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Travel with Points and soak up the rewards

Travel with Points and soak up the rewards

Take the guesswork out of your travel plans with fixed points amounts for eligible flights.

The Fixed Points Travel Program


Perfect for booking a last-minute getaway or relaxing retreat. Book with confidence with return airfares from 15,000 points1.


Simply choose a flight category – such as Canada/U.S., Europe or Worldwide – to see the corresponding fixed number of points you will need, which covers up to a maximum base ticket1.


Make it easy to book last minute


Choose between Economy and Business below to see where the Fixed Points Travel Program will take you.

Eligible Routes*


15,000 Points**
Popular routes:
Canada/U.S. (Short Haul)
Calgary – Vancouver

Montreal – New York

Toronto – Montreal

Toronto – New York

Toronto – Ottawa

Maximum base ticket price $300


20,000 Points**

Explore closer to home

Canada/U.S. (Short Haul)

Within or from a Canadian Province/Territory to an adjacent Canadian Province/Territory/U.S. State (except Alaska)***

Maximum base ticket price $300

Canada/U.S. Long Haul Logo

40,000 Points**
Discover North America 
Canada/U.S. (Long Haul)

From a Canadian Province/Territory to a non-adjacent Canadian Province/Territory/ U.S. State (except Hawaii and Alaska)***

Maximum base ticket price $700

Canada/U.S. Long Haul Logo

50,000 Points**
Pick your vacation spot
Canada to Alaska, Bermuda, Caribbean, Central America, Hawaii or Mexico

Maximum base ticket price $800

Canada Logo

60,000 Points**
Discover Europe
Canada to destinations in Europe

Maximum base ticket price $900

Worldwide Logo

100,000 Points**
Canada to destinations in Africa, Asia, Australia, Middle East, New Zealand, South America or South Pacific

Maximum base ticket price $1,700

* Return airfares only


** Based on the highest class of service within the itinerary. Itineraries that contain flights with Premium Economy and/or First Class cabin fares are not eligible for the Fixed Points Travel Program.

*** Adjacent is defined as a geographical jurisdiction (Province/Territory/State within Canada and Continental U.S.) that has a land border with another geographical jurisdiction. The following are exceptions to the definition and are considered to be short haul flights: (i) travel between any of the four provinces in Atlantic Canada; (ii) travel originating in Ontario and going to either New York or Michigan. Determination of geographical jurisdictions is based on the IATA code.

Eligible Membership Rewards Enrolled Card Products: American Express® Card, American Express® Gold Rewards Card, The Platinum Card®, Centurion® Card from American Express, American Express Cobalt™ Card, Choice Card from American Express™, American Express® Corporate Card for Small Business, American Express® Business Gold Rewards Card, American Express Business Edge™ Card, The Business Platinum Card® from American Express, American Express® Corporate Green Card, American Express® Corporate Gold Card, and The Corporate Platinum Card® from American Express. 

Redeeming your points is easy:



Redeem your points for an eligible return flight to a popular destination. 


The Fixed Points Travel Program will only be available if you have enough Membership Rewards points to cover all travellers at the fixed points amount.1



Redeem the fixed points amount towards the base ticket price, which is the cost of the flight excluding taxes, fees, and carrier surcharges. 


You can also use your Membership Rewards® points to pay for taxes, fees and other surcharges!2


Don’t have enough points to redeem for the Fixed Points Travel Program?



Try the Flexible Points Travel Program to use your points to pay for some (or all!) of your travel purchases including 

taxes, fees, and surcharges3 charged to your card through American Express Travel Services or

at www.americanexpress.ca/travel

Click here to learn more about the Flexible Points Travel Program.

1,000 Membership Rewards points = $10 Travel Credit

The hardest part is choosing where to fly

Book your next flight with the Fixed Points Travel Program and get the most out of your points.