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Jan. 23, 2020, 12:19 p.m. EST

United Adds 29 New Flights to Miami for the Big Game

Airline now offers more than 80 direct flights from its U.S. hubs including San Francisco, Los Angeles and 7 flights from Kansas City

CHICAGO, Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines is offering football fans across the United States more options to get to Miami for the Big Game. United is offering fans more than 5,600 seats through 29 additional nonstop flights to Miami from its seven U.S. hubs including Los Angeles and seven special point-to-point flights between Kansas City and Miami. Tickets are now available for purchase on united.com.

"This year we're offering football fans from every corner of the country more opportunities than ever to get to Miami for the Big Game including extra flights between San Francisco and Miami and new service between Kansas City and Miami," said Ankit Gupta, United's vice president of Domestic Network Planning. "In addition to our expanded network to Miami for the game, travelers can easily get to Miami via United's 25 daily flights to Fort Lauderdale'sHollywood International Airport from Chicago, Denver, Houston, New York/Newark, San Francisco, Washington Dulles and Cleveland."

United's Big Game Service to Miami

Day From To Frequency
Friday San Francisco Miami 3 Flights
Friday Kansas City Miami 2 Flights
Friday Chicago Miami 5 Flights
Friday Denver Miami 1 Flight
Friday Houston Miami 5 Flights
Friday Los Angeles Miami 1 Flight
Friday New York/Newark Miami 8 Flights
Friday Washington Dulles Miami 2 Flights

Saturday San Francisco Miami 3 Flights
Saturday Kansas City Miami 2 Flights
Saturday Chicago Miami 5 Flights
Saturday Denver Miami 1 Flight
Saturday Houston Miami 6 Flights
Saturday New York/Newark Miami 6 Flights
Saturday Washington Dulles Miami 2 Flights

Monday Miami San Francisco 5 Flights
Monday Miami Kansas City 3 Flights
Monday Miami Chicago 4 Flights
Monday Miami Denver 1 Flight
Monday Miami Houston 5 Flights
Monday Miami Los Angeles 2 Flights
Monday Miami New York/Newark 9 Flights
Monday Miami Washington Dulles 3 Flights

Every customer. Every flight. Every day.

United continues to strengthen its commitment to its customers, looking at every aspect of its business to ensure that the carrier keeps customers' best interests at the heart of its service. In addition to today's announcement, United recently:

  • Announced that MileagePlus award miles will never expire

  • Committed $40 million toward a new investment initiative focused on accelerating the development of sustainable aviation fuels and other decarbonization technologies

  • Established Miles on a Mission, a first-of-its-kind crowdsourcing platform which gives customers a simple way to donate miles to non-profit organizations and charities in need of air travel

  • Launched ConnectionSaver, a digital tool dedicated to improving the experience for customers with connecting flights

  • Instituted PlusPoints, new upgrade benefits for MileagePlus Premier members

  • Gave Economy customers a choice of complimentary snacks on domestic flights

  • Made DIRECTV free for every customer on more than 200 aircraft

About United

United's shared purpose is "Connecting People. Uniting the World." We are more focused than ever on our commitment to customers through a series of innovations and improvements designed to help build a great experience: Every customer. Every flight. Every day. Together, United and United Express operate approximately 4,900 flights a day to 362 airports across six continents. In 2019, United and United Express operated more than 1.7 million flights carrying more than 162 million customers. United is proud to have the world's most comprehensive route network, including U.S. mainland hubs in Chicago, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, New York/Newark, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. United operates 791 mainline aircraft and the airline's United Express partners operate 581 regional aircraft. United is a founding member of Star Alliance, which provides service to 195 countries via 26 member airlines. For more information, visit united.com, follow @United on Twitter and Instagram or connect on Facebook. The common stock of United's parent, United Airlines Holdings, Inc., is traded on the Nasdaq under the symbol "UAL".


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