United TravelBank Card

For People with
Fair Credit



The United TravelBank Card is a cash back airline card that rewards you for purchasing airline tickets from United Airlines. If you can spend $1,000 on purchases within the first 3 months of getting your card, you’ll get $150 TravelBank cash back for United purchases.

You’ll also get 2% TravelBank cash back per dollar spent on tickets you purchase from United, and a rate of 1.5% TravelBank cash back per dollar spent on all other purchases.

This card has no annual fee.

When you apply, you’ll first be considered for the Visa Signature version, which requires a starting credit line of at least $5,000. If you don’t qualify you’ll then be considered for the Platinum version, which has different rates and benefits.

Card Quick Facts

Card Quick Facts

  • 2% TravelBank cash back on tickets purchased from United
  • 1.5% TravelBank cash back on all other purchases
  • $1 in TravelBank cash = $1 when used toward the purchase of a United ticket
  • $150 TravelBank cash back bonus when you spend $1,000 with your card in the first 3 months
  • 25% inflight savings on food, beverages and Wi-Fi
  • No foreign transaction fee
  • No annual fee

For People with
Fair Credit



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Card Details



  • 2% in TravelBank cash back on United Airlines tickets
  • 1.5% in TravelBank cash back on all other purchases

Introductory Bonus

  • $150 in TravelBank cash back for spending $1,000 in the first 3 months
Card Stats

Card Stats

Annual Fee $0
Additional Cards Annual Fee -
Regular Purchase APR 18.24%–25.24% Variable
Intro Purchase APR -
Foreign Transaction Fee None
Chip Technology Chip-and-Signature
Minimum Credit Limit $1,000
Maximum Credit Limit -
Free Credit Score No
Penalty APR None
Late Fee Up to $38
Returned Payment Fee Up to $38
Balance Transfers

Balance Transfers

Intro Balance Transfer APR -
Regular Balance Transfer APR 18.24%–25.24% Variable
Balance Transfer Fee 5%, $5 minimum
Cash Advances

Cash Advances

Cash Advance APR 27.24% Variable
Cash Advance Fee 5%, $10 minimum

Card Benefits

Check your card’s Guide to Benefits to learn the specific benefits your card offers and how to access them.

  • 25% Inflight Savings

    Get 25% back as a statement credit for inflight purchases of beverages, food and Wi-Fi on United Airlines flights.

  • Zero Liability Protection

    You will not be held responsible for unauthorized use of your card (contact customer support immediately if you suspect fraud).

  • Price Protection

    If the item you bought with your Visa card appears in a print advertisement at a lower price, you may be able to be reimbursed for the difference.

  • Purchase Protection

    Protection for new purchases for 90 days against damage or theft, up to $500 per item and $2,500 per account.

  • Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver

    Must decline the rental company’s collision insurance and charge the entire rental cost to your card. Coverage is provided for theft and collision damage for most rental cars in the U.S. and abroad. In the U.S., coverage is secondary to your personal insurance.

  • Trip Cancellation / Trip Interruption Insurance

    If a trip is disrupted for an eligible reason, provides reimbursement up to $1,500 per trip for non-refundable costs.

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