Now through January 14, 2014 Frontier Airlines is offering up to a 50% bonus with a purchase of EarlyReturns miles on Points.com. That means you can get miles for 1.79 cents apiece, which can be a  great value if you use them to fly to Alaska or Central America.

You can buy Frontier miles on Points.com here and get a 50% bonus until January 14, 2014. Normally Frontier miles cost 2.5 cents each, but when you purchase 25k miles for $671.88 you get a 12.5k mile bonus, making each point cost only 1.79 cents.

I would’t stock up on Frontier miles at this price, but if you buy them at 1.79 cents each you can fly round trip to Alaska for only $363 including taxes and fees. This is a great deal to fly to Alaska during the Summer.

 

Get a 50% bonus on purchase Frontier miles

Get a 50% bonus on purchase Frontier miles

Fly Round Trip to Alaska for Only 20,000 Miles + $5 in Taxes and Fees

It only costs 20,000 Frontier miles to book a round trip award within the US, and this includes Alaska. With United miles it would cost 25,000 miles for a Saver award and 50,000 miles for a Standard award. Either way, you are getting a better deal using Frontier miles flying to Alaska.

Award availability was amazing during June on Frontier; every day of the week had open award seats at the lowest prices (10,000 miles).

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You can fly from Denver to Anchorage for 20,000 miles and $5.00 in taxes and fees.

If you have a trip planned to Alaska this summer, it may be worth it to you to buy Frontier miles and get the 50% bonus.

The cheapest fares in June on Kayak.com run around $476 for most of the month and are coincidentally Frontier Airlines flights.

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If you were to purchase this flight on Frontier, it would cost $476, but when redeemed using Frontier miles with the 50% bonus, it would only cost you $363. This means you could save over $100 by purchasing the miles and booking a trip with them. This won’t be for everyone, but it’s worth saving some money if you’re planning a trip to Alaska.

Also get 40,000 Frontier Miles with the Frontier Credit Card

The Frontier Airlines World MasterCard is offering 40,000 bonus miles after spending $500 within 90 days (~ 3 months). This is worth 2 round trip flights within the US or a round trip to Mexico or Central America.

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The Frontier Airlines credit card details:

  • Earn 40,000 bonus miles after spending $500 in purchases in the first 90 days
  • Earn up to 10,000 bonus miles on balance transfers (1 mile per $1 transferred) in the first 90 days
  • Earn double miles on purchases at FlyFrontier.com and 1 mile per $1 on all other purchases
  • No blackout dates! Book any roundtrip award flight on Frontier starting at 20,000 miles (subject to fees/taxes from $5)
  • 0% Intro APR on purchases and balance transfers for the first 12 months. After that, a variable APR, currently 15.99% or 24.99% based on creditworthiness
  • $69 Annual Fee. Please see Terms and Conditions for complete details.

Application link: Frontier Airlines World MasterCard

This is also a great option to earn some Frontier miles and easily get up to $952 in free flights. You could book 2 round trip flights to Alaska with 40,000 miles or 1 round trip flight to Costa Rica and have 10,000 points left.

The $500 minimum spend on the bonus is very low for a 40,000 mile offer and I would consider it a great deal if you are planning on visiting Alaska, Mexico, Costa Rica, or just want some free flights within the US in the coming travel year.

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Rand Shoaf

Introduced to traveling at a young age, Rand has since traveled to over 45 countries. Learning how to maximize credit card sign-up bonuses in college has allowed him to earn millions of travel miles and points. Using the same tips and tricks he writes about here has ultimately allowed him to explore the word for pennies on the dollar.