When Do IHG Rewards Points Expire?

IHG Rewards points expire 12 months after account inactivity, but you extend the expiration by earning or redeeming one point.

IHG points also won’t expire if you are an IHG elite member, which you can earn easily by holding the Chase IHG Rewards Premier or IHG Rewards Traveler credit card.

Due to COVID-19, IHG paused the expiration of all IHG points to June 30, 2021.

How to Extend Your IHG Points

There are several ways to extend the expiration of your IHG points: