Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard®

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Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard®

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Apply Nowon Barclaycard's secure website

Card details

  • Earn 50,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 90 days — that's enough to redeem for a $500 travel statement credit
  • Earn 2X miles on all purchases
  • Redeem for travel or cash back statement credits, gift cards and merchandise. Redemption values vary
  • Get 5% miles back to use toward your next redemption, every time you redeem
  • Miles don't expire as long as your account is open, active and in good standing
  • No foreign transaction fees on anything you buy while in another country
  • 0% introductory APR for 12 months on Balance Transfers made within 45 days of account opening. After that, a variable APR will apply, 16.74%, 20.74% or 23.74%, based on your creditworthiness. Please note, there is a fee for balance transfers

APR, Variable

APR: 16.74%, 20.74% or 23.74% Variable APR

Cash Advance APR: 25.99%, Variable

Pros

  • High rewards rate
  • 0% on Balance Transfers for 12 months (on balance transfers made within 45 days of account opening)
  • No foreign transaction fee

Cons

  • Has annual fee
  • Needs excellent credit

Rewards rate

2.00%

Annual fee

$0 for the first year, then $89

Intro APR

0% on Balance Transfers for 12 months (on balance transfers made within 45 days of account opening)

Recommended credit score

Nerdwallet Review

Author: Ben Luthi

Whether your travel plans include a flight, a hotel stay, a cruise or even camping, the Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® offers the flexibility you need to pull off your trip for less — or, better yet, for free. Redeeming Arrival Miles is easy: Use your Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® to pay for your travel and redeem your miles for a partial or full statement credit. You'll also get 5% of those miles back every time you redeem, a perk you won't find anywhere else.

Another way the Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® stands out is its rewards rate. You'll earn 2X miles on all purchases, regardless of the category. Plus, the card comes with a great sign-up bonus: Earn 50,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 90 days — that's enough to redeem for a $500 travel statement credit.

The Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard® charges no foreign transaction fees and is chip-and-PIN enabled, giving you more security than the new standard chip-and-signature credit cards. It does, however, come with an annual fee of $0 for the first year, then $89. For more information, check out our full review.

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