Air France-KLM Flying Blue Credit Card Calculator

Card Details & Flying Blue Miles Calculator
USA
3X Air France-KLM
3X SkyTeam
Bonus XP From Spending
Bonus Miles From Spending

Review the benefits of the Air France-KLM Flying Blue Credit Card (USA) and calculate how many Flying Blue Miles you can earn based on your spend.


The Air France-KLM Flying Blue Credit Card offers a great return on purchases made with all airlines within the SkyTeam alliance. It earns bonus Flying Blue Miles and XP towards obtaining status within the Flying Blue Program when you run spend through the card annually. It's a good choice for anyone that dedicates their air loyalty to the Skyteam and is looking to earn triple miles for all airline within it.

Bonus Categories

The Air France-KLM Flying Blue Credit Card features one primary category and that category is purchases with airlines that are part of the SkyTeam Alliance. This consists of Air France, KLM and 18 other airlines. There is no limit to the amount of Flying Blue Miles you can earn with this card.

  • 3x SkyTeam
    • Airfare with SkyTeam airlines must be purchased directly with the airline.
    • SkyTeam airlines include:
      • Aeroflot
      • Aerolíneas Argentinas
      • Aeroméxico
      • Air Europa
      • Air France
      • Alitalia
      • China Airlines
      • China Eastern Airlines
      • China Southern Airlines
      • Czech Airlines
      • Delta Air Lines
      • Garuda Indonesia
      • Kenya Airways
      • KLM
      • Korean Air
      • Middle East Airlines
      • Saudia
      • TAROM
      • Vietnam Airlines
      • Xiamen Airlines
  • 1.5x Non-Category

Perks & Benefits

The Air France-KLM Flying Blue Credit Card features several benefits that can earn a few extra Flying Blue Miles as well as Experience Points (XP) based on your annual spend.

  • 5,000 Bonus Miles Annually
    • Must spend at least $50 on the card during the anniversary year in order to receive the bonus.
  • +20 XP Annually
  • Earn Bonus XP
    • Earn 40 XP when you spend $15,000 or more on the card within the anniversary year.

Sign Up Bonus (SUB)

The Air France-KLM Flying Blue Credit Card sign up bonus is 25,000 bonus miles after making $1,000 in purchases within the first 90 days of opening the account. The cardholder will also receive 60 XP when approved. I value 25,000 Flying Blue Miles to be worth around $300 or €260. It's a decent sign up bonus for only requiring $1,000 in spend.

Fees

Annual Fee

The annual fee for the Flying Blue Credit Card is $89. Assuming you spend at least $50 on the card annually and pick up the easy 5,000 bonus points, this card could be worth it depening on how much you plan on spending across the card. The 3x category across SkyTeam airlines offers a solid return.

Authorized User Fee

The Flying Blue Credit Card has no authorized user fee. If you're trying to pick up some extra Flying Blue Miles, I'd recommend adding friends and family. Having them run spend through the card as authorized user will earn either 1.5 or 3 miles per dollar which will add up in no time.

Foreign Transaction Fee

The Flying Blue Credit Card has no foreign transaction fee. That makes this card a decent choice for purchases outside of the United States. Earning 1.5 Flying Blue Miles per $1 spent worldwide is not too shabby.

and Card Value Calculator

You can use this rewards calculator to calculate how many points, miles, or cash back you can earn based on your spend per category. This calculator will also give you the dollar value of the card based on rewards earned and how much each benefit is worth to you minus the fees. You can click the Compare A Card button to compare this card against another card in the same calculator.

All category spend entered in the primary card's column will carry over to all credit card pages on the site so you don't have to re-enter the same information over again.

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This calculator will calculate the cash value of the selected credit card(s) based on spend, benefits, and fees. You can compare this card against any other rewards card side-by-side by clicking on the Compare A Card button.
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This will clear the spend in all of the categories in both columns. This will also clear all saved values.
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This is a list of cash perks and bonuses associated with the selected card(s). Some perks will be listed here automatically. You can click on 'Perk Bonus' if you want to add additional value for the card.
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Total Return
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