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with Platinum

If you hold The American Express Card or The American Express Gold Card, you can explore a world of benefits when you upgrade to The Platinum Card®.


Plus, enjoy a welcome bonus of 20,000 Membership Rewards points when you upgrade1 to The Platinum Card®, and spend £4,000 in your first six months.

Annual fee: £575

Your perfect journey begins here

From the moment you book to the moment you return, you’ll experience outstanding travel benefits to smooth your way. And with over 100 years’ experience, our global expertise means you’re in safe hands.

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Global Lounge Collection

Put your feet up before you take off with a choice of over 1,200 airport lounges across more than 130 countries worldwide, including the American Express lounges.

Hotel benefits

From the style and sophistication of our Fine Hotels & Resorts programme to the superior value and prime locations of The Hotel Collection, you’ll access an even wider range of exclusive privileges and competitive rates.

Platinum travel

Platinum Cardmembership means you’ll also enjoy all the benefits and privileges that come with access to the higher tiers of our travel partners’ loyalty programmes including Hilton, Melia, Shangri-La hotels and Hertz car rental.


Enjoy peace of mind with our comprehensive travel cover for you and your family. Your partner, children and five Supplementary Cardmembers will be insured for trips of up to 80 days, and your kids under 25 on a ‘gap year’ up to 365 days.

Access all areas

Enjoy curated invites, exclusive events and concierge service worldwide. We’re here 24/7 to take care of your plans and help you come up with new ones. So whether it’s organising a perfect anniversary gift or help booking a last minute dinner, Platinum service is your perfect companion.


Your dedicated Platinum Concierge service can take care of your travel and lifestyle plans such as your next travel adventure, dinner reservations and tickets to sold out shows.


Make your next night out a memorable one with American Express Experiences, enjoy access to some of the most in-demand music, film and theatre events in town.


We hold reserved tables for Platinum Cardmembers at some of the best restaurants on the planet. Now you can book direct from your Amex App, perfect for spontaneous dining decisions, as well as carefully planned occasions. 10

A life more rewarding

As a Platinum Cardmember you enjoy complimentary membership of our Membership Rewards® programme. Your points can help you to enjoy more of the things you love, from flights and spa breaks, to shopping with global brands.

Get off to a great start when you upgrade to Platinum with a welcome bonus of 20,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend £4,000 on your Card in your first six months of Cardmembership. Terms apply.1



Donation to provide educational supplies for one child



Selfridges £25 gift voucher



Return flights to Rome from London12

Terms, taxes and fees apply



Return ticket for two on Eurostar Ski Train

Redeemed with Eurostar Frequent Traveller programme. Subject to availability.

Easy payments, extraordinary rewards

Be rewarded whilst paying with a single touch. You can make easy, fast and convenient payments using your compatible iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch.11

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The Platinum Card from American Express

Let possibilities become endless

– Access to over 1,200 airport lounges

– Exclusive privileges and competitive rates at superior hotels

– Peace of mind with comprehensive travel insurance9

– Dedicated Platinum Concierge service

Important Information

American Express Services Europe Limited has its registered office at Belgrave House, 76 Buckingham Palace Road,London, SW1W 9AX, United Kingdom. It is registered in England and Wales with Company Number 1833139 and authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

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