American Express AIR MILES Credit Cards

 

Choose any of our American Express® AIR MILES®* Credit Cards and you’ll enjoy the benefits of an American Express® Card – while earning AIR MILES®* Reward Miles. 


The AIR MILES®* Reward Miles you earn on purchases on your Card that can turn daily purchases into Rewards.

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Your AIR MILES®*

Reward Miles

 

Easy to earn, even easier to enjoy – set your AIR MILES® Account preference to earn Cash Miles, Dream Miles or both to get the Rewards you want.

 

Earn Every Day

 

The American Express® AIR MILES®* Card,

American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Card and

American Express® AIR MILES®* Reserve Card offer you the

opportunity to earn a Welcome Bonus.


With the American Express® AIR MILES®* Credit Card, you earn 1 Mile for every $15 in Card purchases at eligible AIR MILES®* Partners* – and for every $20 everywhere else1. Plus you can earn Miles twice with participating Partners. 


With the American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card, you earn 1 Mile for every $ 5 in Card purchases, up to $30,000 annually, on eligible food and drinks and eligible gas and transit in Canada, and 1 Mile for every $10 in Card purchases everywhere else2.


With the American Express® AIR MILES®* Reserve Credit Card, you earn 1 Mile for every $10 in Card purchases at eligible AIR MILES®* Partners and other eligible stores – and for every $15 everywhere else3


As a Collector, you can set your AIR MILES Account preference to get the Rewards you want – choose Cash Miles, Dream Miles or both. 


*Excludes purchases made at airmilesshops.ca

Customer Purchasing Items

AIR MILES®* Cash Rewards4


You can use your AIR MILES®* Reward Miles towards paying for your everyday purchases  – like gas and groceries purchases at participating Partners. This includes: 

 

  • In-store purchases at participating AIR MILES®* Partners including Ace, Metro, Shell Retail and many more. 
  • Online eVouchers such as movie tickets, clothing, gifts and more with participating online Cash Reward Partners. 
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AIR MILES Dream Rewards5


Or you can decide to use your AIR MILES®* Reward Miles to get Rewards like major vacations, standout events, or must-have merchandise.

 

  • Travel: Book flights, hotels, car rentals, cruises, vacation packages and more.
  • Merchandise: Choose from a range of Rewards – from electronics, to kitchen gadgets, to home décor and more.
  • Events & Attractions: Have an experience to remember, whether you're a gourmet, a concert-goer or a sports fan.

 

Stage Pass – snap up reserved tickets to the hottest shows.

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Become an AIR MILES Gold

or Onyx® Collector


You can enjoy upgraded AIR MILES®* benefits plus special events as a Gold Collector6 (when you earn 1,000 AIR MILES in a calendar year) – and a Personal Shopper Service7 too as an Onyx® Collector8 (when you earn 6,000 AIR MILES in a calendar year). American Express® AIR MILES®* Reserve Cardmembers enjoy automatic Onyx status as long as they remain Cardmembers.

Customer Purchasing Items

World Class Service


Just like every American Express Cardmember, you enjoy the world class service that’s always been fundamental to American Express. This includes:


24/7 Customer Service.
Emergency Card Replacement
Peace of mind with our Fraud Protection Guarantee.
The ability to manage your Account online.

  

 
Earn a Welcome Bonus of 500 AIRMILES®* Reward Miles2
 
  • No Annual Fee
  • Additional cards are free10
  • Access to memorable experiences with American Express Invite®11 and Insider Access™

 

New American Express AIR MILES Platinum Credit Card Cardmembers, earn a welcome bonus of up to 3,500 AIR MILES®* Bonus Miles13 – here’s how:
 
  • Earn 1,700 Bonus Miles when you charge a total of $1,500 in purchases to your Card in the first 3 months of Cardmembership.13
  • Earn up to 1,800 Bonus Miles - In your first 6 monthly billing periods as a new American Express AIR MILES Platinum Credit Card  Cardmember, you can earn 150 Miles for every $500 you spend in purchases in each monthly billing period (up to a maximum of 300 Miles per monthly billing period).13
  • Welcome bonus offers end January 20, 2020.
New American Express AIR MILES Reserve Credit Card Cardmembers earn a welcome bonus of up to 3,800 AIR MILES®* Bonus Miles12 –here’s how:
 
  • Earn 1,400 Bonus Miles when you charge a total of $3,000 in purchases to your Card in the first 3 months of Cardmembership.12
  • Earn up to 2,400 Bonus Miles - In your first 6 monthly billing periods as a new American Express AIR MILES Reserve Credit Card Cardmember, you can earn 200 Miles for every $750 you spend in purchases in each monthly billing period (up to a maximum of 400 Miles per monthly billing period).12
  • Welcome bonus offers end January 20, 2020.

Eligibility

 

Before we can consider your application, please ensure you can say yes to the following:

 

You are a Canadian resident and have a Canadian credit file.

You are of the age of majority in the province or territory of the residence

Some Cards may have additional specific eligibility criteria, and you will be asked to provide employment, income and bank account information in order to submit your application.


Once you have found the Card that suits you best, make sure you read the important information, then hit the 'Apply now' button to begin the application process. At this stage, you can decide how you'd like your name to appear on your Card, and choose optional additional benefits.

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Enjoy all the benefits, convenience and security of an American Express® Card - with the added bonus of earning points for travel when you use your Card.

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Looking for something special? Then consider one of our Platinum Cards to experience a level of membership that complements and enhances your lifestyle.

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Get all the convenience and security of an American Express Card while earning cash back on all your eligible purchases with the card.

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