AMEX Platinum Card Calculator

Card Details & AMEX Point Calculator
3x Dining
2x Travel
+1x AMEX Travel
CAD$ 200 Annual Travel Credit
Lounge Access
Elite Hotel Status

AMEX Points Calculator for the American Express Platinum Card (Canada). Calculate total points and cash value. Compare against top cards.

Bonus Categories

The Platinum Card features two bonus categories which are dining and travel. There is no cap on these bonus categories and their is no limit to the amount of Membership Rewards Points you can earn spending on the card in general.

  • 3x Dining
    • Includes restaurants, fast food, cafés, bars, and anything else labeled as dining in Canada.
  • 2x Travel
    • Includes airfare, hotel, cruises, rail and road transportation, and lodging and tour operator sales.
    • Does not nclude local and commuter transportation.
  • 1x Non-Category

Perks & Benefits

The Platinum Card comes stacked with many elite benefits that can be useful for anyone traveling the world.

  • CAD$ 200 Travel Credit
    • For a single travel booking of $200+ on AMEX Travel Portal or through Platinum Card Services.
  • Lounge Access
    • Centurion Lounges
    • International American Express Lounges
    • Plaza Premium Lounges
    • Delta Sky Club
    • Airspace Lounges
    • Escape Lounges
    • Priority Pass
    • Executive Lounges by Swissport
    • Québec City’s Jean Lesage International Airport VIP Lounge
  • Fine Hotels & Resorts
    • Includes 4pm late checkout, complimentary daily breakfast for two, and more.
  • Complimentary Hotel Elite Status
    • Hilton Honors Gold
    • Marriott Bonvoy Gold
    • Shangri-La Golden Circle Jade
    • Radisson Rewards Gold
  • Toronto Airport Benefits
    • Pearson Airport Priority Security Lane.
    • Complimentary valet service at the Express Park and Daily Park.
    • 15% discount on parking rates at the Express Park and Daily Park.
  • Platinum Concierge
  • AMEX Invites
  • No Preset Spending Limit
  • Insurance and Protections

Sign Up Bonus (SUB)

The standard sign up bonus for the AMEX Platinum Card is 50,000 Membership Rewards Point after spending $3,000 in purchases in the first 3 months of Cardmembership. This is worth an easy $500 but can be worth more when transferred to airline partners.

Fees & Income Requirements

Annual Fee

The annual fee for the AMEX Platinum Card is CAD $699. With all the benefits offered, this can easily be worth the fee if you take advantage of the annual travel credit and the lounge access.

Authorized User Fee

The authorized user fee to add additional Platinum Cards will cost you CAD $175 each. Cardholders can also add additional Gold Cards for CAD $50 each. If you have friends and family that travel just as much as you, adding them as users can help build points faster and save money on lounge fees.

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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Total Earnings
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Cash Value
Cash value of total earnings based on currency worth.
Monetary Bonuses & Fees
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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 based on spend, benefits, and fees.
Total Return
The percent you are earning based on spend, earnings, and fees.

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