Citi Premier Credit Card Review

The Citi Premier Card earns 3x points on travel and gas stations, 2x points at restaurants and entertainment, and 1x points everywhere else.

The Premier Card will earn even more points starting on August 23, 2020, when many 2x categories are boosted to 3x points.

Deals Points Card Rating:
4/5
Citi Premier Credit Card

Premier Card Information

Application Link: Citi Premier Card.

Current Sign Up Bonus: 60,000 ThankYou Points.

Recommended Bonus: At least 60,000 ThankYou Points.

Annual Fee: $95

Earning Rewards (through August 22, 2020):

  • 3x points on travel.
  • 3x points at gas stations.
  • 2x points at restaurants.
  • 2x points on entertainment.
  • 1x points everywhere else.

Earning Rewards (starting August 23, 2020):

  • 3x points on flights.
  • 3x points on hotels.
  • 3x points on restaurants.
  • 3x points at grocery stores.
  • 3x points at gas stations.
  • 1x points everywhere else.

Premier Card Benefits

$100 Annual Hotel Benefit– You can get a $100 hotel credit each calendar year when you book a single hotel stay of $100 or more with ThankYou.com.

No Foreign Transaction Fees– You can use your Citi Premier card anywhere in the world without paying foreign transaction fees, which are typically 3%. 

Redeeming ThankYou Points

You can transfer your Citi ThankYou points to any of the airline programs below.

Citi Credit Card Logo Citi ThankYou Partners
AEROMEXICO LOGO AeroMexico LifeMiles Avianca LifeMiles
Air France Air France/KLM Flying Blue Cathay Pacific Cathay Pacific Asia Miles
Emirates logo Emirates Skywards Etihad Etihad Guest
EVA Air EVA Air JetBlue JetBlue TrueBlue
Malaysia Airlines logo Malyasia Airlines Qantas Logo Qantas
Qatar Airways logo Qatar Airways Singapore Airlines Singapore KrisFlyer
Thai Airways logo Thai Airways Turkish Airlines logo Turkish Airlines
Virgin Atlantic logo Virgin Atlantic

Sign up for our Daily Points newsletter