By: OurMoneyGuide || Last updated on: May 28, 2024

The Accelero ICICI Bank Credit Card is an automobile card from ICICI Bank. The card gives you 3.50% reward on fuel purchases (2.50% cashback and 1% fuel surcharge waiver), complimentary roadside assistance along with add-on services like free car wash.

It gives you a chance to participate in an annual partially sponsored exclusive trip especially curated for you, for top spenders of Accelero ICICI Bank Credit Cards.

It also gives you other benefits like domestic airport lounge access (once per quarter), and movie benefits (upto ₹400 per month)


Pros & Cons of Accelero ICICI Bank Credit Card

Pros

  • Automobile card, which gives higher benefit on fuel purchases, complimentary roadside assistance with add on benefits like complimentary card wash, and chance to participate in an adventure road trip.
  • Complimentary domestic airport lounge access – 1 time per quarter.
  • 25% discount on movie tickets at BookMyShow & Inox

Cons

  • Need to consider other credit cards to get higher rewards on other important spends like shopping, travel

Features & Benefits of the Accelero ICICI Bank Credit Card

3.50% cashback on fuel purchases

✔︎ 2.50% special cashback on HPCL fuel purchases
– You earn ₹2.50 cashback, on every ₹100 you spend at HPCL pumps.
– This benefit is valid only on HPCL fuel expenses upto ₹8000 per month, since the maximum cashback is capped at ₹200 per month.
✔︎ 1% fuel surcharge waiver at all fuel stations, valid only on fuel transactions upto ₹4000

0.50% benefit on all other card spends

You earn 2 reward points worth ₹0.50 (50 paise), on every 100 you spend on all other card purchases.

1 reward point = 0.25 (25 paise), and can be redeemed for vouchers, products and more.

Exceptions : No rewards are given on non-HPCL fuel spends, rent payments, e-wallet loads, EMI transactions, balance transfer (BT), personal loan on credit cards (PLCC), cash advance, payments of fees, interest and other charges.

Complimentary domestic airport lounge access – 1 time per quarter

Please note that this benefit is offered in a particular quarter only if you have spent a minimum of ₹35000 on your card in the previous quarter. This change is effective from 01 April 2024. For example, to be eligible for complimentary lounge access in ‘Apr-May-Jun 2024 Quarter’, you need to spend a minimum of ₹35,000 in the ‘January-February-March 2024 Quarter’ and similarly for the following quarters.

25% discount (upto ₹100), at BookMyShow and Inox – 2 times per month each

You get 25% discount (upto 100), when you buy 2 or more movie tickets at BookMyShow, and also at Inox. 

This benefit can be availed 2 times per month at BookMyShow, and 2 times per month at Inox.

Complimentary road side assistance with add-on benefits 

You get a variety of services related to emergency roadside assistance, as well as some add-on benefits : On-site roadside repair, vehicle towing to the nearest authorized workshop, taxi services, fuel delivery, locked/lost key benefit, accommodation / emergency assistance, vehicle repatriation, replacement / courtesy car, replacement of battery, car wash and general checkup, car concierge etc.

Customers will be eligible to avail complimentary roadside assistance and related services for the first year, on making 3 transactions of at least ₹1000 each within the first 3 months of card issuance, and payment of joining fee. On eligibility, your contact details will be sent to the provider, post which the provider will send a confirmation SMS on your registered mobile number with instructions for utilising the service.

After the first year, you shall be automatically registered for the second year on payment of annual fee.

Please click here for more details.

Domestic adventure road trip

You get a chance to participate in an exclusive week-long adventure roadtrip, partially sponsored, especially curated for you with self- drive in personal vehicles. This trip is organised every year for top spenders of Accelero ICICI Bank Credit Cards. Participants are accompanied by expert adventure guides

ICICI Bank customer care

Please click here for all the options to contact the bank

Accelero ICICI Bank Credit Card Fees and Charges

Annual fee & annual fee offers


Annual feeAnnual fee offers
1st year joining fee₹499Welcome offer:
– You get 1500 reward points worth ₹375, on payment of joining fee.
Renewal fee from 2nd year onwards₹499Renewal offer:
– Annual fee is not charged from the 2nd year onwards, if you spend ₹1.25 lakhs or more in the previous year. If you do not qualify for a fee waiver, you get 1500 reward points worth ₹375, on payment of renewal fee.

Important note

– GST/ other applicable taxes as per current laws, will be applicable on all fees and charges
– To view all/updated fees & charges on this card, please click here – ICICI Bank Credit Card Fees & Charges

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum age21 years or above
Maximum age60 – 65 years
Occupation Salaried or self-employed
Other criteriaRegular source of income, good credit score preferably over 750, etc.

Application Process

Online application process
The easiest way to apply is to click here – APPLY NOW , you shall be taken to the card application page on the ICICI Bank website. You can also visit official website of the bank and fill out the application form.

Steps –
– Fill out the online application form with basic personal details
– Fill out additional details along with basic documents details
– Verification and opening of card
Offline (face to face)  application processYou can visit any of the nearest branches of the bank and talk to an executive regarding the process.
Tracking your application statusTo track your credit card application status, please click here – ICICI Bank Credit Card Application Status.

Necessary documents and verification

We are listing below general criteria followed by most card issuing banks, since exact criteria has not been specified for this particular card. The bank may ask for additional documents.

Required documents
– PAN card

– Identity proof : PAN card , driving license, valid passport, voter ID (any one)

– Address proof : electricity bill, phone bill (not more than 2 months old), driving licence, passport, ration card, bank statement, passbook (not older than 3 months), voters ID, flat maintenance bill (not older than 2 months), rent agreement (any one)

– Income proof : latest salary slip/s, income tax returns etc