Credit Cards That You Must Have for Miles Collection in Canada

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This page selected some of the best cards that we recommend from major banks in Canada.

1. American Express Cards

Amex has the best travel rewards credit cards in Canada, and if you like accmulating points and redeem free flights, they are your best friends. 

Amex Gold Rewards Card

  • 25,000 Membership Reward Points after spending 1,500 CAD in the first three months;
  • Additional 5,000 Membership Reward Points for adding a secondary cardholder;
  • Every dollar you spend get you 1 MR, and double Points on travel related and gas purchases;
  • First Year Annual Fee WAIVED and 150 CAD thereafter;


 Amex the Platinum Card

  • 60,000 Membership Reward Points (MR) after spending 3,000 CAD in the first three months
  • Enhanced lounge access and hotel memberships
  • Every dollar you spend get you 1.25 MR
  • 699 CAD (including 200 CAD travel credit) annual fee and 175 CAD for each secondary cardholder



Amex Small Business Platinum Card

  • 50,000 Membership Reward Points after spending 3,000 CAD in the first three months
  • Every dollar you spend get you 1.25 MR
  • Annual fee is 399 CAD
  • If you use the referral link to apply (see below), you can get 75,000 Membership Reward Points as your sign-up bonus
                             

Amex Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card

  • 20,000 SPG points after spending 1,500 CAD in the first three months
  • Annual fee is 120 CAD (And 150 CAD for the Business Version)
  • If you spend 30,000 dollars in a calendar year you can get a free night certificate (cat 1-4) as a reward
  • Every dollar you spend get you 1 SPG point
  • Triple points at SPG & Marriott hotels
  • Strongly recommend this card as SPG and Marriott are merged...

2. BMO Credit Cards 

BMO offers an excellent line of master cards among the five banks, and for those who have lots of purchases each year at Costco, take a look !

BMO World Elite MasterCard
  • up to 2.0% return on all purchases that can be used towards any redemption through BMO Rewards Program
  • 20,000 point sign up bonus that is worth $200 of travel (Updated April 24, 2017)
  • Complimentary Priority Pass membership which included 4 free lounge visits each year
  • 150 CAD annual fee
BMO CashBack World Elite MasterCard
  • Get 4% cash back on every purchase (up to $250 cash back) in your first 4 months and 1.75%  on ALL card purchases thereafter. 
  • Complimentary Roadside Assistance Program 
  • 120 CAD annual fee
BMO AIR MILES World Elite MasterCard
  • 2,000 Bonus Air Miles of welcome bonus (limited time offer)
  • Earn 1 reward mile for every $10 in credit card purchases, everywhere you spend
  • Exclusive 25% off the miles required for flight redemption with your air miles
  • Complimentary Priority Pass membership which included 2 free lounge visits each year

3. RBC Credit Cards 
    There are some awesome travel visa cards from RBC which can help you earn Avios and Asia Miles.

    RBC British Airways Visa Infinite Card 


    •  Welcome bonus of 15,000 Avios.
    • Earn 1 Avios for every $1 CAD you spend on your card
    • Earn double Avios for every $1 CAD you spend on British Airways purchases
    • Be rewarded with a Companion Award eVoucher

    • Receive a Companion Award eVoucher when you spend $30,000 or more in any calendar year
                                        

    RBC Cathay Pacific Visa Platinum


    • Earn 1 Asia Mile for every $1 CAD in local spend
    • Earn 1.25 Asia Miles for every $1 CAD equivalent of foreign currency you spendusing your card
    • Earn double Asia Miles for every $1 CAD spent on Cathay Pacific purchases online.
    • Complimentary first year Green Tier membership to Cathay Pacific's exclusive Marco Polo Club



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