The Aeroplan® Credit Card

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The Aeroplan® Credit Card

Current Welcome Offer: Earn 60,000 points after you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first three (3) months of being approved for card membership.

Annual Fee: $95

Foreign Transaction Fees: $0

Points Earnings:

  • 3X points for each eligible dollar spent at grocery stores
  • 3X on dining at restaurants
  • 3X with Air Canada directly
  • 1X on all other eligible purchases
  • Plus, you’ll receive 500 bonus points for every $2,000 you spend in a calendar month – up to 1,500 points per month.

Travel Benefits:

  • Cardmember and up to eight companions on the same confirmation number enjoy their first checked bag for free. (Bags must be 50 pounds or lighter.)
  • Up to $100 in statement every four years as reimbursement for Global Entry or TSA PreCheck® or NEXUS application fees.
  • Occasional preferred pricing on award flights.
Air Canada Boeing 787 departing Vancouver International Airport.
The Aeroplan® Credit Card is Air Canada’s co-branded card. (©iStock.com/Alvin Man)

Even if You Don’t Fly Air Canada, Here’s Why the Card Might Be Worth Holding

Air Canada is part of Star Alliance and has partners outside of that, too. That means you can redeem your Aeroplan points across a number of great airlines. (Yes, Emirates, Lufthansa, and Singapore are a few of them!)

  • Aegean Airlines
  • Air Canada
  • Air China
  • Air Creebec
  • Air Dolomiti
  • Air India
  • Air Mauritius
  • Air New Zealand
  • Air Serbia
  • All Nippon Airways (ANA)
  • Asiana
  • Austrian Airlines
  • Avianca
  • Azul
  • Bamboo Airways
  • Brussels Airlines
  • Calm Air
  • Canadian North
  • Copa Airlines
  • Croatia Airlines
  • EgyptAir
  • Emirates
  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • Etihad Airways
  • Eurowings
  • Eurowings Discover
  • EVA Air
  • GOL
  • Gulf Air
  • Juneyao Airlines
  • LOT Polish Airlines
  • Lufthansa
  • Olympic Air
  • Oman Air
  • PAL Airlines
  • Scandinavian Airlines (SAS)
  • Shenzhen Airlines
  • Singapore Airlines
  • South African Airways
  • SunExpress
  • SWISS
  • TAP Air Portugal
  • Thai Airways
  • Turkish Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Virgin Australia
  • Vistara

Keep in mind that Aeroplan is linked up with several credit card loyalty programs such as Chase Ultimate Rewards and Capital One Travel. So, this could present you a great option to stock up on points toward a great redemption.

Keep in Mind…

This is a Chase-issued card. That means you’re subject to the dreaded 5/24 rule.

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