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- Earn 3 miles per S$1 spent on all online Flight and Hotel transactions.
(capped at S$5,000 per month).
- Earn 6 miles per S$1 spent on flight & hotel transactions at Expedia.
- Enjoy 2 Complimentary Global Airport Lounge Access visits within each 12-month period of Priority Pass™ Membership.
- What’s more, get up to S$1million travel accident insurance coverage for you and your family members.
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DBS Altitude Visa Card
Key benefits at a glance:
- Earn 1.2 miles per S$1 spent locally
- Earn 2 miles per S$1 spent overseas.
- Earn 3 miles per S$1 spent on online flight & hotel transactions (capped at S$5,000 per month).
- Bonus miles with exclusive merchants.
- Free priority pass membership with 2 complimentary airport lounge access per year.
- Free travel insurance coverage of up to S$1 million.
Looking for a travel card that gives you all-round benefits on top of just earning air miles? Unlike other travel credit cards, the DBS Altitude Visa Card gives you a free priority pass membership that lets you enjoy the perks of its exclusivity on your travelling journey.
When you spend on your DBS Altitude card, you earn DBS points which can then be converted into miles. Effectively, your S$1 spending equates to:
- Local spend: S$1 = 0.6 DBS Points or 1.2 KrisFlyer miles
- Overseas spend: S$1 = 1 DBS Point or 2 KrisFlyer miles
These DBS points can then be exchanged into three different frequent flyer programmes: KrisFlyer, Asia Miles and Air Asia Big. The great thing about the card is that the points do not expire and DBS does not charge you for conversion of the DBS points to miles, unlike some other banks. However, you’d need to pay an enrollment fee for the Frequent Flyer Programme of $42.80.
You also get to accelerate the earning of miles when you charge your Online flight and hotel transactions (capped at S$10,000 per month) to the card, earning you 3 miles per S$1 spent.
One of the more attractive features of the card is the complimentary Priority Pass membership with your Altitude Visa Signature Card. You’d get to experience VIP treatment, excellent leisure and working facilities at over 700 participating airport lounges worldwide. You get two free entries a year which you can choose to visit twice on your own or once with an accompanying guest.
As a DBS Altitude cardholder, you also enjoy a dedicated travel butler service and travel insurance coverage. DBS offers you up to S$1 million in travel accident insurance coverage, as well as a travel butler service with a dedicated hotline which you can call for travel assistance from anywhere in the world. The travel butler can help with flight, hotel, insurance and car rental bookings.
Fees And Charges
DBS charges $192.60 for its principal card and $96.30 per supplementary card. However, there’s a fee waiver for the first year for the principal card.
Some travel credit cards also offer bonus miles when you spend a minimum annual amount or pay your card fees. These usually work well if you are a big-spender. For instance, UOB PRVI Miles AMEX cardmembers will receive UNI$10,000 or an equivalent of 20,000 miles if you spend more than S$50,000 in a year. For the DBS Altitude card, your annual fee is waived if your annual spend exceeds S$25,000.
The DBS Altitude credit card provides access to a range of DBS rewards, from DBS Indulge and an extensive range of travel-related promotions and offers. Furthermore the DBS Altitude credit card grants you access to the priority pass lounge in over 600 airports around the world. Not forgetting the DBS Altitude Butler Service, that lets you call DBS Altitude Butler from anywhere in the world – they can plan your vacation, organise dinner reservations and arrange car rentals in most countries.
The DBS Altitude credit card comes with an annual fee of S$192.60 including GST (principal card), with an additional card at S$96.30 including GST (each supplementary card)
Your annual fee is waived if your annual spend exceeds S$25,000. Otherwise, get 10,000 bonus miles when you pay the annual fee of S$192.60 (including GST).
- 21 years and above
- S$50,000 and above per annum (Singaporean)
- S$50,000 and above per annum (Foreigner)
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