New Tier – WestJet Platinum Benefits are now available

by Anshul
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Back in October, Westjet announced a Platinum tier as the highest level of loyalty for its members. Today, the details of the Platinum Tier have been made public – WestJet Platinum benefits are impressive overall.

WestJet Platinum Benefits

Qualification requirements for WestJet Rewards Tiers is as shown below – the new Platinum tier requires minimum spend of $8000 in a qualifying year. For members that have met these requirements now, the tier should be active right away.

WestJet Platinum benefits

Key benefits of the new Platinum Tier:

  • Earn 8% in WestJet Dollars (WSD) when you fly WestJet flights
  • Earn 100% WSD when flying with partner airlines (Delta, Air France, KLM and Qantas)
  • Complimentary upgrades with EconoFlex fares (excluding flights to Europe!)
  • Unlimited advance seat selection (member use only, across all tiers)
  • 10 lounge access vouchers
  • Three free checked bags
  • Milestone reward – Companion Voucher for achieving $4,000, $6000 and $8000 in qualifying spend

For a full list of WestJet Platinum benefits, click here




Bernard December 12, 2018 - 6:01 pm

I wonder if RBC will revamp their cards to offer tier incentives with card spend.

Points Miles and Bling December 12, 2018 - 6:53 pm

That would be nice. For now, you can double dip, 2% return on top of 8% as plat..


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