Best Credit Cards For Gas & Travel Purchases
Get a list of the best credit cards for gas and travel purchases based on your spend from our card database. Compare results side by side top travel cards.
If you're looking to earn great rewards on travel including gas station spend, the American Express Cobalt Card and American Express Gold Rewards Card sits towards the top of the list. Both cards offer 2 Membership Rewards Points per $1 spent on travel and gas station purchases. AMEX Points can be redeemed for up to 2 cents each with Fixed Point Travel Redemptions or you can transfer them to airline and hotel rewards programs for a chance at an even higher value.
Another program that offers valuable rewards points is the RBC Avion Rewards Program. Points are worth up to 2 cents each and can also be transferred to a small handful of partners such as Air Canada and British Airways. You can pick up the RBC Avion Visa Infinite Card if you're looking to earn a solid return per $1 spent, but be sure you're running a lot of spend through the card to make up for the annual fee.
Best Cards By Spend Calculator
The Best Credit Cards By Spend Calculator will find up to 50 of the best credit cards based on the spend and selected filter options. Results will be sorted by net return which is the average value of the total rewards earned, plus annual credits, and minus annual fees. For any of the results listed, you can click on 'Rewards Calculator' to calculate more accurate results. You'll be able to enter spend for as many categories as you want, toggle annual fees, add authorized users, specific elite status and memberships, incorporate sign up and welcome bonus, view rewards as if you transferred them to partners, and much more.