Compare overseas spending credit cards

We have found 9 out of 146 credit cards that are best for spending abroad.

Credit cards with low charges for using them abroad.

Benefits
Avoid foreign usage fees when using your credit card on holiday.
Pitfalls
Interest rates can be high for borrowing if you don't pay off your balance in full when you return.

Metro Bank Credit Card

  1. You need to have another product with the same provider to take out this credit card so make sure the other product is also right for you before applying.
Representative Example
Assumed borrowing of £1,200 for 1 year, at a Purchase Rate of 12.3% (variable), representative 13.0% APR (variable). Credit available subject to status.
18.4% APR 0.0% 0.0% 64%Fair

Santander 123 Credit Card

  1. This credit card has a high annual fee of more than £25, making it more expensive to use overall than others with the same APR.
Representative Example
Assumed borrowing of £1,200 for 1 year, at a Purchase Rate of 12.7% (variable), with a £36 annual fee, representative 18.4% APR (variable). Credit available subject to status.
18.9% APR 0.0% 0.0% 66%Fair

Halifax Clarity Credit Card

Representative Example
Assumed borrowing of £1,200 for 1 year, at a Purchase Rate of 18.95% (variable), representative 18.9% APR (variable). Credit available subject to status.
23.7% APR 0.0% 0.0% 58%Poor

Lloyds Bank Avios Rewards Credit Card

  1. This credit card has a high representative APR of 20% or more so borrowing with this card is expensive compared to others.
Representative Example
Assumed borrowing of £1,200 for 1 year, at a Purchase Rate of 18.94% (variable), with a £24 annual fee, representative 23.7% APR (variable). Credit available subject to status.
34.9% APR 0.0% 0.0% 53%Very poor

aqua Advance Credit Card

  1. This credit card has a high representative APR of 20% or more so borrowing with this card is expensive compared to others.
Representative Example
Assumed borrowing of £1,200 for 1 year, at a Purchase Rate of 34.91% (variable), representative 34.9% APR (variable). Credit available subject to status.
34.9% APR 0.0% 0.0% 53%Very poor

aqua Reward Credit Card

  1. This credit card has a high representative APR of 20% or more so borrowing with this card is expensive compared to others.
Representative Example
Assumed borrowing of £1,200 for 1 year, at a Purchase Rate of 34.91% (variable), representative 34.9% APR (variable). Credit available subject to status.
52.1% APR 0.0% 0.0% 58%Poor

Lloyds Bank Premier Avios Rewards Credit Card

  1. This credit card has a high representative APR of 20% or more so borrowing with this card is expensive compared to others.
  2. This credit card has a high annual fee of more than £25, making it more expensive to use overall than others with the same APR.
Representative Example
Assumed borrowing of £1,200 for 1 year, at a Purchase Rate of 18.94% (variable), with a £140 annual fee, representative 52.1% APR (variable). Credit available subject to status.