Best Barclays Credit Cards of 2018

Barclays credit cards offer rewards on gas, flights, groceries and utility purchases, depending on which card you choose. The bank partners with over 60 institutions, issuing branded cards that help customers earn rewards and other incentives with the partnering company. Some of these cards let you earn bonus miles for the purchases you make within the first 90 days. Here are our picks for the best Barclays credit cards.

Top Barclays Cards:

  • Barclaycard Ring® Mastercard®

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Best for low APR

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Barclaycard Ring® Mastercard®

Recommended Credit Score:
670 - 850

A FICO score/credit score is used to represent the creditworthiness of a person and may be one indicator to the credit type you are eligible for. However, credit score alone does not guarantee or imply approval for any financial product.

300 850
N/A Purchases intro APR
See Terms Balance Transfers intro APR
13.99% Variable Regular APR
$0 Annual Fee

Bankrate Score

81 out of 100

Card Details

  • Enjoy a 0% intro APR for 15 months on balance transfers made within 45 days of account opening. After that, a variable 13.99% APR will apply
  • Low 13.99% variable APR on purchases and cash advances
  • No annual fee
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • International Chip and PIN
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Best for travel rewards

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Barclaycard Arrival® Plus World Elite Mastercard®

Recommended Credit Score:
670 - 850

A FICO score/credit score is used to represent the creditworthiness of a person and may be one indicator to the credit type you are eligible for. However, credit score alone does not guarantee or imply approval for any financial product.

300 850
N/A Purchases intro APR
0% intro for first 12 billing cycles following each BT that posts within 45 days of account opening Balance Transfers intro APR
17.99%, 21.99% or 24.99% variable based on your creditworthiness Regular APR
$89 (waived first year) Annual Fee

Bankrate Score

94 out of 100

Card Details

  • Enjoy 60,000 bonus miles after spending $5,000 on purchases in the first 90 days
  • Earn unlimited 2X miles on every purchase
  • Book travel your way—no airline, seat or hotel restrictions—and redeem your miles for travel statement credits
  • Get 5% miles back to use toward your next redemption, every time you redeem
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • International Chip and PIN for use at self-service chip terminals around the world
  • Miles don't expire as long as your account is open, active and in good standing
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