Comprehensive Spread Sheet of 8 Star Alliance Award Charts: Cheapest Awards to Hawaii, Alaska, within USA

You can use any type of Star Alliance miles to book any Star Alliance flight. The 27-member alliance has more than a dozen frequent flyer programs, many of which offer good or great deals on some routes.

I've taken the time to make a comprehensive spread sheet of eight programs' award prices from North America:

United (on United flights and on partner flights)
Copa
Asiana
Singapore
Avianca LifeMiles
Air Canada Aeroplan
Lufthansa Miles & More
ANA

These programs were chosen because they all have at least some awards that are really cheap.

Comprehensive Spread Sheet of 8 Star Alliance Award Charts: Cheapest Awards to Hawaii, Alaska, within USA

You can use any type of Star Alliance miles to book any Star Alliance flight. The 27-member alliance has more than a dozen frequent flyer programs, many of which offer good or great deals on some routes.

I've taken the time to make a comprehensive spread sheet of eight programs' award prices from North America:

United (on United flights and on partner flights)
Copa
Asiana
Singapore
Avianca LifeMiles
Air Canada Aeroplan
Lufthansa Miles & More
ANA

These programs were chosen because they all have at least some awards that are really cheap.

Comparison Table of Citi Preferred vs. Premier vs. Prestige

Citi has three cards that earn ThankYou Points and whose names start with "P-R-". Those are about the only similarities though as the cards differ wildly from their bonuses to their benefits to their annual fees.

Comparison of United, Delta, US Airways, and American Airlines Latest Award Charts

Update 4/14/14: US Airways has increased the price of its awards to North Asia in business class to 110k miles roundtrip.

In December, I compiled Comparison Tables of United, Delta, US Airways, and American Airlines Award Charts to show which program had the cheapest awards in each cabin to every country you want to visit.

With Delta announcing a new award chart that takes effect for awards booked January 1, 2015, I have updated the tables for economy and business class.

There are a few ways to use these charts.

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Comparison Table of United, US Airways, Delta, and American Airlines Award Charts

United and Delta have devalued their charts in the last few months, but American and US Airways, which close their merger tomorrow, have not devalued theirs recently.

I have made my own tables comparing the economy, business, and first class award prices on each of the big four US-based airlines' worst announced award chart.

For United, that is the chart for awards BOOKED February 1, 2014 and later. For Delta, that is the chart for awards FLOWN June 1, 2014 or later.

Comparison Table of Fixed-Value Bank-Point Cards

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Recently, United and Delta have devalued their award charts. At the same time, the banks have really stepped up their offers for fixed-value bank-point cards that earn rewards ideal for economy class travel.