Instant Card Number is available for all American Express Consumer Credit and Charge Cards.
Instant Card Number is only available when you apply on Americanexpress.com on your desktop or mobile device. Instant Card number is not available on voice applications with a customer representative at this time.
Yes, your Card will arrive in the mail within 3-5 business days of account approval.
Yes, you will receive the same 15 digit Instant Card Number that will be on the physical Card when it arrives in the mail.
Instant Card Number eligibility is based on our ability to instantly validate your identity.
Terms & Conditions
‡Instant Card Number eligibility is based on our ability to instantly validate your identity. If you are eligible for Instant Card Number, you will receive an Instant Card Number that you can use virtually anywhere American Express is accepted and a physical Card will not be required. You may not have access to your full credit line to use anywhere the Card is accepted until after you confirm receipt of your physical Card. We will mail your card in 3-5 business days of account approval.