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Transferring Points to Miles in the New Program [Discussion & Transfer Times]

Transferring Points to Miles in the New Program [Discussion & Transfer Times]

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For post-merger Marriott timeframes, please post in the wiki below:

TO AIRLINES
Aegean Airline (A3) Initiated: Friday 3 Nov 2018 Received: Tuesday 6 Nov 2018
Aegean Airline (A3) Initiated: Sunday 25 Nov 2018 Received: Tuesday 4 Dec 2018
Aegean Airline (A3) Initiated: Monday January 7 2019 Received: Wednesday January 16 2019
Air Canada (AC) Initiated: Sat 15 Sep 2018 Received: Mon 17 Sep 2018
Air Canada (AC) Initiated: Tuesday 06 Nov 2018 Received: Tuesday 13 Nov 2018
Air Canada (AC) Initiated: Friday 15 Mar 2019 Received: Saturday 16 Mar 2019
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Monday 15 Oct 2018 Received: Thursday 25 Oct 2018
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Sunday 28 Oct 2018 Received: Wednesday 7 Nov 2018
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Sunday 28 Oct 2018 Received: Wednesday 31 Oct 2018
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Sunday 8 Nov 2018 Received: Wednesday 14 Nov 2018
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Saturday 17 Nov 2018 Received: Wednesday 21 Nov 2018
Alaska Airlines (AS)
Initiated: on Monday 19 Nov 2018 Received: Wednesday 28 Nov 2018
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: on Tuesday 20 Nov 2018 Received: Wednesday 28 Nov 2018
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: on Sunday 25 Nov 2018 Received: Wednesday 5 Dec 2018
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: on Friday 30 Nov 2018 Received: Wednesday 5 Dec 2018
Alaska Airlines (AS)
Initiated: on Wednesday 2 Jan 2019 Received: Friday 4 Jan 2019
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Tuesday 15 January 2019; Received: Wednesday 23 January 2019
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Wednesday 27 Feb 2019 Received: Saturday 2 March 2019
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Sunday 3 Mar 2019 Received: Wednesday 6 March 2019
Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Monday 18 Mar 2019 Received: Tuesday 19 March 2019
All Nippon Airways (NH) Initiated: Thursday 6 Dec 2018 Received: Wednesday 26 Dec 2018
All Nippon Airways (NH)
Initiated: Friday 18 Jan 2019 Received: Monday 21 Jan 2019
All Nippon Airways (NH) Initiated: Wednesday 13 Feb 2019 Received: Friday 15 Feb 2019
American Airlines (AA) Initiated: Friday 9 Nov 2018 Received: Saturday 10 Nov 2018
American Airlines (AA) Initiated: Sunday 11 Nov 2018 Received: Thursday 22 Nov 2018
American Airlines (AA) Initiated: Friday 16 Nov 2018 Received: Thursday 22 Nov 2018
American Airlines (AA) Initiated: Sunday 18 Nov 2018 Received: Tuesday 27 Nov 2018
American Airlines (AA) Initiated: Sunday 25 Nov 2018 Received: Tuesday 27 Nov 2018
American Airlines (AA) Initiated: Sunday 25 Nov 2018 Received: Tuesday 4 Dec 2018
American Airlines (AA) Initiated: Sunday 25 Nov 2018 Received: Tuesday 4 Dec 2018
American Airlines (AA)
Initiated: Monday 7 Jan 2019 Received: Wednesday 9 Jan 2019
American Airlines (AA)
Initiated: Friday 18 Jan 2019 Received: Sunday 20 Jan 2019
American Airlines (AA)
Initiated: Saturday 16 Feb 2019 Received: Monday 18 Feb 2019
Asiana (OZ) Initiated: Saturday 13 Oct 2018 Received: Tuesday 16 Oct 2018
Asiana (OZ) Initiated: Wednesday 10 Oct 2018 Received: Wednesday 17 Oct 2018
British Airways (BA) Initiated: Saturday 27 Oct 2018 Received: Monday 29 Oct 2018
British Airways (BA) Initiated: Monday 29 Oct 2018 Received: Wednesday 31 Oct 2018

British Airways (BA) Initiated: Monday 10 Dec 2018 Received: Wednesday 12 Dec 2018
Delta Airlines (DL) Initiated: Sunday 25 Nov 2018 Received: Tuesday 27 Nov 2018
Delta Airlines (DL) Initiated: Monday 10 Dec 2018 Received: Wednesday 12 Dec 2018
Emirates (EK)
Initiated: Tuesday 19 March 2019 Received: Wednesday 20 March 2019
Emirates (EK)
Initiated: Wednesday 20 March 2019 Received: Thursday 21 March 2019
Emirates (EK) Initiated: Wednesday 10 April 2019 Received: Thursday 11 March 2019
Etihad Airways (EY)
Initiated: Sunday 02 Dec 2018 Received: Tuesday 22 Jan 2019
Hainan Airline (HU) Initiated: Tuesday Jan 15 2019 Received: Monday Jan 28 2019
Hawaiian Airlines (HA) Initiated: Sunday 10 Mar 2019 Received: Tuesday 12 Mar 2019
Japan Airlines (JAL) Initiated: Wednesday 17 Oct 2018 Received: Wednesday 24 Oct 2018
Japan Airlines (JAL) Initiated: Thursday 18 Oct 2018 Received: Wednesday 24 Oct 2018
Japan Airlines (JAL) Initiated: Saturday 20 Oct 2018 Received: Wednesday 24 Oct 2018
Japan Airlines (JAL) Initiated: Friday 07 December 2018 Received: Wednesday 12 Dec 2018
Japan Airlines (JAL) Initiated: Tuesday 8 January 2019 Received: Friday 11 January 2019
Korean Air (KE) Initiated: Monday 20 January 2019 Received: Wednesday 22 January 2019
Korean Air (KE) Initiated: Tuesday 20 February 2019 Received: Thursday 22 February 2019
Korean Air (KE) Initiated: Monday 25 February 2019 Received: Tuesday 26 February 2019
Lufthansa (LH) Initiated: Friday 2 Nov 2018 Received: Monday 5 Nov 2018
Lufthansa (LH) Initiated: Saturday 24 Nov 2018 Received: Tuesday 4 Dec 2018
Lufthansa (LH) Initiated: Tuesday 25 December 2018 Received: Monday 31 December 2018
QANTAS (QF) Initiated: Friday 19 April 2019 Received: Saturday 20 April 2019
Qatar (QR) Initiated: Monday 15 Oct 2018 Received: Monday 17 Dec 2018
Qatar (QR) Initiated: Saturday 15 Dec 2018 Received: Monday 17 Dec 2018
Singapore (SQ) Initiated: Monday 24 Sept 2018 Received: Monday 01 Oct 2018 (5K bonus received on 10 Oct 2018)
Singapore (SQ) Initiated: Friday 02 Nov 2018 Received: Wednesday 07 Nov 2018
Singapore (SQ) Initiated: Monday 17 Dec 2018 Received: Monday 24 Dec 2018
Singapore (SQ) Initiated: Friday 21 Dec 2018 Received: Monday 24 Dec 2018
Singapore (SQ) Initiated: Tuesday 01 Jan 2019 Received: Monday 07 Jan 2019
Singapore (SQ)
Initiated: Saturday 09 Mar 2019 Received: Wednesday 13 Mar 2019
Southwest (WN) Initiated: Wednesday 24 Oct 2018 Received: Friday 26 Oct 2018
Southwest (WN) Initiated: Monday 17 Dec 2018 Received: Wednesday Dec 19 2018
Southwest (WN) Initiated: Thursday 28 Feb 2019 Received: Friday Mar 1 2019 (1 day)
Turkish Airlines (TK), Initiated: Wednesday 12 Dec 2018 Received: Sunday 30 December 2018
Turkish Airlines (TK), I
nitiated: Friday 08 Feb 2019 Received: Sunday 10 Feb 2019
United Airlines (UA) Initiated: Thursday 11 Oct 2018 Received: Friday 12 Oct 2018
United Airlines (UA) Initiated: Saturday 13 Oct 2018 Received: Sunday 14 Oct 2018
United Airlines (UA)Initiated: Tuesday 16 Oct 2018 Received: Thursday 18 Oct 2018
United Airlines (UA) Initiated: Monday 22 Oct 2018 Received: Wednesday 24 Oct 2018
United Airlines (UA) Initiated: Wednesday 24 Oct 2018 Received: Friday 16 Nov 2018
United Airlines (UA) Initiated: Sunday Nov 4 2018 Received: Tuesday Nov 6 2018
United Airlines (UA) Initiated: Friday Nov 9 2018 Received: Saturday Nov 10 2018 (points and bonus posted)
United Airlines (UA) Initiated: Friday Nov 16 2018 Received: Wednesday Nov 20 2018
United Airlines (UA) Initiated: Monday 26 Nov 2018 Received: Thursday 29 Nov 2018
United Airlines (UA) Initiated: Monday 10 Dec 2018 Received: Wednesday 12 Dec 2018
Virgin Atlantic (VS) Initiated: Thursday 18 Oct 2018 Received: Friday 26 Oct 2018
Virgin Atlantic (VS) Initiated: Sunday 30 Dec 2018 Received: Wednesday 2 January 2019
Virgin Atlantic (VS) Initiated: Wednesday 2 Jan 2019 Received: Friday 4 January 2019
Virgin Atlantic (VS) initiated: Friday 11 January 2019 Received: Friday 11 January 2019
Virgin Atlantic (VS) Initiated: Thursday 21 February 2019 Received: Friday 22 February 2019
Virgin Atlantic (VS) Initiated: Friday 22 February 2019 Received: Saturday 23 February 2019
Virgin Atlantic (VS) Initiated: Tuesday, February 26 Received: Thursday, February 28
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Old Mar 10, 19, 9:12 pm
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Converting points to miles question

When I go to the convert place, it shows for every 60k points, there's a 5,000 mile bonus. When I click the next screen, you put the airline and amount. I put in 60,000 points and it says it converts to 22,000 miles. That doesn't seem to include the 5,000 bonus???

When the bonus is added, is the net 27,000 miles? Will it actually be added? (since the tool only says 22k)

Thank you.
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Old Mar 10, 19, 9:38 pm
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The bonus is added after the conversion screen and not all airlines are 3:1 ratio. Which airline?
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Old Mar 10, 19, 10:09 pm
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Originally Posted by Tanic View Post
The bonus is added after the conversion screen and not all airlines are 3:1 ratio. Which airline?
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Old Mar 10, 19, 11:24 pm
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You should get 27k UA miles sent to MileagePlus, but I can't get past the screen to enter the MileagePlus account number since it says my account is invalid. (Legacy CO acct)
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Old Mar 11, 19, 11:41 am
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Not able to transfer!

Request URI: /aries-rewards/v1/null not found

Horrible IT !
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Old Mar 12, 19, 6:30 am
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New data point. Transferred 3000 pts to Hawaiian Airlines to keep my account active. Transfer took two days. (Might have been one day, but the miles weren't there yesterday morning, but they were today.) Wiki updated.

It also reminded me that the last time I did this, I was able to transfer 5 SPG pts to keep my account active. The good old days. (Yes, I know. I could have transferred 1 point.)
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Old Mar 14, 19, 10:09 pm
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Originally Posted by nyerdoc View Post
Transferred 240K Marriott points to Air France on 2/27 and another 75K on 2/28. Bonuses came through within 48 hours. It's 3/6 and still pending...Marriott said it's gone from their side. Air France tells me they've been having tons of issues from Marriott for the past 3months.
I wish I found out about this earlier. Was going to redeem for this month's FB promotion. It is completely ridiculous the bonus point can show up in 48 hours but the base points take 6 weeks. How does then even compute?
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Old Mar 16, 19, 8:16 pm
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Marriott to Aeroplan / Air Canada - Made transfer Friday Morning, March 15th. Showed up March 16th around 10pm.
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Old Mar 19, 19, 11:32 pm
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My Alaska DP:

Alaska Airlines (AS) Initiated: Sunday 17 Mar 2019 Received: Wednesday 20 March 2019

Miles were already available in AS account when I checked at 22:20 PDT on March 19 (1:20 EDT March 20).
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Old Mar 27, 19, 6:37 am
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American Airlines (AA) Initiated: Monday 25 Mar 2019 Received: Wednesday 27 Mar 2019

On a side note, I transferred from my wife's Bonvoy account (Gold Elite) to my AA account. The activities (including the 15,000 Bonus miles) were listed on the Bonvoy account on the 26th and the miles were in AA as of 8:30am 3/27, with activities showing dates of 3/24 for the Bonus and 3/25 for the Base miles.
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Old Mar 27, 19, 8:28 am
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DP for two Emirates transfers:
Initiated 19 May, Received 20 May
Initiated 20 May, Received 21 May

Both times miles posed around 24 hours after the transfer request (around midday EST).
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Old Mar 28, 19, 3:56 am
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Transferring pts to family members FF program

If you put in a transfer to a family member with same last name to an airline program, will it go through? Also is there a way to add FF programs to the profile for future transfers?
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Old Apr 2, 19, 12:47 am
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During SPG days and right before the launch of Bonvoy, we used to get a confirmation email for points transferred.

Is that still the case now?

Just did a points transfer but didn't get any email.

Thanks
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Old Apr 2, 19, 1:22 pm
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Transferring Points to Airlines-Big Change with Minimum

As a SPG Platinum member, I use to be able to transfer as little as 10 SPG points to an airline to keep my airline account active. Today I tried to transfer Bonvoy points to an airline and it required a minimum of 3000 points .
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Old Apr 2, 19, 1:33 pm
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Originally Posted by 360guy View Post
As a SPG Platinum member, I use to be able to transfer as little as 10 SPG points to an airline to keep my airline account active. Today I tried to transfer Bonvoy points to an airline and it required a minimum of 3000 points .
Our apologies for the inconvenience, but even with SPG that had changed to be a 1,000 Starpoint minimum towards the end.
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