Frequent fliers can benefit greatly from airline credit cards. These types of cards offer some great rewards like more miles earned per dollar spent, boarding priority and lounge access.
United MileagePlus Explorer
As soon as you get this card you can earn up to 40,000 bonus miles. If you’re a card holder and you travel United, you get your first bag checked for free. You also get priority boarding. You can earn double miles on tickets purchased from United. There are other benefits like 1 mile per dollar spent on purchases, 10,000 bonus miles after spending $25,000 each year. There are no foreign transaction fees.
AeroMexico Visa Signature Card
With AeroMexico Visa Signature Card you earn double miles on gas and groceries purchases, double miles on Aeromexico airfare purchases and one mile per net $1 spent on other purchases.
With this card you can also earn up to 20,000 bonus miles.
There’s no annual fee for the first year then it’s $80.
There are special benefits like “Buy 3 Get the 4th Free, complimentary baggage and one free upgrade per year.
British Airways Visa Signature Card
Holders can earn up to 50,000 bonus points if $3,000 is spent within 3 months and an additional 25,000 bonus after spending $10,000 within one year.
3 Avios are earned if spent on BA purchases, and 1 Avios for every dollar spent on other purchases.
There are other benefits like travel together ticket, travel and purchase coverage.
With this card you won’t pay foreign transaction fees and there’s an annual fee of $95 and 16.99-23.99% APR.
Gold Delta SkyMiles Credit Card
With this card you can earn 1 mile per dollar spent and 2 miles per $1 spent on Delta purchases.
You can also earn benefits like the first checked bag for free and priority boarding.
There are no foreign transaction fees.
There’s an option of carrying a balance with interest or paying in full each month, giving more flexibility to owners.