Traveling on credit is no big deal these days. As a matter of fact, using a credit card for the purpose of traveling and things around it, can help you save on a lot of money or at least gain some discounts in the long run.

So here is a list of some of the better credit cards that can benefit a traveler, whether in India or all around the world!

1. Citibank PremierMiles Credit Card

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Benefits:

  • 10,000 Miles with the first expenditure of Rs.1,000 or more within 60 days of Card issuance
  • 3000 Miles on card renewal
  • Miles earned once do not expire
  • As a member of the Frequent Flyer Program (FFP), if you book a ticket, you earn double the number of miles for the ticket at a rate of 10 Miles per Rs. 100
  • Complimentary access to airport lounges

Annual Fee: Rs. 3000

 

2. Citibank Platinum Credit Card

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Benefits:

  • Discounts of travel, dining and entertainment
  • Earn 1 point for every Rs. 125 spent
  • No joining or renewal fee

3. Jet Privilege HDFC Bank Credit Card

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Benefits:

  • 5000 Bonus JP Miles on the first use of the card within 90 days of issuance
  • 5000 Bonus JP Miles on retail expenditure of Rs. 75,000 within 90 days of issuance
  • Book a return ticket with Jet Airways and avail  discounts
  • 4000 JP Miles on first swipe of card after renewal
  • 5% discount on all domestic air ticket bookings with Jet Airways along with 10 kg additional luggage
  • Renewal charge can be waived off on spending over Rs. 3 lac within one year

Annual Fee: Rs. 2500

4. HSBC MakeMyTrip Signature Card

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Benefits:

  • Introductory Rs. 5500 vouchers from MakeMyTrip
  • 5 Points on every Rs. 100 spent on MakeMyTrip
  • Annual fee for first year is waived off

5. Air India SBI Platinum Card

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Benefits:

  • Welcome rewards up to 20000 points
  • Each reward point eaquals 1 Air India Mile
  • Bonus 5000 rewards for each membership anniversary

Annual Fee: Rs. 500

6. Titanium Smart Traveler credit Card- Axis Bank

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Benefits:

  • 8 Loyalty rewards on every Rs. 200 spent while traveling abroad
  • 4 Loyalty reward points for every Rs. 300 spent on hotels, holiday packages, airlines, train and bus bookings in India
  • For other spends, 2 Loyalty points for every Rs. 200 spent

Annual Fee: Rs. 100

7. Yatra SBI Credit Card

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Benefits:

  •  Joining voucher worth Rs. 8500 from yatra.com
  • Earn points for purchasing at yatra.com
  • Access to MasterCard Premium airport lounges in India

Annual Fee: Rs 500

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