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The American Express® Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Ascend Credit Card

Stand a chance to win a 2D1N themed staycation and 20,000 KrisFlyer miles when you apply and receive approval from 1 Dec 2020 – 31 Jan 2021.

Plus, receive a Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0 (u.p. S$399) with a min. spend of S$5,000 in your first 3 months, and an additional 10,000 KrisFlyer miles if you are new to American Express.

Card Type
Credit Card
Annual Fee
S$337.05 (inclusive of GST)
Annual Supplementary Card Fee
S$80.25 (inclusive of GST) waived for the first year
Earn Rate
Earn 1.2 KrisFlyer miles for every S$1 spent on all your eligible purchases with your Card.
Earn 2 KrisFlyer miles for every S$1 equivalent in foreign currency spent overseas on eligible purchases during June and December.
Earn 3.2 KrisFlyer miles for every S$1 spent on Grab Singapore transactions, up to S$200 spend in each calendar month.

Welcome Offers

THE PERFECT VACATION AT HOME LUCKY DRAW

Stand a chance to win:

* A 2D1N themed staycation at Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore or The Barracks Hotel
* 20,000 KrisFlyer miles
* Merchandise to bring home

Apply and receive approval between 1 Dec 2020 – 31 Jan 2021 (both dates inclusive) to be eligible for 15 chances to the draw.

Visit amex.co/theperfect vacationathomeapply to find out how you can increase your chances of winning.

Welcome Bonus

5,000 KrisFlyer miles the very first time you charge to your Card. Applicable for first-time American Express Singapore Airlines Credit Card applicants only.

Spend Bonus

Receive a Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0 (worth up to S$399) with a min. spend of S$5,000 in the first 3 months of Card Membership, and an additional 10,000 KrisFlyer miles if you are new to American Express.

Apply and receive approval between 1 Dec 2020 – 31 Jan 2021 (both dates inclusive) to be eligible.

You will also earn 6,000 KrisFlyer miles based on the S$5,000 spend above (based on 1.2 KrisFlyer miles per S$1 spent locally).

Plus, receive a set of storage organizers featuring the iconic Singapore Airlines batik print with a min. spend of S$988 in the first month of Card approval. Limited to first 800 Card applicants only. Click here for more information.

Refer Friends, Earn Rewards

Receive 7,500 KrisFlyer miles when you successfully refer a friend.

Your friend receives 7,500 KrisFlyer miles upon spend of S$2,000 in the first 3 months of Card Membership.

Refer and receive approval between 1 – 31 Dec 2020 (both dates inclusive) to be eligible.

Visit amex.co/referfriends for more details.

Key highlights

  • Complimentary one night stay at participating Hilton Properties each year.
  • Complimentary airport lounge access passes each year.
  • Double KrisFlyer Miles Accrual Voucher.
  • Accelerated upgrade to KrisFlyer Elite Gold membership tier.
  • 500 Bonus KrisFlyer miles on Grab for first transaction.
  • Hassle-free conversion with no transfer fee.
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Earning KrisFlyer miles

  • Earn 3.2 KrisFlyer miles per S$1 spent on Grab, capped at S$200 each month.
  • Earn 2 KrisFlyer miles per S$1 spent on Singapore Airlines and KrisShop, no cap.
  • Earn 2 KrisFlyer miles per S$1 spent on overseas spend in June and December, no cap.
  • Earn 1.2 KrisFlyer mile per S$1 spent on local spend, no cap.
  • Earn 0.5 KrisFlyer mile per S$1 spent on Singapore Airlines Instalment Plans, no cap.
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Travel and Lifestyle Privileges

  • Worldwide annual multi-trip My VoyageGuard Travel InsuranceSM Essential plan at S$188.
  • Up to S$1 Million Travel Inconvenience & Travel Accident Insurance.
  • Exclusive Hertz privileges worldwide.
  • Preferential rental rates of Portable Wi-Fi Routers.
  • Enjoy savings on Live The World.
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Key Highlights
Complimentary one night stay at Hilton properties each year
Kick-start your travels with an unforgettable complimentary night each year at participating Hilton Properties in Asia Pacific and complimentary upgrade to Hilton Honors Silver membership tier. Click here for more details.
    Complimentary airport lounge access passes each year
    Begin your trip in style with 4 complimentary access each year to any participating SATS Premier Lounge in Singapore and Plaza Premium Lounge around the world.
      Double KrisFlyer Miles Accrual Voucher
      Spend S$15,000 or more on eligible purchases with your Card on singaporeair.com between 1 July 2020 and 30 June 2021 to be rewarded with a Double KrisFlyer Miles Accrual Voucher (capped at 5,000 bonus KrisFlyer miles).
        Accelerated upgrade to KrisFlyer Elite Gold membership tier
        Spend above S$15,000 on eligible purchases made on singaporeair.com within the first 12 months upon Card approval to be automatically upgraded to the KrisFlyer Elite Gold Membership tier. Benefits of Elite Gold Membership:
        • Additional 20kg check-in allowance
        • KrisFlyer Gold Lounge access at Changi Airport and access >900 Star Alliance Gold Lounges worldwide
        • Priority airport check-in
        • Priority baggage handling
        • Priority boarding for Economy Class
        500 bonus KrisFlyer miles on Grab
        Be rewarded for your spend and go miles further with Grab. Enjoy 500 bonus KrisFlyer miles on your first transaction in Singapore only. Click here for more details.
          The most convenient way to earn KrisFlyer miles
          Enjoy hassle-free conversion as all KrisFlyer miles earned with the American Express Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Ascend Credit Card are conveniently credited directly into your KrisFlyer account.
            Earning KrisFlyer miles on your everyday spend
            Bonus KrisFlyer miles on Grab
            Earn 3.2 KrisFlyer miles for every S$1 spent on eligibile Grab Singapore transactions, up to S$200 spend in each calendar month. Click here for more details.
              Bonus KrisFlyer miles on Singapore Airlines
              Earn 2 KrisFlyer miles for every S$1 spent on eligible purchases made on singaporeair.com, SingaporeAir mobile app and KrisShop (in-flight and online), with no cap.
                Bonus KrisFlyer miles on Overseas Spend
                Earn 2 KrisFlyer miles for every S$1 equivalent in foreign currency on eligible purchases during June and December each year, with no cap.
                  Bonus KrisFlyer miles on Local Spend
                  Earn 1.2 KrisFlyer miles for every S$1 spent in local currency on eligible purchases, with no cap.
                    Bonus KrisFlyer miles on Singapore Airlines Instalment Plans via Pay Small
                    Earn 0.5 KrisFlyer mile for every S$1 spent on eligible purchases, with no cap. Click here for more details.


                    KrisFlyer miles will not be accrued for non-eligible purchases or transactions. Please visit amex.co/SGexclusions for a full list of non-eligible purchases or transactions, which is non-exhaustive and is subject to changes from time to time.
                    Travel and lifestyle privileges wherever you may go
                    Special Introductory Offer*
                    Purchase Worldwide annual multi-trip My VoyageGuard Travel InsuranceSM Essential plan at S$188 (Usual S$299) when you apply for your Card online today! Click here to find out more.
                      Up to S$1 Million Travel Inconvenience & Travel Accident Benefits
                      Purchase your travel tickets with your Card and enjoy extra coverage with travel accident insurance up to S$1 million plus Travel Inconvenience & Travel Accident Benefits which covers you for baggage delay, extended baggage delay and flight delay.

                      You are advised to review the terms and conditions for the Travel Inconvenience & Travel Accident Benefits and whether it meets your travel insurance requirements. Kindly refer to the full set of Travel Insurance Terms and Conditions here. You may wish to purchase additional personal travel insurance for a more comprehensive coverage.
                        Exclusive Hertz privileges worldwide
                        Enjoy Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® loyalty programme and a range of exclusive benefits* at over 8,500 participating locations across 150 countries around the world:
                        • 10% savings on published rates, including Hertz collection.
                        • One car class upgrade (applicable to standard vehicles only and rentals of five or more consecutive days), subjected to availability.
                        • Fee-waived additional driver.
                        Stay connected wherever you travel
                        Enjoy preferential rental rates of Portable Wi-Fi Routers by Changi Recommends from as low as S$4.65 per day*.Click here for more details.
                          Live The World.
                          Enjoy savings at a wide selection of dining, shopping, and travel merchants with Live The World.
                          Peace of mind
                          Local and worldwide acceptance
                          Your American Express Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Ascend Credit Card is widely accepted at thousands of leading service establishments in Singapore and millions around the world.
                            24-hour Customer Care Professional and Global Assist
                            Have a question or a request? Or perhaps something unexpected happened when you travel overseas? Your Customer Care Professional will be on the line for you, 24/7. Dial 1800 295 0500 (Within Singapore Only) or +65 6295 0500 (For International use).
                              Emergency Card Replacement
                              Emergency Card Replacement within one business day, virtually anywhere in the world.
                                Complete Fraud Protection Guarantee
                                Shop with confidence. American Express will not hold you responsible for any unauthorised charges on your Credit Card, both online and offline.
                                  Eligibility
                                  To apply online for The American Express® Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Ascend Credit Card, it’s important that:
                                  • You're over 21 years of age. Supplementary Card applicant should be over 18 years of age.
                                  • For Singapore Citizens and Residents, you have earnings which provide an income of over S$50,000 p.a.
                                  • For Expatriates, you have earnings which provide a minimum income of over S$60,000 p.a.

                                  Ready to apply?

                                  Receive a Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0 (worth up to S$399) with a min. spend of S$5,000 in the first 3 months, and an additional 10,000 KrisFlyer miles if you are new to American Express.