Uber Aeroplan

Uber and Aeroplan: Changes in points accumulation

To the point Uber and Aeroplan have announced changes to Aeroplan point accumulation that will be effective as of November 27, 2023. Here are the accumulation details by category.

Changes in Aeroplan point accumulation

Here are the changes to come as of November 27, 2023:

  • UberX Reserve: 2X Aeroplan points on trips to and from an airport in Canada
  • Premium Uber Reserve: 3X Aeroplan points on trips to and from an airport in Canada
  • Comfort Electric and Comfort Business: 1x Aeroplan points on purchases
  • Aeroplan points can no longer be earned on all trips made in the U.S.

Reminder of current accumulation of points

As a reminder, here’s how Aeroplan points are accumulated on other Uber services in Canada:

Uber service Accumulation and conditions
Uber Eats – Base offer 1 point/CAN$ on orders of $40 or more
Uber Grocery – Base offer 1 point/CAN$ on a grocery or retail delivery order made via the Uber or Uber Eats applications, excluding certain regulated items.
Uber rides in Canada to and from an airport 1 point/CAN$ excluding UberX Share on rides in Canada to and from airports, where available.
Uber Premium 1 point/CAN$ on Uber Premium rides (including UberXL, Comfort, Comfort Electric, Comfort Business, Premier, Premier SUV, Black and Black SUV)

All accumulations apply only to Uber services in Canada and are calculated on the amount before promotions and discounts, excluding taxes, fees and tips.

Black Friday Offers

If you haven’t linked your Uber and Aeroplan accounts yet, now is a great time to do so with these Black Friday specials!

You could earn 2,000 Aeroplan Points on your first Uber Eats order over $40 (before promotions, fees, taxes and tips) and 2,000 Aeroplan Points on your first grocery delivery order via Uber Eats.

Combining these two offers, this has a value of $80 in Aeroplan points according to Milesopedia’s valuation.

These offers are available until November 27, 2023, and you must link your Uber and Aeroplan accounts to be eligible.

Aeroplan Uber Eats Grocery Black Friday

Discover Aeroplan’s other Black Friday offers in this article to earn even more points.

Bottom Line

While it will soon no longer be possible to earn Aeroplan points on Uber services in the U.S., it is now possible to earn Marriott Bonvoy points in the U.S. by linking your accounts.

Plus, by using the American Express Cobalt® Card as your payment method on Uber or Uber Eats, you’ll earn 5 American Express Membership Rewards points per Canadian dollar spent on food delivery, and 2 points per Canadian dollar for Uber rides. You can then convert your Membership Rewards points to Aeroplan at a 1:1 ratio and do double dip on rewards.

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