Introducing the first Co-Branded Debit card in partnership with Ethiopian Airlines

United Bank and Ethiopian Airlines, have once again partnered to bring Hibir Shebamile Card converging the Bank’s Hibir Debit card, with Ethiopian ShebaMiles customers’ loyalty card.

The new service will allow the Airline’s Shebamiles member customers accumulate bonus miles from Off-flight experience, paying for all their shopping, dining, travel or any other payments conveniently with the Co-branded debit card via POS machines owned by United Bank as well as member banks of the Premier Switch Solutions (PSS). The new debit Card entitles ShebaMiles members to 5 bonus miles for every 100-birr spending made with the Co-Branded Card.

To register for the service follow these simple steps :

  1. Customers that don’t have an existing account at United Bank must open an account at any of our bank branch offices located on all the regions of the country.   Smart phone users can easily locate our branch offices by downloading the Bank’s branch locator app from Google play store. 
  2. Produce ShebaMiles membership card if you already have one or start by joining the program and fulfilling the qualification requirement.  To learn more on this please visit the Airlines website @
  3. Fill in the Hibir-ET co-brand application form designed to register applicants at our Branches,
  4. Collect Card and PIN from Branch,
  5. Use your card to pay for all shopping, dining, travel or any other payments made at all merchant sites via POS machines of United Bank,