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By: OurMoneyGuide || Last updated on: April 17, 2024

The MakeMyTrip ICICI Bank Signature Credit Card is a cobranded card from ICICI Bank, in partnership with MakeMyTrip, one of the leading online travel companies. On MakeMyTrip, you get 4% reward on hotel bookings and holiday bookings, and 2% on flight bookings. You can get an additional upto 1% reward on MakeMyTrip spends through the milestone program.

You get other travel and lifestyle benefits such as complimentary domestic airport lounge access (2 times per quarter), complimentary domestic railway lounge access (1 time per quarter), and movie benefits of upto ₹600 per month.

The card is free from the 2nd year onwards. In the 1st year, there is an annual fee of ₹2500 which is more than compensated by welcome offers worth ₹4000.

ICICI MakeMyTrip Signature Card

Brief Summary

3.0 / 5

Our View

Best for those who are beginning their credit journey , since this is an entry level card from ICICI Bank. You get complimentary access to airport lounges in India (once per quarter), complimentary access to railway lounges in India (once per quarter), and 25% discount on movie tickets at BookMyShow and Inox (upto ₹100 each per month).

The reward rate of 0.50% that you get on the card is quite low, and it maybe useful to look at other cards available in the marketplace.

The card comes with an annual fee of ₹500, and the annual spend target of ₹1.50 lakhs to get annual fee waiver from the 2nd year onwards is quite high.

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MakeMyTrip ICICI Bank Signature Credit Card

Special Benefits

Complimentary domestic airport & railway lounge access

Other Benefits

25% discount on movies

Minimum Income

Not specified

Annual Fee

₹ 500

Annual Fee Offers

Renewal fee waived off at ₹1.50 lakhs annual card spend

Pros and Cons of MakeMyTrip ICICI Bank Signature Credit Card

Pros

  • On MakeMyTrip, can earn upto 5% on hotel & holiday bookings, and upto 3% on flight booking (including milestone benefits).
  • Complimentary domestic airport lounge (2 times per quarter), and rail lounge access (once per quarter)
  • Movie benefits at Inox and Bookmyshow – upto ₹600 per month
  • Good card for frequent users of MakeMyTrip

Cons

  • You can earn higher reward rate on other travel cards.

Features & Benefits of the MakeMyTrip ICICI Bank Platinum Credit Card

4% benefit on hotel bookings & holiday bookings || 2% benefit on flight bookings – only on MakeMyTrip

You get 4 MyCash Points worth ₹4, on every ₹100 you spend on hotel & holiday bookings on MakeMyTrip.

You get 2 MyCash Points worth ₹2, on every ₹100 you spend on flight bookings on MakeMyTrip.

1 MyCash Point = ₹1. MyCash is valid for 1 year.

MyCash Points are transferred to your MakeMyTripMy Wallet, and can be used to make travel bookings on MakeMyTrip, or purchase partner vouchers through MakeMyTrip. My Cash cannot be used for rail bookings, offline holiday bookings and ‘Pay at Hotel’ bookings.

For full details, please click here.

1.50% benefit on international card spends

You earn 1.50 MyCash Points worth ₹1.50, on every ₹100 you spend on your card outside India.

1 MyCash Point = ₹1. Details on MyCash given in the previous section above.

1.25% benefit on all other card spends

You earn 1.25 MyCash Points worth ₹1.25, on every ₹100 you spend on all other card purchases.

1 MyCash Point = ₹1.

No rewards are given on fuel spends, cash advances, card fees & charges, EMI transactions, balance transfer (BT), personal loan on cards.

Milestone program – upto 1% additional benefit on MakeMyTrip spends

You get 1100 My Cash worth ₹1100, at yearly card spend of ₹2.50 lakhs on flights, hotels, or holiday bookings on MakeMyTrip.

You get an additional 4000 My Cash worth ₹4000, at yearly card spend of₹5 lakhs on flights, hotels, or holiday bookings on MakeMyTrip. Hence you could earn a total of 5100 My Cash worth ₹5100, at yearly card spend of₹5 lakhs on flights, hotels, or holiday bookings on MakeMyTrip ~ 1% benefit.

The following card spends shall not be counted as qualifying spends under this program – cash advances, card fees & charges, EMI transactions, balance transfer (BT), personal loan on cards

Qualifying spends towards milestone benefit calculation for the 1st year will be considered for the period starting from the primary card set up date till the end of the anniversary year. For the 2nd year, the spends will be considered from the 1st anniversary date till the 2nd anniversary date of the card and so on. The cumulative spends counter will be reset post the completion of each anniversary cycle.

Complimentary domestic airport lounge access – 2 times per quarter

You get free visits to airport lounges in India, 8 times per year (maximum 2 times per quarter).

For details, please click here

Complimentary domestic railway lounge access – 1 time per quarter

You get free visits to railway lounges in India, 4 times per year (maximum once per quarter).

For details, please click here

25% discount on movie tickets on BookMyShow || Inox

You get 25% discount (upto 150), 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.

Fuel surcharge waiver

You get a 1% fuel surcharge waiver, on all fuel transactions upto ₹4000, at any fuel outlet.

ICICI Bank customer care number

Please click here for all the options to contact the bank

MakeMyTrip ICICI Bank Platinum Credit Card Fees and Charges

Annual fee & annual fee offers

Annual feeAnnual fee offers
1st year joining fee₹2500Welcome offers :
– You get 1500 My Cash worth ₹1500, within 45 days of card issuance
– You get a MakeMyTrip Holiday Voucher worth ₹2500, when you get your card
– You also get a complimentary MakeMyTrip Black membership
Renewal fee from 2nd year onwardsFree

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
Minimum incomeNot specified
Other criteriaGood credit score preferably over 750, etc.

Application Process & Tracking Application Status

Step-by-step guide

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
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