American Express is the number one travel credit card, and if you live in Luxembourg or Belgium, you will get a huge welcome bonus and much more.

There are many credit cards on the market, not all of them are perfect for travelers.

If you live in Luxembourg or Belgium, there’s one credit card that offers all, the American Express Platinum card.

American Express Platinum

Welcome Bonus

Until the end of the year 2022, you will get a big welcome bonus of 30.000 points, if you apply for a new American Express Platinum card, and you pay only half the price the first year.

Free unlimited airport lounge

On top of the bonus points, you’ll get the Priority Pass for free, worth 399€ a year.

If you owe the American Express Platinum card, you can get a second Platinum card for free for a family member, that lives in your household.  And with the second free card comes a second free Priority Pass membership as well.

More travel perks

The American Express Platinum card offers some more excellent travel perks, like excellent travel insurances, hotel statuses (Hilton Gold, Radisson Gold…) and car rental statuses (Hertz Gold…).

More details can be found in our post, best credit card to earn miles in Luxembourg.

Fees: The American Express Platinum card is 30€ a month the first year, thereafter 60€ a month.


American Express Gold

If you don’t need all those travel perks, and you just want to collect points that can be converted into airline miles, you may use the cheaper American Express Gold card.

With the gold card you will have some good travel insurances, and you get a 20.000 points welcome bonus.

Once in possession of the gold card, you can ask for another 4 gold cards for free for your family members, that lives in your household.

Fees for the American Express Gold card are free for the first 3 months, thereafter 16.25€ a month.


How to get the American Express Welcome Bonus

Simply fill out the form, tell us if you want the gold or platinum card, and we will send you the magic link to your email with the bonus points.

Note: Emails aren’t sent automatically, sometimes it can take a few hours until you receive the email. Some providers will put the email in the junk folder…


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