[Tutorial] Step-by-Step Point-Transfer: Citi ThankYou Point

Citi Thankyou Point – The Rising Star of the Flexible Points System!!

Step-by-Step Point-Transfer Tutorial:

  1. Chase Ultimate Rewards
  2. American Express Membership Rewards
  3. Citi Thank You Points
  4. Starwood Preferred Guest Starpoints

Please review this article before you read this tutorial if you are not familiar with Citi Thank You Points (TYP) system. Here is the tutorial to show you how to transfer Citi ThankYou Points to airline/hotel partners: 

First, log in your Citi online account, you will see the following screen:

Click on “Point Summary” under “Thankyou from Citi” icon on the right side of the screen. Then, you will see the following screen: 

Click “More Ways to Redeem” on the top. You will see the following screen:

After click “Point Transfer”, you will see the list of transfer partners. Here is the list of the transfer partners of Citi:

We will use Singapore Airlines as an example. As you can see, Singapore Airlines are also the transfer partners of AMEX, Chase, and SPG. It makes it is easier to earn more miles for Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer program. 

Choose Singapore Airlines and click “Transfer Now”. You can start the process to transfer points.

In this page, you can enter the number or use the scroll bar to decide how many points you would like to transfer.  After you have decided the number of points, scroll down the screen you can find the following screen:

You need to enter your member ID of Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer program twice.  (You can choose the option to let system remember the member ID).  Check “I accept the Points Transfer Terms and Conditions” and click “Transfer Points”. Then you will see the following review screen before Citi initiate the transfer:


After you confirm all the information is correct, click “Confirm Transfer” to finish the process. System will send out the confirmation email. Here is the list of time requirement for Citi to complete the point-transfer to partners:

Hotel Partners:

  • Hilton HHonors: In 24 hours1 TY Point = 1.5 Point

Airline Partners:

  • JetBlue TrueBlue: Instant, 1 TY Point = 0.8 point
  • AirFrance/KLM FlyingBlue: Instant1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Cathay Pacific Asia Miles: 1 ~ 2 days1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Etihad Airways Guest: 3 ~ 6 days1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • EVA Air Infinity MileageLands: 1 ~ 2 days1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Garuda Indonesia: 1 ~ 2 days1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Malaysian Enrich: 1 ~ 2 days1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Qantas Frequent Flyer: 1 ~ 2 days1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Qatar Airways Privilege Club: 1 ~ 2 days, 1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Singapore Airlines Krisflyer: 1 ~ 2 days1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Thai Airways Royal Orchid Plus: 3 ~ 6 days1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Virgin Atlantic Flying Club: 1 ~ 2 days1 TY Point = 1 mile
  • Virgin America Elevate: 1 ~ 2 days2 TY Point = 1 mile

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