International American Express Membership Rewards Guide

American Express offers its Membership Rewards program in other countries besides the United States. However, each country has its own transfer and earn rates. For example, Hong Kong offers 700,000+ point sign up bonuses, but Membership Rewards only transfer at a 15 to 1 ratio to airline partners, which is similar to a 47,000 Membership Rewards in the United States.


Hong Kong Membership Rewards

15 Membership Rewards to 1 Airline Point

  • Asia Miles
  • British Airways
  • China Airlines
  • Emirates
  • Finnair
  • Malaysia Airlines
  • Singapore Airlines
  • Virgin Atlantic.

Other Ratios: Hilton (8,000 MR to 1,250 Hilton).


Australia Membership Rewards

1 Membership Reward to 1 Airline/Hotel Point:

  • Asia Miles
  • Etihad
  • Malaysia
  • Singapore
  • Thai
  • Virgin Atlantic
  • Virgin Australia
  • Hilton.

Other Ratios:

  • Air New Zealand (100 MR to 1 Air New Zealand)
  • Emirates (4 MR to 3 Emirates)

Canada Membership Rewards

1 Membership Reward to 1 Airline/Hotel Point:

  • Aeroplan
  • British Airways
  • Hilton

Other Ratios:

  • Asia Miles (1000 MR to 750 Asia Miles)
  • Delta (1000 MR to 750 Delta)
  • Etihad (1000 MR to 750 Etihad).

India Membership Rewards

2 Membership Rewards to 1 Airline Point:

  • Asia Miles
  • British Airways
  • Emirates
  • Finnair
  • Jet Airways
  • Qatar
  • Singapore Airlines
  • Virgin Atlantic

Other Ratios: Hilton (10 MR to 9 Hilton)


The United Kingdom Membership Rewards

1 Membership Reward to 1 Airline Point:

  • Asia Miles
  • British Airways
  • Delta
  • Emirates
  • Etihad
  • Finnair
  • Flying Blue
  • Iberia
  • SAS
  • Singapore
  • Virgin Atlantic.

Other Ratios:

  • Club Carlson (1 MR to 3 CC)
  • Hilton (1 MR to 2 Hilton)