As a Dividend Miles member, you can use miles to upgrade on US Airways flights. Mileage upgrades are capacity controlled. Redeem from as low as 5,000 miles plus a $25 fee. And now, you pay only for flights where upgrades are available. To upgrade your reservation using Dividend Miles, call 800-428-4322.

Mileage upgrade chart (each way/per flight)


Flight length (in miles)

Miles required

Mileage upgrade fee*

U.S./Canada< 5005,000$25
U.S./Canada500 - 9996,000$50
U.S./Canada1,000 - 1,4997,500$75
U.S./Canada1,500 - 1,9999,000$100
Central AmericaN/A15,000$150
South America (Business Class)N/A30,000$300**
Europe (Business Class)N/A30,000$300**
Middle East (Business Class)N/A40,000$300**

Terms & Conditions

*Mileage upgrade fee is waived for Preferred members (except for Business Class upgrades) or if you buy a full fare ticket (Y or B class). Starting April 23, 2014, the mileage upgrade fee will no longer be waived for Preferred members.**Mileage upgrade fee for Business Class is waived if you buy a full fare ticket (Y or B class). Any travel from France or the United Kingdom is subject to additional international taxes. All upgrades are subject to availability. Chairman’s members get two free Business Class upgrades each year.