American Express Hilton Honors

The American Express Hilton Honors card is a credit card that earns Hilton Honors points and is available to individuals in the United States.

Earning Rewards

The American Express Hilton Honors card accrues Hilton Honor points for all purchases made on the card:

  • 7 Hilton Honors points for every $1 spent on purchases at hotels and resorts within the Hilton portfolio
  • 5 Hilton Honors points for every $1 spent on groceries, restaurants, and gasoline within the United States
  • 3 Hilton Honors points for every $1 spent on all other purchases


Cardholders receive complimentary Hilton Honors silver status which comes with some additional perks. The most notable one is that with Silver status, you do receive the fifth night free when making a booking completely with Hilton Honors points.

As a cardholder, if you spend $20,000 on the card within a calendar year, you will receive Hilton Honors gold status through the end of the next calendar year.

Insurance Coverage

The Amex Hilton Honors credit card offers car rental loss and damage insurance. When you use your card to reserve and pay for the entire car rental, decline the collision damage waiver at the rental company counter. You will be covered for damage to or theft of a rental vehicle in a covered territory. This insurance product provides secondary coverage and does not include liability coverage. Review your cardholder agreement for the terms, conditions, exclusions, and restrictions before utilizing this insurance.

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