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    • The American Express® Gift Card.

      Give everyone the gift of choice.

      Looking for the perfect gift? Give the one that's found at any Citibank branch and accepted at over a million locations in the U.S.—an American Express® Gift Card. They couldn't be easier to get, or nicer to receive.

      What it Costs
    • Right for you if:

      • You're looking for the perfect gift
      • You'd like the recipient to choose what they want
      • You want to give a gift that's convenient to spend
    Call us at 1-800-374-9700 | Text Telephone (TTY) 1-800-788-0002

    What You Get

    Take the stress and guesswork out of gift giving with the American Express® Gift Card. They're easy to give and exciting to get. Here's why:

    • They're accepted at over a million places

      Accepted at Over a Million Places

      The Gift Card can be used at virtually any business in the United States that accepts the American Express card including:

      • Retailers (in-store, online, and mail order)
      • Restaurants
      • Amusement parks
      • Sporting events
      • Movie and other theaters
      • Spas and salons
      It cannot be used at car rentals, cruise lines, for recurring billing purchases (cellular phone service, subscriptions, etc.), or at casinos or ATMs. Usage restrictions apply for international airlines.

      —virtually everywhere in the U.S. that welcomes American Express Cards1
    • The Gift Card is available in many convenient denominations: $25, $50, $100, $200 and $500

    How It Works

    The Gift Card is always a welcome surprise that's easy to spend. Its value is printed right on the front of the Card. Here's what else you need to know:

    • Purchasing the Gift Card only costs $3.95
    • Before using your Gift Card, you should sign your name on the back, where indicated. Write down the Gift Card number, four digit Card Identification Code (CID) located on the front of the Card, the three digit Card Security Code (CSC) on the back of the Card, and customer service number on a separate piece of paper in case the Gift Card is lost or stolen.
    • If your Gift Card is lost or stolen, the unused balance can be refunded or replaced. Have your Gift Card information in hand and call the toll-free Customer Service number at 1-877-AXP-GIFT as soon as possible.
    • You can easily check your Gift Card balance

      American Express® Gift Card Balance

      Your Available Fund balance will show all purchases merchants have submitted. Please call Customer Service immediately with any questions about transactions posted to your Gift Card, but no later than 60 calendar days from the date of the transaction.

       either online or by phone, 24/7. Go to and click on the Check Your Balance link.
    Call us at 1-800-374-9700 Text Telephone (TTY) 1-800-788-0002

    1The American Express Gift Card may be used at U.S. merchants that accept American Express® Cards. Funds do not expire and there is no monthly fee. No ATM cash withdrawal. Additional limitations apply. See Cardholder Agreement for complete terms and conditions. Card cannot be redeemed for cash, except where required by law. The American Express Gift Card is issued by American Express Prepaid Card Management Corporation.

    © American Express Company