You can earn 80,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you spend $1,000 or more in eligible purchases on your card within your first 3 months of card membership starting from the date your account is approved. After qualifying, please allow 8 - 12 weeks for bonus points to post to your Hilton Honors account.
The bonus is not available to applicants who have or have had this credit card. To be eligible for this bonus offer, your card account must be open and not in default at the time of fulfillment.
Rewards on Purchases
You will earn 3 Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases. You will receive 4 additional Hilton Honors Bonus Points, for a total of 7 points, for each dollar of eligible purchases charged directly with a property within the Hilton portfolio, including bookings and incidental charges. To receive the 4 additional Hilton Honors Bonus Points for charges made at the time of booking, the booking must be made directly through a reservation channel operated by Hilton. You can receive the 4 additional Hilton Honors Bonus Points for incidental charges made at the hotel, including charges made at restaurants, spas, and other establishments, if those charges can be and are charged to your room and paid for with your Hilton Honors American Express Card at checkout.
You will receive 2 additional Hilton Honors Bonus Points, for a total of 5 points, for each dollar of eligible purchases at the following categories of merchants excluding superstores and warehouse clubs: restaurants located in the U.S., supermarkets located in the U.S. and on gasoline at gas stations located in the U.S.
This credit card has no annual fee. You can keep the card without having to pay a fee. It has no foreign transaction fees, either. It is a friendly feature for international travelers who may use the credit card abroad. Most credit cards typically charge a transaction fee 3% on your purchases in foreign countries. If you may travel abroad, it is always a good idea to carry a credit card such as Hilton Honors American Express Card so that you can avoid the 3% surcharge on your purchases.
Required Credit Rating
Hilton Honors American Express Card is for people with good or excellent credit scores. If you have a FICO score of 700 or more, you may qualify for the credit card.