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Advance Credit Card

Enjoy exclusive travel and lifestyle rewards on all your spends.

Earn rewards every time you spend

With the HSBC Advance Credit Card, you’re never far from a reward. Collect Air Miles every time you spend and get a host of travel, lifestyle and dining benefits. Just for Advance customers. 

To apply, you'll need to have an Advance Account.


Cash withdrawals and purchases

44.28% APR (fixed)[@aproverduepayments]

Annual fee


Get up to AED 800 cashback

Enjoy AED 600 when you apply for selected credit cards, plus AED 100 the first time you use your card in your mobile wallet, and AED 100 when you apply for your first supplementary card and use it for one transaction.

Eligibility criteria and Terms and conditions apply (PDF, 432 KB). Offer valid from 1 May to 31 July 2024 inclusive. 

Why get an Advance Credit Card?

Earn Air Miles on all your spends

Spend anytime, anywhere and earn 1 Air Mile for every AED 1 you spend on your credit card. 

Purchase protection

Shop confidently knowing your purchases are protected for up to 90 days in case of theft or damage, and covered for up to USD 5,000 a year (up to 2,000 per claim)[@purchaseprotectionadvance]. 

Interest free days

Enjoy no interest on purchases for up to 56 days when you pay your monthly balance in full. 

Careem Plus

Get a complimentary 12-month Careem Plus subscription. Simply add and use your HSBC credit card on the Careem app.

Discover more Advance features

Enjoy more of the things you love

A range of rewards on shopping, eating out and more, worldwide.

  • Enjoy thousands of offers and access to top lifestyle and entertainment venues with the HSBC ENTERTAINER app.
  • Get discounts at over 400 restaurants across the UAE when you pay with your credit card.
  • Get deals on shopping, travel, dining and more worldwide with home&Away.
  • Buy 1 Get 1 Free movie tickets every month, up to 25% off food and drink at cinemas across the UAE.
  • Get a free 2-year MyUS membership for up to 30% off international shipping.
  • VIP lounge access, 15% off shopping and more at Bicester Villages worldwide. Read terms.

Travel the world for less

Book flights and hotels with your credit card to enjoy discounts all year round. 

  • Get 8% off on roundtrips, flights or hotels with Cleartrip. Enter code ‘MCPLATINUM’ when you pay.
  • Earn 10% money back when you book your next stay on your credit card. Learn more.
  • Enjoy 15% off at over 5,500 IHG hotels worldwide, with free late checkout and the best available rates.

Complimentary airport lounge access

Enjoy unlimited complimentary access to selected airport lounges worldwide with the Mastercard Travel Pass app. You can add guests for USD 32 each. 

  • Download the Mastercard Travel Pass app and register your HSBC credit card
  • See the lounges near you, and whether they offer complimentary access
  • Once you choose a lounge, book your visit to generate a QR code
  • Present the app QR code or your membership number to access the lounge

Your Advance card also comes with

  • Save on Avis car rentals
    Get 20% off your next car rental with Avis and a complimentary upgrade with every rental, worldwide.
  • Save on Budget truck and car rentals
    Save up to 10% on your next car or truck rental with Budget in over 3,350 locations worldwide.
  • Digital cards
    Add your HSBC UAE cards to your digital wallet for instant contactless purchases. You don't even need to wait for them to be delivered - just access your card details in the HSBC UAE app.

Things to know

Who can apply?

You can apply for an Advance Credit Card if you:

  • have an Advance Account
  • are aged between 21 and 65
  • live in the UAE

If you do not meet the repayments/payments on your loan/financing, your account will go into arrears. This may affect your credit rating, which may limit your ability to access financing in the future.

Get started

New to HSBC?

Check your eligibility online and get an approval in principle in just 5 minutes.

Once we've approved your application, your card could be with you within 24 hours.

Already an HSBC customer?

Apply for your card in minutes in the HSBC UAE app. Just open the app, scroll to 'Products & services', then select 'Apply for credit card'.

Frequently asked questions

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Additional information

We've described the benefits and features of this card on this page. However, we may change these at any time at our discretion. We'll try and let you know about any changes, either before the change or shortly afterwards.
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