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WestJet RBC® Mastercard

Find out how you can turn everyday purchases into WestJet dollars. For a limited time get up to 100 welcome WestJet dollars with the WestJet RBC® Mastercard when you spend $1,000 CAD in the first three months after activation.1 With the added benefit of an annual round-trip companion voucher, you’ll have plenty of destinations to choose from, including Canadian cities or to/from the continental U.S.

Annual Fee: $39 | Cash Advance Rate: 22.99% | Purchase Rate: 19.99%

Top travel benefits at a glance

Earn WestJet dollars

Get 1.5% back in WestJet dollars on WestJet travel and 1% on everyday purchases.2 Plus, for a limited time you’ll receive up to100 welcome WestJet dollars when you spend $1,000 CAD in the first three months.1

A companion voucher that takes you further

Now there’s more to explore with newly-added continental U.S. destinations.1

Fuel savings at Petro Canada3

Link your card and instantly save 3¢/L on fuel.

Insurance coverage

Valuable travel insurance options. See coverage details

See America with your companion voucher

Take your travel buddy on vacation. It’s easy: simply redeem your companion voucher by selecting from Canadian or continental U.S. destinations and enjoy a reduced fare for the second guest on the same itinerary.1

WestJet dollars

You can redeem as few as 15 WestJet dollars to use towards your next WestJet flight.4 Get the details on how to redeem WestJet dollars.

Peace of mind insurance

Take worry out of wonderment with built-in insurance coverage including:

  • Travel accident insurance
  • Auto rental collision/loss damage insurance
  • Hotel/motel burglary insurance
  • Emergency purchases insurance
  • Purchase security and extended warranty insurance

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  1. Only available to residents of Canada. Once approved for the WestJet RBC Mastercard, please allow 4-6 weeks after the first purchase transaction date for the 50 welcome WestJet dollars and $199 CAD round-trip companion voucher for travel in Canada and to/from the continental U.S. (the “Credit Card Companion Voucher”) to appear in your WestJet Rewards account, accessible at To be eligible for the additional 50 WestJet dollars (“Additional WestJet dollars”) you must apply for the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard between April 1 and August 31, 2021 and been approved by Royal Bank of Canada. The Additional WestJet dollars will be awarded to you if a total of $1,000 or more in qualifying net purchases and pre-authorized bill payment transactions (“Qualifying Transactions”) are posted to your WestJet RBC Mastercard account within the first 3 months of your account open date, provided your account is open and in good standing at the time you reach $1,000 in Qualifying Transactions. Please allow 4-6 weeks after this requirement is fulfilled for the Additional WestJet dollars to be awarded to your WestJet Rewards account. Qualifying Transactions exclude cash advances (balance transfers, cash-like transactions and bill payments that are not pre-authorized charges that you set up with a merchant), interest charges, fees, and any credits for returns or adjustments. The Additional WestJet dollars do not apply to product changes from another RBC credit card to the WestJet RBC Mastercard. The Credit Card Companion Voucher is offered to new WestJet RBC Mastercard cardholders, and annually thereafter 4-6 weeks after the annual fee is charged. Primary cardholder may use each annual Credit Card Companion Voucher once for a round-trip flight for travel in Canada and to/from the continental U.S (excludes Hawaii). Applicable taxes, fees and other ATC charges on the Credit Card Companion Voucher must be paid at time of booking. Other terms and conditions apply. Visit for complete details. Additional cardholders are not eligible for the welcome WestJet dollars, Additional WestJet dollars or Credit Card Companion Voucher offer. This offer may not be combined or used in conjunction with any other offer. RBC and WestJet reserve the right to modify, cancel or withdraw this offer at any time, even after acceptance by you. Terms and conditions of the Credit Card Companion Voucher are established by WestJet and WestJet reserves the right to change or withdraw this offer at any time. WestJet, not Royal Bank of Canada, is solely responsible for the WestJet Rewards Program, the terms of the WestJet Rewards Program including earning, redemption and administration of WestJet dollars and program changes.

  2. You will earn up to 1.5% back in WestJet dollars on your everyday purchases and up to 2.0% back when you purchase WestJet flights or WestJet Vacations packages, depending on the card you choose. The additional 0.5% back in WestJet dollars is calculated separately and is in addition to the WestJet dollars you earn on everyday purchases, however it may not be accrued under certain circumstances. In order to receive the additional 0.5% in WestJet dollars, WestJet or WestJet Vacations must appear as the merchant on your credit card statement. WestJet dollars are earned on net purchases only; they are not earned on cash advances (including RBC Royal Bank® credit card cheques, balance transfers, cash-like transactions and certain bill payments), interest charges or fees, and credits for returns and adjustments will reduce or cancel the WestJet dollars earned by the amounts originally charged.

  3. Each time you use your linked Eligible RBC Card to purchase any grade of gasoline, including diesel, at a Retail Petro-Canada Location, you will save three cents ($0.03) per litre at the time of the transaction.

  4. WestJet dollars can be used towards payment of the base fare of an eligible flight or vacation package, available on or through WestJet’s contact centre. WestJet dollars cannot be applied against taxes, fees or charges and can only be used for new bookings. Minimum redemption rules on flights apply when purchasing Economy, Premium or Business fares. A minimum redemption amount of 50 WestJet dollars per booking applies for WestJet Vacations package bookings. Other restrictions may apply and are subject to change at any time. All terms, conditions and restrictions applicable to WestJet Rewards are established by WestJet and shall apply to all bookings, travel arrangements and other services offered or provided by WestJet. WestJet, not Royal Bank of Canada, is responsible for WestJet Rewards.
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