Amex Business Platinum lounge access lets you visit over 1,000 airport lounges in 120 cities around the world, for free. You just need to show your Platinum card, a valid ID, and a boarding pass for a flight that day, in most cases. All of the Amex partner lounges allow you to bring at least one guest or immediate family members for free.
Here’s where you can go with Amex Business Platinum lounge access:
The Centurion Lounge: You need a Platinum card, a boarding pass for same-day travel, and a government-issued ID. You get 2 free guests.
International American Express Lounges: Access requires a Platinum Card, government-issued ID, and same-day boarding pass. You get 1 free guest.
Delta Sky Club: Present your Platinum Card, an ID, and a same-day Delta boarding pass. You can purchase up to 2 guest passes for $29 a person. Your spouse and dependent children under 21 can get in for free.
Escape Lounge US: You need your Platinum Card, a government-issued ID, and a same-day boarding pass. You can bring 2 free guests
Priority Pass Select: To get access to Priority Pass lounges, you need to enroll in Priority Pass online. You’ll get your Priority Pass card in 10-14 business days. Present your Priority Pass card and a same-day boarding pass. You can bring 2 free guests, and more for $27 each.
Airspace: You’ll need to show your Platinum Card and an ID. You can bring your spouse and any children under 21 for free, or up to two guests.
Plaza Premium Airport Lounges: Present your Platinum Card and an ID. You can bring two guests with you for free.
Amex Business Platinum access means you can sit in a comfy chair, have a drink, and sometimes even take a shower while you wait for your flight to leave. Different lounges have different amenities, but you can find out the details on the Amex website, along with hours and locations.
The lounge access itself is pretty straightforward. Obviously, you need the card and some form of identification. Obviously, it's a good idea to also have your plane ticket on hand, because some lounge clubs will ask for it. Also, all lounges allow you to have a free guest with you, some even more than one.
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