Barclays Miles and More Mastercard (USA)

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2X Miles & More Partners
2 Lufthansa Business Lounge Vouchers
Companion Ticket
15% off Miles & More Hotel and Car Awards

Review the benefits of the Barclays Miles & More Card, calculate how many Miles & More Award Miles you can earn, and compare results to top rewards cards.


The Barclay Miles & More World Elite Mastercard is a great card for anyone traveling on Miles & More airline partners. It comes with several key benefits such as double miles, complimentary lounge vouchers, and savings on hotel and car awards. The Miles & More Mastercard also allows you to convert earned miles into status miles so you can achieve status faster.

Bonus Categories

The Barclays Miles & More Credit Card features one big bonus category which is bonus award miles on integrated airline partners. There is no limit to the amount of bonus award miles you can earn spending with these airline partners and no limit to the amount of award miles you can earn with the card overall.

  • 2x Integrated Airline Partners
    • Integrated airline partners count as direct spend with the following airlines:
      • Lufthansa
      • Lufthansa Regional
      • Lufthansa Private jet
      • Austrian Airlines
      • Brussels Airlines
      • Eurowings
      • Swiss International Air Lines
      • Swiss Global Air Lines
      • LOT Polish Airlines
      • Adria Airways
      • Croatia Airlines
      • Condor Flugdienst
      • Luxair
  • 1x Non-Category

Perks & Benefits

The Barclays Lufthansa Miles & More Credit Card comes with a nice amount of benefits which includes the ability to spend your way to status, discounts on awards, and an annual companion ticket.

  • Spend Your Way To Status
    • You can convert between 5,000 and 25,000 award miles to status miles at a 5:1 ratio annually.
    • Example: 5,000 award miles can be converted into 1,000 status miles.
  • 15% Discount on Hotel and Car Awards
    • Discount will apply automatically as long as you're logged into your Miles & More account.
  • 2 Business Lounge Vouchers Annually
    • Receive 2 Lufthansa Business Lounge Vouchers.
    • You must make at least one purchase on the card every year to receive these vouchers annually.
    • Vouchers are good for 45 days after the annual fee has been paid.
    • They can be redeemed by the card member and/or a travel companion.
  • Annual Companion Ticket
    • Receive a companion ticket after making your first purchase during the card member year.
    • Good for Economy Class travel.
    • Good for 45 days after the annual fee has been paid.
    • You'll still need to pay taxes and fees associated with the flight for the companion.

Sign Up Bonus (SUB)

The standard Barclays Miles & More Mastercard sign up bonus is 50,000 miles. Cardholders will receive 20,000 bonus miles when the initial purchase is made and the annual fee is paid and an additional 30,000 award miles after making 5,000 in purchases within the first 90 days.

Fees

Annual Fee

The annual fee for the Barclays Miles & More Mastercard is $89. This is about the norm for entry level co-branded airline cards. If you're able to utilize the lounge access and companion ticket, the Miles & More Mastercard is worth paying the fee.

Authorized User Fee

There is no authorized user fee for the Miles & More Mastercard. If you're looking to build your award miles, adding friends and family will help build your balance and help you obtain status faster.

Foreign Transaction Fee

The foreign transaction fee for the Barclays Miles & More Mastercard is 0%. This means you can earn award miles worldwide when using the card and not be penalized a fee for international purchases.

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