AAdvantage Miles Calculators

AAdvantage Miles Calculators

AAdvantage Miles Calculators for calculating the cash value of AA credit cards and transferring rewards to and from your AAdvantage account. Also provides details on AAdvantage Elite Status and earning AAdvantage Miles with AA's programs and partners.


AAdvantage Miles is the award currency of American Airlines. Miles are primarily earned flying American and oneworld partner airlines, but can also be earned using co-branded credit cards, booking travel with partners, and by transferring rewards from other reward programs directly to your AAdvantage account AA. AAdvantage Miles can be redeemed at an average value of 1.4 cents for award flights through American Airlines. Miles can also be redeemed for rewards such as gift cards, car rentals, hotels, seat upgrades, and even Admiral Club membership.

American Airlines (commonly abbreviated as 'AA') has more than 6,700 daily flights to 336 locations in 56 countries worldwide. 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)

AA Credit Card Miles Calculators

American Airlines has 7 available credit cards. These cards offer benefits such as miles on everyday purchases, free checked bags, priority boarding, and more. Calculate how many AAdvantage Miles you can earn and the cash value of AA's line up of credit cards based on monthly/yearly spend, how much the card benefits are worth to you and the annual fees. Compare results side by side against any rewards card.

Compare cards side by side. You can compare cards based on transfer ratios too!

Earning AAdvantage Miles

Get the details on how you can earn AAdvantage Miles with American Airlines and travel partners. Includes the full list of alliance and airline partners, hotel partners, and car rental partners. It also covers all of AA's programs including AA Vacations, AA Cruises, AA Dining program and the AAdvantage eShopping program.

AAdvantage Miles Cash Value

Calculate the average cash value of any amount of AAdvantage Miles based on how you redeem them. This includes award flights, hotel stays, car rentals, and Admiral Club Membership. Also covers the cost of using miles for seat upgrades, magazines & newspapers, and donations. Have a few AAdvantage Miles that risk expiring? This page also covers redeeming them for gift cards through Points.com for over 50 different gift cards starting at 6,412 AAdvantage Miles for a $25 gift card.

AAdvantage Elite Status

Get a brief rundown of the perks and benefits that comes with obtaining elite status with American Airlines. This page covers how AAdvantage Miles are calculated and provides a calculator that lets you calculate how many AAdvantage Miles you can earn based on AA ticket spend and AAdvantage status.

Buy and Gift AAdvantage Miles

AAdvantage Miles can be purchased directly from the American Airlines website. The standard rate is 2,000 AAdvantage Miles for $51.80 which is a purchase price of 2.59 cents per mile. The minimum purchase is 2,000 miles and the max you can purchase is 175,000 miles. Purchasing AAdvantage Miles can be useful if you're a few miles short of a redemption or you have a redemption that will give you a value of more than 2.59 cents per point.

Page Last Updated: 2019-08-16

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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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