Guest holding a WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard‡

Get to know your WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard

Thank you for being a WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard cardholder. We’re here to help you navigate some of the features and benefits that come with your card. In addition to earning WestJet dollars1, getting free first checked bags2 and saving money with your annual round-trip companion voucher3 your card also has a Status Lift benefit4 that can also help you get closer to tier status with WestJet and access to airport lounges5,6. It also can get you discounts on fuel at Petro Canada7, and save you on fees with DoorDash8.   

WestJet Dollars

Welcome WestJet dollars

Some welcome offers require a minimum spend of $5,000 on your card in the first three (3) months to receive the bonus WestJet dollars.10 Don’t miss out on valuable WestJet dollars, be sure to use your card to make sure you are earning to its full potential.

Earn WestJet dollars

Use your WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard for everyday purchases – no matter how big or small – and watch your WestJet dollars add up.1

  • 1.5% back in WestJet dollars on everyday purchases. 
  • 2% back in WestJet dollars on flights or packages with WestJet or WestJet Vacations. 
  • As a WestJet Rewards member you’ll also earn WestJet dollars as a percentage of the base fare on the flights, vacation packages and car rentals booked through WestJet.

Redeem WestJet dollars 

It’s your choice: use your WestJet dollars to pay for flights or vacation packages.9 Redeem on any WestJet flight, including those operated by our codeshare partners. Redeem a few (starting with the minimum) or as many as you want on the base portion of fares. 

WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard‡

Frequently asked questions


Free first checked bags 

As the primary cardholder you can receive your first checked bag free for yourself and up to eight (8) additional guests travelling on the same reservation.2 To make sure you are not charged for your first checked bag please ensure that the WestJet Rewards ID that is associated with your card is included on your reservation. 

Please note, free checked bags are tied to the WestJet Rewards ID of the primary card holder and the cardholder’s name must be on the reservation. Unfortunately, we are unable to accept cards shown at the airport or the WestJet Rewards ID of the secondary cardholder. Flights must be operated by WestJet. 

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Companion vouchers 

Your card comes with an annual round-trip companion voucher.

Just purchase one round trip for yourself (the primary cardholder) and enjoy a reduced fare for the second guest on the same itinerary.3 Your companion voucher can even be applied towards a Premium fare, if the first fare booked was also in our Premium cabin.

  • For travel within Canada and to/from the continental US the companion fare starts from $119 (plus taxes, fees, charges and other Air Transportation Charges)
  • The rest of the WestJet network starts from $399 (plus taxes, fees, charges and other Air Transportation Charges)

Companion voucher – Lounge access pass exchange

If you prefer, we also offer the option to exchange your companion voucher for four (4) lounge access vouchers.5

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WestJet partner lounges

Get access to WestJet partner lounges for yourself and guests when you achieve Platinum, Gold and Silver tier-status. WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard cardholders can get closer to achieving their next status with Status Lift, through qualifying spend on their credit card.4

Mastercard Travel Pass Program

Enjoy Mastercard Travel Pass Program provided by DragonPass1 and benefit from access to 1,300+ airport lounges worldwide, plus valuable airport dining and spa offers.6 Download the Mastercard Travel Pass app and register or visit

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WestJet Rewards

Status Lift 

The WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard is taking you higher with Status Lift. As a cardholder your everyday purchases could now bring you closer to achieving status with WestJet, giving you more benefits such as lounge passes, priority boarding, advance seat selection, a higher WestJet dollar earn rate and more.4

Partner benefits

Enjoy partner benefits

Save more and earn more with benefits from WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard cardholder partners.

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Get a 12-month complimentary DashPass subscription – a value of almost $120 – when you add your eligible card to your DoorDash account.8

Gas on the nozzle


Save 3¢/L on fuel and earn 20% more Petro Points when you pay with your linked RBC card7.

Guest holding a WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard‡


Earn 50 Be Well points for every $1 spent on eligible purchases at Rexall when you pay with your linked RBC card and scan your Be Well card.11

Note: This card requires a minimum personal income of $80,000 or a minimum household income of $150,000. Please note, this premium card can impose higher acceptance costs on merchants. 

Don’t have a WestJet RBC® World Elite Mastercard

Annual fee:

$119 CAD

Additional Card:

$59 CAD

Purchase rate:

20.99 %

Cash advance rate:

22.99 %*

* 21.99% if you reside in Quebec.

Insurance and Protection

Make sure you’re covered for the unexpected with valuable insurance benefits, plus the option for extended coverage.12

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