AmEx Marriott Cards Offer Bonus Rewards on Travel-Related Spending

Funto OmojolaJul 16, 2021

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In the heat of summer travel season, two Marriott co-branded American Express credit cards are elevating rewards points on several travel spending categories.

Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant American Express Card
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From July 14 through Sept 30, 2021, existing holders of the Marriott Bonvoy and the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card can earn 6 Marriott Bonvoy points per dollar on the following categories:

  • Eligible car rentals.

  • Flights booked directly with airlines.

  • Gas purchases.

  • Transit, including rideshare, parking, tolls, trains and bus purchases.

  • Terms apply (see rates and fees).

Cardmembers who activate the offer will be able to earn up to 10,000 bonus points in each category for a total of up to 40,000 bonus points. Those who hold the legacy Marriott Bonvoy card need to activate the offer here, and those with the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card must follow this link.

This limited-time offer is in addition to existing Marriott Bonvoy benefits for cardholders, such as:

  • As part of an Uber and Marriott Bonvoy promotion, cardholders can earn up to 6 points per dollar on qualifying UberEats deliveries and 3 points per dollar spent on Uber XL, Comfort, SUV and Black rides.

  • Through Dec. 31, 2021, cardholders can also earn 10 points per dollar on eligible purchases made directly with Homes & Villas by Marriott International, on up to $7,500.

Other card features of the $450-annual-fee Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card remain unchanged.

To view rates and fees of the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card, see this page.

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