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AMEX Points/American Airlines - Help!

Discussion in 'questions. answers. conversations.' started by Emily S, May 2, 2019.

  1. Emily S

    Emily S Reader

    Hello!

    I am an EA who needs to book AA flights using AMEX points. As AA is not a direct partner, what is the best way to do this without booking through AMEX Travel?

    Thanks!
     
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  2. OCTinPHL

    OCTinPHL Active Member

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    Hi Emily, you can transfer Amex MR points to Marriott (I think at a 1-1 ratio), and then transfer Marriott points to AA, BUT it is not a 1-1 ratio. Either 2-1 or even 3-1. Not a great use of points. Why not book through Amex travel?
     
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  3. David W

    David W Well-Known Member

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    If there's saver space, you can transfer the Amex MR points to BA Avios to book.
     
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