Conversion Calculator: AMEX Points To Emirates Miles

Point & Mile Transfers
Use the conversion calculator to calculate the transfer of AMEX Membership Rewards Points to Emirates Miles.
Last Updated 2022-12-01 By R.Flowers III

American Express Membership Rewards is one of several major U.S. credit card rewards programs that you can use to earn Emirates Miles. AMEX points can be transferred to Emirates Skywards at a rate 1:1 ratio.

Conversion Rate

Membership Rewards points can be transferred to Emirates Skywards at a 1:1 ratio meaning that every 1,000 AMEX points you transfer will give you 1,000 Emirates Skywards Miles. This provides one of the best ways to quickly build up your balance on everyday spending across AMEX's Membership Rewards credit cards.

Transfers to Emirates Skywards must be made in 1,000-point increments. You can transfer as little as 1,000 AMEX points and as many as 999,000 AMEX points to the Emirates Skywards program.

Transfer take up to 48 hours, but you will usually see the balance reflected in your account the same day.

Conversion Calculator

Use the Conversion Calculator to calculate the transfer of American Express Membership Rewards Points to Emirates Skywards Miles.

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Enter any amount of Membership Rewards points to calculate the transfer to Emirates Skywards miles.
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Other Ways To Earn Emirates Miles

Emirates Skywards is also a direct transfer partner of Citi ThankYou Rewards. This opens a handful of great credit cards that you can use to quickly build your miles through everyday spending and intro bonuses.

Citi ThankYou Rewards

Citi ThankYou Rewards points can be transferred to Emirates Skywards at a 1:1 ratio meaning that every 1,000 Citi points you transfer will give you 1,000 Emirates Miles. Citi offers several credit cards that earn ThankYou points, but you must be a Citi Premier® Card holder in order to transfer points to Emirates.

Here are the credit cards you can use to earn ThankYou points:

Credit Card Highlights Annual Fee
Best For Everyday Spending & Travel
  • Intro Bonus: 60,000 Bonus Points
  • Earn an unlimited 3X points on restaurant, supermarket, gas station, hotel, and air travel purchases
  • Earn 1X points on all other purchases
  • Receive an annual $100 credit on any $500+ hotel stay booked through the ThankYou.com portal
  • As a Citi Premier cardholder, transfer ThankYou Points to all of Citi's airline and hotel partners
$95
Best For 2% Back
  • Intro Bonus: No current offer.
  • Earn 2% on every purchase with unlimited 1% back when you buy, plus an additional 1% as you pay for those purchases
  • No annual fee
$0
Best For Automatically Maximizing Rewards
  • Intro Bonus: $200 cash back
  • Earn 5% back on your top eligible spend category each billing cycle, on up to the first $500 spent (then 1%)
  • Earn an unlimited 1% back on all other purchases
  • No annual fee
$0
Best For 10% Point Rebate
  • Intro Bonus: 20,000 Bonus Points
  • Earn 2X points on the first $6,000 spent at supermarkets and gas stations per year, then 1X.
  • Earn 1X points on all other purchases
  • Purchases made to the card will be rounded up to the nearest 10
  • Redeeming your ThankYou Points will earn you 10% of your points back into your account
$0

FAQ

Can you transfer AMEX points to Emirates?

Yes. You can transfer Membership Rewards points to Emirates Skywards at a 1:1 ratio.

What is the AMEX points to Emirates ratio?

Every 1,000 AMEX Membership Rewards points you transfer to Emirates Skywards will give you 1,000 Emirates Skywards miles.

Does it cost to transfer AMEX points to Emirates?

There is no fee to transfer Membership Rewards points to Emirates Skywards.

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