Platinum travel credit card

Platinum travel credit card

Are you on the lookout for a credit card to use abroad? Your search could be over. If you don’t want to pay non-sterling transaction fees when travelling abroad, our best travel credit card could be the one for you.

  • No non-sterling transaction fees on your foreign spend and ATM withdrawals until 31 August 2022
  • An exclusive Barclaycard offer with Uber – Use Barclaycard to pay for your ride with Uber and every 11th trip, up to £15 is on us1. (T&Cs apply)
  • Safe, secure and accepted abroad
  • 19.9% interest on your purchases and 27.9% interest on your ATM withdrawals

Understanding how fees work can help you manage your account and avoid charges. Find out what types of fees we may charge and what you can do to avoid some of them.

You'll also enjoy:

  • Up to 56 days interest free on all non-sterling cash withdrawals if you pay your main balance in full and on time each month
  • Take advantage of Visa’s competitive exchange rate
  • Free ongoing access to your Experian Credit Score (conditions apply)
Want a top tip on using the Platinum travel credit card on your travels? Always pay or take out cash in the local currency to benefit from your reduced 0% non-sterling transaction fee and the Visa exchange rate. Find out more about using your card abroad.

After the promotional period your non-sterling transaction fee will revert to 2.99%. You may be offered a different credit limit, representative APR,  purchase rate or promotional Balance Transfer period to any shown here as it depends on your individual circumstances. Subject to status.

Your standard and cash interest rates will move up and down in line with the Bank of England Base Rate. Base Rate changes will not apply to your promotional interest rates. To learn more visit

Your new account will be set up with digital statements. These can be found in your online Barclaycard account, which you will need to register for.  You can choose to switch to paper statements at any time.
  • Are aged 21 or over
  • Haven't had any Individual Voluntary Agreements, County Court Judgements, and haven't been declared bankrupt in the past six years
  • Always make payments on time
  • Have at least four years' experience of managing credit
  • Have had a permanent UK address for at least three months
  • Have a personal income of more than £20,000 per annum
  • Are able to afford repayments on any outstanding credit commitments
  • Address details for the last two years
  • Phone number and e-mail address
  • Current employment details
  • Details of your annual income
  • Main bank account sortcode and account number

Before you go ahead, make sure you've read and understood the summary box and balance transfer terms and conditions.

Check if you're eligible

With our eligibility checker you can see how likely you are to be accepted for a Barclaycard before you apply. Plus, it doesn’t affect your credit rating.

Apply online

Apply online in three easy steps and, if approved, your Barclaycard could be with you in five working days.

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If this card doesn’t sound right, why not try the Barclaycard card finder to help find a card that suits your needs.

Getting in touch

If you have questions about your application just contact us

Having problems understanding this information?

We can provide additional support for all customers, including those who have mental or physical health conditions or learning disabilities.
If you would like to talk to someone you can call 0800 056 3486 from 8am - 9pm Monday to Friday and 9am - 1pm on Saturday.
Or you can visit any Barclays branch and speak to an adviser.