United 2/22/22 sale: Fly to London for 22,000 miles each way

Feb 22, 2022

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Today is Twosday (2/22/22) and United is taking advantage of the unofficial holiday to gift international travelers a flash award sale on any of their 22 daily flights to London.

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Deal basics

Airline: United
Routes: Any of the 22 nonstop routes between the U.S. and London (LHR)
How to book: Directly through the airline sale page.
Travel dates: March 1 – Nov. 15
Book by: Feb. 22

United MileagePlus members can book an award flight departing from the U.S. to London for just 22,000 miles each way plus taxes, which is 44,000 miles round-trip plus taxes and fees starting at $209.97.

Awards are valid for round-trip economy tickets on United and United Express. Just know that seats are capacity controlled and may not be available on all flights or days.

“The one-day award sale is perfect for customers looking to explore England’s capital, take a trip to the Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, St. Paul’s Cathedral and so much more,” says United.

Sample flights

(Screenshot courtesy of United)

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Bottom line

This deal is valid for any of the 22 nonstop flights United operates between the United States and London. Be sure to book today because this sale is for one day only.

Featured image of London by Sylvain Sonnet via Getty Images.

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