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Advance Credit Card

Designed with your lifestyle in mind

HSBC Advance Credit Card

When you're travelling on your own, it's good to know that you are not. Your HSBC Advance Credit Card is recognised in over 32 million establishments worldwide and offers you special offers and privileges both at home and abroad.


With the HSBC Advance Credit Card, you'll get:

  • No annual fees
    The card is free for life.
  • Up to 56 days interest-free credit on purchases
  • Flexible payment option
  • Up to two free additional cards to share amongst your family
    A shared limit means no one is ever left in a bind.
  • MasterCard SecureCode
    HSBC now offers you even more protection when shopping online with MasterCard® SecureCode™, which provides you with an additional layer of online shopping security when you shop at participating retailers using your HSBC Advance Credit Card.
  • Up to 50% Instant Cash from your available credit limit
  • Free bill auto-payment service
    Set up standing instructions to debit your HSBC current or savings account to pay your credit card bill.
  • Flexi Installment Plans at 0% interest
    Make purchases using your HSBC Credit Card and repay in 3, 6 or 12 monthly instalments.
  • Airport lounge access
    The HSBC Advance Credit Card is your ultimate travel companion which grants you complimentary access to a selection of Airport lounges across MENA region. Find out more.
  • MasterCard® Credit Card offers
    A unique collection of experiences especially curated for MasterCard® cardholders. From dining, shopping and sports to exciting attractions, travel and entertainment offers. Find out more.
  • Air Miles Rewards Programme
    Air Miles is an exciting loyalty program that rewards you for shopping. They're easy to collect and can be redeemed for a wide range of exciting rewards including airline tickets, hotel accommodation, dining vouchers, jewellery, electronics, and much more! Find out more.
  • HSBC Entertainer mobile app
    Free download of our 'Buy 1 Get 1 Free' mobile app with over 8,000 offers across 15 countries.
  • HSBC Traveler with dnata
    Enjoy discounts up to: 20% on flight tickets, 10% on hotel bookings and 10% on car rentals. Find out more.
  • Buy 1 Get 1 Free Cinema tickets
    It's show time with HSBC. For every Novo Cinemas 2D Cool movie ticket you buy using your HSBC Credit Card, you will get a second movie ticket absolutely free.
  • home&Away privilege programme
    home&Away offers all HSBC credit cardholders an array of fabulous benefits around the world at over 27,000 outlets in more than 160 countries and territories. Find out more

Additional information

Every time you use your HSBC Visa Platinum Credit Card, HSBC will give you 8 Air Miles for every BHD 1 purchased on your card, both in Bahrain and abroad. 

Download the Air Miles-ME app on your smartphone and collect double Air Miles when you use your HSBC Visa Platinum Credit Card and Air Miles virtual card together at a wide range of partner stores.

Find out more in the detailed FAQs about AirMiles.


  • Minimum gross income: BHD 500 per month for Primary Platinum Credit Card applicants
  • Primary credit card applicant must be a Bahraini resident
  • Primary credit card applicant must be at least 21 years of age
  • Supplementary credit card applicant must be at least 16 years of age

Apply online

Simply complete the online application form to start the process.

Or call 17569 569 (within Bahrain) or +973 17569 569 (outside Bahrain).

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