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What is the American Express Travel Gift Certificate?

The American Express Travel Gift Certificate is a unique and practical idea that lets you give the gift everyone loves — travel. To find out why American Express Travel Gift Certificates are the perfect gift for any occasion, read our FAQs:

How can it be used?
How much does it cost?
Where can it be used?
How can I pay for it?
Can it be combined with other discounts or offers?
Where can I get American Express Travel Gift Certificates?
What are the Terms & Conditions?

How can it be used?
It is the perfect gift for all occasions, including birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, seasonal holidays and graduations. It's a great idea to have family or friends jointly contribute to the value of a Travel Gift Certificate.

On the business side — the uses are numerous. Consider the American Express Travel Gift Certificate for your next incentive award, sales bonus, lucky draw or door prize. It's the perfect gift for anyone who deserves special recognition and attention.
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How much does it cost?
Certificates are available in $50, $100, and $500 denominations and there's no service charge. You choose the combination that's best for you.
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Where can it be used?
The Certificate can be redeemed for vacation travel purchases made at any American Express Travel Services location in Canada. Eligible purchases include airline tickets, tour packages, hotel and car rental reservations, train tickets and cruises booked with an American Express Preferred Supplier. Certain restrictions apply. See your American Express Travel Counsellor for a list of preferred suppliers.
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How can I pay for it?
You can pay for the American Express Travel Gift Certificate via cash, cheque or the American Express Card. It's that flexible.
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Can it be combined with other discounts or offers?
As long as you meet the terms and conditions of the other offers or discounts, you can use the American Express Travel Gift Certificate just like you would cash.
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Where can I get American Express Travel Gift Certificates?
They are available exclusively through participating American Express Travel Services locations in Canada. Use the Travel Services Location Finder to find the Canadian office nearest you. Please call before going to the location to determine if they sell American Express Travel Gift Certificates.
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What are the Terms & Conditions?
  • American Express Travel Gift Certificates cannot be redeemed for cash, Travellers Cheques or credit or as payment for any other transaction.
  • Certificates are not replaceable if lost or stolen.
  • Certificates are in Canadian funds.
  • If the holiday package purchased is worth more than the value of the Certificate, the balance can be settled separately by using cash or a major credit card. If the holiday package costs less than the value of the Certificate, we'll issue you a new lower denomination Certificate to use on your next trip.
  • Cheque writing privileges are in accordance with normal American Express travel location procedures. See your American Express Travel Counsellor for details.
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