American Express Hilton Honors Credit Card Review


Application Link

  • Current Bonus: 100,000 Hilton Points
  • Target Bonus: 100,000 Hilton Points

Annual Fee: $0

Earning Hilton Points

  • 7 points per dollar at Hilton Hotels
  • 5 points per dollar at U.S restaurants, U.S. supermarkets, and U.S. gas stations
  • 3 points per dollar everywhere else.

Hilton Honors Card Benefits

  •  Silver Elite Status
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • 500 point bonus when you use book directly with Hilton and use your card
  • Baggage insurance
  • Secondary rental car insurance
  • 90-day purchase and return protection

Comparison Chart of Hilton Credit Cards

 Hilton HonorsAscendAspireBusiness
Sign Up Bonus100,000150,000150,000125,000
Annual Fee$0$95$450$95
Earning at Hilton7x12x14x12x
Earning on U.S. Restaurants5x6x7x6x
Earning on U.S. Gas5x6x3x6x
Earning on U.S. Grocery Stores5x6x3x3x
Earning on U.S. wireless phone and shipping3x3x3x6x
Earning on Flights Directly with Airlines and Car Rental3x3x7x6x
Earning on All Other Purchases3x3x3x3x
Elite StatusSilverGoldDiamondGold
Annual Free NightNoneOne Weekend if you spend $15,000One weekend night. If you spend $60,000, you get an additional nightIf you spend $15,000, one free weekend night. Second night if you spend $60,000
Priority PassNone10 passesUnlimited plus two guests10 passes
Hilton Resort CreditNoneNone$250None
Airline CreditNoneNone$250None