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American Express Points Value

American Express points are called Membership Rewards, part of the overall program they call Membership Rewards.

How much are my American Express points worth?
American Express points value: 1.57 cents
(as of Jul 7, 2020 )

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Based on our in-depth analysis, the current value of American Express points is 1.57 cents as of Jul 7, 2020.

How to Create a Membership Rewards Account

To create your Membership Rewards account and begin earning Membership Rewards, simply sign up at the link below.

American Express Membership Rewards signup page.

American Express Transfer Partners

Membership Rewards can be transferred into points from other programs. What other points can Membership Rewards become? The following are options:

Membership Rewards Transfer Into (Program) Membership Rewards Transferred Points Received Value of Transfer
Aer Lingus 1,000 Mr 1,000 EIAVr lose ↓ -36%
Aeromexico 1,000 Mr 1,600 ARMXr gain ↑ 2%
Air Canada 1,000 Mr 1,000 APLNr lose ↓ -55%
Air France - KLM 1,000 Mr 1,000 FBLUr lose ↓ -36%
Alitalia 1,000 Mr 1,000 MIMAr lose ↓ -36%
All Nippon Airways (ANA) 1,000 Mr 1,000 MLCBr lose ↓ -36%
Avianca 1,000 Mr 1,000 LIFEr lose ↓ -36%
British Airways 1,000 Mr 1,000 AVSr lose ↓ -59%
Cathay Pacific 1,000 Mr 1,000 ASIAr lose ↓ -36%
Choice Hotels 1,000 Mr 1,000 CPr lose ↓ -36%
Delta Airlines 1,000 Mr 1,000 SKYr lose ↓ -6%
EL AL Israel Airlines 1,000 Mr 20 ELALr lose ↓ -99%
Emirates 1,000 Mr 1,000 EMIr lose ↓ -36%
Etihad Airways 1,000 Mr 1,000 ETIr lose ↓ -36%
Hawaiian Airlines 1,000 Mr 1,000 HIr lose ↓ -61%
Hilton 1,000 Mr 2,000 HHr lose ↓ -49%
Iberia Airlines 1,000 Mr 1,000 IBAVr lose ↓ -36%
JetBlue 1,000 Mr 800 TRUr lose ↓ -14%
Marriott 1,000 Mr 1,000 MTTr lose ↓ -45%
Qantas Airways 500 Mr 500 QANr lose ↓ -36%
Singapore Airlines 1,000 Mr 1,000 KRISr lose ↓ -14%
Virgin Atlantic 1,000 Mr 1,000 FLYr lose ↓ -15%

American Express Points Redemption Partners

Membership Rewards are redeemable on other programs. This is often a great way to maximize value within the program. The following travel providers allow you to redeem Membership Rewards:

Companies that Accept Membership Rewards Type of Service
Adria Airways Airlines
Aegean Airlines Airlines
Aer Lingus Airlines
Aero Republica Airlines
Aeroflot Airlines
Aerolineas Argentinas Airlines
Aeromar Airlines
Aeromexico Airlines
AeroMexico Connect Airlines
Air Berlin Airlines
Air Busan Airlines
Air Canada Airlines
Air China Airlines
Air Choice One Airlines
Air Contractors Airlines
Air Do Airlines
Air Dolomiti Airlines
Air France - KLM Airlines
Air India Airlines
Air Italy Airlines
Air Japan Airlines
Air Malta Airlines
Air Mauritius Airlines
Air New Zealand Airlines
Air Nostrum Airlines
Air Seychelles Airlines
Air Tahiti Nui Airlines
Air Transat Airlines
Air Wisconsin Airlines
airBaltic Airlines
AirEuropa Airlines
Airlink Airlines
Alaska Airlines Airlines
Alitalia Airlines
Alitalia CityLiner Airlines
All Nippon Airways (ANA) Airlines
American Airlines Airlines
Amtrak Rail
ANA Wings Airlines
Asiana Airlines Airlines
ASL Airlines France Airlines
Austral Líneas Aéreas Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Avianca Airlines
Azul Brazilian Airlines Airlines
BA CityFlyer Airlines
Best Western Hotels
Blue Air Airlines
British Airways Airlines
Brussels Airlines Airlines
C.A.I. First Airlines
Cape Air Airlines
Carpatair Airlines
Cathay Dragon Airlines
Cathay Pacific Airlines
Chautauqua Airlines Airlines
China Airlines Airlines
China Eastern Airlines Airlines
China Southern Airlines Airlines
Choice Hotels Hotels
Cityjet Airlines
Club Carlson Hotels
Comair Airlines
Compass Airlines Airlines
Copa Airlines Airlines
Croatia Airlines Airlines
CSA Czech Airlines Airlines
Cyprus Airways Airlines
Delta Airlines Airlines
Deutsche Bahn Airlines
Eastern Airways Airlines
easyJet Airlines
Edelweiss Air Airlines
EgyptAir Airlines
EL AL Israel Airlines Airlines
Emirates Airlines
Endeavor Air Airlines
Envoy Air Airlines
Ethiopian Airlines Airlines
Etihad Airways Airlines
Eurowings Airlines
Eurowings Europe Airlines
EVA Airways Airlines
ExpressJet Airlines
Fiji Airways Airlines
Fingerhut Rail
Finnair Airlines
Flybe Airlines
Flybmi Airlines
flynas Airlines
Garuda Indonesia Airlines
Germanwings Airlines
GoJet Airlines Airlines
GOL Airlines Airlines
Great Lakes Airlines
Gulf Air Airlines
Hainan Airlines Airlines
Hawaiian Airlines Airlines
Helvetic Airways Airlines
Hilton Hotels
Hong Kong Airlines Airlines
HOP! Airlines
Horizon Air Airlines
Hyatt Hotels
Iberia Airlines Airlines
Iberia Express Airlines
Ibex Airlines Airlines
Icelandair Airlines
Intercontinental Hotel Group Hotels
Iraqi Airways Airlines
Island Air Airlines
Japan Airlines (JAL) Airlines
Japan Regio Airlines
Jazz Airlines
Jeju Airlines Airlines
Jet Airways Airlines
Jet Airways (India) Airlines
JetBlue Airlines
Jetstar Airways Airlines
Jetstar Asia Airways Airlines
Jetstar Japan Airlines
JOON Airlines
Juneyao Airlines Airlines
Kenya Airways Airlines
Kish Air Airlines
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Airlines
Korean Air Airlines
LAN Airlines LANPASS Kms Airlines
LATAM Argentina Airlines
LATAM Ecuador Airlines
Laudamotion Airlines
Libyan Airlines Airlines
LOT Polish Airlines Airlines
Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Airlines
Lufthansa Airlines
Lufthansa CityLine Airlines
Malaysia Airlines Airlines
Maldivian Airlines
Marriott Hotels
Mesa Airlines Airlines
Middle East Airlines Airlines
Mihin Lanka Airlines
Montenegro Airlines Airlines
Oceanair Linhas Aereas Airlines
Olympic Air Airlines
Oman Air Airlines
Pakistan International Airlines Airlines
Philippine Airlines Airlines
Portugalia Airlines
Qantas Airways Airlines
Qatar Airways Airlines
Regional Jet Ou Airlines
Republic Airlines Airlines
Royal Brunei Airlines Airlines
Royal Jordanian Airlines
S7 Airlines Airlines
Saudi Arabian Airlines Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines Airlines
Seaborne Airlines Airlines
Shanghai Airlines Airlines
Shenzhen Airlines Airlines
Shuttle America Airlines
Silver Airways Airlines
Singapore Airlines Airlines
Skymark Airlines Airlines
SkyWest Airlines Airlines
Solaseed Air Airlines
South African Airways Airlines
South African Express Airlines
SpiceJet Airlines
Spirit Air Airlines
Sri Lankan Airlines Airlines
Star Flyer Airlines
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hotels
Stobart Air Airlines
SUN-AIR Airlines
SunExpress Deutschland Airlines
Swiss Airlines
Swiss Global Airlines Airlines
TACA International Airlines Airlines
TAM Airlines Airlines
TAME Airlines
TAP Air Portugal Airlines
Tarom Airlines Airlines
Thai Airways International Airlines
The Ritz Carlton Hotels
Trade Ait Airlines
Trans States Airlines Airlines
Transaero Airlines Airlines
Transavia Airlines
TUI Airlines Nederland Airlines
TUIfly Airlines
Turkish Airlines Airlines
Turkmenistan Airlines Airlines
Tyrolean Airways Airlines
UIA Airlines
United Airlines Airlines
US Airways Airlines
Vanilla Air Airlines
Vietnam Airlines Airlines
Virgin America Airlines
Virgin Atlantic Airlines
Virgin Australia Airlines
Vistara Airlines
Vueling Airlines
WestJet Airlines
WestJet Encore Airlines
White Airways Airlines
Xiamen Airlines Airlines
XL Airways France Airlines

Membership Rewards (SYMBOL: Mr) Compared to Other Credit Cards Programs (value of 1.57 cents)

Program Value Change Mr : Similar
Chase Ultimate Rewards 2.32 +2.11% Mr worth ↓-32% less
Citi ThankYou Points 1.83 -0.02% Mr worth ↓-14% less
US Bank FlexPoints 1.51 -0.00% Mr worth ↑3% more
Chase Cash Back Rewards 1.09 +0.26% Mr worth ↑44% more
MasterCard Black Card Points 1.00 -35.48% Mr worth ↑57% more
US Bank Cash Back Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
MasterCard Gold Card Points 1.00 -50.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
USAA Cash Back Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Petal Petal Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Navy Federal Credit Union nRewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Navy Federal Credit Union Cash Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
US Bank Travel Rewards 1.00 -33.33% Mr worth ↑57% more
MasterCard Titanium Card Points 1.00 -35.48% Mr worth ↑57% more
Capital One Spark Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Wells Fargo Go Far Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Merrill Lynch Merrill Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Capital One Venture Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Bank of America Preferred Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
USAA Travel Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Citizens Bank Cash Back Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Navy Federal Credit Union Go Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Discover Discover Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more
Deserve Cash Back Rewards 1.00 0.00% Mr worth ↑57% more

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Best Credit Cards to Earn American Express Points

Card Name Earns Membership Rewards Card Network
The Business Platinum® Card from American Express Directly American Express
The Platinum Card® from American Express Directly American Express
American Express Gold Card Directly American Express
American Express® Business Gold Card Directly American Express
American Express® Green Card Directly American Express
Business Green Rewards Card from American Express Directly American Express
Gold Card from American Express Directly American Express
The Blue for Business® Credit Cash Card from American Express Directly American Express
The Blue Business® Plus Credit Card from American Express Directly American Express
Centurion® Card from American Express Directly American Express
The American Express Business Centurion® Card Directly American Express
American Express® Blue Business Cash Card Directly American Express