Looking for a travel reward card can be a daunting task. Lucky for you we’ve done our research and compiled a list of the best Travel Reward Cards of 2015. So sit back, relax and sign up for one of these great deals.

Chase Sapphire -Visa

Reward Travelers rejoice with this point powerhouse known as Chase Sapphire Preferred. Chase has really hit it out of the park with the Sapphire Preferred Card, 40,000 bonus sign up, 2 points for every dollar on travel and dining and 1 point on everything else. You can transfer Sapphire points to frequent flier programs such as: United, Southwest, Virgin Atlantic, Singapore Airlines and more. Chase Sapphire also offers hotel loyalty program point transfers. A reward point system that rivals American Express and personalized customer service, make the Chase Sapphire Preferred one of the best reward cards on the market today.

Pros:

  • 2 Points for Every $1 on Travel (hotels, airlines, taxi, trains etc)
  • Chase Sapphire Shopping Website (allows bonus points for online purchases)
  • No Foreign Transaction Fee
  • 24/7 Travel Concierge
  • 20% Off Travel when Booked through Chase Rewards
  • Zero Fraud Liability

Cons:

  • $95 Annual Fee
::BONUS SIGNUP OFFER::
40,000 Bonus Points after you spend $4,000 in first 3 months. Get 5,000 bonus points once you add an additional cardholder and they make their first purchase.

American Express -Platinum Card

 Behold the almighty American Express Platinum Card, another great asset to the avid traveler and point junkie. With American Express you get 1 point for every dollar you spend, these points can be redeemed for travel, airline miles, hotels and more. Another added benefit to having an American Express Platinum, is Priority Pass, a card that gives you access to over 700 airport lounges, including the coveted Amex Centurion Lounge.  This card is a great choice for the international traveler who has the discipline to pay off their charges each month, the rewards and service are top notch.

Pros:

  • No Foreign Transaction Fee
  • No Preset Spending Limit (great for large purchases)
  • Priority Pass Membership included with Card
  • 24/7 Travel Concierge
  • $200 Airline Credit
  • No Interest Rate on Charges
  • Gold Status with SPG Hotels (added member benefit)
  • Award Winning Customer Service

Cons:

  • $450 Annual Fee
  • All Charges must be paid in full each month
  • Not all airlines are avail for transfer of points to miles
  • Not Accepted Everywhere
::BONUS SIGNUP OFFER::
40,000 Bonus Points after you spend $3,000 in first 3 months.

 

Virgin America -Premium Visa Signature

 If you have ever made airline reservations and had to change them, then you know the pain of airline change fees. With Virgin America’s Signature there are  No Change or Cancellation fees on Virgin America Flight booked with your Visa Card. No fees aside this card offers some great benefits for Virgin America customers, you get 3 points for every $1 on Virgin America flights plus you earn 5 points per every dollar spent by being an elevate customer so in reality you get 8 points per every $1 on Virgin America tickets….get your rewards faster.

Pros:

  • 3 Points for every $1 Spent on Virgin America
  • 1 Point per $1 on All Purchases
  • No Change or Cancellation fees
  • First Bag Free on All Flights
  • $150 Companion Ticket
  • 20% Saving on In-Flight Purchases
  • Points Do Not Expire
  • No Blackout on Reward Travel
  • Great Network of Travel Award Partners

Cons:

  • $149 Annual Fee
  • Virgin America is still a new airline with limited domestic routes
::BONUS SIGNUP OFFER::
15,000 Bonus Points after you spend $1,000 in first 3 months.