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American Express® AeroplanPlus®* Platinum Card

Earn a Welcome Bonus of 40,000 Aeroplan®* Miles1
Annual fee $499

Card Type
Charge Card
Annual fee
Supplementary Card fee
$199 annually for AeroplanPlus®* Platinum Cards; $50 annually for AeroplanPlus®* Gold Cards7

Key Benefits


New American Express® AeroplanPlus®* Platinum Cardmembers earn 40,000 Welcome Bonus Aeroplan Miles after spending $3,000 in the first three months of Cardmembership.1


Bring along a friend with a Partner Ticket™4 .Once per year, you can redeem 15,000 Aeroplan Miles for a short-haulØ roundtrip Fixed Mileage Flight Reward™* in economy class and receive a second Partner Ticket for the same itinerary.


Relax in over 700 lounges worldwide, including unlimited access to the Air Canada Maple Leaf LoungeTM** where available6, in major airports across Canada and key international locations, and around the globe with Priority Pass Membership.16


Bypass the regular check-in line at the airport with access to Air Canada Priority Check-in.5

Earn Aeroplan Miles

  • Earn 1.25 Aeroplan Miles for every $1 of Card purchases up to $25,000 annually2
  • Accelerate your earn rate to 1.5 miles for every dollar in purchases over $25,000 annually3
  • Earn Aeroplan Miles twice when you use your American Express® AeroplanPlus®* Platinum Card and provide your Aeroplan Number at over 150 Aeroplan Partner brands

Travel Benefits

There’s no feeling quite like traveling with and using the American Express® AeroplanPlus Platinum®* Card. We help make travel smoother for you, from extra special treatment at the airport to special benefits and unexpected touches when you land.
  • Receive an annual Partner TicketTM benefit4
  • Air Canada Priority Check-in5
  • Complimentary valet service at Pearson Airport
  • Access to over 700 lounges worldwide

Insurance Coverage

Go confidently with coverage that’s as broad as your horizons, with:
  • Emergency Medical Insurance10+ (Out of province/country)
  • Trip Cancellation Insurance11+
  • Trip Interruption Insurance12+
  • $500,000 Travel Accident Insurance13+
  • Travel Emergency Assistance14
  • Flight Delay Insurance10+
  • Baggage Delay Insurance10+
  • Lost or Stolen Baggage Insurance10+
  • Hotel/Motel Burglary Insurance10+
  • Car Rental Theft and Damage Insurance9+
Flight rewards are just the beginning. Aeroplan Miles can be redeemed for merchandise, gift cards and experience.
  • Wherever you dream of going, Air Canada and its global network of partner airlines can get you there with travel to over 1,300 destinations in over 190 countries worldwide
  • You can also enjoy Aeroplan’s Market Fare Flight Rewards®* which gives you unrestricted access to any available seat on all Air Canada flights (includes Air Canada, Air Canada Express®** and Air Canada Rouge®**).
  • With Market Fare Flight Rewards®*, you can choose from Economy or Business Class seats.
  • You can also take advantage of Aeroplan’s Fixed Mileage Flight Rewards®* for a predetermined number of miles based on the destination and class of service, ideal for travellers who plan ahead or have flexibility with travel dates
  • In addition to flights, you can also redeem for hotel stays, car rentals, vacation packages, experiential rewards, merchandise and more.

Entertainment Access

Say hello to American Express Invites®17. It opens the door to memorable experiences we think you’ll love!
  • Front Of The Line® Advance Access17
  • Front Of The Line® Reserved Tickets17
  • Front Of The Line® E-Updates
  • Special Offers & Experiences for all Cardmembers
  • Special Access for all Cardmembers18
  • Learn more about Amex Invites®17 at

Shopping Coverage

  • Purchase Protection Plan19+
  • Buyer’s Assurance Protection Plan20+

World Class Service

  • 24/7 Customer Service
  • Emergency Card Replacement
  • Fraud Protection Guarantee
  • Manage your account online
To save time, make sure you can say yes to the following before applying for the American Express® AeroplanPlus®* Platinum Card.
  • You are a Canadian resident and have a Canadian credit file.
  • You are the age of majority in the province or territory where you live.

Ready to apply?

Apply for The American Express® AeroplanPlus®* Platinum Card now and get a response in 60 seconds
    * As a Charge Card, the balance must always be paid in full each month. 30% annual interest rate applies to balances not paid in full. Payments must be received and processed by the date of the next monthly statement to avoid interest charges.