Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)


Cover - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2021
Nov. 08, 2021
Entity Information [Line Items]    
Document type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2021  
Document Transition Report false  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Entity File Number 001-04321  
Entity registrant name WHEELS UP EXPERIENCE INC.  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE  
Entity Tax Identification Number 98-1557048  
Entity Address, Address Line One 601 West 26th Street  
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 900  
Entity Address, City or Town New York  
Entity Address, State or Province NY  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 10001  
City Area Code 212  
Local Phone Number 257-5252  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Ex Transition Period true  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   245,740,164
Entity Central Index Key 0001819516  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2021  
Amendment Flag false  
Common Class A    
Entity Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Class A common stock, $0.0001 par value per share  
Trading Symbol UP  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Entity Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Redeemable warrants, each whole warrant exercisable for one share of Class A common stock at an exercise price of $11.50  
Trading Symbol UP WS  
Security Exchange Name NYSE