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Rewarding Business Travel with American Express® Whether you are interested in Qantas travel rewards, Velocity travel rewards, or flexible travel rewards, there’s an American Express Business Card designed for business owners who travel.

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Platinum Business Card travel benefits:

• Platinum Travel – available 24/7, a team of travel experts will attend to your travel requests, including booking flights, hotels, meeting space, and restaurants

• Access to 600 VIP lounges in 100 countries – including complimentary Virgin Lounge access1 and Priority Pass membership2

• Cover while traveling – Travel Inconvenience Cover3 will look after you during unexpected flight delays, missed connections, and luggage delays

Learn more about business travel rewards with the Platinum Business Card.

Reward points for Qantas and Velocity frequent flyer programs

You can earn up to 2 points per dollar spent with our Qantas4 and Velocity5 airline Partner Cards, when you spend on selected flights and services.

These Cards also come with benefits geared specifically towards frequent flyers. Depending on which Frequent Flyer Card you choose you could receive:

Travel Inconvenience Cover – included as standard across all Qantas6 and Velocity7 Cards, insuring you against flight delays, missed connections, or delayed luggage when you book your travel with your Card

Transport Accident Cover - when you book your travel with your Qantas6 or Velocity7 Cards

Complimentary Domestic and Overseas Travel Insurance - included with the American Express Velocity Business Card7, meaning you’ll be covered when you book your travel with your Card

Our Partner Cards transfer points to their frequent flyer schemes every month, so your points should be ready to use as soon as it’s been transferred.

All American Express Business Cards benefit from:

American Express Travel benefits

Access to services and exclusive deals through American Express Travel

Points with business travel

Earning points every time you use your Card to pay for business trips

However you travel for business, we aim to reward business owners who use American Express.

Travel with your points

Let your points take you further. With our Membership Rewards scheme you can choose to:

Business travel rewards with American Express

Transfer your points to up to 10 leading airline rewards programs8 at the click of a button

Travel with business reward points on American Express Travel

Pay for travel using your points through a simple online system at American Express Travel

As well as giving you different options for travel, Membership Rewards points can be used for a range of business rewards.

Terms & Conditions

American Express approval criteria applies. Subject to Terms and Conditions. Fees and charges apply. All information is correct as at 24 April 2015 and is subject to change. This offer is only available to those who reside in Australia. Cards are offered, issued and administered by American Express Australia Limited.

  1. Access is complimentary for the Basic Platinum Business Card Member and one complimentary guest only. The Basic Platinum Business Card Member and guest must be travelling with Virgin Australia domestically. Access is to Virgin Australia-branded lounges in Australia only. Name on boarding pass must match the name on Platinum Business Card. The Platinum Business Card Member and guest must present his or her valid Card and same-day boarding pass (containing their Virgin Australia Velocity Frequent Flyer number and status) to Virgin Australia lounge agents. One guest per Basic Platinum Business Card Member permitted. Guest must be travelling on the same Virgin Australia flight and present boarding pass. All access is subject to space availability. This benefit is subject to change. Visit virginaustralia.com/lounge for full terms and conditions.
  2. Complimentary Priority Pass membership is available to the Basic Platinum and one nominated Supplementary Card Member per account on enrolment to Priority Pass membership. It can take up to eight weeks to receive a Priority Pass card. Platinum Business Card Members must present the Priority Pass card and same day boarding pass to gain entry into the lounge. Use of this card means full acceptance of Priority Pass conditions of use. Any travel companions will be assessed a guest visit fee at the prevailing rate, currently USD27, per person, per visit. The fee will be charged to the Platinum Card account on file. Additional Supplementary Card enrolments will be charged at a reduced rate of USD249, per year. Visit prioritypass.com for full program terms and conditions.
  3. American Express Business Card Insurances are underwritten by ACE Insurance Limited (ABN 23 001 642 020, AFSL No. 239687) (ACE) and are subject to the terms and conditions and exclusions contained in the policy of insurance between American Express Australia Limited (ABN 92 108 952 085, AFSL No. 291313 (American Express) and ACE relating to the American Express Business Cards. This site does not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. It is important for you to read the Terms and Conditions available at americanexpress.com.au/businesst&cs and consider the appropriateness of that insurance in relation to your individual requirements.
  4. You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program to earn and redeem Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and the earning and redemption of points are subject to the Terms and Conditions of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program available at qantas.com/terms. Points are earned in accordance with and subject to the Qantas American Express Business Credit Card Points Terms and Conditions available at americanexpress.com.au/businesst&cs, and exclusions apply. Eligible purchases do not include cash advances, interest, balance transfer payments, fees and charges for traveller's cheques and foreign currencies - these do not earn Qantas Points. For the full list of exclusions, please refer to the Qantas American Express Business Credit Card Points Terms and Conditions available at americanexpress.com.au/businesst&cs
  5. Velocity Points are earned in accordance with and subject to the Velocity American Express Cards Points Terms and Conditions, and exclusions apply. Eligible purchases do not include cash advances, fees and charges for traveller's cheques and foreign currencies. These do not earn Velocity Points. For the full list of exclusions, please refer to the Velocity American Express Card Points Terms and Conditions available at americanexpress.com.au/velocitypointsconditions. The earn rate of 2 Points per $1 spent on Virgin Australia only applies to purchases made in Australia.
  6. American Express Business Credit Card Insurances are underwritten by ACE Insurance Limited (ABN 23 001 642 020, AFSL No. 239687) (ACE) and are subject to the terms and conditions and exclusions contained in policy of insurance between American Express Australia Limited (ABN 92 108 952 085, AFSL No. 291313 (American Express) and ACE relating to the Qantas American Express Business Credit Card. This site does not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. It is important for you to read the Terms and Conditions available at americanexpress.com.au/businesst&cs and consider the appropriateness of that insurance in relation to your individual requirements.
  7. American Express Business Card Insurances are underwritten by ACE Insurance Limited (ABN 23 001 642 020, AFSL No. 239687) (ACE) and are subject to the terms, conditions and exclusions contained in policy of insurance between American Express Australia Limited (ABN 92 108 952 085, AFSL No. 291313) (American Express) and ACE relating to the American Express Velocity Business Card. This site does not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. It is important for you to read the Terms and Conditions available at americanexpress.com.au/businesst&cs and consider the appropriateness of that insurance in relation to your individual requirements.
  8. To transfer points into an airline/travel partner program you must be a member of the relevant airline/travel rewards partner program. Membership of the airline/travel rewards partner program is the Card Member’s responsibility. Subject to the Terms & Conditions of the applicable partner program and a joining fee may apply.

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