Points Programs

Below are some in-depth guides on maximizing Canada’s best points programs for booking amazing travel.

Transferrable Points Currencies

American Express Membership Rewards

Earn points easily via credit card signup bonuses
Transfer to frequent flyer programs at great value

RBC Avion

RBC’s in-house points program
Transfer to Avios, WestJet, Asia Miles, and AAdvantage

Frequent Flyer Programs


The best frequent flyer program for Canadians
Redeem for business class & First Class at excellent value

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan

Redeem on premium partner airlines for excellent value
Generous routing rules and stopover policies

British Airways Avios

Best value for short-haul flights around the world
Access unique sweet spots on Oneworld airlines

Cathay Pacific Asia Miles

One-way long-haul premium flights
Oneworld Multi-Carrier Award Chart

Hotel Loyalty Programs

Hilton Honors

Earn points through Amex US credit cards
Redeem points at aspirational high-end hotel stays

Marriott Bonvoy

The best hotel loyalty program for Canadians
Redeem points at 7,000+ hotels or transfer to 40+ airlines

Other Loyalty Programs

Air Miles

Earn miles through credit cards and frequent shopping promotions
Redeem points for economy class flights, hotels, and car rentals

Useful Resources

Newbie's Guide to Miles & Points

Get started with earning and redeeming points!

Points Valuations

Our valuations of the major points currencies in Canada

COVID-19 Relief Measures

List of loyalty program measures due to COVID-19

The Lingo

Glossary of key Miles & Points terminology