Here is how to earn up to 35,000 Asia Miles:
Step 1: 15,000 Asia Miles welcome offer upon credit card approval†.
Step 2: 10,000 Asia Miles when you spend $6,000 CAD on the card in the first 3 months†.
Step 3: Another 10,000 Asia Miles after the first anniversary of your card opening†.
Earn more Asia Miles with every purchase
Earn 2 Asia Miles per $1 spent on eligible Cathay Pacific flights1.
Foreign currency spend
Earn 1.25 Asia Miles per $1 spent on purchases outside of Canada2.
Earn 1 Asia Mile for per $1 spent on all other purchases made in Canada3.
Enjoy these additional benefits
Marco Polo Club membership
New cardholders will enjoy a complimentary Green membership to the Marco Polo Club for the first year of enrolment4. A $100 USD value.
Comprehensive travel insurance coverage
With emergency medical insurance5, and protection for your trip6, hotel7 and rental car8. Even your eligible purchases get protection7. Learn more about all available insurances on this card.
Up to $250 off travel packages
Save when you book a Cathay Pacific travel package. Select Book together and save option and apply promo code CXRBCOFFER. Get instant discount of $250 for a Business Class package, $150 for a Premium Economy package and $50 for an Economy Class package9.
10% redemption discount on travel awards
Get the most out of your trip and save 10% on Asia Miles when you redeem hotel stays, car rentals and experiences10. Discover more Asia Miles redemption benefits.
See how many miles you could be earning with your card
Cathay Pacific purchases
2x Asia Miles per $1 spent
Purchase made outside of Canada
1.25x Asia Miles per $1 spent
Purchases made in Canada
1x Asia Mile per $1 spent
Total estimated miles
Actual earnings may differ. Learn more.
Redeem your Asia Miles for exciting awards
Once you have earned your Asia Miles, redeem for the items that matter most to you as a traveler. Choose from airline tickets, hotels and car rentals, to everyday goods such as electronics, gift cards and more.
- Flights Redeem for flights with Cathay Pacific, oneworld and partner airlines.
- Hotels Redeem for over 60,000 hotels around the world.
- Car rentals Choose to redeem for car rentals in 20 countries.
- Lifestyle awards Redeem for tickets to attractions, gift cards and more.
For the most current travel and lifestyle award availability, please visit asiamiles.com.
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† To receive the 15,000 Asia Miles welcome bonus your application must be received and approved by the Royal Bank of Canada. Please allow up to 8 weeks from the date of card issuance for the 15,000 Asia Miles to be credited to your Asia Miles account. 10,000 Asia Miles bonus will be awarded to you if a total of $6,000 CAD or more in qualifying purchases and pre-authorised bill payment transactions is posted to your RBC Cathay Pacific Visa Platinum account within the first 3 full monthly statement periods (approximately 3 months from the date your account is opened) provided your credit card account is in good standing at the time you reach the $6,000 CAD qualifying transactions. Qualifying transactions exclude cash advances (RBC Royal Bank credit card cheques, balance transfers, cash-like transactions and bill payments that are not pre-authorized charges that you set up with a merchant), interest charges and fees. The 10,000 bonus Asia Miles will be credited to your Asia Miles account within 8 weeks after meeting the spending requirement. An Additional 10,000 bonus Asia Miles will credited to your Asia Miles account within 12-15 weeks after the one year anniversary of your account opening provided your credit card account remains active and in good standing. This offer is only available to new RBC Cathay Pacific Visa Platinum cardholders. Additional cardholders, as well as existing RBC Cathay Pacific Visa Platinum cardholders a of the offer eligibility period, are not eligible for this offer. This offer may not be combined or used in conjunction with any other offer.
1 You will earn 1 additional Asia Mile for every 1 CAD (for a total of 2 Asia Miles for every 1 CAD) when you use your RBC Cathay Pacific Visa Platinum card to purchase Cathay Pacific tickets online at cathaypacific.ca. The Double Asia Miles offer applies to the amount charged to your credit card in Canadian dollars only, not to Asia Miles redeemed for award redemption bookings. Additional Asia Miles will be credited directly to your Asia Miles account 6 - 8 weeks after ticket issuance. To benefit from this offer, you must be a member of the travelling party on the same booking and must log in using your own Marco Polo Club/Asia Miles membership number. Royal Bank of Canada and Cathay Pacific reserve the right to withdraw this offer at any time.
2 You will earn 1.25 Asia Miles for every CAD dollar equivalent spent when you use your RBC Cathay Pacific Visa Platinum card to pay for purchases made at merchants outside of Canada and classified by Visa's "Merchant Category Code" ("MCC") where "Country" is not equal to Canada. Any foreign purchases that are classified with an MCC of "Canada" will not qualify for this offer. Please allow 6 - 8 weeks for additional Asia Miles to be credited to your Asia Miles account. Royal Bank of Canada and Asia Miles Limited reserve the right to withdraw this offer at any time.
3 Asia Miles are earned on net purchases only; they are not earned on cash advances (including balance transfers, cash-like transactions and bill payments that are not pre-authorized charges that you set up with a merchant), interest charges or fees, and credits for returns and adjustments will reduce or cancel the Asia Miles earned by the amounts originally charged.
4 Asia Miles terms and Conditions apply. For full details visit www.asiamiles.com
5 Under 65 years of age, 15 days of coverage. For age 65 and over, 3 days of coverage. Coverage underwritten by RBC Insurance Company of Canada.
6 Coverage underwritten by RBC Insurance Company of Canada.
7 Coverage underwritten by Aviva General Insurance Company in the Province of Quebec and by RBC Insurance Company of Canada in the rest of Canada.
8 Coverage underwritten by Aviva General Insurance Company.
9 Up to CAD250 off (the "Discount") eligible Cathay Pacific travel packages when you book and pay with your RBC Cathay Pacific Visa Platinum Card. In order to receive the Discount, RBC Cathay Pacific Visa Platinum cardholders must (i) visit www.cathaypacific.ca, (ii) click 'Book together and save', and (iii) apply the promotional voucher code "CXRBCOFFER" (the "Code") to eligible Cathay Pacific travel packages during the booking process now through 31 December, 2019. The Code is applicable to eligible Business, Premium Economy, and Economy Class travel packages originating from Canada to Cathay Pacific / Cathay Dragon destinations, as determined by Cathay Pacific Airways Limited ("Travel Packages"). Travel Packages must be booked and paid for on or before December 31, 2019 ("Validity Period") and depart from Canada on or before December 31, 2020 ("Expiry Date"). The Discount varies by Travel Package level: CAD250 off a Business Class Package, CAD150 off a Premium Economy Package, or CAD50 off an Economy Class Package. The Discount is not valid for flight only bookings. The Code cannot be claimed after you have confirmed your booking. The Code cannot be redeemed against taxes, supplier fees, cancellation or change fees, administrative fees or other miscellaneous charges, which are the sole responsibility of the customer. This Code has no cash value and cannot be redeemed or exchanged for cash. The Code may not be transferred or sold and will not be replaced if it is lost or stolen. This offer cannot be combined with any other offer. Codes obtained through unauthorized channels, mutilated, altered, copied, forged, damaged, manipulated, or tampered with in any way will be deemed void. The Code will not be accepted if the code number is invalid or does not match the code numbers on the Cathay Pacific system. Cathay Pacific Airways Limited reserves the right to make final decisions and/or to withdraw (as applicable) on all matters relating to the Code. Royal Bank of Canada and Cathay Pacific Airways Limited shall have no liability for any website failure, coupon errors, any malfunction of computers, communications and facilities, any deficiencies of service and any loss or damage caused by email or other means. The Code is issued by Cathay Pacific Airways Limited. Cathay Pacific Airways Limited, not Royal Bank of Canada, is responsible for the terms and conditions of this offer and the Asia Miles program.
10 Cardholders can enjoy a 10% discount on all Hotel, Car Rental and Experience Awards made on travel.asiamiles.com. Hotel, Car Rental and Experience Awards are arranged by Asia Miles Travel Services Limited (Licence No.353953). All clauses under the section "Non-air travel award redemption" shall apply to the "Discount Redemption for Travel Awards". For full details visit Asia Miles terms and conditions.
All insurance is subject to limitations and exclusions. Please refer to the insurance certificates included in your Welcome Kit for complete details.