Korean Air SKYPASS Visa Signature Card Calculator

Card Details & SKYPASS Miles Calculator
2X Korean Air Tickets
2X Gas Station
2X Hotels
2k Miles Bonus
$50 Off Coupon
2 KAL Lounge Passes

Calculate how many SKYPASS Miles you can earn and the cash value of the SKYPASS Visa Signature Card based on spend, card benefits, and annual fee.


The Korean Air SKYPASS Visa Signature Card is provides a few good perks for anyone that flies Korean Air a few times a year. It offers double SKYPASS miles on Korean Air ticket purchases as well as at gas stations and hotels. It also provides bonus points for renewing the card, an annual coupon to save money on a ticket purchase, and a few KAL Lounge passes. While you will have to justify the $95 annual fee this card has, if you value SKYPASS miles this may be the card for you.

Bonus Categories

The Korean Air SKYPASS Visa Signature Card features three bonus categories that earn extra SKYPASS Miles. Those categories are gas station, hotel, and Korean Air ticket purchases. There is no limit to the amount of SKYPASS Miles you can earn with this card and there is no cap on any of these categories. Below are the details of each bonus category on the Korean Air SKYPASS Visa Signature Card.

  • 2x Korean Air
  • 2x Gas Station
  • 2x Hotel
  • 1x Non-Category

Perks & Benefits

The SKYPASS Visa Signature Card comes with a handful of useful benefits including annual bonus miles, coupons, and lounge passes.

  • 2,000 Bonus Miles Annually
    • Annual fee must be paid in order to receive these miles.
    • Miles deposited a few weeks after the annual fee has been paid.
  • $50 Off Coupon Annually
    • Coupon will be deposited into your SKYPASS account annually.
    • Must be used within 90 days of date issued.
    • Applies to Prestige Class and Economy base fares (excluding taxes/surcharges)
    • Valid from Korean Air North American gateways to Asia on Korean Air-operated flights.
    • Flight must have the same outbound and inbound trip itinerary.
    • Cannot be used on tickets with stopovers/layovers and multi-leg journeys.
  • Two KAL Lounge Passes Annually
    • Passes are good at Korean Air Airport Lounge in Korean Air gateway cities within North America and Seoul (Incheon), Korea only.
  • No Preset Spending Limit (NPSL)
  • Travel Insurance & Protections
    • Travel & Emergency Assistance Services
    • Lost Luggage Reimbursement
    • Roadside Dispatch
    • Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver
    • Travel Accident Insurance
    • Purchase Security
    • Warranty Manager Service

Sign Up Bonus (SUB)

The standard Korean Air SKYPASS Visa Signature Card sign up bonus is 30,000 SKYPASS Miles after spending $3,000 within the first 90 days of having the card.

Fees

Annual Fee

The annual fee for the Korean Air SKYPASS Visa Signature Card is $95. The $50 off coupon and 2,000 bonus miles provides a good chunck of value. Throw in the solid 2x categories and KAL Lounge passes and you should easily be able to justify this card if you're looking to earn SKYPASS Miles.

Authorized User Fee

The SKYPASS Visa Signature Card does not have an authorized user fee. If you're building up SKYPASS Miles as your main source of travel currency, I recommend adding friends and family that shop in the bonus categories presented on this card.

Foreign Transaction Fee

The foreign transaction fee for the SKYPASS Visa Signature Card is 0%. This lets you earn SKYPASS Miles internationally without being charged a fee.

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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