprehensive air transportation network. Air Canada is the only international network carrier in North America to receive a four-star rating by independent British research firm Skytrax. In 2020, Air Canada was named Best Airline in North America by Global Traveler for the second year in a row. In January 2021, Air Canada received APEX diamond status certification for the Air Canada CleanCare + biosecurity program for handling COVID-19, the only airline in Canada to achieve the highest APEX rating. Air Canada is also committed to achieving a goal of net zero emissions from all of its global operations by 2050. For more information, please visit: aircanada.com/media, follow Air Canada on Twitter and LinkedIn, and join Air Canada on Facebook.
Chase is the U.S. commercial and consumer banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services company with $ 3.7 trillion in assets and operations worldwide whole. Chase serves more than 60 million U.S. households with a wide range of financial services, including personal banking, credit cards, mortgages, auto financing, investment advice, small business loans, and processing. payments. Customers can choose how and where they want to bank: More than 4,700 branches in 44 states and the District of Columbia, 16,000 ATMs, mobile, online and by phone. For more information, visit chase.com.