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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 Extra on Velocity Spend

Earn 1 additional Velocity Point per $1 spent on purchases with Virgin Australia5


Velocity Points earned on your card are transferred directly to your Velocity account each month and can be redeemed for a range of rewards including flights, accommodation, car hire, gift cards and much more3


Start earning more Velocity Points with up to 4 Additional Cards for family members or friends for no extra fee4

Velocity Rewards

Earn Velocity Points on every $1 spent
  • Earn 1.75 Velocity Points per $1 spent on eligible Virgin products and services5
  • Earn 0.75 Velocity Points per $1 spent on all other purchases excluding government bodies in Australia5
  • Earn 0.5 Velocity Points per $1 spent on government bodies in Australia5
  • Enjoy uncapped points earning potential with no limit on how many Velocity Points you can earn5
  • Redeem Velocity Points for accommodation, car hire, gift cards and more5

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 Protection6, covering eligible stolen or damaged items purchased with your Card
  • Refund Protection6, covering the cost of recent and unused purchases when a store refuses a return
  • Fraud Protection Guarantee7, protecting you from unauthorised charges made on your Account
  • Emergency Card replacement8, for lost or stolen Cards to virtually anywhere in the world
  • Plan It™ Instalments9 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