Credit Cards That Offer the Best Travel Perks

By Jason Steele. Last updated 3 August 2023. 0 comments

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Everyone knows that the right credit card can offer you valuable points and miles you can redeem for award travel. But with airlines increasing the number of miles needed for many awards, and reducing the number of seats they make available for the lowest mileage levels, these programs have lost some of their value.

Thankfully, airline credit cards have begun to increase the benefits they offer to cardholders, which are especially welcome at a time when these companies are trying to add extra fees to everything. So here are the best credit cards that offer some of the best travel perks. (See also: Credit Cards that Offer Airport Lounge Access)

Delta SkyMiles® Gold American Express Card

With the Delta SkyMiles® Gold American Express Card, you get your first checked bag free on Delta flights, priority boarding, and 20% savings on eligible in-flight purchases when you use your card. Savings do not apply to any other in-flight purchases, such as in-flight wireless internet access and associated services, and charitable contributions. This card offers 2X Miles on Delta purchases, at U.S. Supermarkets and at restaurants worldwide, including takeout and delivery in the U.S., and 1X Mile on all other eligible purchases. The introductory annual fee is $0 for the first year, then $99. See Rates & Fees. Welcome Offer: Earn 40,000 bonus miles after you spend $2,000 in purchases on your new Card in your first 6 months. Terms Apply.

For rates and fees of the Delta SkyMiles® Gold American Express Card, please click here.

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