Get the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard today
Plan Now. Travel Later.
- First checked bags free for the primary cardholder on WestJet flights4.
- Get your first round trip companion voucher for
$119$0 CAD18 (plus taxes, fees and charges) when you use your card. Offer expires Aug. 16, 2021.
- Receive an annual World Elite round-trip companion voucher to anywhere WestJet flies, it allows you to book a full fare and then book a companion at a reduced rate - redeem for your choice of destination:
- Travel within Canada or to the continental U.S., from
$119$0 CAD18 - new limited time offer on your first companion voucher!
- Travel to Hawaii or Mexico from
$399$0 CAD18 - new limited time offer on your first companion voucher!
- Travel to the rest of the WestJet network for $399 CAD3.
Applicable on Economy fares. Plus taxes, fees and other ATC charges.
- Or choose to exchange your annual round-trip companion voucher for 4 lounge vouchers.16
- Travel within Canada or to the continental U.S., from
- Get 350 welcome WestJet dollars3 (on first purchase). Plus, earn 2x the WestJet dollars19 (on grocery, restaurants and food delivery in the first three months). Offer expires Aug. 31, 2021.
Benefits and Features
- 1.5% back in WestJet dollars on everyday purchases1.
- 2% back in WestJet dollars on flights or packages with WestJet or WestJet Vacations1.
- Use WestJet dollars toward all or part of a WestJet flight or WestJet Vacations package2.
- Redeem WestJet dollars at any time2.
WestJet Dollars Add Up
See how much you could earn over 12 months, including one-time welcome WestJet dollars:
|Ways to Earn||Spend||Earn Percentage||WestJet dollars|
|Groceries||$400 x 12 months||1.5%||72|
|Gasoline||$300 x 12 months||1.5%||54|
|Entertainment||$200 x 12 months||1.5%||36|
|Household items / Maintenance||$100 x 12 months||1.5%||18|
|Flights Purchased Through WestJet||$1,500||2.0%||30|
|250 welcome WestJet dollars||250|
|Total WestJet dollars Earned||
- No blackout periods and your WestJet dollars don't expire17.
Free Boingo Wi-Fi for Mastercard Cardholders14
Register your WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard‡ to get free wifi access at over 1 million Boingo hotspots worldwide.
- Instant Fuel Savings at Petro-Canada. Link your card and instantly save 3¢/L on fuel5 and always earn 20% more Petro-Points at Petro-Canada6. View More Details
Mastercard Airport Experiences Provided by LoungeKey7
Membership to 800+ airport lounges worldwide (fees apply for lounge access) and access to exclusive offers from luxury retailers. Download the Mastercard Airport Experience app and register.
Mastercard Travel Rewards12
Discover a world of cashback offers
On-demand Apps and Subscription Services13
Enjoy special benefits and offers
More ways to save with your WestJet dollars15
Member Exclusive fares offer great value with exclusive discounts when you pay the full base fare with WestJet dollars. Find savings on more seats on more flights with options to book in Economy, Premium and Business. Sign in when you book and see when Member Exclusive fares are available.
Apply for the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard
WestJet RBC Mastercard
|Additional Card Fee:||$19|
|Cash Advance Rate:||22.99%23|
- Earn up to 100 WestJet dollars20 (with $1,000 spend in the first 3 months).
- Get an annual credit card companion voucher for round-trip travel within Canada and the continental U.S. for $199 CAD (plus taxes, fees and other ATC charges)20
- 1% back in WestJet dollars on everyday purchases21.
- 1.5% back in WestJet dollars on flights or packages with WestJet or WestJet Vacations21.
- No blackout periods.
- Redeem WestJet dollars at any time22.
- Zero Liability Fraud Protection
- 24-hour Worldwide Fraud Detection Service
- Emergency Card Replacement
- Travel Accident Insurance
- Auto Rental Collision/Loss Damage Insurance
- Emergency Purchases Insurance
- Hotel/Motel Burglary Insurance
- Purchase Security and Extended Warranty Insurance
WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard
- Cash Advance Fee: $3.50 in Canada and $5.00 outside of Canada
- Balance Transfer Promotional Rate Fee: Up to 3% of transaction amount
- Dishonoured Payment Fee: $45.00
- Overlimit Fee: $29.00 (If you reside in Quebec, fee does not apply.)
- Additional Copies: $5.00 for Monthly Statement, $1.50 for Statement Updates at the ATM, $2.00 for Transaction Receipts
- Installment Plan Fee: If applicable, either a (i) one-time fee of up to 3% of total purchase amount, or (ii) monthly fee of up to 1.15% of total purchase amount (no fee in Quebec)
Only available to residents of Canada. Once approved for the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard, please allow 4-6 weeks after the first purchase transaction date for the 250 welcome WestJet dollars plus the additional 100 WestJet dollars (“Additional WestJet dollars”) and round-trip companion voucher (the “World Elite Companion Voucher”) to appear in your WestJet Rewards account, accessible at westjet.com/account. Thereafter, the World Elite Companion Voucher is awarded annually 4-6 weeks after the annual fee is charged. To be eligible for the Additional WestJet dollars, you must apply for the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard between April 1 and August 31, 2021, be approved by Royal Bank of Canada (“RBC”) and make your first purchase within 3 months of your account open date. Welcome WestJet dollars and the first year World Elite Companion Voucher are not available to existing or former WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard primary cardholders apply for or transferring to a WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard. The Additional WestJet dollars do not apply to product changes from another RBC credit card to the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard. Primary cardholder may use their annual World Elite Companion Voucher only once for one of these options of A) round-trip flight for travel in Canada and the continental U.S. for $119 CAD; or B) round-trip flight to/from the rest of the WestJet network for $399 CAD. Applicable taxes, fees and other ATC charges on the World Elite Companion Voucher must be paid at time of booking. Additional cardholders are not eligible for the welcome WestJet dollars, Additional WestJet dollars or World Elite Companion Voucher offer. This offer may not be combined or used in conjunction with any other offer, except as otherwise set out. RBC and WestJet reserve the right to modify, cancel or withdraw this offer at any time. This offer may be revoked at any time if we suspect you may be manipulating or abusing it, or engaging in any suspicious or fraudulent activity, as determined by Royal Bank of Canada in its sole discretion. Terms and conditions of the World Elite Companion Voucher are established by WestJet and WestJet reserves the right to change or withdraw this offer at any time.
New primary cardholders who apply for the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard between July 1 and August 16, 2021, and who make their first purchase by September 30, 2021, may use their first World Elite Companion Voucher for a round-trip Economy flight within Canada or, to/from the U.S. (including Hawaii) and Mexico for $0 base fare. Taxes, fees and other ATC charges will apply. The $0 base fare companion voucher offer is valid on new bookings only, for bookings up to one year from the date of issue of the companion voucher. Other terms and conditions apply. Visit westjet.com/companion-voucher for complete details on the World Elite Companion Voucher and westjet.com/companionoffer for full details of the $0 base fare companion voucher offer.
All insurance is subject to limitations and exclusions. Please refer to the insurance certificates included in your printed Welcome Kit for complete details or online in Credit Card Documentation.
Terms and conditions for exchanging a World Elite companion voucher: Applicable to WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard primary cardholders with a valid Annual World Elite round-trip companion voucher (“World Elite companion voucher”), deposited into your account 4 – 6 weeks after your first purchase transaction date and 30 days after your credit card renewal date each year thereafter. All requests to exchange a World Elite companion voucher for Lounge vouchers must be submitted at westjet.com/lounge-exchange. All requests to exchange a World Elite companion voucher must be submitted a minimum of 4 days prior to the cardholder’s planned date of travel and prior to the expiry of the companion voucher. Cardholders will be able to view the lounge vouchers and their expiry date(s) within the Vouchers section of their account. These vouchers will be identified as: Lounge Access – RBC. Lounge vouchers will have the same expiry date as the World Elite companion voucher used for the exchange. Lounge vouchers must be redeemed prior to the expiry date. If you have multiple World Elite companion vouchers, the first to expire will be the first one exchanged. Sign in to see available vouchers at westjet.com. There is no limit on the number of World Elite lounge vouchers that may be exchanged. If a lounge voucher expires after a cardholder has exchanged a World Elite companion voucher but before the lounge voucher has been redeemed, the lounge voucher(s) will not be valid. Once a cardholder has requested an exchange of a World Elite companion voucher for (4) lounge vouchers, the request will be considered final and cannot be cancelled or reversed. This offer may not be combined or used in conjunction with any other offer. Royal Bank of Canada and WestJet reserve the right to withdraw this offer at any time, even after acceptance by you. Terms and conditions of the lounge voucher are established by WestJet and WestJet reserves the right to change or withdraw this offer at any time. WestJet, not Royal Bank of Canada, is solely responsible for the WestJet Rewards Program and the terms of the WestJet Rewards Program. Terms and conditions for using a lounge voucher: Lounge access - RBC vouchers may be used by the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard primary cardholder and their accompanied guests. Guests/companions may only use lounge vouchers when accompanied by the primary cardholder and taking a same-day WestJet flight from the same airport. If the primary cardholder already has access to WestJet partner lounges through Platinum, Gold or Silver status, Lounge access - RBC vouchers may be used for additional guests/companions accompanying them. Lounge vouchers and expiry dates will be available when you sign in to your account at westjet.com. Lounge vouchers are valid at WestJet partner airport lounges only, up to three hours before flight departure. Visit westjet.com/lounges for a current list of lounges. A valid boarding pass displaying the primary cardholder’s WestJet Rewards ID and a WestJet flight number for a departing flight must be presented at time of lounge entry: a printed voucher is not required for redemption. Lounge vouchers are valid when travelling on WestJet-marketed flights only (identified by a WS carrier code preceding the flight number); not valid when travelling on partner-marketed itineraries. Cardholders will be able to view the lounge vouchers and their expiry date(s) within the Vouchers section of their account. These vouchers will be identified as: Lounge Access – RBC. Unused World Elite companion vouchers and lounge vouchers will automatically be cancelled on the date your WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard account is closed. Voucher may only be used as described, has no monetary or other exchange value and is non-transferable. Terms and conditions of this benefit are subject to the WestJet Rewards Program Terms and Conditions at the time of redemption. WestJet is solely responsible for the terms of the WestJet Rewards Program.
Eligible new WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard primary cardholders applying between July 1 and August 16, 2021 who are approved will get a $0 base fare (plus taxes fees and other ATC charges) companion voucher for a guest travelling with them on Economy fare flights within Canada, to the U.S. (including Hawaii) and Mexico for travel up to one year from date of issue (“Offer”). Taxes, fees and other ATC charges apply. Eligible primary cardholders for this Offer must be new WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard cardholders, who applied between July 1 – August 16, 2021 and were approved and make their first purchase by September 30, 2021. Valid for new bookings only. Not valid on existing reservations or third-party online booking websites. Valid for one (1) round-trip for a companion of the primary cardholder flying on a full base fare, travelling on the same itinerary. Must book and purchase primary cardholder’s and companion’s travel at the same time. The same fare type must be booked. If one-way travel is booked, the voucher will be deemed fully used and the return portion of travel is forfeited. Maximum one companion voucher may be used per booking. Bookings made on westjet.com must originate from Canada and will be charged in Canadian dollars only. Bookings originating from outside Canada must be made through WestJet’s contact centre; reservations will be charged in either Canadian dollars or an available currency offered by WestJet at time of booking (e.g. USD, etc.). Primary cardholder may use the promotional companion voucher only once on their choice of either: Roundtrip travel in Canada and the continental U.S. for $0 base fare (plus taxes, fees and other ATC charges apply) where Offer terms and conditions met (regularly $119 CAD base fare). Roundtrip travel to/from Hawaii and Mexico for $0 base fare (plus taxes, fees and other ATC charges apply) where Offer terms and conditions met (regularly $399 CAD base fare).
Total pricing, taxes, fees and other ATC charges varies based on itinerary booked. Promotional companion voucher valid on all published Basic, Econo and EconoFlex fares wholly marketed and operated by WestJet, including seat sales. Not valid on Premium, PremiumFlex, Business, BusinessFlex or Member Exclusive fares, nor combinable with a discount code. Not valid with group discounts and/or WestJet Vacations bookings. Booking must be made within one year from date of issue of promotional World Elite companion voucher; travel may occur after the voucher expiry date subject to flight schedule availability at the time of booking. Valid for travel until the end of the available flight schedule with no blackout periods. If a booking is for routes or fares not specified (that is, outside of Canada, U.S., and Mexico), the promotional companion voucher base fare discount will not apply; instead the World Elite companion voucher fare remains at the regular cost of $119 or $399 depending on the destination and fare class, plus taxes, fees and other ATC charges. If one flight of the itinerary is an Economy fare (Base, Econo or EconoFlex) and the other is a Premium fare, the guest will pay $0 for the base fare of the Economy fare flight and 50% of the companion voucher base fare for the Premium flight. For example, if the outbound flight is an Economy fare and the return flight is a Premium fare, 50% ($59.50 or $199.50) of the applicable companion voucher base fare cost will be charged on the Premium flight (no base fare will be charged for the Economy flight). If one flight of the itinerary is an Economy fare and the other is a Business fare, the guest will pay $0 for the base fare for the Economy flight and full cost of the Business fare as it is not eligible for a companion voucher. Voucher may only be used as described, cannot be transferred and has no monetary or exchange value. Changes or cancellations to World Elite companion voucher bookings are allowed, except when a Basic fare has been purchased, which is a 100% non-refundable fare with no change options allowed. Bookings may be changed or cancelled online via Manage Trips. Changes and cancellations must be made at the same time for both guests, and failure to do so may result in a forfeit of travel funds. Changes must be made prior to the expiry date of the voucher used for the booking for the voucher to be valid. Guests are required to pay all applicable fees based on the fare type purchased for each ticket, plus the difference in fare on the regular ticket, if applicable. Taxes, fees, other ATC charges and any base fare paid for the World Elite companion voucher are not eligible for WestJet dollars accrual. This Offer cannot be combined with any other promotional offer. Seasonal start and end dates may apply to some routes. Certain fare types may be excluded. Unused vouchers will automatically be cancelled on the date your WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard account is closed. Offer is subject to change at any time. All other WestJet companion voucher terms and conditions remain in effect. For full details for the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard companion voucher, click here(opens to external site). Terms and conditions of this voucher are subject to Program Terms and Conditions(opens to external site) at the time of redemption.
Get 2x the WestJet dollars earn rate for every $1 spent (an additional 1.5% bonus) (“Bonus Offer”) on all purchases at eligible grocery and restaurant merchants (including eligible food delivery services) in Canada (“Eligible Merchants”), when using your WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard to pay within the first 3 months of your credit card account open date. All WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard cardholders who applied and were approved for the card between April 1 – August 31, 2021 are eligible to earn the Bonus Offer subject to these terms and conditions. The Bonus Offer is calculated separately and is in addition to the WestJet dollars you earn on everyday purchases on your credit card. WestJet dollars are earned on net purchases only; they are not earned on cash advances (including balance transfers, cash-like transactions and certain bill payments), interest charges or fees, and credits for returns and adjustments will reduce or cancel the WestJet dollars earned by the amounts originally charged. The WestJet dollars will be deposited into your WestJet Rewards account on a monthly basis, up to 6-8 weeks after eligible purchases are made. Account must be open and in good standing at the time the Bonus Offer is awarded. For full WestJet dollars terms and conditions visit: westjet.com/rewards.
You can earn the Bonus Offer on purchases at:
a) Eligible Grocery Merchants in Canada: Eligible grocery merchants are classified under Mastercard merchant category codes (“MCCs”) 5331, 5411, 5441, 5451, 5462, 5499 and includes Real Canadian Super Store, Sobeys, Safeway, Save-on-Foods, Metro, Loblaws, IGA, Food Basics Canada, Fortinos, Freshco, Maxi, No Frills, Provigo, Super C, T & T Supermarket, and Zehrs. Purchases at grocery merchants whose primary business is not grocery sales (including wholesale clubs, alcohol retailers, and general merchandise retailers) do not qualify for the Bonus Offer in this category.
b) Eligible Restaurant Merchants in Canada: Eligible restaurant merchants are classified under MCCs 5812 and 5814 and include Boston Pizza, Cactus Club Café, Denny’s, Earls, East Side Mario’s, IHOP, Milestones Grill & Bar, Montana’s Cookhouse, Moxie’s, Nando’s, Olive Garden, Red Lobster, Red Robin, St. Hubert, Swiss Chalet, The Keg, White Spot and many fast food outlets: A&W, Burger King, Dairy Queen, Domino’s Pizza, Harvey’s, KFC, Little Caesar’s Pizza, McDonald’s, Panago, Pizza Hut, Pizza Nova, Pizza, Popeye’s, Starbuck’s, Subway, Tim Horton’s, and Wendy’s. It also includes food delivery services under these MCCs including Uber Eats, Skip the Dishes and DoorDash. Purchases at restaurant merchants whose primary business is not food sales (including bars, taverns, cocktail lounges, and nightclubs) do not qualify for the Bonus Offer in this category. The Bonus Offer is not applicable on purchases in other categories. Eligible Merchants may be subject to change if their MCCs change and the above list of Eligible Merchants is not exhaustive. Purchases made through a third-party or on an online marketplace (with multiple retailers), with the exception of eligible food delivery services, will not be eligible for the Bonus Offer. Royal Bank of Canada and WestJet cannot guarantee that any merchant, operating in whole or in part as a grocery store, restaurant, or food delivery service, is classified by MCC 5331, 5411, 5441, 5451, 5462, 5499, 5811, 5812, 5813 or 5814, and in no event will Royal Bank of Canada or WestJet be liable or responsible for any claims with respect to a purchase made at a merchant that is not classified by an eligible MCC above. This Bonus Offer may not be combined or used in conjunction with any other offer, except as otherwise set out. WestJet and RBC reserve the right to cancel, modify or withdraw this Bonus Offer at any time.
WestJet Rewards program
All other WestJet Reward program terms and conditions remain in effect. Please ensure that your email address is up to date on your WestJet Rewards account. It is recommended that you review your communication consent and opt-ins to receive all communications. WestJet, not Royal Bank of Canada, is solely responsible for the WestJet Rewards Program, the terms of the WestJet Rewards Program including earning, redemption and administration of WestJet dollars and program changes.