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The American Express Velocity Escape Card

Card Type
Annual Fee
$0 p.a.
Interest Rate
20.74% p.a on purchases1
Interest Free Period
Up to 55 days2
*Terms & Conditions

Key Benefits

Earn Velocity Points

Earn up to 0.75 Velocity Points per $1 spent on everyday purchases3, and 1.75 Velocity Points per $1 spent on purchases with Virgin Australia3

Refund and Purchase Protection

Shop with confidence thanks to Refund and Purchase Protection when you make an eligible purchase with your American Express Velocity Escape Card4

Additional Cards at No Extra Fee

Increase your ability to earn Velocity Points with up to four Additional Cards to give to family members or friends, at no extra fee5

Velocity Rewards

Earn Velocity Points on every $1 spent
  • Earn 1.75 Velocity Points per $1 spent on eligible Virgin products and services3
  • Earn 0.75 Velocity Points per $1 spent on all other purchases excluding government bodies in Australia3
  • Earn 0.5 Velocity Points per $1 spent on government bodies in Australia3
  • Enjoy uncapped points earning potential with no limit on how many Velocity Points you can earn6
Take off to over 500 destinations
  • Redeem Velocity Points for domestic or international flights to over 500 destinations around the world7
  • Redeem Velocity Points for accommodation, car hire, gift cards and more7

Service and Protection

Use your Card with confidence the world over
Wherever you are, you'll be covered by the world-class service and protection of American Express with these great benefits:
  • Purchase Protection4, covering eligible stolen or damaged items purchased with your Card
  • Refund Protection4, covering the cost of recent and unused purchases when a store refuses a return
  • Fraud Protection Guarantee8, protecting you from unauthorised charges made on your Account
  • Emergency Card replacement9, for lost or stolen Cards to virtually anywhere in the world
  • Plan It™ Instalments10 is a new feature of your Card that offers you a flexible way to pay off your Credit Card balance in equal monthly instalments, with 0% p.a. interest and a fixed monthly fee.
  • Compatibility with Apple PaySamsung Pay and Google Pay, helping you check-out faster.
To save time before applying for The American Express Velocity Escape Credit Card, make sure you can say ‘yes’ to the following:
  • I have an annual income of $40,000 or more
  • I have no history of bad debt or payment default
  • I am aged 18 years or over
  • I am an Australian citizen or permanent resident or hold a long term visa. Long term means 12 months or more and does not include a student visa.
If all the above are true, apply today to start enjoying the benefits of Card Membership. Please click here to read the Key Facts Sheet for this Credit Card

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Escape with no annual fee