Credit Cards

Platinum World Miles Credit Card

The Platinum World Miles Credit Card offers exclusive travel and lifestyle benefits and has been voted the best credit card in Africa. The world miles programme is a reward scheme through which card holders earn miles which are redeemable for free air tickets with any airline to any destination in the world.

Barclaycard Gold Card

Barclaycard Gold puts money back in your wallet with the Swaipa points reward scheme. For all your purchases you earn double points for every shilling of spend redeemable for cash back to your card account.

KQ Msafiri Card

The KQ Msafiri card is a co-brand credit card between Kenya Airways and Barclays Bank of Kenya bringing together a distinguished heritage in financial services and airline travel. The KQ Msafiri card not only provides spending power for your everyday purchases, it thanks you for every shilling spent through the Air Mile rewards programme.

Barclaycard Classic

The classic card offers you convenience, flexibility and security. It is much more than just a credit card; it is an everyday companion for your daily transaction ranging from household shopping to fuelling, to cash access to online purchases.

Barclays Premier League card

The unique sponsorship properties, image rights and exclusive merchandise creates Barclaycard's "best ever offer". Every Kshs 5,000 spent on this card entitles you to an entry into a monthly draw to win fabulous prizes.

Company Visa

The Barclaycard Company Visa card is the perfect solution when those company expenses have to be incurred while away on business. There is no more need for petty cash! Manage your company expenses better with Company Barclaycard.

Barclaycard Secured Classic

Enjoy convenience with this unique product that is tailor made just for you, the business person always on the go.

Barclaycard Secured Gold

Enjoy convenience when travelling on business with a card that offers you the lowest annual fees and the highest credit limit.

Barclaycard Rewards

Barclaycard FAQs

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  1. What is the benefit of using a Barclaycard credit card over cash?
    1. Earn reward points on every purchase
    2. Benefits such as travel insurance and airport VIP lounge access 
    3. Discounts on goods and services at our merchant partners
    4. Safer and more convenient than carrying cash
    5. Up to 50 days interest free

  2. What types of credit cards does Barclaycard offer? (link to each of the cards for more information)
    1. Platinum World Miles Credit Card
    2. Barclaycard Gold
    3. KQ Msafiri Gold Card
    4. Barclaycard Classic
    5. Barclays Premier League Card(BPL)
    6. Secured cards
    7. Company Cards

  3. What are Barclaycard rewards?
    You earn reward points on every purchase made with your credit card

    Platinum World Miles Credit Card
    The world miles programme is a reward scheme through which card holders earn world miles which are redeemable for free air tickets with any airline to any destination in the world, tours and travels and hotel bookings.

    Barclaycard Gold, Classic and BPL
    On all your purchases you earn Swaipa points redeemable for cash back to your card account. For every Kes. 100 spent you earn 2 Swaipa points on Gold cards and 1 Swaipa Point on Classic/BPL cards.

    KQ Msafiri Gold
    Through the Air Miles programme you earn Air Miles redeemable for free air tickets or flight upgrades with Kenya Airways on all your purchases.

  4. What are the key benefits of the Platinum Card? (Link to specific card)
    1. World Miles rewards programme
    2. Free international travel insurance
    3. Access to airport VIP lounges

  5. What are the key benefits of the Barclaycard Gold Card? (Link to specific card)
    1. Swaipa reward points
    2. Free international travel insurance

  6. What are the key benefits of the KQ Msafiri Gold Card? (Link to specific card)
    1. Air Miles reward programme
    2. Free international travel

  7. How do I make my card payments?
    1. Via automatic debit to your Barclays on Non-Barclays account. This is compulsory for all card holders
    2. Via cash or cheque at any Barclays Branch
    3. Via mobile or internet banking transfer(available for Barclays account holders only)
    4. Via MPESA to pay bill 303030

  8. What is the 50 day interest free period?
    Your card statement captures transactions over a 30 day cycle. As at your statement date, you are billed for transactions for the previous 30 days. The due date for payment is 20 days after statement date meaning the oldest transaction per cycle ages for a maximum of 50 days and does not attract any interest charge if payment is made by the due date.


  9. How do I make a credit card application?
    Fill in the feedback/comments form on the credit card section of the website or apply at any Barclays branch countrywide


  10. How do I redeem my reward points?
    For platinum cards, call the International Customer Loyalty Program Contact Centre on (+27) 215270514 or visit worldmilesafrica.com. For KQ Msafiri, contact the KQ contact centre on + 254 020 3274747/+254 0711 024747 or visit www.kqmsafiri.com. For Barclaycard Gold, Classic and BPL contact the Barclays Contact centre on +254 020 390 0000/+254 722130120/732 130120