Airport lounges

With the American Express Global Lounge Collection® you have access to more than 1,400 airport lounges worldwide. Whether you’re looking for a place to rest and recharge or a place to work, our growing lounge network welcomes you.


Your advantages

  • Access to over 1,400 airport lounges worldwide
  • A large selection of drinks and catering
  • Sleeping facilities and spa areas
  • Numerous international newspapers and magazines

American Express Global Lounge Collection® – programs and partners


Priority Pass™ membership

You are entitled to Priority Pass membership free of charge. This gives you access to over 1,300 exclusive lounges in more than 130 countries worldwide. Regardless of the airline or class you have booked.

Apply for Priority Pass for the Platinum Card

Apply for Priority Pass for CSX Platinum

Apply for Priority Pass for the Gold Card

Lufthansa Lounges

As a Platinum Card member, you can now travel in style with complimentary access to selected Lufthansa Lounges in conjunction with a Lufthansa Group* airline ticket. Regardless of your flight booking class, you benefit from free access to selected Lufthansa Business Lounges and to Lufthansa Senator Lounges for Business Class flights.

Each lounge is a quiet oasis away from the hustle and bustle of the airport, offering excellent food, inspirational reading and upmarket amenities.

Access is only valid for selected Lufthansa Lounges in Germany, the United Arab Emirates, the USA, France, Italy and the UK.

Find a lounge

Find the right lounge for your next trip and more information about the exact access rules as well as regulations for accompanying guests.

American Express Platinum Cardholders in Switzerland have access to selected Lufthansa Lounges, the Priority PassTM, Delta Sky Club® and Centurion® Lounges within the American Express Global Lounge Collection®.

Please note: Only the selected Lufthansa Lounges mentioned above are accessible to Swiss Platinum Cardholders. All other Lufthansa Lounges are not accessible. Escape Lounges, Plaza Premium Lounges and Airspace Lounges are not accessible to Swiss Platinum Cardholders.

Summary of available airport lounges

Find out with which American Express card products you have access to the global airport lounges. For more information please contact your Travel Service.

American Express Platinum Card

  • Priority Pass™ membership** Free access for principal and additional cardholders, accompanying guests: USD 32
  • Centurion® Lounge Free access with a valid boarding pass and the Platinum Card
  • Delta Sky Club® Free access with a valid Delta Air Lines boarding pass and the Platinum Card
  • Lufthansa Lounges Complimentary access to select Lufthansa Business Lounges, regardless of ticket class and Lufthansa Senator Lounges when flying Business Class.

American Express Gold Card

  • Priority Pass™ membership** Admission fee for principal cardholders and accompanying guests: USD 32

* Lufthansa (LH), Swiss International Airlines (LX), Austrian Airlines (OS)

** Admission to Priority Pass™ lounges requires a valid Priority Pass™ membership card. Guests accompanying a Priority Pass™ member pay an admission fee of USD 32 per person. The General Terms and Conditions of Priority Pass Ltd. and the participating lounges apply. The services are provided by Priority Pass Ltd. The contractual terms and conditions are sent to you with the membership card. You can find more information at prioritypass.com. The issuer does not assume any responsibility for these offers and services provided by third parties and disclaims any liability.