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HSBC Platinum credit card: fee, features & benefits

HSBC Platinum credit card: fee, features & benefits

December 30, 2021
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spend more, save more

looking for a card that fits your bill? HSBC Platinum credit card stands at your service. the best credit card comes with accelerated reward points across a range of categories so that you save more. the cardholders receive benefits such as fuel surcharge waiver, credit card balance transfer on EMI, emergency card replacement, and more. you can make your HSBC credit card payment via CRED to earn additional rewards and cashback.
now, let's check more about HSBC Platinum credit card application process, benefits and rewards, eligibility criteria, and fees and charges:



welcome gift

Cleartrip voucher of ₹2,000 on your first transaction
10% cashback up to ₹2,500 for making a minimum of 9 transactions equaling ₹10,000 within the first 3 months of card issuance
3X reward points on all spends in dining, hotels, and telecom for the first 12 months from the date of card issuance

attractive reward points

2 reward points on every ₹150 spent
5X reward points on all purchases made after spending ₹4 lakhs in a year

fuel surcharge waiver

fuel surcharge waiver for all transactions between ₹400-4000 at any petrol pump across India
maximum waiver of ₹250 per month

dining delights

15% discount on dining bills at all partner restaurants across major cities

balance transfer on EMI

transfer the outstanding amount on your other bank credit card to HSBC Platinum credit card and repay in EMIs at a lower interest rate

expenditure benefits

BookMyShow voucher worth ₹500 on spending more than ₹50,000 in a calendar month

how do i apply for the HSBC Platinum credit card?

  • visit the official website of HSBC Bank and click on banking cards and accounts > Visa Platinum card > apply now.
  • fill all the required details in the application form and click on ‘apply now’.
  • the HSBC representative will get in touch with you for the further application process.
  • you can also visit the nearest branch of HSBC bank to apply for the HSBC Platinum credit card.

types of charge


joining fee


annual fee


cash advance fee

2.5% of the transaction amount

finance charge

3.3% per month to 39.6% per annum

over limit charge

₹500 per month

late payment fee


card replacement fee


rewards redemption fee

₹50 per redemption request

foreign currency transaction charge


add-on card fee


returned payment fee


am i eligible for HSBC Platinum credit card?

  • age group: between 18-65 years
  • must be an Indian resident
  • location criteria: Bangalore, Chennai, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi, Noida, or Pune
  • in case of salaried individuals, the minimum annual income should be ₹4 lakhs or more

what documents do i require to apply for the card?

  • if you have other credit cards, a photocopy of the front and back side of your credit card along with the latest credit card statement is required
  • address proof: passport/telephone bill/electricity bill/other utility bills (any one of these documents is required)
  • identity proof: Aadhaar card/voter ID card
  • PAN card
  • photocopy of latest salary slips and bank statements of the last 3 months showing salary credits if you are an employee in a private company

frequently asked questions (FAQs)

how can i pay my HSBC credit card bills?

here are some options for your HSBC credit card bill payment:

  • NEFT: mention your 16-digit credit card number and make a payment towards your credit card account. the IFSC code of HSBC is HSBC0400002.
  • cheque/draft: mail your cheque/draft to the nearest branch of HSBC bank.
  • internet banking/phone banking: the facility is available only to HSBC account holders
  • ATM: deposit cash at any HSBC ATM in India.

what is the interest-free period on the HSBC Platinum credit card?

the interest-free period is up to 52 days.

what is the minimum amount that can be transferred to my credit card account?

with the balance transfer on EMI facility, you can now transfer the outstanding balance from your other credit card to HSBC credit card at a lower rate of interest. the minimum amount that can be transferred is ₹3,000 and the maximum amount which can be transferred is up to 90% of the credit limit on HSBC Platinum credit card.

what are the tenure options available for the balance transfer on EMI facility?

the tenure options available are of 6, 12, 18 and 24 months.

how can i redeem the reward points?

you can redeem the reward points to purchase a variety of products available in the rewards catalogue. you need to have an internet banking ID to redeem the reward points. you can also give a call on HSBC’s phone banking number and submit a redemption request.

what is the validity of reward points earned on my HSBC Platinum credit card?

the reward points are valid for a period of 3 years.