The Platinum Card®
from American Express

Your Passport to Effortless Travel

Platinum Card® from American Express

Welcome Offer
Earn 60,000 Membership Rewards® Points

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

5X
Points

on flights booked directly with airlines or with American Express Travel

5X
Points

on prepaid hotels (hotel booked and paid in advance) booked on amextravel.com

1X
Points

for each dollar of eligible purchases.

The Centurion® Lounge Las Vegas
The Centurion® Lounge Seattle - Tacoma
The Centurion® Lounge San Francisco
The Centurion® Lounge Dallas, Fort Worth
The Centurion® Lounge Houston
The Centurion® Lounge Miami
The Centurion® Lounge Philadelphia
The Centurion® Lounge New York - LaGuardia
The Centurion® Lounge Hong Kong

Discover Your Airport Sanctuary with the Global Lounge Collection®

Platinum Card® Members enjoy complimentary access to an unparalleled network of exclusive lounges.

1,200+ lounges, 500+ airports, 130 countries and counting.
The Centurion® Lounge
  • Miami
  • Las Vegas
  • Philadelphia
  • San Francisco
  • New York
  • Seattle
  • Fort Worth
  • Hong Kong
  • Dallas
Additional Lounges:
  • The International American Express Lounges
  • Delta Sky Clubs®
  • Priority Pass Select* Lounges
  • Airspace Lounges
  • Escape Lounges
  • Plaza Premium

*Enrollment required for Priority Pass Select

Enjoy the Journey and the Destination

The Hotel Collection

Get a $100 hotel credit on qualifying charges, plus use Membership Rewards® Pay with Points when you book The Hotel Collection at americanexpress.com/hc. Terms apply.

Platinum Travel Service

Enjoy extraordinary travel experiences with Platinum Travel Services. Our dedicated Travel Counselors are there to help dream up ways to make your trips more memorable.

Hilton Honors Gold Status Enrollment

Start enjoying the benefits of your complimentary Hilton Honors Gold status in addition to your Fine Hotels & Resorts benefits when you provide your Hilton Honors number at reservation or check-in. Make a reservation at www.americanexpress.com/fhr.com or by call the number on the back of your Card.

Fine Hotels & Resorts® Program

Enjoy competitive rates and complimentary benefits that offer an average total value of $550* at over 1,000 extraordinary properties worldwide when you book Fine Hotels & Resorts:

  • • Room upgrade upon arrival, when available[1]
  • • Daily breakfast for two people
  • • Guaranteed 4pm late check-out
  • • Noon check-in, when available
  • • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • • Unique amenity valued at US $100, such as a spa or food and beverage credit[2]‡


Get more value when you make a prepaid Fine Hotels & Resorts booking online at americanexpressfhr.com: Get 5X Membership Rewards® points - Pay with your eligible Platinum Card® and you get 5X Membership Rewards® points per eligible dollar spent OR Pay with Points- You can use Membership Rewards® Pay with Points for all or part of your hotel stay

Travel Benefits
Hotel Benefits
Foreign Travel Benefits
Shopping Benefits
Automobile Benefits

Featured Travel Benefits

$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.
American Express® Preferred Seating
With Preferred Seating, you will have access to premium seats for select cultural and sporting events, based on availability.
Global Lounge Collection®
We’re #1 where it counts. With more than 1,200 airport lounges and counting, the American Express Global Lounge Collection® offers travelers more lounge options than any other card on the market. Based on comparison with other U.S. credit card programs, as of 5/2018.

Featured Hotel Benefits

The Hotel Collection
Get a $100 hotel credit on qualifying charges, plus use Membership Rewards® Pay with Points when you book The Hotel Collection at americanexpress.com/hc. Terms apply.
Platinum Travel Service
Enjoy extraordinary travel experiences with Platinum Travel Services. Our dedicated Travel Counselors are there to help dream up ways to make your trips more memorable.
Hilton Honors Gold Status Enrollment
Start enjoying the benefits of your complimentary Hilton Honors Gold status in addition to your Fine Hotels & Resorts benefits when you provide your Hilton Honors number at reservation or check-in. Make a reservation at www.americanexpress.com/fhr.com or by call the number on the back of your Card.

Featured Foreign Travel Benefits

Fee Credit for Global Entry or TSA Pre✓™‡
You can receive one Global Entry ($100) statement credit every 4 years or one TSA Pre® ($85) statement credit every 4.5 years for an application fee charged to 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 Global Entry or every 4.5 years for TSA Pre® 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.
No Foreign Transaction Fees¤‡
Shop like a local. No matter where you’re traveling, when you use your Platinum Card® there are no foreign transaction fees from American Express.¤
Premium Global Assist® Hotline
You can rely on 24/7 medical, legal, financial, and other select emergency coordination and assistance services while traveling more than 100 miles from home. Premium Global Assist® Hotline can direct you to English-speaking medical and legal professionals and arrange for a transfer to a more appropriate medical facility, even if an air ambulance is required. Premium Global Assist Hotline can also help you with prescription replacements, emergency hotel check-ins and cash wires, missing luggage, lost or stolen passports, and more. Card Members may be responsible for the costs charged by third-party service providers.

Featured Shopping Benefits

Purchase Protection
Purchase Protection can help protect eligible purchases made with the Card against accidental damage, theft and sometimes provide lost coverage for certain Card products for up to 120 days* from the date of purchase. Please read important exclusions and restrictions.

*For residents of New York, Indiana, Guam, Puerto Rico, and Northern Mariana Islands coverage duration is 90 days.
Return Protection
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. Purchases must be made in the U.S. or its territories.
Dispute Resolution
If there is a fraudulent or incorrect charge on your statement, American Express will work with you to help resolve the issue.

Featured Automobile Benefits

Uber Rides with Platinum™‡
With your Platinum Card®, you'll receive $15 in Uber credits for U.S. rides every month plus a bonus $20 in December[1], delivered through an exclusive Uber app experience. That's up to $200 for Uber rides annually. You'll also become an Uber VIP, where available, without meeting minimum ride requirements and be matched with top-rated drivers, so that even a 5-minute trip can be a 5-star experience.
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, Italy, and New Zealand. This product provides secondary coverage and does not include liability coverage.
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.

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