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BankAmericard Travel Rewards® Credit Card

 

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  • Rewards Rate Earn 1.5 points per $1 spent on purchases
  • Bonus Miles 20,000 bonus points after meeting purchase requirements
  • Travel Miles Redeem miles on any airline, no black out dates
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed
     
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    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online or call 800-775-8735
  • Earn unlimited 1.5 points per $1 spent on all purchases, with no annual fee and no foreign transaction fees and your points don't expire
  • 20,000 online bonus points if you make at least $1,000 in purchases in the first 90 days - that can be a $200 statement credit toward travel purchases
  • Use your card to book your trip how and where you want – you’re not limited to specific websites with blackout dates or restrictions
  • Redeem points for a statement credit to pay for flights, hotels, vacation packages, cruises, rental cars, or baggage fees
  • Now with chip technology for enhanced security and protection at chip-enabled terminals
  • 0% Introductory APR for 12 billing cycles for purchases, then 15.24% - 23.24% Variable APR
  • Get an additional 10% customer points bonus on every purchase when you have an active Bank of America® checking or savings account
  • If you’re a Preferred Rewards client, you can increase that bonus to 25% - 75%. Click “Apply Now” to learn more about Preferred Rewards.

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Capital One® Venture® Rewards Credit Card

 

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  • Bonus Miles Earn 40,000 bonus miles*
  • Rewards Rate 2 miles per dollar*
  • No Limits or Restrictions Flexible Redemption & No Miles Cap or Expiration*
  • Annual Fee $0 intro for first year; $59 after that
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Enjoy a one-time bonus of 40,000 miles once you spend $3,000 on purchases within 3 months of approval, equal to $400 in travel
  • Earn unlimited 2X miles per dollar on every purchase, every day
  • Fly any airline, stay at any hotel, anytime
  • Travel when you want with no blackout dates
  • Miles don't expire and there’s no limit to how many you can earn
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • $0 intro annual fee for the first year; $59 after that

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Discover it® Miles

 

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  • Bonus Miles 50,000 Miles could turn into 100,000 Miles with Discover Match®
  • Rewards Rate 1.5 Miles per $1 Spent*
  • Redeem Miles Any airline, any time. No Blackout Dates.
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent/Good Credit

Highlights

  • 50,000 Miles could turn into 100,000 Miles with Discover Match®. We'll automatically match all the Miles you earned at the end of your first year. Only for new cardmembers.
  • Unlimited 1.5x Miles on every dollar you spend on purchases.
  • Redeem in any amount for a credit to your statement to cover travel purchases.
  • No blackout dates. Fly any airline, any time.
  • No annual fee
  • Automatic credit of up to $30 a year for your in-flight Wi-Fi fees.
  • Get 100% U.S. based customer service.
  • Click "Apply Now" to see rates, rewards, FICO® Credit Score terms, Discover Match® details & other information.

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Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

 

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  • Bonus Rewards 50,000 bonus points
  • Rewards Rate 2X points on travel and dining
  • Redeeming Points 1:1 point transfer to leading airline and hotel loyalty programs
  • Annual Fee $0 for the First Year, then $95
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn 50,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $625 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®
  • Named a 'Best Credit Card' for Travel Rewards by MONEY Magazine
  • 2X points on travel and dining at restaurants worldwide & 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases.
  • Earn 5,000 bonus points after you add the first authorized user and make a purchase in the first 3 months from account opening
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • 1:1 point transfer to leading airline and hotel loyalty programs
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards. For example, 50,000 points are worth $625 toward travel
  • No blackout dates or travel restrictions - as long as there's a seat on the flight, you can book it through Chase Ultimate Rewards

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Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card

 

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  • Bonus Miles 20,000 miles with minimum spending requirement*
  • Rewards Rate 1.25 miles per dollar*
  • No Limits or Restrictions Flexible Redemption & No Miles Cap or Expiration*
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed
     
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    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent/Good

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Enjoy a one-time bonus of 20,000 miles once you spend $1,000 on purchases within 3 months of approval, equal to $200 in travel
  • Earn unlimited 1.25 miles per dollar on every purchase, every day and pay no annual fee
  • Fly any airline, stay at any hotel, anytime
  • Enjoy a low intro APR on purchases for 12 months; 12.24%-22.24% variable APR after that
  • Travel when you want with no blackout dates
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • Miles don’t expire and there’s no limit to how many you can earn

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The Platinum Card® from American Express

 

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  • Bonus Rewards 40,000 Membership Rewards points*
  • Bonus Cash $200 annually in statement credits*
  • Travel Perks No foreign transaction fees & exclusive airport lounge access*
  • Annual Fee $450
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Get 40,000 points after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases in your first 3 months.
  • $200 Airline Fee Credit. Up to $200 a year in baggage fees and more at one airline.
  • There are no foreign transaction fees with your Platinum Card.
  • Enroll to enjoy the benefits of complimentary Hilton HHonors™ Gold Status.
  • Get reservations with Platinum Card® Concierge to enjoy an exquisite dining experience with the #AmexPlatinum Dining Program. Learn more.
  • No interest charges because you pay your balance in full each month.
  • Terms and limitations apply.
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Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card

 

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  • Bonus Miles 50,000 Points
  • Rewards Rate 2 points/$1 spent on Southwest Airlines® purchases & participating Hotel & Car Rental partners.
  • Bonus Perks Bags Fly Free®, Points Don't Expire, No Blackout Dates
  • Annual Fee $99
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn 50,000 points after you spend $2,000 on purchases in the first 3 months your account is open
  • Chip-enabled cards with 24/7 fraud monitoring
  • Points Don't Expire as long as your card account is open, No Blackout Dates, Bags Fly Free®
  • 6,000 points after your Cardmember Anniversary every year
  • 2 points/$1 spent on Southwest Airlines® purchases and participating Hotel and Car Rental partners
  • 1 point/$1 spent on all other purchases

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Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express

 

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(58) Over the Past 60 Days!
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  • Sign up Bonus Earn 30,000 Bonus Miles*
  • Bonus Miles 2X Miles on Delta Purchases*
  • Regular Purchase APR 15.49%-19.49% (Variable)*
  • Annual Fee $0 for the first year, then $95*
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn 30,000 bonus miles after you make $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within your first 3 months and a $50 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase with your new Card within your first 3 months.
  • Earn 2 Miles per dollar spent on purchases made directly with Delta. Earn 1 mile for every dollar spent on all other eligible purchases.
  • Check your first bag free on every Delta flight - that's a savings of up to $200 per round trip for a family of four.
  • Settle in sooner with Priority Boarding.
  • Enjoy a $0 introductory annual fee for the first year, then $95.
  • Terms and Conditions apply.
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Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard®

 

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  • Limited Time Bonus Earn 50,000 Bonus Miles in First 90 Days*
  • Rewards Rate Earn 2X Miles on all Purchases*
  • Redeeming Miles Miles can cover purchases on any airline or hotel*
  • Annual Fee $89 (waived the first year)
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn 50,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 90 days - that's enough to redeem for a $500 travel statement credit
  • Earn 2X miles on all purchases
  • Redeem for travel or cash back statement credits, gift cards and merchandise. Redemption values vary
  • Get 5% miles back to use toward your next redemption, every time you redeem
  • Miles don't expire as long as your account is open, active and in good standing
  • No foreign transaction fees on anything you buy while in another country
  • 0% introductory APR for 12 months on Balance Transfers made within 45 days of account opening. After that, a variable APR will apply, 16.24%, 20.24% or 23.24%, based on your creditworthiness.
  • Please note, there is a fee for balance transfers.

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Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express

 

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(17) Over the Past 60 Days!
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  • Bonus Rewards Get 25,000 Starpoints*
  • Rewards Rate Earn up to 5 Starpoints per $1 on eligible purchases*
  • Extra Perks No foreign transaction fees & unlimited Boingo Wi-fi*
  • Annual Fee $0 intro annual fee for first year, then $95
  • Credit Needed
     
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    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Get 25,000 bonus Starpoints® after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months.
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees on international purchases.
  • Receive free in-room, premium internet access. Booking requirements apply.
  • Enjoy complimentary, unlimited Boingo Wi-Fi on up to four devices at more than 1,000,000 Boingo hotspots worldwide. Enrollment required.
  • Get free nights at over 1,200 hotels and resorts in nearly 100 countries with no blackout dates. Some hotels may have mandatory service and resort charges.
  • $0 introductory annual fee for the first year, then $95.
  • Terms and Conditions apply.
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The JetBlue Card

 

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  • Bonus Points 3X points on JetBlue purchases, 2X on restaurants & grocery stores*
  • Sign Up Bonus 5,000 points after spending $1,000 in the first 90 days*
  • Flexible Redemptions No blackout dates & points don't expire*
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn 5,000 bonus points after you spend $1,000 on purchases in the first 90 days.
  • Earn 3 points per $1 on JetBlue purchases, 2 points per $1 at restaurants and grocery stores and 1 point per $1 on all other purchases.
  • No blackout dates on JetBlue-operated flights & redeem for any seat, any time on JetBlue-operated flights. Points required for an Award Flight will vary based on the published base fare at the time of booking.
  • Points awarded in your TrueBlue account don't expire. Earn and share points together with Family Pooling.
  • 50% savings on eligible inflight purchases including cocktails, food and movies.
  • No foreign transaction fees.
  • Chip-card technology & $0 Fraud Liability protection.
  • 0% introductory APR for first 12 billing cycles on balance transfers made within 45 days of account opening. After that a variable APR will apply, 12.24%, 20.24% or 25.24%, based on your creditworthiness.

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The JetBlue Plus Card

 

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  • Bonus Points 6X points on JetBlue purchases, 2X on restaurants & grocery stores*
  • Sign Up Bonus 30,000 points after spending $1,000 in the first 90 days*
  • Flexible Redemptions No blackout dates & points don't expire*
  • Annual Fee $99
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn 30,000 bonus points after you spend $1,000 in purchases within the first 90 days
  • Earn 6 points per $1 on JetBlue purchases, 2 points per $1 at restaurants and grocery stores and 1 point per $1 on all other purchases
  • No blackout dates on JetBlue-operated flights & redeem for any seat, any time on JetBlue-operated flights. - Points required for an Award Flight will vary based on the published base fare at the time of booking.
  • Points awarded in your TrueBlue account don't expire. Earn and share points together with Family Pooling
  • Earn 5,000 bonus points every year after your account anniversary
  • 50% savings on eligible inflight purchases including cocktails, food and movies & your first checked bag is free on JetBlue-operated flights.
  • Enjoy TrueBlue Mosaic benefits for one year after you spend $50,000 or more on purchases annually with your card
  • Get 10% of your points back every time you redeem to use toward your next redemption & a $100 statement credit after you purchase a Getaways vacation package of $100 or more with your JetBlue Plus Card

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By: | Jul 7, 2016

I have a Capital one and I enjoy it.

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By: | Jun 12, 2016

I have a credit card with Capital One which I'm totally pleased.

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By: | Apr 28, 2016

I've enjoyed my card so far.

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By: | Apr 15, 2016

HAPPY TO BE WITH YOU,

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By: | Jan 23, 2016

I'm a loyal Southwest Chase card holder and fly with free bags, no expiring points and friendly crews...

Picture of Jose L Vazquez

By: | Nov 17, 2015

I think I will not qualify for this Cards my credit is Poor

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By: CompareCards | Nov 17, 2015

Hi Jose,

Most of the credit cards you see on this page will require good or excellent credit to get approved. If you have poor credit, I would recommend that you take a look at our credit cards for poor credit page!

Picture of Rhonda Valencia

By: | Jun 15, 2015

does anyone know how many miles does it takes to book a continental u.s. flight?

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By: CompareCards | Jun 16, 2015

Hi Rhonda,

How many miles it takes to redeem for a free flight will depend on which airline you're flying on as different frequent flyer programs require different numbers of miles for redemption. That said, on most US carriers, award flights within the continental US cost around 25,000 miles for a round-trip ticket in economy class.

However, with a card like the Discover It Miles , the miles have a specified dollar value, allowing you to redeem on any airline. This means that the number of miles needed for a free flight will vary depending on the price of the ticket. 1 miles equals 1 cent, so a $200 flight will only cost you 20,000 miles.

Picture of Thomas Doubting

By: | Apr 22, 2015

I'm very surprised that a Bank of America card is #1! I currently have a Bank of America card, which I've had for over 10 years, but I'm getting ready to cancel it, because the points expire after 60 months, when many of the other cards you've listed NEVER EXPIRE!!!

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By: Lori Levine | Apr 27, 2015

I have several BOA c.c. The travel card gives me 2 points redeemable for every dollar spent and I can redeem it against any travel related item, whenever I want. It works quite well for me. The other cards from BOA offer different benefits through a travel agency, similar to Chase rewards. Both seem to work well, but the latter is better for air travel. Only 1.5 points on this card per dollar of purchases, but 25000 point redemption for many domestic flights if meeting requirements.

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By: | Jan 8, 2015

Anyone have the Hawaiian Airlines card?

Picture of Herbert Gold

By: | Dec 2, 2014

can you travel first class? how many miles does it taker to fly first class

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Choose the best travel credit card

Those who travel by air – plus anyone who would like to be able to fly by getting free or discounted airfares by using their credit cards – are perfect candidates for airline credit cards. These are essentially awards or reward credit cards that let the cardholder rack up airline miles, points, or similar value which can then be converted into a free ticket to fly to a favorite destination.

The best airline credit cards will often provide special features and amenities in addition to the free miles that are especially tailored to the needs and preferences of air travelers. Other travel rewards include free tickets for a fellow passenger, preferential rates on hotels and rental cars, double rewards points for dining, entertaining, and coupons that provide access to airline VIP lounges inside airports.

Most airline credit cards have interest rates comparable to other credit cards, but many charge an annual fee that might range anywhere from $49-$125. You should examine the pros and cons of each card, comparing their benefits and features against their fees to calculate which one is the best fit and offers the most flexibility at the best price. Be sure to keep in mind that while some of these cards let you transfer your points or accumulated rewards to any airline, others restrict you to one or two specific air carriers. Your free miles might have a "catch" to them. Choose a flexible card that lets you apply your awards to any air carrier or one that will help you earn airline miles and perks on the flight that you use most of the time for personal travel or for business rewards.

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