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.

A new time limited offer is available right now and valid until August 24, welcome bonuses for the Platinum and Gold card have been increased to 60.000 respectively 40.000 points.


If you live in Luxembourg or Belgium, the American Express Platinum card is for sure the best credit card for travelers.

American Express Reward points can be converted to airline miles like British Airways, KLM/Air France, Lufthansa and many more.

American Express Platinum

  • Welcome Bonus

By applying for the American Express Platinum card, you will get 30000  60000 bonus points, and you pay only half the price in card fees for the first year.

  • New: €300/year offered in a selection of restaurants

You have €150 reimbursement in Belgium and Luxembourg and an additional €150 reimbursement abroad. You can enjoy it in more than 1,400 restaurants in 20 countries.

  • 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.

  • Gold status with several hotel brands

Gold status with Hilton, Marriott Bonvoy, Melia and Radisson. Once you have the card, you have to log in and visit this page to obtain the gold status with the mentioned hotel brands.

  • More travel perks

The American Express Platinum card offers some more excellent travel perks, like excellent travel insurances, 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 20000 40.000 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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