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How Do I Choose the Best Travel Credit Card?

That depends on the type of traveling you like to do. Some of our cards reward you with exclusive offers for flying the same airline – while others focus on giving you freedom, flexibility and protection. Whatever the case, we’ve got a travel credit card for your next adventure.

RBC Avion Visa Infinite

  • 35,000 Avion points are enough for a roundtrip flight to fly anywhere in Canada & the U.S (Alaska and Hawaii require more points). Taxes and fees extra.
  • Earn 1 Avion point for every dollar you spend2
  • No blackout periods or seat restrictions - ever!
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  • Annual Fee: $120
  • Purchase Rate: 20.99%
  • Additional Card: $50
  • Cash Advance Rate: 22.99%*

WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard

  • Get up to 450 WestJet dollars (a value of up to $450 off the base fare) when you spend a minimum of $5,000 in the first 3 months on your card1
  • Receive a round-trip companion voucher – every year – for any WestJet destination starting from $119 CAD2 (plus taxes, fees, charges and other ATC). Get an annual round-trip companion voucher for any WestJet destination2.
  • Reach higher with WestJet Rewards Status Lift. Now everyday purchases on the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard can bring you closer to achieving status with WestJet4
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  • Annual Fee: $119
  • Purchase Rate: 20.99%
  • Additional Card: $59
  • Cash Advance Rate: 22.99%*

RBC Avion Visa Infinite Privilege – A Luxury Travel Credit Card

  • Limited Time Offer
  • Get up to 70,000 Avion points1 (travel value of up to $1,500). Apply by November 25, 2024.
    • 35,000 Avion Points on approval1
    • 20,000 bonus points when you spend $5,000 in your first 6 months1
    • 15,000 one-time anniversary bonus points1
  • Earn 1.25 Avion points for every dollar you spend2
  • Enjoy luxury travel benefits and exclusive privilege
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  • Annual Fee: $399
  • Purchase Rate: 20.99%
  • Additional Card: $99
  • Cash Advance Rate: 22.99%*

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Frequently Asked Questions

Pay with your credit card and earn points that you can redeem for travel – whether that’s a flight, hotel room, cruise ticket – it’s your choice. Most cards also come with built-in travel insurance that offers various types of protection while you’re away.
While every card is different, some of the benefits may include:
  • Travel insurance: most of our travel cards have extensive insurances to cover you in case of unexpected events, such as flight delay and lost baggage
  • Travel points: earn points on every purchase that can be easily redeemed for travel. Some of our cards also earn bonus points on travel related purchases so you’ll be on your way even faster
  • Flexibility to convert your points: cards earning Avion® points also let you convert your points to use with a variety of travel programs including WestJet dollars, Asia Miles, Avios and more.
  • Special travel offers: With some cards you’ll get free offers, access to lounges, or unique travel experiences
Use our credit card selector to discover which cards have the benefits you value most.
You’ll earn travel points relative to the card you choose. We have options that earn Avion points, WestJet dollars, Asia Miles or Avios. Each card is designed to earn points with every purchase you make, and let you redeem when it works for you. Compare our travel credit cards to see which card is right for you.
Avion points, WestJet dollars, Asia Miles and Avios are all valued differently. Visit your points program directly to see the value of your points balance.
If you collect Avion points, you can easily redeem them for travel, merchandise, gift cards and more at If you earn WestJet dollars, Avios or Asia Miles, you can redeem directly with the airline loyalty program affiliated with your card.
Every RBC travel credit card has different benefits, features and limitations. Restrictions on point redemptions will depend on the card you choose. Compare our travel cards to see how to make your points work for you.
Generally speaking, the higher your credit score, the better your chances of getting a credit card with the best offers. Keep in mind that some of our cards require a minimum personal or household income to qualify.