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How many sapphire points do you need for a flight?
Last Updated: 2nd February, 2020
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Herein, how much is 50000 Chase points worth?
Chase Sapphire Preferred and Ink Business Preferred cardholders can redeem their points at 1.25 cents each while having the Chase Sapphire Reserve will get you 1.5 cents per point. This means that the 50,000 point sign-up bonus on the Reserve will net you $750 in free travel when booking through Chase.
Also, how many points do you need for flights? The generally accepted street value per mile is more like 1.4 cents—that's based on the average domestic airfare ($361*) divided by 25,000 (the minimum number of miles required for a domestic ticket). By that standard, 50,000 points are worth $700, which indicates that paying cash for this ticket is the better option.
Likewise, people ask, how much is 20000 Chase points worth?
For example, a flight worth $200 currently costs 20,000 points, but Chase could decide to raise that to 25,000 points, effectively making all of your points worth 0.8 cents each rather than 1 cent.
How much is 4000 Chase points worth?
So, basically, your points are worth between 1.25 and 1.5 cents (depending on which card you own) if you plan to use them for travel rewards. We value Ultimate Rewards points at 1.26 cents per point on average.