American Airlines AAdvantage Miles Calculators

American Airlines AAdvantage Miles Calculators

AAdvantage Miles Calculators for earning with AA credit cards, transferring miles to AAdvantage, and determining the cash value of based on redemption.

Program Details

American Airlines (commonly abbreviated as 'AA') has more than 6,700 daily flights to 336 locations in 56 countries worldwide with 10 primary hubs scattered across the United States.

American Airlines official headquarters and largest hub is Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW). This AA hub provides flights to mostly all major U.S. cities and major Latin America cities. AA's DFW hub also provides international flights to Europe and Asia. American Airlines also has hubs in the following cities:

  • Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT)
  • O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
  • Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)
  • Miami International Airport (MIA)
  • Phoenix Sky Harbor International (PHX)
  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
  • LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
The oneworld Alliance.

American Airlines is part of the oneworld alliance. This allows you to earn and redeem AAdvantage miles with airlines that are part of the alliance. Oneworld consists of the following 13 airlines:

Credit Card Rewards Calculators

American Airlines has 7 available credit cards between Barclays and Citi Bank which consists of 5 personal cards and 2 business cards. Besides the AAdvantage Gold Card, all of these cards earn double AAdvantage Miles on American Airlines purchases. Each card offers its own set of additional bonus categories and/or special benefits.

Compare American Airlines cards side by side top rewards cards. You can compare cards based on transfer ratios too!

You can click on any of the American Airlines credit cards below to learn about the bonus categories, perks & benefits, standard sign up bonus, and fees of the card. Each American Airlines credit card also has it's own AAdvantage Miles calculator that you can use to calculate total AAdvantage Miles based on spend as well as the cash value of the card based on that same spend, how much you value the card benefits, and any annual fees the card may have. You can compare the results side by side any credit card featured on the site.

If cookies are enabled, all spend entered into the primary column of a credit card calculator will carry over to all calculators on the site.

U.S. Cards

Credit Card Comparison Calculators

Comparison Calculators features side by side comparisons of frequently compared credit cards and groups of credit cards. Per the usual, you will be able to calculate total rewards and the cash value of the cards based on monthly/yearly spend, how much you value the card benefits, and any annual fees the card may have. For these calculators, you will only be able to compare results against the cards featured in the comparison.

Earning Rewards

AAdvantage Miles are primarily earned flying American Airlines, oneworld Alliance partners, and select other airlines. You'll earn miles based on fare purchased, ticket price, class flown, and elite status.

Outside of flying you can also earn miles by spending money with AA's travel partners. This includes booking hotels, renting cars, and shopping online. American Airlines also has several portals you can use to earn AAdvantage Miles such AA Cruises, AA Dining, and AAdvantage eShopping to name a few.

Redeeming Rewards & Cash Value

AAdvantage Miles have the best value when redeemed for award flights on American Airlines, oneworld Alliance partners, and other partner airlines. You can also redeem your miles for hotel stays, car rentals, gift cards, and even Admiral Club membership.

Transfer Partners

More than 10 rewards programs allows you to transfer rewards directly into your American Airlines AAdvantage account. Transfer points from top programs such as Marriott Bonvoy and Hilton Honors or even top off your AAdvantage Account with Hertz Gold Plus Rewards Points.

Buying Rewards

AAdvantage Miles can be purchased directly from the American Airlines website. Buying miles is the fastest way to earn them if you need them now, but it should be one of your last options since buying miles are expensive.

You can also gift AAdvantage Miles as well as transfer AAdvantage Miles between members from the same portal. It will cost you to gift and transfer miles as well.


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Article By: Robert Flowers III

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About These Calculators: These calculators are provided to help you estimate the value of points, miles, and cash back you can earn with various rewards programs and using reward earning credit cards. These calculators are meant to provide an estimate of rewards earned and are not meant to reflect the exact amount of points you may receive. Be sure to read the terms and conditions of any credit card before you apply as benefit and perk changes may not be reflected immediately on this website.

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