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Advance Credit Card

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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.

Your lounge access benefits are changing

From 1 October 2021, you will be able to enjoy complimentary access to selected airport lounges worldwide with your HSBC Advance credit card through the Mastercard Airport Pass mobile app. This replaces access provided by LoungeKey which will be discontinued on 31 December 2021. To access this benefit please download the Mastercard Airport Pass app. Find out more


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

  • No annual fees
  • 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
    Buy now and pay in easy monthly instalments with as low as 0% interest with our Flexi Instalment Plan. Terms and Conditions apply.
  • Complimentary airport lounge access worldwide
    You and your supplementary cardholders can unwind before you fly and take the stress out of travelling with unlimited access to selected airport lounges worldwide.
  • Avis Car Rental
    Enjoy 20% off your next car rental with Avis. Visit and book with your Mastercard.
  • Careem Chauffeur Service
    Book with your Mastercard to enjoy 20% off Careem Chauffeur Services across the Middle East on up to three rides per month. Download the Careem app and enter promo code MASTERCARD (T&Cs apply). Find out more
  • Complimentary Global Blue VIP Services
    Access Global Blue VIP Services for tax-free shopping and bypass queues at over 300,000 stores with your Advance Mastercard Credit Card. T&Cs apply. Find out more.
  • Vaidam Medical
    Connect with medical experts and hospitals around the world with your Mastercard Credit Card to identify the right healthcare options for you, and get up to 10% discount using your HSBC Advance Mastercard Credit Card1. T&Cs Apply. Find out more.
  • Go green with us
    This HSBC Credit Card is now made from 85% recycled plastic.
  • Save on dining at The Westin and Le Meridien Hotels, City Centre Mall Bahrain
    Get 20% off on food and drink at Salero, Furn, Mezzanine and Nasmat or Baharat restaurant, Butcher and Buns Lounge and Longitude 50 when you pay using HSBC credit or debit card. Offer valid till 31 December 2023. T&Cs apply.
  • Save at Vida Beach Resort Marassi Al Bahrain
    Enjoy 20% off rooms, food and drinks at Vida Beach Resort in Marassi Al Bahrain with your HSBC premier or advance credit card until 31 December 2023. T&Cs apply.
  • Save at The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain
    Get 15% off food and drink at La Table Krug by Y, Primavera, Plums and Nirvana plus a complimentary welcome drink with your HSBC credit card until 31 May 2024. T&Cs apply.
  • Make contactless payments for small purchases using payWave
  • 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 and territories.
  • Buy 1 Get 1 Free Cinema tickets
    Feel like a star with the HSBC movie privileges. Buy up to 6 movie tickets a day from Cinépolis Cinemas at Atrium mall Saar or Amwaj Cinema in Amwaj Isalnds using your HSBC Bahrain Credit Card and for each ticket you buy get another ticket FREE. Enjoy the movie! Terms and Conditions apply.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Priceless Specials app
    Download the Priceless Specials app and enjoy exciting offers when you use your eligible Mastercard.
  • Budget Truck & Car Rental
    Get up to 10% off on your next car or truck rental with Budget. Visit and book with your Mastercard.
  • Bicester Village
    Explore Bicester Village and get GPB 50 money back when you spend GPB 500 or more inside a participating store with mastercard. T&Cs apply. Find out more.
  • Save 50% on Go Gamers Premium Membership
    Win prizes in your favourite game tournaments and enjoy online coaching sessions at at when you pay with your HSBC Advance Mastercard Credit Card. T&Cs apply.
  • Alareen Palace and Spa
    Enjoy a relaxing, exciting and memorable break with 10% off villas and spa treatments, plus 15% off food and beverages when you pay with your HSBC credit or debit card. Offer valid until 31 December 2023. T&Cs apply.
  • Save at Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa
    Get 20% off at Le Salon, Thalassa, Wellness & Rehabilitation Centre, and 25% on all food and drink outlets. T&Cs apply. Offer valid until 31 Dec 2023.
  • Save at Chaba Thai Bubble
    Enjoy Buy 1 Get 1 free on drinks at Chaba Thai Bubble using your HSBC debit or credit card. T&Cs apply. Offer valid until 31 Dec 2023.
  • Buy 1 Get 1 Free at Wheelys Café
    Buy 1 Get 1 Free on hot and cold drinks, including juices, with your HSBC credit and debit card until 31 December 2023. T&Cs apply.
  • Save at Address Beach Resort Bahrain
    Get 15% off rooms, food and drink at Address Beach Resort Bahrain with your HSBC premier and advance credit card until 31 December 2023. T&Cs apply.
  • Save on dining at Royal Saray Resort, Bahrain
    Get 20% off on food and drink at Bagatelle and Black Tap when you pay using HSBC premier or advance credit card. Offer valid till 30 Jun 2024. T&Cs apply.

Additional information


  • 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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1This is a Mastercard promotion. Mastercard is not a licensed provider of any medical services and does not sell, solicit, or provide advice on health services, medical procedures or products. Mastercard expressly states that Mastercard shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, or other damages arising from or related to, your use of the services referred to herein or any other service you may access pursuant to this promotion, regardless of whether you knew or should have known of the possibility of such damages. You acknowledge and agree that Mastercard does not recommend and/or endorse any specific physicians, products, procedures, opinions or other services that may be mentioned or accessible on this site. You further acknowledge and agree that you access such medical services, products and procedures solely at your own risk and option.