Hilton Honors Points Calculators

Hilton Honors Points Calculators for calculating earnings on Hilton stays, the transfer of points to/from Hilton, and the cash value of Hilton points. You can also calculate how many Hilton Honors Points you can earn with Hilton credit cards based on monthly/yearly spend.

Program Details

When it comes to locations and rooms available, Hilton is a great option. It is one of the largest hotel chains in the world alongside Marriott and IHG. Hilton has more than 5,200 properties totaling over 800,000+ rooms across 105 countries/territories.

Hilton Brands

Within the Hilton portfolio are 15 brands to choose from that are split into luxury, upper upscale, upscale, upper midscale, and midscale. Hilton also has timeshare properties. Hilton's brands are:

  • Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
  • LXR Hotels & Resorts
  • Conrad Hotels & Resorts
  • Canopy by Hilton
  • Hilton Hotels & Resorts
  • Curio Collection by Hilton
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton
  • DoubleTree by Hilton
  • Tapestry Collection by Hilton
  • Hilton Garden Inn
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton
  • Motto by Hilton
  • Hampton by Hilton
  • Home2 Suites by Hilton
  • Tru by Hilton
  • Hilton Grand Vacations (Timeshare)

Credit Card Rewards Calculators

The Hilton Honors Credit Card Calculators will calculate how many Hilton Honors Points you can earn based on your monthly and yearly spend across categories. Each calculator will also output the cash value of the card based on your spend, how much the card benefits are worth to you, your Hilton Honors elite status, and annual fees.

Compare Hilton cards side by side based on spend, elite status, benefits and fees.

You can compare the results side by side any credit cards featured on the site to find out which earns you the most rewards and the best return. If cookies are enabled, all spend entered (primary/first column only) will carry over to all credit card calculators on the website.

Best Credit Cards For Hilton Honors Points

Hilton Honors Points can be earned running spend through Hilton Honors credit cards and transfer partner credit cards. You can use this tool to find out which credit cards will earn you the most Hilton Honors Points and best returns based on your spend.

U.S. Hilton Honors Credit Card Calculators

Hilton offers four U.S. American Express credit cards. Each card offers a certain amount of bonus points per $1 spent at Hilton and several other categories along with Hilton Honors elite status and other various travel perks. The card you choose will depend on how often you stay Hilton Hotels.

Credit Card Comparison Calculators

Comparison Calculators features side by side comparisons of frequently compared credit cards and groups of credit cards. Per the usual, you will be able to calculate total rewards and the cash value of the cards based on monthly/yearly spend, how much you value the card benefits, and any annual fees the card may have. For these calculators, you will only be able to compare results against the cards featured in the comparison.

Transfer Partners

Hilton Honors Points can be transferred to more than 40 different airline partners and Amtrak. Transferring to Hilton's partners will not earn you many airline miles or rail points, but it can be useful for topping off your account if you're a few rewards shy of a redemption.

You can also transfer rewards earned with other programs directly to your Hilton Honors account. This allows you to easily top off your Hilton Honors account which is the better option over buying points.

Earning Rewards

Hilton Honors Points are primarily earned by staying at Hilton brand hotels. You'll earn 10 base points per $1 spent along with bonus points based on your Hilton Honors Elite Status. You can pile on even more points if you use a Hilton Honors credit card.

In addition to staying at Hilton brand hotels, you can also earn Hilton Honors Points by spending with Hilton's partners. This includes renting cars, using Lyft's rideshare services, dining out at restaurants, booking cruises, and more.

Hilton Car Rental Partners

You can earn Hilton Honors Points booking car rentals through the Hilton Rental Car portal. This allows you to book cars with Alamo, Enterprise, and National. In additional to earning bonus points, you'll also earn discounts off the base rate.

Hilton Lyft Partnership

You can earn (and redeem) Hilton Honors Points with Lyft. Once you link your Hilton and Lyft accounts, you can earn up to 3 Hilton Honors Points. This is a great way to easily build your point balance if you frequently use the rideshare service.

Hilton Honors Dining

You can earn Hilton Honors Points dining out at your favorite local restaurants. Depending on how often you eat out, you can earn up to 8x Hilton Honors Points per $1 spent. Combine this earning rate with a credit card that earns great return on dining (such as Hilton's own credit cards) and you can easily rake in lots of points quickly.

Buying Rewards

If transferring points to your Hilton Honors account is not an option, the next option to instantly add points to your account is buying Hilton Honors Points. At the standard rate, Hilton Honors Points will cost you 1 cent. You can buy as little as 1,000 Hilton Honors Points for $10 or as many as 80,000 Hilton Honors Points for $800 in a single transaction with the ability to buy up to 80,000 Hilton Honors Points per year.

Buying Hilton Points
Hilton Points Cost
Cost Per Point
1,000 - 80,000 Points 1 Cent

Hilton offers the chance to buy points at a heavy discount several times per year. There best promotion is usually the 100% More Promo in which you can buy Hilton Honors Points for 0.5 cents each which is half off the standard price. If you're in need of topping off your account, buying during the promotions is the best time to do so.

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How To Buy Hilton Honors Points

  1. Head over to Hilton's Buy Points page.
  2. Log into your Hilton Honors account.
  3. Select how many Hilton Honors Points you want to buy.
  4. Enter your payment information.
  5. Review the order and agree to the terms & conditions.
  6. Click Purchase.

Your purchased points should post to your account within a few minutes, but it can take up to 24 hours. If you're a Canadian resident, do note that you will be charged GST/HST which will up the overall cost of points by a small amount.


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