American Express® Cathay Pacific
Elite Credit Card

Take off with up to

Asia Miles

In just 6 simple steps you can begin the journey towards a new vacation. Click here to discover how to applyOpens in a new window.

Welcome Offer

Online Bonus

If you apply for your Basic Card online

Welcome Bonus

Spend HK$5,000* in the first 3 months

Foreign Currency Spend Bonus (both online and offline)

Up to a maximum of 40,000
Foreign currency spend equivalent to HK$5 = 1 earn rate in the first 3 months

Overseas Spend Bonus

Up to a maximum of 30,000
Overseas spending: HK$3 = 1 earn rate in the first 3 months


Up to 77,500

*Aggregate spending of Basic and Supplementary Card(s)
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Smart tips

  Simply send HK$5,000 in the first 3 months and you could easily earn 8,500 Asia MilesTM and be a step closer to your dream vacation. Here's how:

Online Bonus


Welcome Bonus


Local Spend Bonus



Local Spend

  Earn 1 Asia Mile for every HK$6 your spend locally

Foreign Currency Spend (both online and offline)

  Earn 1.5 Asia Miles for every HK$6 (or equivalent) of your foreign currency spend

Cathay Pacific Flight Bookings

  Earn 2 Asia Miles for every HK$6 you spend+ on your Cathay Pacific flight bookings via www.cathaypacific.comOpens in a new window and settled in Hong Kong dollar.

Inflight Purchases

  Earn 2 Asia Miles for every HK$5 you spend+ on inflight sales purchases (with a minimum net purchase of HK$500) when you fly with Cathay Pacific Airways

Asia Miles Conversion

  Convert your spend into Asia Miles automatically every month with no handling fee

Asia Miles Exclusive Discount

  Enjoy 10% discount+ on purchase of Asia Miles Gift Miles™. Mileage Renewal and Transfer Fee online through www.asiamiles.comOpens in a new window

Asia Miles Earning Cap

  No cap on earning Asia Miles - so keep spending and keep earning

+The Cathay Pacific Airways benefits apply to Basic Cardmembers only.


Complimentary Priority Pass™

  Complimentary Priority Pass™ membership with 4 free lounge visits and access to more than 850 VIP airport lounges worldwide per Priority Pass membership year in the first 12-month** Cardmembership tenure for Basic Cardmember.

Plaza Premium Lounge Access

  Unlimited Plaza Premium Lounge access all year-round for you and your Supplementary Cardmembers

The Marco Polo Club Membership

  Enjoy Enrolment Fee Waiver for Green Tier membership of The Marco Polo Club. Basic Cardmembers can enroll by visiting www.cathaypacific.comOpens in a new window.

Priority Redemption for selected Discount Flight Awards Bookings

  Up to 3-day priority redemption for selected discount flight awards bookings online from time to time***

Annual Card Fee

  Your Annual Card Fee of HK$1,800 (including your Basic Card and 2 Supplementary Cards) will be waived simply accumulate spending of HK$150,000 annually or holding The Marco Polo Club Silver Tier membership(or above) at the time of your annual Card fee renewal.

American Express SELECT®

  Enjoy local and worldwide travel, leisure, dining and shopping offers with American Express SELECT®Opens in a new window

Movie Privileges

  Enjoy Year-round 10% savings at Broadway, PALACE and AMC cinemas

**Cardmembers who have held an American Express Cathay Pacific Credit Card at anytime within 12 months are not eligible for this offer.
*** American Express Cathay Pacific Credit Cardmembers who hold Marco Polo Club Silver Tier or above may enjoy 3-day priority redemption while all other American Express Cathay Pacific Credit Cardmembers may enjoy 2-day priority redemption on selected discounted flight awards booking offer. Terms and Conditions apply. For details, please refer to Asia Miles website


Travel Accident Insurance

  When you pay for your entire trip with your Card, you'll always be protected by Travel Accident Insurance with coverage up to HK$3.5 million*

Travel Inconvenience Protection

  When you pay for your entire trip with your Card, you'll always be protected by Travel Inconvenience Protection with coverage up to HK$10,000 a year*

No Worries Guarantee

  Spend on your Card in total peach of mind with No Worries Guarantee* including:

  • Return Guarantee
  • 45 Days Cover
  • Extended Warranty
  • Price Protection
  • Online Fraud Protection Guarantee

World-Class Service

  Whatever you need, whenever the time, wherever you are, our world-class service stands by just for you. Call 2277 2228 and you'll have access to:

  • Emergency Card replacement
  • Worldwide access to Express Cash^
  • Over 2,200 Travel Service Offices in more than 140 countries
  • Manage your account online and get 24-hour secure access to monitor all your charges and payments

(* The plan is underwritten by ACE Insurance Limited, American Express International, Inc. does not act as an agent or fiduciary for you, and American Express International, Inc. may act on behalf of the insurance provider, as permitted by law. The plan is subject to the Terms and conditions applied.)
^Express Cash will be subject to a handling fee. Please refer to the Fees and Charges Schedule for more details. Finance Charges at the prevailing Annual Finance Charge Rate for your account will be charged on a daily basis on the balance outstanding from the date of the advance until you repay it to your account in full.


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