CitiBusiness Platinum Select: Benefits & AA Miles Calculator

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Calculate how many AAdvantage Miles you can earn based on spend and the cash value of those miles for the CitiBusiness Platinum Select.
Last Updated 2021-12-30

The CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® Mastercard® offers a good amount of AAdvantage Miles on several bonus categories that focus on business and flights with American Airlines. For anyone that wants great benefits that mirror having AAdvantage Status, this is a good card to pick up.

Card Details At-A-Glance


Bonus Categories

The CitiBusiness Platinum Select features the following bonus categories and earning rates:

  • 2X American Airlines
  • 2X Telecommunications
  • 2X Rental Car
  • 2X Gas Station
  • 1X Everything Else

There is no limit to the amount of AAdvantage Miles you can earn spending on this card and none of the categories have a cap on earnings.

Card Benefits

The CitiBusiness Platinum Select features the following card benefits:

First Checked Bag Free

When you use the CitiBusiness Platinum Select to pay for your flight, you and up to 4 companions traveling on the same reservation will receive the first checked bag free of charge.

Priority Perks

As a CitiBusiness Platinum Select cardholder, you'll receive a handful of priority perks which includes priority check-in, screening, and boarding privileges.

Global Entry/TSA PreCheck Credit

Receive up to a $100 statement credit when you use the CitiBusiness Platinum Select to pay for a Global Entry ($100) or TSA PreCheck ($80) application fee.

TSA PreCheck is for expedited screening through TSA checkpoints while Global Entry is for speeding through customs when re-entering the states. Global Entry also grants TSA PreCheck if approved.

Companion Certificate

Every membership year that you spend $30,000 or more on the CitiBusiness Platinum Select, you'll receive a $99 Domestic Economy Fare Companion Certificate.

This means that you'll be able to take a companion with you on a domestic flight for just $99 plus taxes/fees. The CitiBusiness Platinum Select must remain open for at least 45 days after the anniversary date in order to receive the companion certificate.

25% Off In-Flight Purchases

When you use the CitiBusiness Platinum Select to make purchases in-flight, you'll receive 25% off in the form of a statement credit. This applies to food and beverage purchases aboard American Airlines operated flights.

You will not receive a discount on wireless internet access and other in-flight purchases.

AAdvantage Miles Calculator

Find out how many AAdvantage Miles you can earn with the CitiBusiness AAdvantage Platinum Select and calculate the cash value of those miles. Results can be compared side-by-side credit cards featured on the site to see which earns you the most rewards.

Spend entered into the main (first) column on this calculator will carry over to all other credit card calculators on the website, so there's no need to re-enter spend when browsing different credit cards.

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