MBNA Alaska Airlines World Elite

The MBNA Alaska Airlines World Elite card earns Alaska Miles and offers cardholders benefits on Alaska Airlines flights, including an annual companion fare and free first checked bag.

Check out our MBNA Alaska Airlines World Elite review for more details about this card.

This card is currently discontinued and is unable to be applied for.

Rewards Rates

The MBNA Alaska Airlines World Elite Mastercard earns Alaska Miles for all eligible purchases made on the card:

  • 3 Alaska Miles per dollar spent on eligible Alaska Airlines purchases.
  • 1 Alaska Mile per dollar spent on all other eligible purchases.

Redeeming Alaska Miles

Alaska Miles can be redeemed for flights on Alaska Airlines and their 24 partner airlines through the Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan. Notable airline partners include Cathay Pacific, Japan Airlines, and Qatar Airways.

Click to learn more about the Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan.

Benefits

MBNA Alaska World Elite cardholders receive Alaska’s Famous Companion Fare once they spend $1000 on the card within the first 90 days. For every year thereafter, at the card anniversary date, the cardholder will receive another Companion Certificate voucher. This companion fare gives the cardholder the opportunity to book a round trip for two people, while only paying for the cardholder’s full fare plus $99 USD and taxes for the companion’s fare. This voucher can only be redeemed for an economy class seat on an Alaska Airlines-operated flight.

If you have an Alaska Airlines credit card, you are eligible to receive one complimentary checked bag on Alaska Airlines flights. This benefit can be extended for up to six people that are on the same Alaska Airlines flight as the primary cardholder.

Cardholders also are eligible to receive a minimum of 10% off in Canada, or a minimum of 5% off in the United States, when using their Alaska World Elite card on qualifying car rentals at participating Budget and Avis locations. In order to take advantage of the discount on car rentals:

  • Avis: Quote Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) #C078405 at the time of reservation and charge the full rental to your MBNA Alaska Airlines credit card.
  • Budget: Quote Budget Customer Discount (BCD) #A331704 at the time of reservation and charge the full rental to your MBNA Alaska Airlines credit card.

Insurance Coverage

The MBNA Alaska Airlines World Elite Mastercard offers two types of insurance coverage:

  • Purchase assurance
  • Extended warranty benefits

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