Standard Chartered Bank brings good news to frequent flyers with its travel credit card – Standard Chartered WorldMiles World MasterCard. Transform the way you travel with the card that lets you earn airmiles faster than ever while offering you comfort between trips, along with exclusive travel packages and merchant offers across the region.
Airmiles that are easy to earn
Once you have the card, you can earn 1 WorldMiles Point with every RM3 in local retail spending or 3 WorldMiles Points with every RM2 in overseas spending charged to Standard Chartered WorldMiles World MasterCard. However, petrol transactions are excluded.
Here are the key terms and conditions for the WorldMiles Points:
- Points earned can be redeemed for air miles from Malaysia Airlines Enrich, Singapore Airlines Krisflyer, Airasia BIG and Cathay Pacific Asia Miles.
- Two WorldMiles Points can be used to redeem one air mile.
- Redemption of air miles can only be made in multiples of 1,000 points.
- WorldMiles Points are valid for 36 months from the month it is credited into your account.
In addition to WorldMiles Points, the Standard Chartered WorldMiles World MasterCard also features special privileges to cater to the needs of frequent travellers. As a principal card holder, you can enjoy unlimited complimentary access to Plaza Premium Lounge in KLIA and klia2 worth RM168 per entry. The accompanying guests can enjoy 20% discount on the published rates of Plaza Premium Lounges.
What's more - your ride home from KLIA and klia2 could be free! Standard Chartered WorldMiles World MasterCard offers up to RM80 cashback on your Airport Limousine or KLIA Ekspres (ERL) ride as long as you spend minimum 3 retail transactions overseas in foreign currency in the past 30 days, excluding online purchases. The cashback is only applicable for the first ride of each month.
The card is also linked to the bank’s The Good Life™ programme where card members get discounts or extras when dining or shopping at participating merchants.
But what will it cost?
The Standard Chartered WorldMiles World MasterCard has an annual fee of RM636, inclusive of 6% GST. The annual fee is referred to as the Miles Membership Fee and at the time of writing. All supplementary cards are free.