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The Platinum Card<sup>&#174;</sup>

The Platinum Card®

Unique Experiences. Exceptional Services & Rewards.

Annual Fee: $550¤

New Card Member Offer

Earn 60,000 Membership Rewards® Points

after you use your new Card to make $5,000 in purchases in your first 3 months.

♦︎ ‡ † Offer & Benefit Terms¤ Rates and Fees

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Why the $550 Annual Fee is Worth It

Card Value Breakdown

It Pays to Go Platinum

One annual fee. Unlimited possibilities. Explore just some of the unparalleled benefits that can add up to more than the annual fee. Whether it's relaxing in an airport lounge or upgrading to a room with a view, you choose how you want to redeem the potential value on your Card.

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Featured Benefits

  • 5X Membership Rewards® Points

    • Earn 5X Membership Rewards® points for flights booked directly with airlines or with American Express Travel.
    • Earn 5X Membership Rewards® points on prepaid hotels (booked and paid in advance) on amextravel.com.

  • $200 Airline Fee Credit

    Select one qualifying airline and then receive up to $200 in statement credits per calendar year when incidental fees, such as checked bags and in-flight refreshments, are charged by the airline to your Platinum Card® Account.*

    *American Express relies on accurate airline transaction data to identify incidental fee purchases. If you do not see a credit for a qualifying incidental purchase on your eligible Card after 4 weeks, simply call the number on the back of your Card. See terms & conditions for more details.

  • Fee Credit for Global Entry or TSA Pre✓®

    When you apply for and receive your Global Entry or TSA Pre✓®, you get:
    • Expedited screening at select airports
    • A statement credit for the application fees billed to the Card

    If approved for Global Entry, you will receive access to TSA Pre✓® at no additional charge. Receive one statement credit every 4 years after you apply for Global Entry ($100) or every 4.5 years after you apply for TSA Pre✓® ($85) with an eligible Platinum Card®. Each Additional Card on eligible Card accounts is also eligible for one statement credit for an application fee every 4 years for Global Entry or every 4.5 years for TSA Pre✓®. To receive the statement credit, the application fee must be charged on the eligible Additional Card.

  • Fine Hotels & Resorts® Program

    Receive complimentary benefits, with an average total value of $5501, including:
    • Daily breakfast for two
    • Room upgrade upon arrival, when available
    • Property amenity valued at US$100
    • Guaranteed 4PM late check-out
    • Noon check-in when available
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi

    1Average value based on Fine Hotels & Resorts bookings in 2018 for stays of two nights. Actual value will vary based on property, room rate, upgrade availability, and use of benefits. Certain room categories are not eligible for upgrade. Special amenity varies by property.

  • The Global Lounge Collection®

    Unlock access to more than 1,200 airport lounges across 130 countries and counting. Our unmatched worldwide coverage is made possible through our own networks, The Centurion® Lounge and The International American Express lounges, as well as our partner networks, Delta Sky Club® and Priority Pass Select lounges.

    Based on comparison with other U.S. credit card programs, as of 5/2018.

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