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American Express® Travel Rewards Cards


Travel Rewards Credit Cards are uniquely tailored to make your travels rewarding with a host of privileges and offers. The best travel credit cards in India bring you travel offers on international as well as domestic journeys. With American Express Travel Rewards Card, you will have plenty of reasons to look forward to business travels and holiday travels. We make sure that your journeys are a reward in itself.

How do Travel Rewards Credit Card Work

The best travel cards in India come with excellent perks like free checked bags, priority boarding, premium lounge access, and rewards in terms of points and free air miles. The rewards points can be redeemed from a huge range of options like shopping for luxury goods, appliances, spa vouchers, travel vouchers, discounts at restaurants and hotels, etc. 

These points can also be transferred to the frequent flyer programs of the participating airlines.



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How to Choose a Travel Credit Card that best suits you

Travel Credit Cards come with various travel benefits. Before selecting the best travel card for yourself, read the fine print and evaluate the card on the basis of rewards and benefits it offers. 
Some key benefits you can expect from travel credit cards in India are:


  • Rewards Point :
    All good travel credit cards will offer you rewards points on airline bookings. These rewards points can be used to redeem exciting gifts or used for booking air tickets in future. 

  • Air Miles  :
    The best travel credit cards let your earn air miles on the basis of your journeys. These in turn can be used for future bookings.

  • Lounge Access & Dining Offers :
    Travel credit cards usually come with free lounge access at airports. Make sure the travel card that you choose offers these.

  • International Card Accepted Worldwide :
    The best travel cards are accepted worldwide and give you the freedom to spend as and when you need.

  • Annual Fee and International Transaction Charges :
    When choosing the best travel credit card for yourself, find out the annual fees and foreign transaction fees on your card. Evaluate them against the benefits you stand to gain and then make your decision. 

Why choose an American Express Travel Rewards Card?


The American Express Travel Rewards Card come with complimentary travel and accelerated benefits for a rewarding life. Collect Membership RewardsR Points every time you use your American Express Travel Rewards Card.


With the American Express® Cards the world is your oyster when you redeem your Membership Rewards Points from over 600 redemption choices including leading Airlines and Hotels. Experience the fastest way to complimentary travel, lounges access, complete with flight tickets and a luxury stay. Pay with Points to book flights and get membership to exclusive frequent flyer programmes.


With American Express Platinum Travel Credit Card, you enjoy privileges like travel the globe, enjoy lavish stays in exclusive hotels, enjoy a gourmet experience or shop for top-of-the-range luxury goods.

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Our Travel Rewards Credit Card 

Welcome Gift1 of 5000 Milestone Bonus Membership Rewards Points redeemable for Travel Vouchers worth Rs. 4,000
First Year Fee Rs. 3,500 plus applicable taxes (Second Year onward: Rs. 5,000 plus applicable taxes)
  • Spend Rs. 1.90 Lacs in a year and get Travel Vouchers2 worth more than Rs. 7,700.
  • Taj Group Vouchers worth Rs. 10,000
  • Enjoy 4 complimentary visits per year to select airport lounges


 Travel Rewards Card Highlights

American Express Travel Rewards Credit Card
offers you more than just rewards on travel.


American Express Travel Rewards Credit Cards offer you:


  • 24X7 Platinum Assist
  • Zero Lost Card Liability
  • Online Fraud Protection Guarantee
  • Emergency Card Replacement
  • Online Services
  • Contactless Payment 

Additional Benefits


American Express Travel Rewards Credit Card offers you a range of additional exciting benefits:


  • 24x 7 Platinum Assist :
    Our dedicated support team is available to take your call from anywhere in the world 24x7. Call our dedicated Toll-Free Helpline Numbers in over 60 countries. We are also available online, via email, SMS, and through the post. We will try to as best as we can and as quickly as we can.

  •  *Zero Lost Card Liability : 
    You don’t have to worry if your card is lost or stolen. As a Platinum Cardmember, your liability will be ‘nil’ if you report us the matter immediately. In case you are unable to register a report within 3 working days, your liability will be limited to a maximum of Rs.1000 only. Refer to MITC for further details.

  • Emergency Card Replacement :
    In case of a lost, stolen or damaged Card, notify Platinum Corporate Card Services Helpline while in India or the American Express Travel Service Offices or Network Locations, if you are travelling overseas. A Replacement Card will be delivered, usually within 2 business days, free of charge, anywhere in the world.

  • Online Fraud Protection :
    Transact with your American Express Platinum Card without fear.  Our early detection systems monitor potentially fraudulent activity. Our Fraud Protection Guarantee means that in the unlikely event you are a victim of card fraud, and you have taken reasonable care with your Card, you won't be held responsible for any costs linked to the fraudulent activity.

  • Online Services :
    Enjoy a host of privileges and services that come with your American Express Card from Lounge Access and Dining Offers to receiving travel vouchers and Bonus Membership Rewards Points
  • Contactless Payments :
    Contactless is an easy and convenient way for you to use your American Express Card for purchases of less than Rs.2,000. To make a Contactless purchase, touch your Card on the front of the specially marked American Express Contactless reader. You will not need to enter your Personal Identification Number (PIN) or sign. 



To save time, use the following checklist to see if you meet our standard eligibility criteria:


I am aged 18 or over 

I have no history of bad debt

I have a permanent Indian home address 

I have an Indian or multinational bank's savings or current account in India

If Self-Employed, your company should have been trading for at least 18 months (or 12 months if you hold an existing American Express issued Card).



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 best suits you, read the important information, then click the 'Apply now' button on the page to begin the application process. At this point, you can choose optional additional benefits and also decide how you'd like your name to appear on your card.

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Premium Cards


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


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


 Rewards Cards


Get all the convenience and security of an American Express Card while earning Membership Rewards Points.

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American Express Benefits

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Your security and protection are our priority. Our technology has been designed to give you peace of mind when using your credit card.

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Access to our customer service is available 24/7 by phone, text or email.

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Contactless is the quick, easy and secure way to make payments - Simply touch your American Express Card on the reader, wait for the beep and you're done. What's more, with Amex pay and Apple PayTM you can even pay with your phone.

 Find a type of Card to suits your needs

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



1. Welcome Gift is available only in the 1styear on payment of the annual fee and on spending INR 5,000 within 60 days of cardmembership.


2.  For Travel Voucher Terms & Conditions, click here