Key Cardholder Benefits
- You and up to eight companions travelling on the same reservation will enjoy your first checked bag free (up to 23kg/50lb) when your travel originates on an Air Canada flight.
- As the Basic Cardmember, you will earn 1,000 Status Qualifying Miles and 1 Status Qualifying Segment for every $10,000 in eligible net purchases charged to your American Express Aeroplan Card.
|Redemption Option||Average value in cents|
|Flights with Air Canada and partners||2|
|Using points to book hotels||0.8 - 1.1|
|Redeeming points for gift cards||0.71|
|Using points for car rentals||0.6 - 0.7|
|Redeeming points towards Aeroplan eStore purchases||0.41 - 0.65|
Aeroplan Points earned with the AMEX Aeroplan Card are worth an average of 2 cents each. This means that 10,000 points has a rough cash value of $200 when used for award flights with Air Canada and their partners.
The American Express Aeroplan Card has a $120 annual fee.
Aeroplan Points Calculator
Input your monthly and yearly spend amounts to calculate how many points you can earn with the AMEX Aeroplan Card. Compare the results side by side up to 2 credit cards to find out which cards are best for you.
Any spend entered into the primary card column (the first column) will carry over to all credit card calculators on the site, so there's no need to re-enter spend when viewing other credit cards.