Travel With More Confidence
$200 Airline Fee Credit*‡
Feel free to check your bags or enjoy an in-flight meal on us. Select a qualifying airline and then receive up to $200 a year in statement credits when incidental fees 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.
The Centurion® Lounge Network‡
Discover a sanctuary in the airport. Welcome to The Centurion® Lounge. From the moment you walk in, you’ll see that this isn’t the usual airport lounge. Unexpected touches like a locally-inspired fare meet productive workspaces, high-speed Wi-Fi and service that’s second to none. And of course it’s complimentary for Platinum Card® Members.‡
No Foreign Transaction Fees¤‡
There are no foreign transaction fees with your Platinum Card®.¤‡
Platinum Travel Service‡
Platinum travel counselors specialize in providing custom itineraries and tailored recommendations to help you make the most of your travels.‡
The Hotel Collection‡
Get a $75 hotel credit on qualifying charges, plus get 2X Membership Rewards® points per eligible dollar spent when you book The Hotel Collection at americanexpress.com/hc. Terms apply.‡
Premium Roadside Assistance‡
Whether you need a tow or a jumpstart, we'll send help your way 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Emergency services like towing up to 10 miles, changing a flat, or jumpstarting a battery are a phone call away—even if you're in your driveway—and we will pay for included services up to four times a year. There are some vehicle exclusions and other important restrictions.‡
Car Rental Loss and Damage Insurance♦
When you use your eligible Card to reserve and pay for the entire eligible vehicle rental and decline the collision damage waiver at the rental car counter, you can be covered if the car is damaged or stolen. Please read important exclusions and restrictions. Not all vehicle types or rentals are covered. Coverage is not available for vehicles rented in Australia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, and New Zealand. This product provides secondary coverage and does not include liability coverage.
Travel Accident Insurance♦
Help protect yourself and your family with Travel Accident Insurance♦. This can provide coverage for accidental death and dismemberment while traveling on a Common Carrier (e.g. plane, train, ship, or bus) when your entire fare** has been charged to the eligible Card. Please read important exclusions and restrictions.
Premium Global Assist® Hotline‡
Sometimes the unexpected happens when you travel. A passport is lost. You come down with a sudden illness. A lawyer is needed. Being a Card Member can make things easier. From pre-trip planning to finding an English-speaking doctor, Global Assist® Hotline is ready to help with coordination and assistance services when you travel more than 100 miles from home. Card Members are responsible for the costs charged by third-party service providers.‡
Baggage Insurance Plan♦
Travel more comfortably knowing you can be covered by the Baggage Insurance Plan♦ for eligible lost, damaged, or stolen baggage when you purchase the entire fare for a Common Carrier ticket (e.g. plane, train, ship, or bus) on an eligible Card. Coverage can be provided for up to $2,000 for checked baggage and up to a combined maximum of $3,000 for checked and carry-on baggage. For New York State residents, there is a $10,000 aggregate maximum limit for all Covered Persons per Covered Trip. Please read important exclusions and restrictions.
Global Lounge Collection‡
Platinum Card® also comes with complimentary airport lounge access to The Centurion® Lounges‡, Delta Sky Clubs®‡, and Airspace Lounges‡ and you can enroll in Priority Pass™ Select‡ at no additional cost. These programs provide you access to over 1000 domestic and international airport lounges.‡
Fee Credit for Global Entry or TSA Pre✓™‡
You can receive one Global Entry ($100) statement credit or one TSA Pre✓® ($85) statement credit every 4 years for an application fee charged to your Platinum Card®. If approved for Global Entry or TSA Pre✓®, spend less time waiting at select airports. Choose the option that best suits your travel needs:
- For travel from select domestic airports, TSA Pre✓® can expedite security screening.
- For international travel, Global Entry can reduce wait time at US Customs when you return to the US at select airports.
If approved for Global Entry, at no additional charge, you will receive access to TSA Pre✓®. Each Additional Card on eligible Card accounts is also eligible for one statement credit every 4 years for an application fee. To receive the statement credit, the application fee must be charged on the eligible Additional Card.
To learn more about the benefit and read the full terms and conditions, visit www.americanexpress.com/expeditedtravel.‡
International Airline Program‡
Take flight—and enjoy savings on a ticket for a companion in international First– or Business–Class.
Anytime you purchase a qualifying Business or First Class ticket for international air travel with your eligible American Express Card on over 20 participating airlines*, you can enjoy savings on a ticket for a companion**.
*Subject to availability. See terms and conditions for details.
**Airline-imposed fuel and security surcharges and fees and government taxes and fees on international air transportation, as well as applicable service ticketing fees, are the responsibility of the Card Member. Non-refundable American Express service fee of $39 (per ticket) applies to each purchase and itinerary change for Platinum Card Members. See terms and conditions for details.‡
Hilton Honors™ Gold Status Enrollment‡
With Hilton Honors™ Gold Status, you can enjoy benefits at hotels and resorts within the Hilton Portfolio and earn reward stays faster with Honors Bonus Points.‡
Starwood Preferred Guest Gold‡
Upon check-in and when available, you can receive upgrades to enhanced rooms with Gold status‡
Complimentary Boingo Internet Access‡
Enjoy complimentary, unlimited Wi-Fi access when you enroll in the Boingo American Express Preferred Plan. Receive Wi-Fi access on up to four devices to more than 1,000,000 hotspots worldwide and pay no Wi-Fi roaming fees. Confirm eligibility, and then access Boingo’s Wi-Fi services by creating a Boingo American Express Preferred Plan account.‡
Car Rental Privileges‡
We have reserved complimentary memberships for you, including special upgrades and discounts, in premium car rental programs of Avis, Hertz, and National Car Rental. Terms apply.‡
Shop With More Confidence
Why is it that as soon as a manufacturer's warranty runs out, something always seems to happen? When you use your American Express® Card for eligible purchases, you can get up to one extra year added to the original manufacturer's warranty. Applies to warranties of 5 years or less. Please read important exclusions and restrictions.
Shop with added confidence and Purchase Protection♦, which can help protect eligible purchases made with the Platinum Card® in the event they are accidentally damaged, stolen, or lost for up to 90 days from the date of purchase. Please read important exclusions and restrictions.
If you try to return an eligible item within 90 days from the date of purchase and the merchant won't take it back, American Express may refund the full purchase price (excluding shipping and handling), up to $300 per item, up to a maximum of $1,000 per calendar year per Card account, if you purchased it entirely with your eligible American Express® Card. Please read important exclusions and restrictions.‡
If there is a fraudulent or incorrect charge on your statement, American Express will work with you to help resolve the issue.‡
Stay in the know, with exclusive access to ticket presales and Card Member–only events in a city near you. Check out Broadway shows and concert tours, family and sporting events, and more.‡
American Express® Preferred Seating‡
You will have access to Preferred Seating when using your eligible Card to purchase select event tickets.‡
Let us take care of it. Concierge is a complimentary service, available day or night. Whether you need expert advice to make arrangements and reservations for a special anniversary dinner, tickets for a Broadway show, or the perfect gift, you can rely on Concierge to help take care of your requests, large and small.‡
By Invitation Only®‡
Your Platinum Card® is your key to specially curated By Invitation Only® experiences. We customize once-in-a-lifetime events – from sporting and fashion to fine dining, art and performances – exclusively for our Platinum Card Members.‡
Platinum Dining Program‡
Our Platinum Concierge can help secure reservations at over 1,000 of some of the most acclaimed restaurants in the world, and arrange a wonderful evening - from wine suggestions to entertainment and many other special arrangements.‡