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Earn Air Miles With Your American Express® Card

Receiving air miles is one of the most popular Credit Card Reward benefits. Everything you spend on your Card earns you air miles to trade in for free flights, free hotels, and exclusive travel perks and discounts. The more Points you earn, the further you can fly. Saving up for that once in a lifetime trip or just cutting back on the cost of a holiday make air mile rewards a fantastic Credit Card reward choice.

How Can I Earn Air Miles?


How you earn air miles depends on the Travel rewards Card you have. Commonly, air miles are accumulated at a standard rate as you continue to make purchases on your card. Some Cards also offer introductory bonus miles for new Cardmembers, or extra miles on particular types of purchases.


For example, our Jet Airways American Express® Platinum Card is a simple way to get free flights and travel benefits. Earn 8 JPMiles for everyRs. 150 spent except for spend at Fuel, Insurance, Utilities and Cash Transactions. Also earn 16 JPMiles for every Rs. 150 spent for booking revenue tickets on  Get a Welcome Gift2  of 10,000 Bonus JPMiles + one-way complimentary Jet Airways Base Fare Waived Domestic Ticket3  on your first charge.


What are the limits on earning air miles?


How many air miles do I need for a ‘free’ flight?

How many air miles you need for a free flight depends on a number of factors. Where you are flying, the time of year and which class you fly will have an impact on how many air miles you need for a free flight. You can monitor your air mile Points online and look out for special offers from the Membership Rewards Program and the Jet Airways Program to get the best deal for your air miles or loyalty Points.


What other travel benefits does American Express offer?

Apart from collecting air miles and Membership Rewards Points our Jet Airways American Express® Platinum Credit Card comes with wide variety of tailored travel benefits.


The benefits available include:

  • Complimentary visits to Eligible Domestic Airport Lounges across India
  • Enjoy complimentary membership* to Priority Pass, with the US$99 annual membership fee waived exclusively for you. *Cardmember/accompanied guest has to pay a usage fee of US $32 for every visit  
  • Enjoy 5% discount on Base Fare for revenue ticket bookings made on
  • Discounts with international airlines

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1.  With effect from 20th October 2014, you will earn 8 JPMiles for every Rs. 150 spent as against 6 JPMiles for every Rs. 100 spent earlier. Moreover, your spending on fuel, insurance and utility payments will no longer earn you JPMiles. Fuel includes petrol, diesel, CNG from Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs). Utility services includes providers of household/domestic electricity, gas and water. These providers can be government departments and agencies including local, state, municipal organizations, public housing societies and apartment associations.


2. Welcome Gift is available only in the 1st year of Cardmembership on payment of the Annual Fee.


3.  Terms and conditions apply