Platinum Travel Benefits



With your Platinum Card®, every trip becomes a special experience. Discover the travel benefits of your Platinum Card and how you can easily use them.


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International Airline Program

As a Platinum Cardmember, you and your Platinum Supplementary Cardmember can enjoy up to 20% off airfares on some of the world's finest airlines. Available when booking through American Express Travel Online or your Platinum Travel & Dining Concierge.


Luggage Free

Luggage Free provides a safe, worldwide, door-to-door shipping service for your luggage, golf clubs, boxes, skis, snowboards, and more. As a Platinum Cardmember, you can take advantage of exclusive benefits.

The American Express Global Lounge Collection®

The American Express Global Lounge Collection offers a peaceful retreat at the airport, with more than 1,400 Airport Lounges in over 650 cities across 140 countries and counting, including the Centurion® Lounge, Plaza Premium Lounges, Priority PassTM Lounges and more3.

The Centurion® Lounge

We invite you to enjoy The Centurion Lounge, a travel experience designed for you. Platinum Cardmembers have unlimited complimentary access to all locations of The Centurion Lounge and may bring up to two (2) companions. Guest access policies may vary internationally by location and are subject to change.

Lounge Finder

Escape to the glamour and luxury of beautiful lounges all over the world. We made it easy for you to explore all of our lounges and lounge networks you can visit with your Platinum Card.


American Express Collections


Fine Hotels + Resorts

Enjoy guaranteed 4pm check-out to make the most of every moment, plus enjoy benefits that offer an average value of $600 at 1,500 properties worldwide.


The Hotel Collection

Delight your senses as you book with The Hotel Collection under American Express Travel. Receive a US$100 hotel credit for qualifying dining, spa and resort activities.

Hotel Loyalty Programmes


MeliáRewards Gold

MeliáRewards Gold is a loyalty scheme that rewards our guests at more than 350 hotels and 7 hotel brands worldwide with exclusive benefits.


Marriott Bonvoy™ Gold Elite Status

Experience an elevated travel lifestyle at thousands of extraordinary hotels across 30 brands.


Hilton Honors Gold Status

Enjoy exclusive benefits at any of Hilton’s 6,600+ properties worldwide, such as room upgrades, and an 80% Bonus on all Points earned.


Radisson Rewards Premium Status

Indulge in enhanced, luxury accomodation with complimentary Premium status in the Radisson Rewards program.

Car Rental


We're committed to smoothing your journey every step of the way, including membership to the world’s leading car rental programmes. Your Platinum benefits bring you complimentary car upgrades and valuable discounts. Enrolment is required to enjoy our partner car rental loyalty programmes.

Avis President’s Club

Experience the Avis Preferred program, and receive complimentary one car-class upgrades and greater savings in over 114 countries.

Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® Five Star

Discover convenient travel with Hertz, and enjoy an array of benefits including up to 15% discount off standard rates and a one-car-class upgrade whenever possible at participating locations.

Cruise & Tour


Cruise Benefits

Explore the world and sail off into the sunset; enjoy up to US$300 in onboard credit when you book with one of our cruise partners through Platinum Travel & Dining Concierge.

American Express® Travel Online


American Express Travel is all about choice and flexibility. With a huge selection of great value flights, destinations, hotels and even car hire to choose from, your perfect holiday is just a few clicks away. You can even pay for your travel, including taxes, with your Membership Rewards® points with no booking fee.


Plus earn two Membership Rewards points for every £1 spent on hotel, car hire, and experiences booked online with American Express Travel.*


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Departures Online


Departures Online has been completely revamped and is ready for you to explore. The dynamic site features a wealth of inspiration, handpicked for you by the Departures editors, including curated guides to the world's top destinations as well as coverage of the most recent openings, pop-up shops and restaurants and other happenings worldwide.