The Trick to Finding the Best Alaska Airlines Card Offer

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Update:   Thanks to Frequent Miler for pointing out that there is now a direct link to this improved Bank of America Alaska Airlines card offer!

Via Frequent Miler, there’s an even better offer for the Alaska Airlines credit card!

You can earn 30,000 Alaska Airlines miles with a $100 statement credit after spending $1,000 on purchases in the first 90 days of opening your account, AND an improved companion certificate, so you can take a buddy with you for free (plus taxes).

We don’t earn a commission for this offer, but we’ll always tell you about the best deals!

The Trick To Finding The Best Alaska Airlines Card Offer

Alaska Airlines Companion Certificates Usually Cost $99 (Plus Taxes). So This New Offer Is a Much Better Deal!

To see the better offer, you’ll have to make a test booking on the Alaska Airlines website.  I’ll show you how!

Better Offer for Alaska Airlines Credit Card

Link:   Alaska Airlines

Link:   Alaska Airlines Companion Certificate

With the better offer for the Bank of America Alaska Airlines card, you’ll earn 30,000 Alaska Airlines miles and a $100 statement credit after spending $1,000 on purchases in the first 90 days of opening your account.

Alaska Airlines credit cards come with an annual Companion Certificate.  When you use the companion certificate, you’ll pay $99 plus tax to add a companion to your paid coach flight.  You can use the certificate for flights on both Alaska Airlines and Virgin America!

But with this new offer, you’ll get the $99 fee waived on your first Companion Certificate (you’ll still pay tax).  You can find this improved offer by making a test booking on the Alaska Airlines website.  You will NOT need to buy a ticket.

Step 1.   Search Flights

Navigate to the Alaska Airlines website and search for a random flight.

You’ll be taken to a screen with different flight options.  Choose any one of them.  We’re just trying to get to the payment page as quickly as possible!

The Trick To Finding The Best Alaska Airlines Card Offer

Step 1 – Begin Your Test Booking

Step 2.   Sign-In to Your Alaska Airlines Account to Save Time

Whether you sign into your Alaska Airlines account or not, you’ll get the same credit card offer.  But if you sign-in, lots of personal information will be pre-filled into the following forms.  So it will save time!

The Trick To Finding The Best Alaska Airlines Card Offer

Step 2 – Sign-In to Your Account to Reach the Payment Page Faster

Step 3.   Skip Steps to Reach the Payment Page

You will get the opportunity to choose your flight seats and pay for flight add-ons.  Because you aren’t actually taking this flight, just press the “Skip” button.

The Trick To Finding The Best Alaska Airlines Card Offer

Skip as Many Pages as You Can Towards the Payment Page

Step 4.   Find the Improved Card Offer

You should now be at the payment page (finally!).  Don’t worry, you won’t need to enter any billing information to find the improved Alaska Airlines credit card offer.

The Trick To Finding The Best Alaska Airlines Card Offer

You Can Find the Alaska Airlines Limited Time Offer Near the Bottom of This Page!

Beside the credit card information, you should see the new card offer in a separate box.  It should come with 30,000 bonus Alaska Airlines miles, a $100 statement credit, and an “annual companion fare offer“.

Click on the box, and you’ll be taken to the Bank of America website to apply!

The Trick To Finding The Best Alaska Airlines Card Offer

The Card Offer Should Appear Next to the Credit Card Information Form

This is the best offer I’ve ever seen for the Alaska Airlines card.

Bottom Line

There’s an even better offer for the Bank of America Alaska Airlines card!  But you can only find it when you make a test booking on the Alaska Airlines website.

You’ll earn 30,000 Alaska Airlines miles, a $100 statement credit, and the $99 fee waived for your Companion Certificate (first year only).

Emily and I don’t earn a commission on this offer, but we’ll always help our readers get Big Travel with Small Money!

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8 responses to “The Trick to Finding the Best Alaska Airlines Card Offer

  1. Limited time offer details: New customers who apply between May 1, 2017, and July 10, 2017, and are approved for an for an Alaska Airlines Visa Signature® consumer card (US) will receive Alaska’s Famous Companion Fare™ offer at an even greater discount. Instead of a $99 base fare plus applicable taxes and fees from $22 depending on your flight itinerary, only the applicable taxes and fees will apply. The $99 base fare cost is waived for the first year.
    DONT JUMP QUICKLY-

    Then each year on your enrollment anniversary date, you’ll receive the standard companion fare code for $99 base fare plus applicable taxes and fees from $22 depending on your flight itinerary.

    To qualify for the offer, new customers must apply between May 1, 2017, and July 10, 2017. If you applied prior to May 1, 2017, you will receive the standard companion fare offer, even if your approval comes after May 1.

  2. does this card affect chase 5/24 rule

  3. Do NOT sign in if you currently have an Alaska card or you will not see this offer.

  4. Should you close out existing Alaska cards before applying for this one?

  5. I have applied twice for this card in the last 2 years and they keep sending me the lesser platinum card. How do I get around this? I am frustrated that Alaska advertises the one card then sends you the other.
    You need to let people know this may happen to them

  6. Does this offer apply if I already have the Alaska Air CC?

  7. Is there a yearly fee for this card?