American Express Travel: Planning Your Next Trip

American Express Travel is a travel agency offering booking services for flights, hotels, cruises, and other travel experiences. They also offer travel insurance and other benefits to cardholders.

Here’s an overview of what American Express Travel offers:


  • Flights: Search and compare fares from various airlines.
  • Hotels: Find hotels in various destinations and filter by price, amenities, and more
  • Cruises: Browse various cruise lines and itineraries.
  • Other travel experiences: Book tours, activities, and more.


  • Travel insurance: Some American Express cards offer travel insurance benefits, such as trip cancellation protection and medical insurance.
  • Membership Rewards points: Earn points on travel bookings that can be redeemed for travel, merchandise, and more (if you have an eligible American Express card).
  • Fine Hotels + Resorts: Book luxury hotels with benefits like guaranteed late check-out and room upgrades (with select American Express cards).
  • The Hotel Collection: Book boutique hotels with benefits like room upgrades and complimentary amenities (with select American Express cards).

Things to consider:

  • Fees: American Express Travel may charge booking fees, so be sure to compare prices before booking.
  • Card benefits: The benefits you receive will depend on the American Express card you have.
  • Alternatives: There are many other travel agencies and booking platforms available, so be sure to compare prices and offerings before booking.

Here are some additional resources that you may find helpful:

  • American Express Travel website: []
  • NerdWallet review of American Express Travel: [[invalid URL removed]]
  • The Points Guy review of American Express Travel: [[invalid URL removed]]

I hope this information helps you plan your next trip!