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American Express Travel Rewards Cards


Enjoy all the benefits, convenience and security of an American Express® Card – while earning points for travel when you use your Card.

Our Travel Rewards Cards

Earn up to 30,000 Membership Rewards® points1
  • Earn 5X the points on eligible eats & drinks in Canada, 2X the points on eligible travel & transit and 1X the points on everything else2
  • Access to perks, bonus rewards and events for Cobalt Cardmembers3
  • Access to memorable experiences with American Express Invites®4
Earn a Welcome Bonus of 25,000 Membership Rewards® points5
  • New Platinum® Cardmembers, earn 25,000 Welcome Bonus Membership Rewards® points when you charge $2,000 in purchases to your Card in the first three months of Cardmembership.5



Earn a Welcome Bonus of 50,000 points, enough for 3 free nights at a Category 2 hotel6
  • Earn 5 points for every $1 in eligible Card purchases7 at participating Marriot Bonvoy properties7
  • Earn 2 points for every $1 in all other Card purchases7.
  • Receive an Annual Free Night Award8 after your anniversary each year. 

Why choose an American Express Travel Rewards Card?


If you love to travel, for business or pleasure, an American Express Travel Rewards Card is the perfect travel companion. That's because you can earn rewards points on eligible purchases charged to your credit or charge card. Rewards can be exchanged for flights, holidays or hotel bookings or, with some Cards, a combination of all three.


Front Of The Line®3


American Express Cardmembers can purchase advanced tickets to many sought-after events before they go on sale to the general public. During the public on-sale period for many major events, Cardmembers can purchase Front Of The Line®3 tickets from a block of great seats reserved exclusively for American Express.

Key benefits at a glance

An American Express Card offers you:


  • Travel insurance coverage
  • 24/7 customer service
  • Emergency Card Replacement
  • Front Of The Line®1


The range of benefits and coverage varies from Card to Card, so do have a good look to see exactly what each Card has to offer.



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. You can get a response from your application in 60 seconds.

Explore our Types of Cards

Travel Rewards Cards


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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Find a type of card to suit your needs

Explore our range of Cards, you're bound to find something to suits your needs and lifestyle.