JetBlue gift cards do not count toward the American Express Platinum airline fee credit. The annual $200 credit can only be applied to incidental charges on an American Express partner airline. JetBlue is a partner airline, but gift cards are not eligible charges. Besides, JetBlue doesn’t actually sell gift cards anymore.
Eligible incidental fees include checked baggage fees, seat assignment fees, pet travel fees and more. Gift cards, airline tickets, ticket upgrades, duty free purchases and point transfers are among the charges that are not eligible for the fee credit. So it’s possible to cover some JetBlue expenses with the Amex Platinum airline credit, but not JetBlue gift cards.
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