Reduced mileage awards

Changes to Reduced Mileage Awards

We’re discontinuing Reduced Mileage Awards for new trips booked on or after October 1, 2021. AAdvantage® members can save miles on award travel when booking Web Special awards on aa.com or the American app.

Reduced mileage awards

Get to your destination using fewer miles

Save up to 7,500 miles on roundtrip MileSAAver® awards

Ready to redeem your miles for a reduced mileage award? Here's how:

  1. Find your card and mileage discount
  2. Based on your mileage discount, pick the class of service you want to travel in and find the award code
  3. Choose your destination – just make sure it’s available when you want to travel
  4. Call Reservations at 800-882-8880 or visit a ticket office to book your award

Step 1

Find your card and mileage discount

7,500 mile discount (flights 500+ miles) / 2,000 mile discount (flights under 500 miles)

  • Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite™ MasterCard®
  • Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World Elite MasterCard®
  • CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Select MasterCard®
  • CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard®
  • AAdvantage® Aviator® Silver World Elite MasterCard®
  • AAdvantage® Aviator® Red MasterCard®
  • AAdvantage® Aviator® Business MasterCard®

5,000 mile discount (flights 500+ miles) / 1,000 mile discount (flights under 500 miles)

  • Citi® / AAdvantage® Gold World Elite MasterCard®
  • AAdvantage® Aviator® Blue MasterCard®

Step 2: Pick your class of service and find the award code

Flights within the U.S. (500+ miles)

7,500 mile discount award codes

  • First Class (2-cabin aircraft) – UD21X2B / AVM92
  • Business Class (3-cabin aircraft) – UD28X7B / AVA43
  • Main Cabin – TD8X7B / AVM91

5,000 mile discount award codes

  • First Class (2-cabin aircraft) – UD22X5B / AVM90
  • Business Class (3-cabin aircraft) – UD30B / AVA37
  • Main Cabin – TD10B / AVM89

Flights within the U.S. (under 500 miles)

2,000 mile discount award codes

  • First Class (2-cabin aircraft) – UD14B / AVA48
  • Main Cabin – TD6X5B / AVA47

1,000 mile discount award codes

  • First Class (2-cabin aircraft) – UD14X5B / AVA42
  • Main Cabin – TD7B / AVA41

Step 3: Choose your destination

Availability changes monthly, so make sure your destination is available:

Destination August 2021 September 2021 October 2021 November 2021
Abilene, TX (ABI) available available available available
Akron / Canton, OH (CAK) available available available available
Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) Not available available Not available available
Alexandria, LA (AEX) available available Not available available
Allentown, PA (ABE) Not available available available available
Amarillo, TX (AMA) available Not available Not available available
Appleton, WI (ATW) available available available available
Asheville, NC (AVL) available available Not available available
Aspen, CO (ASE) available available available available
Atlanta, GA (ATL) available Not available Not available Not available
Augusta, GA (AGS) available available Not available available
Austin, TX (AUS) available available Not available Not available
Bakersfield, CA (BFL) Not available Not available Not available available
Baltimore, MD (BWI) Not available available Not available available
Bangor, ME (BGR) Not available Not available Not available available
Baton Rouge, LA (BTR) available Not available available available
Beaumont / Port Arthur, TX (BPT) available available available available
Birmingham, AL (BHM) available Not available Not available available
Bismarck, ND (BIS) Not available available available available
Bloomington, IL (BMI) available available available available
Boise, ID (BOI) available Not available Not available available
Bozeman, MT (BZN) Not available available available available
Brownsville, TX (BRO) available available available available
Buffalo, NY (BUF) Not available available available available
Calgary, AB (YYC) Not available Not available available Not available
Cedar Rapids, IA (CID) available available available available
Champaign, IL (CMI) available available available available
Charleston, SC (CHS) available Not available Not available available
Charleston, WV (CRW) Not available available available available
Charlottesville, VA (CHO) available available available available
Chattanooga, TN (CHA) available available available available
Cincinnati, OH / Covington, KY (CVG) available available available available
Cleveland, OH (CLE) available available Not available available
College Station, TX (CLL) available available available available
Colorado Springs, CO (COS) available Not available Not available available
Columbia, MO (COU) available available Not available available
Columbia, SC (CAE) available available Not available available
Columbus, OH (CMH) available available available available
Corpus Christi, TX (CRP) available Not available Not available available
Dayton, OH (DAY) available available available available
Daytona Beach, FL (DAB) available Not available Not available available
Del Rio, TX (DRT) available available available Not available
Denver, CO (DEN) Not available Not available Not available available
Des Moines, IA (DSM) Not available available Not available Not available
Detroit, MI (DTW) available Not available Not available available
Dubuque, IA (DBQ) available available available Not available
Durango, CO (DRO) available Not available available available
El Paso, TX (ELP) Not available Not available Not available available
Erie, PA (ERI) Not available available Not available available
Evansville, IN (EVV) available available Not available available
Fargo, ND (FAR) Not available available available available
Flagstaff, AZ (FLG) available available Not available available
Flint, MI (FNT) Not available available available available
Florence, SC (FLO) available available available Not available
Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) available Not available Not available available
Fort Myers, FL (RSW) available Not available Not available available
Fort Smith, AR (FSM) available available available available
Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS) available available available available
Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) available available Not available available
Fresno, CA (FAT) Not available available Not available Not available
Gainesville, FL (GNV) available available available available
Garden City, KS (GCK) available available available available
Grand Island, NE (GRI) available available available available
Grand Junction, CO (GJT) available available available available
Grand Rapids, MI (GRR) available Not available Not available available
Greensboro, NC (GSO) available available available available
Greenville, NC (PGV) available available available Not available
Greenville / Spartanburg, SC (GSP) available available Not available available
Gulfport / Biloxi, MS (GPT) available Not available Not available available
Harlingen, TX (HRL) available Not available Not available Not available
Harrisburg, PA (MDT) Not available Not available available available
Hartford, CT (BDL) Not available Not available Not available available
Hilton Head Island, SC (HHH) available available available available
Houston-Hobby, TX (HOU) available Not available Not available Not available
Houston-Intercontinental, TX (IAH) available Not available Not available Not available
Huntington, WV (HTS) available available available Not available
Huntsville / Decatur, AL (HSV) available available available available
Indianapolis, IN (IND) available available Not available available
Jackson, MS (JAN) available Not available Not available available
Jackson Hole, WY (JAC) available Not available available available
Jacksonville, FL (JAX) available Not available Not available available
Kalamazoo, MI (AZO) available available available Not available
Kansas City, MO (MCI) available available Not available Not available
Key West, FL (EYW) available Not available Not available available
Killeen, TX (GRK) Not available Not available available available
Knoxville, TN (TYS) available available Not available available
La Crosse, WI (LSE) available available available available
Lafayette, LA (LFT) available available Not available Not available
Lake Charles, LA (LCH) available available available Not available
Lansing, MI (LAN) Not available available available available
Las Vegas, NV (LAS) Not available Not available Not available available
Lawton, OK (LAW) available available available available
Lexington, KY (LEX) available available available available
Little Rock, AR (LIT) available Not available Not available Not available
Long Beach, CA (LGB) available available available available
Long Island-MacArthur, NY (ISP) Not available Not available Not available available
Longview, TX (GGG) available available available available
Louisville, KY (SDF) available available Not available available
Lubbock, TX (LBB) Not available Not available Not available available
Lynchburg, VA (LYH) available available available available
Madison, WI (MSN) Not available available available available
Manhattan, KS (MHK) available available available available
Martha's Vineyard, MA (MVY) available available Not available Not available
McAllen, TX (MFE) available Not available Not available available
Melbourne, FL (MLB) available Not available available available
Memphis, TN (MEM) available Not available Not available available
Midland / Odessa, TX (MAF) available available available available
Milwaukee, WI (MKE) available available Not available available
Minneapolis / St. Paul, MN (MSP) available Not available Not available available
Missoula, MT (MSO) available available available available
Mobile, AL (MOB) available available Not available Not available
Moline, IL (MLI) available available available available
Monroe, LA (MLU) available Not available Not available available
Monterey, CA (MRY) Not available Not available available Not available
Montgomery, AL (MGM) available available available available
Montreal, QC (YUL) Not available Not available available available
Montrose, CO (MTJ) available available Not available available
Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR) available available available available
Nantucket, MA (ACK) available available Not available Not available
Nashville, TN (BNA) available available Not available available
New Bern, NC (EWN) available available available available
New Haven, CT (HVN) available available Not available Not available
New Orleans, LA (MSY) available Not available Not available Not available
Newark, NJ (EWR) Not available Not available Not available available
Newport News, VA (PHF) available available available available
Norfolk, VA (ORF) Not available Not available Not available available
Northwest Arkansas, AR (XNA) Not available available available available
Omaha, NE (OMA) available available Not available Not available
Orlando, FL (MCO) available Not available Not available available
Palm Springs, CA (PSP) available available Not available available
Panama City, FL (ECP) available Not available Not available available
Pensacola, FL (PNS) available available available available
Peoria, IL (PIA) available available available available
Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) available available Not available available
Portland, ME (PWM) Not available Not available Not available available
Portland, OR (PDX) Not available Not available Not available available
Providence, RI (PVD) Not available Not available Not available available
Raleigh / Durham, NC (RDU) available available Not available Not available
Rapid City, SD (RAP) Not available Not available available available
Reno, NV (RNO) available available available available
Richmond, VA (RIC) available available Not available available
Roanoke, VA (ROA) available available available available
Rochester, MN (RST) available available available available
Rochester, NY (ROC) Not available Not available Not available available
Roswell, NM (ROW) available available available available
Salisbury, MD (SBY) available available available available
Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) Not available Not available Not available available
San Angelo, TX (SJT) available available available available
San Antonio, TX (SAT) available Not available Not available Not available
San Diego, CA (SAN) Not available Not available Not available available
San Francisco, CA (SFO) Not available available available available
San Jose, CA (SJC) available available Not available Not available
Santa Barbara, CA (SBA) Not available available available available
Santa Fe, NM (SAF) Not available Not available Not available available
Sarasota / Bradenton, FL (SRQ) available available Not available available
Savannah, GA (SAV) available available available available
Seattle, WA (SEA) available available available available
Shreveport, LA (SHV) available available available available
Sioux Falls, SD (FSD) available available Not available Not available
South Bend, IN (SBN) available available Not available Not available
Spokane, WA (GEG) Not available available available available
Springfield, IL (SPI) available available available Not available
St. George, UT (SGU) Not available available available available
St. Louis, MO (STL) available available available available
State College, PA (SCE) available available available available
Stillwater, OK (SWO) available available available available
Syracuse, NY (SYR) Not available Not available Not available available
Tallahassee, FL (TLH) available available available available
Tampa, FL (TPA) available Not available Not available available
Texarkana, AR (TXK) available available available available
Toledo, OH (TOL) available available available available
Toronto, ON (YYZ) Not available available available available
Traverse City, MI (TVC) available available available available
Tri-Cities, TN (TRI) available available available available
Tucson, AZ (TUS) available Not available Not available available
Tulsa, OK (TUL) available available available available
Tyler, TX (TYR) available available available available
Vail / Eagle, CO (EGE) Not available Not available available available
Vancouver, BC (YVR) available Not available Not available Not available
Waco, TX (ACT) available available available available
Waterloo, IA (ALO) available available available available
Watertown, NY (ART) Not available available available available
Wausau, WI (CWA) available available available available
West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) available available available available
Westchester County, NY (HPN) Not available Not available available available
Wichita, KS (ICT) available available available available
Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) available available available available
Williamsport, PA (IPT) available available Not available Not available
Wilmington, NC (ILM) available available available available
Yuma, AZ (YUM) Not available Not available Not available available

Step 4: Book your reduced mileage award

Have your flight information and award code ready, then book:

  1. Call Reservations at 1-800-882-8880
  2. Book at a travel center (additional service charges may apply)

Award ticket taxes and fees:

U.S. - $5.60 per one-way trip

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