Calculate AMEX Points To Pounds

Points To Pounds Calculator
AMEX points to pounds calculator for determining the average cash value of American Express Membership Rewards points based on redemption.
Last Updated 2022-06-26

American Express UK Membership Rewards Points are worth between 0.4p to 0.5p when redeemed through AMEX, and up to 2p when transferred to airline and hotel partners. This means 10,000 points can have a value of anywhere from £40 to £200.

AMEX points value

Redemption option Redemption value
Transferring points to airline partners for premium, First, and Business class redemptions 1p - 2p+
Transferring points to airline partners for economy class redemptions 0.5p - 1.3p
Transferring points to hotel and other partners 0.5p - 1p
Redeeming points for gift cards 0.5p
Shop with points redemptions 0.45p
Using points to cover card charges 0.4p

Average redemption value

The table below lists the value of Membership Rewards Points for several denominations when valued at an average of 0.5p.

AMEX Points Value
AMEX Points Cash Value
1 Point 0.5p
1,000 Points £5
5,000 Points £25
10,000 Points £50
25,000 Points £125
50,000 Points £250
100,000 Points £500

Convert AMEX points to pounds

Use the AMEX Points Value Calculator to determine the average value of Membership Rewards Points when used for travel, gift cards, card charges, and more. This will give you an idea of how much your points are worth on average.

Enter any amount of AMEX points to calculate the value in pounds.
Points
Redemption options Average value
Transferring points to airline partners for premium, First, and Business class redemptions £0 - £0+
Transferring points to airline partners for economy class redemptions £0 - £0
Transferring points to hotel and other partners £0 - £0
Redeeming points for gift cards £0
Shop with points redemptions £0
Using points to cover card charges £0

Redemption value calculator

Use the Redemption Value Calculator to determine the exact cash value of your Membership Rewards points. You'll need to know the full cost of the redemption in cash and the price in points plus any additional cash, taxes, or fees you may have to pay.

This will help you easily calculate which redemption gives you the best value.

Cost of Redemption In Cash
Enter how much the redemption would cost you if you paid cash.
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Cost of Redemption In AMEX Points
Enter how much the redemption would cost you in Membership Rewards points.
Cost in AMEX Points
Points
Add'l cash, taxes, or fees
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Redemption Value
This is how much your Membership Rewards points would be worth based on the values entered above.
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Ways to earn AMEX points

American Express UK Membership Rewards Points are earned through intro bonuses and everyday spending across AMEX credit cards. AMEX offers a total of six credit cards consisting of four personal cards and two business cards that you can use to rapidly build up your rewards.

Listed below are a few of the top picks for earning Membership Reward points.

Best For Lounge Access & Luxury Travel

The Platinum Card®
The Platinum Card®
Annual Fee: £575
Rewards Rate
2X
Earn 2 points for every £1 spent on amextravel.co.uk.
1X
Earn 1 point for every £1 spent on all card purchases.
30,000 Points
Earn 30,000 Membership Rewards® points when you spend £4,000 in your first three months of Cardmembership. Terms apply.

Best For Flexible Travel Rewards

American Express® Preferred Rewards Gold Credit Card
American Express® Preferred Rewards Gold Credit Card
Annual Fee: £140 (£0 in your first year)
Rewards Rate
3X
Earn 3X points for every £1 spent at American Express Travel.
2X
Earn 2x points for every £1 spent directly with airlines or in a foreign currency.
1X
Earn 1X points for every £1 spent on all other purchases.
20,000 Points
Earn 20,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend £3,000 in your first three months of Cardmembership.

Best For Lounge Access & Luxury Business Travel

The American Express® Business Platinum Card
The American Express® Business Platinum Card
Annual Fee: £595
Rewards Rate
2X
Earn 2 Membership Rewards® points for every £1 spent when you book your flights, hotels, car hire or experiences through American Express Travel.
1X
Earn 1 Membership Rewards® point for every full £1 you spend on the Card.
40,000 Points
Earn 40,000 Membership Rewards® points if you are approved and spend £6,000 in the first three months of Cardmembership.

FAQ

How much is 1 AMEX Point worth?

1 AMEX Point has an average value of £0.005.