By: Mary Elizabeth Hammond
Expedia is a go-to for affordable travel, but if you’re not signed up for Expedia Rewards, you’re missing out on some free savings. The loyalty program, which is free to sign up for, earns you points on every booking that you can use toward your next vacation. On average, Expedia Rewards Members save $35 per booking with their points. Groupon Coupons has everything you need to know about this program and how you can use it to your advantage. Our first tip: combine your savings with our collection of Expedia coupons.
Expedia Rewards is a three-tiered loyalty program that earns you rewards points for every dollar you spend on Expedia. You can earn points by booking hotels, rental cars, flights, things to do, and travel packages.
When you first join Expedia Rewards, you’ll start at the Blue level. You’ll graduate to the Silver and Gold levels by hitting a minimum spend or number of completed stays. Here’s how it works:
Get more points: Download the Expedia App and get double the points when you book in the app. You’ll also earn triple points on VIP Access stays!
When checking out, look for “Use My Points” under payment options. Your points should become available for you to use 30–90 days after you complete your trip. Points need to be used within 18 months.
Signing up for Expedia Credit Cards can also help you rack up reward travel points. Expedia offers two types of cards—the Expedia Rewards Voyager Card from Citi and Expedia Rewards Card from Citi.
With the Expedia Rewards Voyager Card from Citi you get:
With the Expedia Rewards Card from Citi you get:
Check out our breakdown of the Expedia Credit Cards for more info.
Looking for more ways to save? Our Expedia Savings Guide helps you get the biggest bang for your buck on your next trip.