Airline points transfer just got easier. Chase has added more fuel to its new flagship credit cards, namely, Chase Sapphire Reserve, Chase Sapphire Preferred and Ink Business Preferred. Chase will now enable cardholders to transfer their Ultimate Rewards points to TrueBlue points for travel for 1:1 point transfer. The points can be used on any of JetBlue’s 1,000+ daily flights, including seats on Mint, JetBlue’s newly launched premium travel flights.
Chase now has 1:1 deals with 13 airline and hotel loyalty programs.
Airline Points Transfer 1:1 travel partners include:
- Aer Lingus AerClub
- British Airways Executive Club
- Flying Blue AIR FRANCE KLM
- Iberia Plus
- JetBlue TrueBlue
- Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer
- Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards®
- United MileagePlus
- Virgin Atlantic Flying Club
Hotel 1:1 travel partners include:
IHG Rewards Club
The Ritz-Carlton Rewards
World of Hyatt
Chase credit cardholders of Chase Sapphire Reserve, Chase Sapphire Preferred and Ink Business Preferred cards can transfer Ultimate Rewards points to their TrueBlue account. This can be done in increments of 1,000 and are transferred at full 1:1 value – meaning one Ultimate Rewards point is equal to one TrueBlue point. TrueBlue points don’t expire and can be used for any seat, any time.
Additionally, TrueBlue members can earn and share points together with a Family Pooling option. Plus, JetBlue offers the most legroom in coach (based on average fleet-wide seat pitch for U.S. airlines), free brand-name snacks and drinks, and free high-speed Wi-Fi, DIRECTV and movies at every seat.
With TrueBlue, there are no blackout dates with all seats available for redemption, and points never expire.
The Chase Sapphire Reserve card, with a $450 annual fee, offers 50,000 bonus points after spending $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening; 3X points on travel and dining from airfare and hotels to fine dining and cafés; 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases, and automatically issues up to $300 in statement credits as reimbursement for travel purchases charged to your card each account anniversary year.
The Chase Preferred card, with a $95 annual fee, offers 50,000 bonus points after spending $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening; 2X points on travel and dining from airfare and hotels to fine dining and cafés and 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases.
The Chase Ink Business Preferred Sapphire card, with a $95 annual fee, offers 80,000 bonus points after spending $5,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. 3X points
on the first $150,000 spent in combined purchases on travel, shipping purchases, Internet, cable and phone services, and on advertising purchases made with social media sites and search engines each account anniversary year. Earn unlimited 1 Point Per $1 spent on all other purchases.