Hilton Honors American Express Card


The Hilton Honors™ Card from American Express provides complimentary Hilton Honors Silver Status, which provides a number of benefits like a 20% bonus on Base points earned, fifth night free on reward stays, your 2nd guest stays free, and complimentary access to health clubs and fitness centers.

This card has no annual fee and no foreign transaction fees.

There are two other Hilton cards from Amex, which are more expensive and more rewarding:

Card Quick Facts

Card Quick Facts

  • 7X Hilton Honors points per dollar at Hilton-branded hotels and resorts
  • 12X additional Base points per dollar at eligible Hilton properties from Silver status
  • 5X points per dollar at US restaurants, US gas stations, US supermarkets
  • 3X points per dollar on regular spending
  • 100,000 Hilton Honors Points Bonus after spending $1,000 in the first 3 months
  • Automatic Hilton Honors Silver Status
  • Gold status if you spend $20,000/year

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Card Details

Rewards

Rewards

  • 7X Hilton Honors Bonus points for every $1 spent within the Hilton portfolio of brands
    • plus an additional 12X Base points per $1 spent, at minimum
  • 5X Hilton Honors Bonus points for every $1 spent on U.S. supermarkets, gas stations, and restaurants
  • 3X Hilton Honors Bonus points for every $1 spent on all other purchases

Introductory Bonus

  • 100,000 Hilton Honors bonus points for spending $1,000 in 3 months
Card Stats

Card Stats

Annual Fee $0
Additional Cards Annual Fee -
Regular Purchase APR 17.99%–26.99% Variable
Intro Purchase APR -
Foreign Transaction Fee 0%
Chip Technology Chip-and-Signature
Minimum Credit Limit -
Maximum Credit Limit -
Free Credit Score Yes
Penalty APR 29.99% Variable
Late Fee Up to $38
Returned Payment Fee $38
Balance Transfers

Balance Transfers

Intro Balance Transfer APR -
Regular Balance Transfer APR 17.99%–26.99% Variable
Balance Transfer Fee 3%, $5 minimum
Cash Advances

Cash Advances

Cash Advance APR 27.49% Variable
Cash Advance Fee 3%, $5 minimum

Card Benefits

Check your card’s Guide to Benefits to learn the specific benefits your card offers and how to access them.

  • Complimentary ShopRunner Membership

    Cardholders can enroll in ShopRunner for free, which provides free two-day shipping at participating retailers.

  • Complimentary Hilton Honors Silver Status

    Benefits include a 20% bonus on Base points earned, your 2nd guest stays free, digital check-in up to 24 hours in advance, complimentary Internet access, complimentary access to gyms and health clubs, and more.

  • Fast Track to Hilton Honors Gold Status

    You’ll be awarded Gold status if your purchases for a given year reach $20,000. Gold status comes with even better benefits, free night stays, complimentary services, and more.

  • Entertainment Access

    Discounts to card member-only events, concerts, sporting events, and shows.

  • Dispute Resolution

    Provides help with fraudulent transactions, including negotiating with retailers.

  • Return Protection

    If the merchant won’t take back an eligible item that you purchased on your card within 90 days from the date of purchase, American Express may refund the purchase price, minus shipping and handling, for up to $300 per item, up to $1000 per year for each account.

  • Extended Warranty

    For warranties of 5 years or less you can get up to two extra years added to the original manufacturer’s warranty.

  • Purchase Protection

    Items purchased with your card are protected against accidental damage and theft within 90 days of the purchase.

  • Roadside Assistance Hotline

    Assistance with services such as towing, changing a flat, or boosting a battery in case of emergency. You pay for all third-party service costs.

  • Car Rental Loss and Damage Insurance

    Stolen or damaged vehicles are covered if you use your card to pay and reserve the rental, and you decline the collision damage waiver. Not all rentals or vehicles are covered. Provides secondary coverage only, not liability coverage.

  • Global Assist® Hotline

    When you travel 100 miles or more from home you can get help with travel accidents such as a lost passport, the need for a lawyer, sudden illness, and more. You pay for all third-party service costs.

  • Travel Accident Insurance

    Added financial security if death or dismemberment is caused when traveling by plane, train, ship, or bus.

  • Baggage Insurance Plan

    When you buy a Common Carrier ticket on your card, eligible lost, damaged, or stolen bags are covered up to $1,250 for carry-on baggage and up to $500 for checked baggage.

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