Capital One Venture Card Calculator

Card Details & Venture Miles Calculator
2X All Purchases
$100 Global Entry/TSA PreCheck Credit

Review the benefits of the Capital One Venture Card, calculate how many Venture Miles you can earn based on your spend, and compare results to top cards.

The Venture Card is one of Capital One's most popular credit cards. This is due to the simple nature of earning a flat rate of miles without worrying about rotating categories or maximzing spend on multiple categories across different cards. Venture Miles are also easily redeemable through the Capital One Rewards portal. Miles can be applied to travel for a value of 1 cent per mile or you can redeem them for statement credits, cash back, and gift cards. Venture Miles can also be transferred to 10+ airline partners for a chance to get an even better value. Continue reading to learn more about the Venture Card and to calculate how much this card is worth based on your spend.

Bonus Categories

The Capital One Venture Card earns a flat rate of Venture Miles and does not feature any bonus categories. You will earn an unlimited 2 Venture Miles per $1 spent on all purchases made with the Venture Card.

  • 2x All Purchases

With Venture Miles being worth 1 cent on average, this is equal to earning a 2% return on your spend. This is also equal to 1 or 1.5 airline miles or hotel points with Capital One's transfer partners.

Perks & Benefits

The main benefit featured on the Capital One Venture Card is the Global Entry/TSA PreCheck Credit. Outside of that, you'll receive the standard benefits that comes with having a Visa Signature Card.

  • Global Entry/TSA PreCheck Credit
  • Visa Signature Benefits
    • Visa Signature Luxury Hotel Collection
    • Visa Signature Concierge
    • Fine Wine & Food
    • Shopping Discounts
    • Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver
    • Extended Warranty
    • Purchase Security
    • Travel Accident Insurance
    • Lost Luggage Reimbursement
    • Roadside Dispatch
    • Travel and Emergency Assistance Services
    • Emergency Card Replacement & Emergency Cash Disbursement

Sign Up Bonus (SUB)

The standard Venture Capital One sign up bonus is 50,000 bonus miles after spending $3,000 on purchases within the first 3 months of account opening. 50,000 Capital One miles is worth $500 when redeemed using the Capital One Purchase Eraser, Rewards Center, and for most gift cards. This can be applied to hotels, rental cars, flights, and any other form of travel charged to the card which is why people love the flexibility of Venture Miles.

In addition to redeeming these miles directly with Capital One, you can also transfer these miles to 15 different airline and hotel partners which will give you either 25,000 to 33,333 points/miles depending on the partner. You can use the Capital One Miles Transfer Calculator to calculate the transfer of Capital One Miles to airline miles and hotel rewards points.


Annual Fee

The annual fee for the Capital One Venture Card is $0 the first year, then $95. Once the second year starts and the annual fee kicks in, the return diminishes. Unless you can transfer rewards to Capital One's airline partners for exceptional value, this card can be outdone by several no-fee 2% cash back cards.

Authorized User Fee

The Venture Card does not have a fee associated with adding authorized users. This allows you to add family and friends to build up a stash of Venture Miles on everyday charges.

Foreign Transaction Fee

The foreign transaction fee for the Capital One Venture Card is 0% meaning you can earn double Venture Miles even when out of country. If you're looking to earn an easy flat rate return on all purchases, this is not a bad option.

and Card Value Calculator

You can use this rewards calculator to calculate how many points, miles, or cash back you can earn based on your spend per category. This calculator will also give you the dollar value of the card based on rewards earned and how much each benefit is worth to you minus the fees. You can click the Compare A Card button to compare this card against another card in the same calculator.

All category spend entered in the primary card's column will carry over to all credit card pages on the site so you don't have to re-enter the same information over again.

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This calculator will calculate the cash value of the selected credit card(s) based on spend, benefits, and fees. You can compare this card against any other rewards card side-by-side by clicking on the Compare A Card button.
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This is the cash value of points and miles used in these calculations. You can click on the amount to change the value or you can select View Rewards As to calculate your rewards when transferred to partners.
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This section allows you to view your rewards as if you transferred them to a partner. Select a transfer partner below and the calculator will alter the calculator to reflect the transfer ratio and the reward currency of the receiving program. This only applies to the currency of the selected card. Not all programs have transfer partners. I also do not have the cash value of points and miles for all transfer partners.
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Enter the cash value of these rewards in cents per point/mile. You can enter the value as X.XX cents or 0.0XXX cents. The maximum value allowed is 15 cents ($0.15) and the minimal value is 0.1 cents ($0.001).
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Covers hotel loyalty status, status with bank rewards programs, and few others. These are added automatically based on card selection, but can be manually added as well.
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Select which loyalty programs you want to include in the calculations. You will be able to select your status with the program and it will calculate additional points/bonuses based on what you enter in the calculator.
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All card card specific bonuses will be listed here. These are added automatically based on the selected card(s).
Categories Spending
Enter how much you spend in each category listed. You can click on the amount to edit the value. You can use +/- Categories to add and remove categories from the list and Options to copy spend between columns and clear all spend.
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Select which categories you want to appear in this calculator. You can search categories by typing in a keyword below. De-selecting categories will remove them from this calculator. Categories are changed once you hit 'Update'.
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When you add/change a credit card comparision, the categories missing from the newly added card will be added to the list of categories. Toggle this off to prevent such from happening.
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This will clear the spend in all of the categories in both columns. This will also clear all saved values.
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Copy Right will take the spend from the left column and copy it to the right column. Copy Left will take the spend from the right column and copy it to the left column. The spend amount ($) and unit of time (month, day, quarter) will be copied over.
Reward Bonuses
This section holds sign up bonuses, loyalty bonuses, and bonus bonuses. Most bonuses here will be listed automatically based on certain criteria. You can click 'Extra Bonus' if you wish to enter your own bonus amount.
Extra Bonus
Any additional bonuses you wish to add such as a sign up bonus or point bonus for adding authorized users
Total Earnings
Sum of all rewards above this line.
Cash Value of Earnings
Based off of currency worth.
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Monetary Bonuses/Perks
This is a list of cash perks and bonuses associated with the selected card(s). Some perks will be listed here automatically. You can click on 'Perk Bonus' if you want to add additional value for the card.
Perk Bonus
Enter how much you value any unmentioned perks this card offers.
Annual Fees
This section contains the annual fee and authorized user fee (if applicable) to hold on to the listed card(s).
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Grand Total
The total estimated value you can get out of this card and the amount of return for your spend.
Total Card Value
The value of the card when everything is taken into account.
Total Return
The percent you are earning per dollar spent on this card.

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