The American Express® GlobalTravel Card

Available in: $ USD // € EUR // £ GBP

Global Travel Cards
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How to use the American Express
GlobalTravel Card

Learn how to use the Card safely and easily during your journey.

Back of GlobalTravel card

Start using your Card quickly and safely in a few simple steps.

  1. Sign the Back of Your Card

    Immediately sign the back of your Card upon purchase. It’s now activated and ready to use.

  2. Remember or Edit Your Pin

    Memorise your Card PIN, or call Customer Service to change it to something more memorable.

  3. Create an Online Account

    Register Your Card online, so you can easily check your Card balance and transaction history.

  4. Store Your Backup Card Safely

    Bring the Backup Card when you travel, and maximise your protection by storing it in a separate place.
    Learn more about the Backup Card.

American Express Logo

It’s easy to use your Card to pay for goods and services.

  • Accepted at Millions of Locations

    The Card is accepted at millions of locations outside of India, wherever American Express is accepted, regardless of the currency of your Card. The Card can be used until 31st October, wherever American Express is accepted. Simply look for the American Express logo. Learn more about the Card acceptance.

  • Simply Swipe and Sign

    To pay for a purchase, use the Card like any other payment card. You can spend any amount up to your current Card balance.

  • Shop Online at Overseas Merchants

    The Card can also be used until 31st October 2016 for online purchases – outside India, Nepal, Bhutan, and other countries where Indian and United States restrictions apply.

Widthdraw Local Currency

Access funds fast when you’re outside of India.

  • Get Local Currency

    When you need cash in the local currency, use your Card at any ATM that accepts American Express, until 31st October 2016.

  • Locate ATMs

    For more information on which ATM networks accept the American Express GlobalTravel Card, please view the American Express ATM Network Listings.

Information regarding all ATM Fees & Limits is included in the Product Terms & Conditions.

Available Currencies: $USD; £GBP; €EUR

Here’s how you can easily add more funds to your
American Express GlobalTravel Card:

Reload your Card in person at the authorized seller where you originally purchased it, until August 31st, 2016. You must have your Card and your passport present to complete the reload. Funds are credited immediately to your Card. Please note the last date for reloading : 31st August, 2016.

Information regarding all Fees & Limits is included in the Product Terms & Conditions.

Lost card support

Call Customer Service to report a lost or stolen Card immediately. We provide customer support 24/7.

  • Activate the Backup Card

    Upon purchase, you’ll receive a separate Backup Card and PIN. If your Primary Card is lost or stolen, simply contact Customer Service to cancel it and activate your Backup Card. The Backup Card should only be activated if your Primary Card is lost or stolen.

  • Request Replacement Cards

    If your Backup Card is also lost, stolen, damaged, or not in your possession, we can send a new Replacement Card to your preferred destination at no extra cost.

    If your Card has expired, please call Customer Service and they will assist you.

  • Access Emergency Funds

    To access your funds before your Replacement Card arrives, we can arrange an emergency wire transfer through Western Union. Please note that standard limits apply and funds will only be released in the name of the account holder. Corporate customers can also reload funds while travelling through authorised persons in India. Ask your money changer for more details.

Information regarding all Fees & Limits is included in the Product Terms & Conditions.

Buy the
American Express
GlobalTravel Card

Available in US Dollars,
Pounds Sterling, and Euros.

Where to Buy

Or call 000 800 442 5533
for more information.

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