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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
Additional Cards
$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 Cardmembership1.


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 1,200 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 PassTM16 membership.


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 1,200 lounges worldwide
  • Pearson Priority Security Lane8

Insurance Coverage

Go confidently with coverage that’s as broad as your horizons, with:
  • Out of Province/Country Emergency Medical Insurance (For under age 65)10+
  • 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 Burglary Insurance10+
  • Car Rental Theft and Damage Insurance9+
† All insurance coverage is subject to the terms and conditions of their respective master policies. Certain limitations, exclusions and restrictions apply. Please read your Certificates of Insurance carefully.
    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+
    † All insurance coverage is subject to the terms and conditions of the respective master policies. Certain limitations, exclusions and restrictions apply. Please read your Certificates of Insurance carefully.

      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.

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      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.