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RBC Avion Visa Infinite review

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Annual Fee
Interest Rate: Purchases
Interest Rate: Purchases
Balance Transfer
Balance Transfer
1 - 1.25 points
1 - 1.25 points
Signup Bonus
20000 points (after spending $5,000)
Signup Bonus
20000 points (after spending $5,000)

Informr score
The RBC Avion Visa Infinite currently has an Informr score of 8.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 6 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Am I eligible?

RBC Avion Visa Infinite is typically available to those with good credit scores (650 or greater).
To get this card, you must also:
Yes Be at least 18 years of age (AB, MB, ON, PE, QA, SK). 19 in all other provinces.
Yes Be a permanent or temporary resident of Canada
Yes Have a minimum personal income of $60000.

Note: This information is only intended as a guide. The final decision is up to the bank and your application could still be rejected even if you can answer 'Yes' to all the minimum criteria above. Always consider your options and your financial situation before you apply for a credit card.

What the Critics Are Saying...

This credit card has a 3.4 star rating because, in most aspects, it’s a pretty average offering. It has an average annual fee for a premium travel card, but doesn’t waive that fee for the first year. The rate of return is high if you redeem for travel, but lower than average for everything else. And...

My Rate Compass
My Rate Compass

Earning is easy Earn 1 RBC Rewards point for every $1 you spend, plus an extra 25% on eligible travel related purchases. Choose any airline, any flight, any time No blackouts or seat restrictions. If there's an open seat, you can fly- even during peak seasons. Travel anywhere you want to go Take a l...

- Mohamed Konate, My Rate Compass
Money We Have
Money We Have

Despite the low sign up bonus and earn rate, my RBC Visa Infinite Avion review is positive. Having the ability to double the value of your points via RBC Rewards and to transfer your points to airline loyalty programs is a huge advantage over other loyalty programs/credit cards.

- Barry Choi, Money We Have

If you’re on the market for a high quality travel rewards option, the RBC Avion has likely crossed your radar. RBC’s flagship card packs a big sign up punch, offering 15,000 bonus points upon first purchase, and extensive travel benefits and insurance.

- Ratesdotca

We recommend the RBC Visa Infinite Avion to those who value flexibility in what they can redeem their points on, and who travel frequently outside their province/territory or Canada itself.



Interest Rates
Regular APR Interest Rate 19.99%
Balance Transfer Interest Rate 22.99%
Cash Advance Interest Rate 22.99%
Rates & Fees
Annual Fee $120.00

Waived on the first year.

Balance Transfer Fee 3%


Cash Advance Fee $3.50

$5.00 fee for cash advances outside of Canada.

Foreign Transaction Fee 2.5%

Transactions made in a foreign currency will be converted and posted to your account in Canadian currency.

Over Limit Fee $29.00
Late Payment Fee $0.00
Sign up bonus 20000 points after spending $5,000
  • On purchases within the first 6 months
  • Also receive 35,000 points upon approval
All Purchases 1 point per $1 spent
Restaurants No
Gas No
Groceries No
Hotels No
Travel 1.25 points per $1 spent

On eligible travel related purchases

Pharmacy No
Bills No
Additional Details
  • Earn more Be Well points at Rexall - link this card with your Be Well card to:
    • Get 50 Be Well points for every $1 spent on eligible products at Rexall
    • Redeem Be Well points faster for savings in store on eligible purchases; 25,000 Be Well points = $10
  • Instant Fuel Savings at Petro-Canada - link your card and get the following:
    • Instantly save 3¢/L on fuel4 and always earn 20% more Petro-Points
    • Always earn 20% more RBC Rewards points
Features & Benefits
Additional Card Holders

$50 per year for each card

Travel Accident Insurance Yes
Car Rental Insurance Yes
Car Rental Discount No
Extended Warranty No
Purchase Protection Yes
Zero Liability Yes
No Foreign Transaction Fees No
Emergency Assistance Yes
Concierge Service No
Price Protection No
Fraud Protection Yes
Free Credit Scores No
Wireless Payments Paywave, Samsung Pay
Virtual Cards No
Additional Benefits
  • Trip cancellation insurance
  • Mobile Device Insurance
  • Get $0 delivery fees for 12 months from DoorDash
Minimum Security Deposit $0
Minimum Age

18 years in AB, MB, ON, PE, QA, SK. 19 years in all other provinces.

Minimum Personal Income $60,000 per year
Temporary Residents No
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