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Airport Club Access Program with Priority Pass Select

  • The Platinum® Card comes with complimentary Airport Club Access1 to The CenturionSM Lounges48 and Delta Sky Clubs®, and you can enroll in Priority PassTM Select2 at no additional cost. These programs provide you access to over 600 domestic and international airport lounges.
  • Card Members also have complimentary access to Airspace lounges in Baltimore-Washington International Airport, Cleveland Hopkins International Airport and John F. Kennedy International (JFK) Airport.3

$200 Airline Fee Credit

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  • Up to $200 a year in credits for incidental fees charged by the airline to your Platinum Card Account.*
  • Includes eligible charges from the airline such as checked bags, in-flight refreshments, flight-change fees, oversize baggage fees, airport lounge day-passes, pet-kennel fees, and phone reservation fees.
Get Started * See details

* 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.

No Foreign Transaction Fees

  • Use your Card globally without incurring the foreign transaction fees
  • No need to enroll or apply

Fine Hotels & Resorts

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  • Enjoy access to complimentary benefits and competitive rates with each FINE HOTELS & RESORTS booking at over 750 extraordinary properties worldwide.
  • To book your stay, visit americanexpress.com/fhr or call Platinum Travel Service at 1-800-525-3355.

Fee Credit for Global Entry or TSA Pre

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  • Receive a statement credit every 5 years after you apply for Global Entry ($100) or TSA Pre✓™ ($85) with an eligible Card.
  • If approved, you can get expedited screening 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 5 years for an application fee. To receive the statement credit, the application fee must be charged on the eligible Additional Card.
Apply for Global Entry or TSA Pre✓™ * See details

Additional Cards on eligible Platinum and Centurion Cards are also eligible for the $100 statement credit for Global Entry or the $85 statement credit for TSA Pre✓.

The Boingo American Express Preferred Plan

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  • 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.

International Airline Program

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  • Anytime you purchase a qualifying Business or First Class ticket for international air travel with your eligible American Express Card on over 25 participating airlines*, you can enjoy savings on a ticket for a companion**
  • Choose from over 25 world-class airlines with thousands of destinations and routes worldwide from top U.S. gateways
  • Enjoy savings on an international First- or Business-Class ticket for a companion when you fly together
Learn More * See details

*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 below for details.

Platinum Travel Service

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  • Rely on our team of travel counselors to help create custom itineraries
  • 24/7 assistance to help you every step of the way
  • Book by calling Platinum Travel Service at 1-800-525-3355

Premium Car Rental Program

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  • Enroll with Avis®, Hertz®, and National Car Rental® *
  • Bypass lines and enjoy available upgrades and savings
  • Receive special amenities with some reservations throughout the year
Enroll * See details

Please note that the Car Rental Privileges program available to Platinum Card members is a separate program from the Premium Car Rental Protection insurance product offered by American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc. and underwritten AMEX Assurance Company

Car Rental Loss & Damage Insurance

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  • As a Card Member, you can be covered if your eligible rental car is damaged or stolen 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. 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.

Premium Global Assist Hotline

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  • When you travel more than 100 miles from home, you have 24/7 medical, legal, financial or other select emergency coordination and assistance services, including medical and legal referrals, passport replacement, cash wires and more. Card Members may be responsible for the costs charged by third-party service providers.

Baggage Insurance Plan

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  • Travel more comfortably knowing you can be covered by the Baggage Insurance Plan14 for eligible lost, damaged, or stolen baggage when you purchase the entire fare for a Common Carrier ticket (e.g. plane, train, ship, helicopter, 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.

Starwood Preferred Guest Program

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  • As a Platinum Card Member, you can upgrade to Starwood Preferred Guest Gold Status without meeting any stay requirements
  • Benefits include an enhanced room at check-in when available* and 4 p.m. late Checkouts**
  • To enroll, call 1-800-525-3355. Use your SPG number when booking at Starwood properties.
* See details

*Subject to availability at check-in for the length of the stay, provided the room was not booked through a pre-paid third-party channel. Preferred Rooms do not include suites. This benefit is not offered at Aloft and Element properties

**Subject to availability at resort and conference center hotels.

Travel Accident Insurance

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  • Help protect yourself and your family with Travel Accident Insurance16. This can provide coverage for accidental death and dismemberment while traveling on a Common Carrier (plane, train, helicopter, ship, or bus) when your entire fare** has been charged to the eligible Card. Please read important exclusions and restrictions.

Cruise Privileges Program

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  • Platinum Card Members receive exclusive benefits with participating cruise lines

2X Points When Booking Travel Online

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  • You can earn 2X Membership Rewards® points on each dollar of eligible purchases made when you book using a Membership Rewards program-enrolled American Express Card on the American Express Travel website.

Roadside Assistance Anywhere

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  • 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.

Platinum Villas

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  • Platinum Card Members receive benefits valued at up to $500 per booking when you use your American Express Card.
  • Call Platinum Travel Service to book your villa.

Gold Hotel Collection

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  • Receive up to a $75 hotel credit on qualifying charges and room upgrade at check-in, if available, with each booking when you stay a minimum of two consecutive nights and use your American Express® Card.
  • To book your stay, call Platinum Travel Service at 1-800-525-3355.

Premium Private Jet Program

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  • Receive benefits including up to $300 total per flight towards limousine transfer services, in flight catering amenities and a best price assurance when you book with the Premium Private Jet Program
  • Choose from charter and pre-paid membership options
  • Call Platinum Travel Service at 1-800-525-3355 to book your private jet

The Limousine Program

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  • Make car travel more convenient and enjoyable with chauffeured transportation, and earn two extra Membership Rewards® points on each dollar you spend when you make your limousine reservation by calling Platinum Travel Service.

Platinum Destination Vacation

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  • Get up to 25,000 Membership Rewards® points.
  • Book a qualifying independent or escorted vacation package and receive 5,000, 10,000 or 25,000 Membership Rewards® points (depending on price of the booking) with your eligible American Express® Card.

Shopping

Membership Rewards Program

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  • Get one point for each dollar of eligible purchases
  • Choose rewards from over 500 leading brands in travel, gift cards, merchandise or entertainment

Platinum Card Concierge

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  • Our Platinum Card® Concierge staff is happy to take on those personal tasks so you can have time to do what you want.
  • From help with restaurant reservations and special event planning to gift suggestions and research, the Platinum Card® Concierge staff is always prepared to assist you day and night.
  • Call 1-800-525-3355 and press 2 for Concierge or Collect (International Calls): 617-622-6756

Purchase Protection

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  • Shop with added confidence and Purchase Protection28, 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.

Extended Warranty

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  • 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.

Return Protection

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  • 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 annually per Card account, if you purchased it entirely with your eligible American Express Card®. Please read important exclusions and restrictions.

Incircle Program

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  • Get InCircle and Membership Rewards® points when you enroll into InCircle and use your Platinum Card® at Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, Last Call, Horchow or Cusp.
  • Get one InCircle point* for each dollar of eligible purchases charged on your enrolled Platinum Card®.
  • Automatically get a $100 InCircle Point Card for every 10,000 InCircle points you receive – giving you even more purchase power to shop.
  • For questions or enrollment, call the number on the back of your Platinum Card®.
* See details

* You are not eligible for InCircle double or bonus-points opportunities. The amount you spend during the InCircle program year (January 1 through December 31), will determine at which InCircle Program level you will be recognized. For more information or to enroll in InCircle, call the number on the back of your Platinum Card.

Amex Offers

  • Get valuable offers for shopping, dining, and more from brands you love.
  • Access Amex Offers on your americanexpress.com account, in the American Express App for iPhone®, or through your favorite social channel: Facebook, Foursquare, TripAdvisor or Twitter.
  • Select the offers you want to add to your Card, use your Card to pay and see the savings add up.

Entertainment

Platinum Card Concierge

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  • Our Platinum Card® Concierge staff is happy to take on those personal tasks so you can have time to do what you want.
  • From help with restaurant reservations and special event planning to gift suggestions and research, the Platinum Card® Concierge staff is always prepared to assist you day and night.
  • Call 1-800-525-3355 and press 2 for Concierge or Collect (International Calls): 617-622-6756

Platinum Dinning Program

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  • Platinum Dining® Program holds a reservation at more than 1,000 of the most acclaimed restaurants in the US and abroad.
  • Our consultants can review menus and wine lists and offer advice on house specialties; provide travel directions to your restaurant of choice or make special arrangements such as accommodating a group or making sure flowers are waiting at your table.
  • Call Platinum Card® Concierge at 1-800-525-3355 and press 2 for Concierge or Collect (International Calls): 617-622-6756

Preferred Seating Program

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  • Gain exclusive access to choice seats for sports, entertainment, and live concert events at leading venues
  • Enjoy advance ticket sales for select events
  • Reserve your tickets by calling 1-800-525-3355

Departures Magazine

  • Exclusive content published 7 times a year to Platinum Card® Members
  • Featuring the latest in luxury, DEPARTURES focuses on travel, style, culture, shopping, dining, and the interesting, inspiring, and unexpected

By Invitation Only

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  • By Invitation Only® is a program that gives Platinum Card® and Centurion® Card Members exclusive access to once-in-a-lifetime experiences - from sports, fashion and fine dining to the visual and performing arts. These unique experiences are customized for Platinum Card and Centurion Card members and are simply not available to the general public at any price.
  • For information and reservations, call 1-800-321-RSVP (7787), 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. EST. For a listing of upcoming events, visit www.americanexpress.com/byinvitationonly

Premium Access

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  • Enjoy unique Premium Access experiences, from special entry to food festivals to VIP packages at concerts

Entertainment Newsletter

  • Be among the first to know about exclusive events in your area, from Broadway to basketball
  • Get the weekly rundown of what's happening around you

Departures Dispatch

  • Subscribe to the Departures Dispatch e-newsletter for exclusive weekly updates on dining, travel, fashion, new technology, events, and more, delivered directly to your inbox
  • Download the Departures Ultimate City Guides iPhone® App and get top 10 lists of hotels, shops, lounges, museums and galleries, restaurants, and VIP events in 10 global cities

Service

Customer Service

  • From statement questions to lost Cards, a dedicated team is available 24/7 for your every need
  • For immediate assistance, call Platinum Card® Concierge at 1-800-525-3355 and press 2 for Concierge

Manage Your Account

  • Pay bills, view statements, and check your available Membership Rewards® points25 account balance online
  • Set Additional Card members, family members, accountants, or assistants as Account Managers so they can view spend activity, pay bills, add services, and more on your account41
  • Set up Account Alerts to manage your spend activity, notify you about irregular account activity, stay current with your balance, and more.

American Express Mobile Site

  • Locate the nearest airport lounges worldwide while on the go
  • Manage your Card account, pay your bill, and track spending
  • Download the American Express App for the iPhone®, iPad®, and Android

Year-End Summary

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  • Access your Year-End Summary to manage spending via Manage Your Account Online
  • View expenses in pie or bar charts categorized by type, like travel and restaurants, and easily print or save for a later date in PDF or Excel
  • Call Platinum Card® Concierge at 1-800-525-3355 and press 2 for Concierge for additional assistance

Additional Cards

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  • Add Additional Cards to your account, and continue earning Membership Rewards® points on all Additional Cards
  • $175 for the first 3 Additional Platinum Cards, then $175 for each Additional Platinum Card(s)
  • $45 for the first 5 Additional Gold Cards, then $45 for each Additional Gold Card(s)
  • Apply a limit to total purchase amounts each billing period with Custom Limits® 46

No Pre-Set Spending Limit

  • Your Platinum® Card has no pre-set spending limit, which gives you purchasing power that adjusts with your use of the Card and other factors. No pre-set spending limit does not mean unlimited spending. Purchasing power adjusts with your use of the Card, your payment history, credit record and financial resources known to us, and other factors.
  • Call 1-800-525-3355 to learn more