Update: American Express Cards are not being issued from May 1, 2021, to new customers due to an RBI Moratorium
The American Express Platinum Travel Card is a one of a kind product for those who like to spend on travel. A mid-tier card, it offers you tonnes of benefits for the price you pay for it. You earn Membership Rewards points for all your spends at the rate of 1 Membership Rewards Point for every INR 50 spent with a few exceptions.
On top of that, you get travel vouchers worth INR 29,500 during the year:
- INR 7,700 voucher on spending INR 1,90,000
- INR 11,800 on spending INR 4,00,000
- Taj Vouchers worth INR 10,000 on spending INR 4,00,000
The vouchers can be SpiceJet vouchers or Amex Travel vouchers and can be used for domestic travel and hotel bookings. So, on INR 4 Lakh spends, you get INR 29,500 worth of vouchers, which makes it a 7% return. You can also choose to use your Membership Rewards points for any other use. You also get 4 complimentary visits per year to 11 lounges across India per annum.
Now, as a limited time offer, American Express is offering the card for free for those who apply through this link. The best part is, you also get 2,000 bonus Membership Rewards points on spending INR 5,000 within the first 90 days of getting the card accepted.
You need to be from the following cities:
Here is the link to apply to the American Express Platinum Travel Credit Card free for the first year and get 2000 bonus Membership Rewards points to get you started!
(HT to Niraj Dugar)