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With this American card, customers can earn 12X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases charged on their Card directly with a hotel or resort within the Hilton portfolio. Customers can also earn 6X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases on their Card at U.S. restaurants, U.S. supermarkets, and U.S. gas stations and they can earn 3X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for all other eligible purchases on their Card.
Customers can earn 150,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points with the Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card after they use their new Card to make $2,000 in eligible purchases within the first 3 months of Card Membership. Plus, they can earn a $150 statement credit after their first purchase on the Hilton Surpass Card within their first 3 months.
You can earn 130,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you spend $2,000 (the “Threshold Amount”) on eligible purchases on your Card in your first 3 months of Card Membership starting from the date your account is approved. In rare instances, your period to spend $2,000 may be shorter than 3 months if there is a delay in receiving your Card. Also, purchases may fall outside of the 3 month period in some cases, such as a delay in merchants submitting transactions to us or if the purchase date differs from the date you made the transaction. (For example, if you buy goods online, the purchase date may be the date the goods are shipped).
The introductory annual fee for the Hilton Honors American Express Surpass Card will be $0 for the first year of Card Membership. After that, the annual fee will be $95. American Express Card Members have exclusive access to tickets before the general public for the specified sales window. Simply pay with your American Express Card. Tickets are subject to the rules, terms & conditions, and fees set by the ticket seller, promoter and/or the venue, as applicable.
The American Express App and app features are available only for eligible Card accounts in the United States. American Express prepaid Cards and Cards issued by non-American Express issuers are not eligible. You will receive 9 additional Hilton Honors Bonus Points, for a total of 12, for each dollar of eligible purchases charged directly with a property within the Hilton portfolio, including bookings and incidental charges.
To receive the 9 additional Hilton Honors Bonus Points for charges made at the time of booking, the booking must be made directly through a reservation channel operated by Hilton. You can receive the 9 additional Hilton Honors Bonus Points for incidental charges made at the hotel (including charges made at restaurants, spas, and other establishments) if those charges can be and are charged to your room and paid for with your Hilton Honors American Express Surpass Card at checkout.
You will receive complimentary Hilton Honors Gold status with your Hilton Honors American Express Surpass Card.
Complimentary Gold status benefit is only available to the Basic Card Member. If, in any calendar year of Card Membership, your total eligible purchases on your Hilton Honors American Express Surpass account reach $15,000, you will receive a Free Weekend Night Reward from Hilton Honors.
The Free Weekend Night Reward will be issued in the form of a redeemable code and sent to you in an email from Hilton Honors to the email address listed on your Hilton Honors account. You will receive the reward email within 8-12 weeks after you have met the purchase requirement.
You may receive an upgrade to Hilton Honors Diamond status if the total eligible purchases on your Card Account during a calendar year reach $40,000 or more. A calendar year is from January 1 to December 31 regardless of when you open your Card Account. Eligible purchases are purchases for goods and services minus returns and other credits.