Expedia is a travel company that allows you to book air fares, car rentals, accommodation and travel experiences all in one place. If you’re a frequent traveller, or just planning a one-off trip, you should be keeping an eye out for any way to save on travel.
This guide will help you compare Expedia promotions from different credit card providers.
Expedia offers a mix of promotions that can be used to secure discounts on travel bookings. Specific credit card holders can gain access to 10% discounts on hotel reservations. Be sure to check out our Expedia discount codes and coupons page to learn more.
Which credit cards offer Expedia promotions?
These are the Expedia promotions available for different card providers:
American Express card users have access to 10% off hotel bookings from Expedia. You must use your American Express card for payment in order to secure a discount. If you’re looking for more travel-related credit card perks, consider the American Express Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer Ascend Credit Card, which offers accelerated air mile earnings and a bonus air mile gift if you reach a certain minimum spend.
Citibank card users can gain 10% off hotel bookings made through Expedia. In addition, cardholders can also enjoy $15 off package bookings with a minimum spend of $500 with their SC cards. If you really want to use your credit card in a way that maximises travel potential, consider the Citi PremierMiles Visa Card, which currently offers a 30,000 air mile welcome bonus as well as fast-tracked air mile earning potential.
Maybank credit cards also offer 10% off hotel bookings made through Expedia. This promotion is for bookings made before 31 December 2020, with a stay date prior to 31 March 2021. If you’re looking for a Maybank card that can also earn you extra air miles, check out the Maybank World Mastercard.
Standard Chartered card users can make the most of a 10% discount on Expedia hotel bookings. In addition, cardholders can also enjoy $15 off package bookings with a minimum spend of $500 with their SC cards. If you’re looking for extra air miles, consider the Standard Chartered Visa Infinite Credit Card, which currently offers 35,000 air miles as a welcome gift if you meet certain criteria.
With an HSBC card, users will be able to access a 10% discount on hotel bookings made through Expedia. To earn more air miles, consider the HSBC Revolution Credit Card, which offers double the miles on certain purchases.
How to redeem an Expedia credit card promotion
You’ll need to hold a credit card that offers an Expedia credit card promotion in order to redeem that promotion. If you hold an eligible card, you should be able to find an associated promotion code for Expedia, either in the contract you received with the card or on your card provider’s website.
Once you have the code, head to Expedia’s site and make your way through the booking process until you reach the payment page. There should be a link asking you to “Enter a voucher code”, at which point you enter your Expedia promo code. Once you’ve done this, you’ll be able to click “apply code”. If your promotion code is valid, you’ll find your Expedia booking cost discounted.
When does my Expedia promotion expire?
You’ll have to head to your card provider’s website to check the terms and conditions of various promotions and deals. Most deals with Expedia are valid for all of 2020, but it’s best to double check.
What to look out for?
There are two conditions to keep an eye out for when it comes to travel promotions: blackout dates and travel dates.
Blackout dates: Always be sure to check for blackout periods when it comes to travel deals. These are dates, often public holidays and school holidays (peak seasons) when promotions can’t be used.
Travel dates: Look out for “booking period” and “stay period”. The “booking period” refers to the window of time in which the promotion allows you to make a booking. For example, if the promotion is for 2020, you can make a booking at any time during the year and secure a discount. The “stay period” refers to when you make the booking for. For example, I may make a booking tomorrow for a holiday in 2020. Most Expedia promos require you to “stay” before March 2021, but be sure to read the terms and conditions to confirm.
It’s unlikely. Most promotions specify that they can’t be used in conjunction with other offers. On occasion you may be able to double up, but this only tends to happen when one card holder is offering a seasonal addition to an existing offer, for example 10% off plus a special S$30 discount.
You won’t be able to secure the promotional rate for your booking. If the “stay period” of the promotion ends on 31 March and you want to stay in a hotel from 25 March until 2 April, you won’t be eligible for the promotion.
Expiry dates on promotions are fixed. If you sign up for a new card in July and an offer expires in March, you will not be able to redeem the promotion. Most of Expedia’s promotions are valid for the full year, so you should be fine in this regard. Signing up for a credit card in the new year generally gives you the greatest amount of time to make use of promotions. Be sure to read the terms and conditions associated with any deal or promo.
Jacob Stern was a writer for Finder, specialising in consumer comparisons. Jacob has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and a Master of Teaching in Secondary Education from the University of Technology Sydney.
How likely would you be to recommend finder to a friend or colleague?
Very UnlikelyExtremely Likely
Thank you for your feedback.
Our goal is to create the best possible product, and your thoughts, ideas and suggestions play a major role in helping us identify opportunities to improve.
finder.com is an independent comparison platform and information service that aims to provide you with the tools you need to make better decisions. While we are independent, the offers that appear on this site are from companies from which finder.com receives compensation. We may receive compensation from our partners for placement of their products or services. We may also receive compensation if you click on certain links posted on our site. While compensation arrangements may affect the order, position or placement of product information, it doesn't influence our assessment of those products. Please don't interpret the order in which products appear on our Site as any endorsement or recommendation from us. finder.com compares a wide range of products, providers and services but we don't provide information on all available products, providers or services. Please appreciate that there may be other options available to you than the products, providers or services covered by our service.