What Are Points & Miles Worth November 2018 0

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While it’s not always easy to put an exact valuation on points and miles, you can make some educated guesses based on their redemption value, purchase cost and other factors.

These valuations take into consideration recent changes from Citi, Marriott Rewards and others.

Frequent flier programmes

Le Club AccorHotels

  • 2.0 cents per point (no change over last month)

Aeroplan

  • 1.5 cents per mile (no change since last year)

Alaska Airlines

  • 1.8 cents per mile (slightly cheaper than last year at this time)

American AAdvantage

  • 1.4 cents per mile (no recent changes; however, keep in mind that reduced mileage awards are available through January)

American Express Membership Rewards

  • 1.9 cents per point (no recent changes)

All Nippon Airways

  • 1.6 cents per mile (no recent changes)

Cathay Pacific Asia Miles

  • 1.3 cents per mile (slightly more affordable than last year at this time)

British Airways Avios

  • 1.5 cents per Avios (no recent changes)

Bank of American Premium Rewards

  • 1 point equals 1 cent (no recent changes)

Chase Ultimate Rewards

  • 2 cents per point (This price, slightly cheaper than last year at the same time, includes a valuation of the new Chase Travel Portal)

Citi ThankYou Points

  • 1.7 cents per point (slightly more expensive than last year at this time, partially thanks to the increase in the JetBlue transfer ratio)

Delta Sky Miles

  • 1.2 cents per mile (no recent change)

Etihad Guest

  • 1.4 cents per mile (no recent change)

Flying Blue

  • 1.2 cents per mile (slightly cheaper than last year at the same time)

Hawaiian Airlines

  • 1.2 cents per mile (no recent change)

Hilton Honors

  • 0.6 cents per point (no recent change)

World of Hyatt Points

  • 1.8 cents per point (no recent change)

IHG Rewards Club

  • 0.6 cents per point (slightly cheaper than last year at this time)

JetBlue Flying Blue

  • 1.3 cents per mile (no recent changes) 

Marriott Rewards

  • 0.9 cents per point (no recent changes)

Qatar Airways Miles

  • 0.8 cents per mile (down 0.3 cents from last year at this time)

Radisson Rewards

  • 0.4 cents per point (no recent changes)

The Ritz-Carlton Rewards

  • 0.9 cents per point (no recent changes)

Singapore KrisFlyer Miles

  • 1.4 cents per mile (slightly more affordable than last year at this time)

Southwest Airlines

  • 1.5 cents per mile (no recent changes)

Turkish Airlines Miles and Smiles Miles

  • 1.3 cents per mile (no recent changes)

United MileagePlus Miles

  • 1.4 cents per mile (slightly more affordable than last year)

Wells Fargo Go Far Rewards

  • 1.5 cents per point (no recent change)

Wyndham Rewards

  • 1.2 cents per point (no recent change)

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