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American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card

American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card

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Network Provider
American Express
Provider
American Express
Type
Rewards
Annual fee
$120
Purchase interest rate
20.99%
Cash advance rate
21.99% *provided you make your minimum monthly payments on time
Balance transfer rate
N/A
Credit Needed
Excellent (750-900)

Card description

  • New American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card Cardmembers, earn a Welcome Bonus of 3,000 AIR MILES®* Bonus Miles when you charge a total of $1,500 in purchases to your Card within your first three months of Cardmembership. That’s enough to redeem for $310 towards your purchases with AIR MILES®* Cash. 
  • Earn 1 Mile for every $5 in Card purchases, up to $30,000 annually, on eligible food & drinks, (such as eligible restaurants, coffee shops and stand-alone grocery stores), and eligible gas & transit (such as local commuter transportation including ridesharing services and taxi) in Canada.
  • Earn 1 Mile for every $10 in Card purchases everywhere else.
  • American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card Cardmembers can take advantage of the Annual Travel Redemption Benefit. Once per calendar year, when an eligible Cardmember uses Dream Miles with the AIR MILES Reward Program to book their first single flight or package vacation through airmiles.ca or vacations.airmiles.ca, they can get Bonus Miles equivalent to 25% of the net number of Miles used (up to a maximum of 750 Bonus Miles).
  • Shop at participating AIR MILES®* Partners®* across Canada with your Card and show your AIR MILES®* Card, and you can earn Miles twice
  • American Express is not responsible for maintaining or monitoring the accuracy of information on this website. For full details and current product information click the Apply now link. Conditions apply

Card Features

  • 24/7 Customer Service
  • Air Miles Rewards
  • Entertainment Benefits
  • Extended Warranty
  • Purchase Protection
  • Rental Car Insurance
  • Travel Insurance

About This Card

The American Express Air Miles Platinum Credit Card is an annual fee credit card, but only those with excellent credit scores are eligible for it.

With the American Express Air Miles Platinum Credit Card, cardholders earn 1 Mile for every $5 charged to the card at eligible Canadian food & drink and gas & transit. Purchases made everywhere else earn cardholders 1Mile for every $10 spent.

Here's how: when you’re paying for a purchase, show your Air Miles card, then pay with the American Express Air Miles Platinum Credit Card — it's that easy.

The American Express Air Miles Platinum Credit Card has an annual fee of $120, but no fee for additional cards. The card features an interest rate of 20.99% on purchases and 21.99% on cash advances. Late or missed payments will trigger an increase in interest. Depending on your payment history, your interest could rise to 23.99% or 26.99%.

Purchases made on the card in a foreign currency are subject to a 2.5% fee. 

 

Why get the American Express Air Miles Platinum Credit Card?

Welcome bonus – New American Express Air Miles Platinum cardholders are eligible to receive a welcome bonus of 3,000 Miles when $1,500 in purchases are charged to the card within the first three months. 

Earn Air Miles, even as you spend Air Miles - American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum cardholders are able to take advantage of Amex’s Annual Travel Redemption Benefit. When you book a vacation with Air Miles, you get the opportunity to earn back Bonus Miles equivalent to 25% of the net number of Miles used (up to a maximum of 750 Bonus Miles). This benefit is only available once a year.    

Referral program – When a cardholder refers friends or family to the American Express Air Miles Platinum Credit Card, they are eligible for a referral bonus of 500 Air Miles reward miles. Cardholders are able to earn up to 7,500 reward miles in referral bonuses per the calendar year.

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Bonus Miles awarded as part of this benefit will be posted to the Collector Account linked to the American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card account in accordance with the AIR MILES balance preference set at the time the Bonus Miles are awarded. Bonus Miles will be posted to the Collector Account within 60-120 days of eligible redemption. Subject to change at any time.