Tier Qualifying Points (TQPs) count toward your tier status and are earned by traveling on Amtrak and during special promotions. Tier status is based on the number of TQPs you earn in a calendar year.

How many TQPs do I need to reach tier status?

  • To reach Select status you need to earn 5,000 TQPs each year
  • To reach Select Plus status you need to earn 10,000 TQPs each year
  • To reach Select Executive status you need to earn 20,000 TQPs each year