2017 Travel Credit and Debit Cards Star Rating

2017 Outstanding Value Travel Credit Card

Canstar’s Travel Credit and Debit Cards Star Ratings use a sophisticated and unique ratings methodology that compares both cost and features across both credit cards and deposit accounts with card access (debit cards), with a particular focus on the features and fees related to overseas travel.

2017 Outstanding Value Travel Debit Card

Canstar star ratings represent a shortlist of credit cards and debit cards, enabling consumers to narrow their search products that have been thoroughly assessed and ranked. Canstar’s Travel Credit and Debit Cards Star Ratings are a transparent analysis comparing a range of credit and debit cards across the market.

Report released September, 2017

2017 5-Star Award Winners

Credit Card - Occasional Traveller:

  • 19 winners

Credit Card - Regular Traveller:

  • 17 winners

Debit Card - Overseas Traveller:

  • 10 winners

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Compare Travel Credit & Debit Cards

Compare 190 travel credit cards and 116 travel debit cards rated across 66 providers


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Changes In Rewards On Travel Credit Cards

Heading overseas? You should know that you can continue to earn rewards points while travelling, sometimes at a higher rate than you would earn at home.

About Star Ratings

Canstar's Star Ratings are unique. We evaluate literally thousands of products from hundreds of financial institutions. Our expert researchers analyse every product by comparing price and features to determine what represents value.