Hilton Honors American Express Card


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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.

You’ll get 75,000 introductory bonus points for spending $1,000 on purchases with your card in the first 3 months.

This card has no annual fee (Rates & Fees).

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

Card Quick Facts

Card Quick Facts

  • Earn 75,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points with the Hilton Honors American Express Card after you use your new Card to make $1,000 in eligible purchases within the first 3 months of Card Membership.
  • Earn 7X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases charged directly with a hotel or resort within the Hilton Honors portfolio of brands.
  • Earn 5X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases at U.S. restaurants, U.S. supermarkets, and U.S. gas stations.
  • Earn 3X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for all other eligible purchases on your Card.
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees. Enjoy international travel without additional fees on purchases made abroad.
  • Enjoy complimentary Hilton Honors Silver status with your Card. Plus, spend $20,000 on eligible purchases on your Card in a calendar year and you can earn an upgrade to Hilton Honors Gold status through the end of the next calendar year.
  • No Annual Fee.
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Rewards

Rewards

  • 19X Hilton Honors Bonus points per dollar at participating hotels and resorts in the Hilton Portfolio
    • 7X Bonus points per dollar from the card
    • 12X Base points per dollar from your member status (minimum)
  • 5X Hilton Honors Bonus points per dollar at:
    • U.S. Supermarkets
    • U.S. Gas stations
    • U.S. Restaurants
  • 3X Hilton Honors Bonus points per dollar on all other eligible purchases

Introductory Bonus

  • 75,000 bonus points for spending $1,000 in the first 3 months
Card Stats

Card Stats

Annual Fee $0
Additional Cards Annual Fee -
Regular Purchase APR 17.49–26.49% Variable
Intro Purchase APR -
Foreign Transaction Fee None
Chip Technology Chip-and-Signature
Minimum Credit Limit -
Maximum Credit Limit -
Free Credit Score Yes
Penalty APR 29.99% Variable
Late Fee Up to $39
Returned Payment Fee Up to $39
Balance Transfers

Balance Transfers

Intro Balance Transfer APR -
Regular Balance Transfer APR 17.49–26.49% Variable
Balance Transfer Fee Either $5 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.
Cash Advances

Cash Advances

Cash Advance APR 26.99% Variable
Cash Advance Fee Either $10 or 5% of the amount of each cash advance, whichever is greater.

Card Benefits

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  • 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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