Air Miles American Express Credit Card - Apply Online

Get an American Express Credit Card - For that extra peace of mind when touring throughout British Columbia

American Express Canada offers peace of mind when traveling throughout British Columbia, and throughout Canada. American Express cards are widely accepted at BC hotels, service gas stations, vehicle repair centers, restaurants and shopping locations. BC Government offices, BC Ferries also accept American Express Credit cards.

American Express Canada offers a wide range of credit cards for Canadians. They offer 'Reward Cards', 'No Fee' Cards and cards with 'Low Interest' rates. American Express in Canada has partnered with Costco, Major airlines, Car rental companies, and a variety of Loyalty programs including the Air Miles program to offer a variety of Reward Cards. The best Air Miles reward credit card is ........

Our Reward Card Recommendations

Traveling through Canada and especially BC, we highly recommend theNEW American Express® AIR MILES ®* Platinum Credit Card

Air Miles credit cards earn you  one AIR MILES rewards mile for every 15$ of purchases charged to your Credit Card. The good news is You can earn 50% more miles with the American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card than you do with the standard Air Miles

American Express® Platinum AIR MILES®* Credit Card

A FAST and EASY way to collect AIR MILES®* reward miles.

  • Low $50.00 Annual Fee
  • Earn 350 Bonus AIR MILES® reward miles the first time you use the Card, when you apply online by August 31, 2009(2)
  • 1 reward mile for every $10 in purchases charged to your Card at Air miles sponsors1
  • Earn one reward mile for every $15 in card purchases everywhere else you use
    the card.

  • Regularly we get asked "can I apply for American express online?"
    .....Absolutely

You can get more reward miles even faster and treat yourself sooner by taking advantage of some of the other options available with your Card, some of which you may already be doing anyway.

  • Using your Card for everyday purchases
  • Paying for recurring Bills with your Card
  • Adding free Supplementary Cards to your account
  • Using your American Express Card and showing your AIR MILES Collector Card at AIR MILES Sponsors.

Great Rewards

Rewarding yourself is easier than ever because AIR MILES is Canada’s premiere loyalty rewards program. Collectors earn reward miles at more than 100 retail and service Sponsors representing more than 9,600 retail locations from coast-to-coast.  Collectors can also earn reward miles every time they use an American Express® Platinum AIR MILES®* Credit Card, making it easier to reward yourself sooner. Plus, you can redeem your reward miles on more than 800 rewards – everything from home electronics to gift cards, travel and more.

The American Express® Platinum AIR MILES®* Credit Card – Great Rewards

    Find out more about the Card

    • Earn reward miles fast
    • Earn one reward mile for every $10 charged to your Card at Air Miles sponsors1
    • Earn one reward mile for every $15 in card purchases everywhere else you use the card.
    • Choose from a wide range of rewards, including travel, merchandise, gift cards, event tickets/passes and more

Optional Services

From payment coverage to travel assistance, you can rest assured you’re ready should the unexpected ever happen.

The American Express® AIR MILES®* and Platinum Credit Card – Optional Services

    American Express offers a wide range of affordable insurance products designed exclusively for American Express Card members:
    • Credit Protection 
    • Travel Assurance
    • Term Life Insurance Plan
    • Health and Dental Plan
    • Accident Protection Plan
    • Critical Illness Recovery Plan
    • Hospital & Recovery Cash Plan
    • InfoAssist

    The American Express® AIR MILES®* Platinum Credit Card – Key Features

      Find out more about the Card
    • Earn reward miles fast
    • Low $50.00 Annual fee
    • Earn one reward mile for every $10 charged to your Card1
    • Earn one reward mile for every $15 in card purchases everywhere else you use the card.
    • Receive free Supplementary Cards
    • Shop at any of the participating AIR MILES®* Sponsors at over 9,600 locations across Canada with your Credit Card and show your AIR MILES®* Collector Card, and you can earn reward miles from both.
    • Front Of The Line®  – preferential ticket access to some of the most sought after theatre shows, concerts and sporting events across Canada.4
    • 24/7 Customer Service
    • Emergency Card Replacement
    • American Express Assured Reservations - ensures your room will be waiting for you regardless of how late you arrive
    • Travel Accident Insurance 5†



    Charges made in foreign currencies: The conversion commission is 2.5% for each charge. These fees and commission will be charged when they are incurred and will be included on the next statement.

    And lets not forget that Peace-of-Mind when traveling knowing that you can get emergency 24 hour customer service and Cash advances at
    more than 40,000 Interac®* automated banking machines across Canada, or at any of the automated banking machines around the world bearing the American Express logo. If approved by us your personal identification number (PIN) will be released to you by mail. Please note that only the Basic Cardmember is eligible for cash access.



    ®*Trademark of Interac Inc. Amex Bank of Canada authorized user
    of the Trade Mark.

Please Note (Additional Terms)

Account must be in good standing. AIR MILES®* reward miles will be earned on the amount of all eligible purchases, less credits and returns. Funds Advances, Finance Charges,  AMEX cheques, annual fees (if applicable), other fees, and charges for travellers cheques and foreign currencies are not purchases and do not qualify for reward miles.


Travel Accident Insurance is underwritten by ACE INI Life Insurance, Head Office in Canada: Toronto, Ontario, under Master Policy TMH600135. 



® : Used by Amex Bank of Canada under license from American Express



®* : Trademarks of AIR MILES International Trading B.V. Used under license by Loyalty Management Group Canada Inc. and Amex Bank of Canada.



† All insurance coverage is subject to the terms and conditions of the
respective master policies. Certain limitations, exclusions and restrictions apply. Please read Certificates of Insurance carefully.

  • ®: Used by Amex Bank of Canada under license from American Express Company.
    ®*Trademarks of AIR MILES International Trading B.V. Used under license by Loyalty Management Group Canada Inc. and Amex Bank of Canada.

    For that extra Peace of mind, Emergency Funds carry an American Express® AIR MILES®*

    FAQ Air Miles- Collecting Air Miles while driving around BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and throughout the Canadian provinces.