Get the full travel experience with Discovery Bank


Qualifying Discovery Bank clients with Vitality Money can take advantage of all our travel benefits. Book a flight at discounted rates, skip the queues with Priority Fast Track, relax with lounge access and save on Uber rides, hotel accommodation and car hire.

Book a flight and save up to 75%

Fly with Discovery Bank and Vitality, and you can enjoy domestic flight savings of up to 75% through and British Airways (operated by Comair). As a Vitality Health member, you already save up to 35% on flights and with a qualifying Discovery Bank product with Vitality Money, you can save an additional up to 40% ­– that’s a total saving of up to 75% on flights. Plus, you can get up to 75% off international flights when you fly with British Airways, Emirates and Qantas. Remember to check all international travel bans, to and from the country you are travelling to, before booking your flights.

Discovery Vitality members and Discovery Bank clients can call the call centre on 0861 KULULA (0861 585 852) between 08:30 and 17:00 from Monday to Friday to book a domestic British Airways (operated by Comair) flight with their applicable discount.

This is a temporary measure while attends to technical issues on their website. Members won’t be able to pay using their Discovery Miles on domestic British Airways (operated by Comair) flights during this interim process.

Please note that there is a three-month waiting period on flight savings when you join Vitality Health or Vitality Money, or when upgrading Discovery Bank products.

Please see the full details of these here.

Skip the queues with Priority Fast Track

Make sure you take every precaution to keep yourself and your loved ones safe these holidays. Along with following the recommended COVID-19 safety measures before and during your flight, also make sure you don’t spend unnecessary time in public areas and in queues. Great news, if you’re a Discovery Bank client with a Discovery Bank Black or Purple card, you can speed through domestic departure security clearance queues at OR Tambo International Airport with Discovery Bank Priority Fast Track.

Priority Fast Track will be available at Cape Town International Airport in 2021. For more tips to get to your flight as quick as possible, check out our eight time-saving hacks to get through the airport FAST.

Relax in style before boarding your flight

Since you’ve saved time skipping the queues, why not take some time to relax before boarding?

Clients with Discovery Bank Black cards get six complimentary travel lounge visits a year to over 1 000 airport lounges worldwide for themselves and one guest for each visit through LoungeKey. This includes visits to domestic and international South African travel lounge partners. Clients with a Discovery Bank Purple card have unlimited free access for themselves and one free guest.

Clients with a Discovery Bank Purple card can also enjoy 24 free visits to Comair-operated airport lounges when travelling on domestic flights with and British Airways (operated by Comair). Gaining entry into any one of these lounges is hassle-free – simply show your Discovery Bank Purple card and boarding pass. You can also show your in-app card or the recently launched virtual card.

Use your Discovery Miles for your bookings

You can also use your Discovery Miles to pay for your flight, accommodation, and car hire bookings either in part or in full.

Spend your Discovery Miles on flights and accommodation through, Travelstart or SafariNow.

Travel more with Travelstart

It's summertime, so why not use your Discovery Miles to plan your next getaway? You can now use your Discovery Miles to book and pay for more flight, hotel and car hire bookings on Travelstart, Africa's leading online travel agency that helps you search, compare and book flights, bus, hotel, holiday packages and activities, all in one place.

Go on safari today!

Book your next epic self-drive holiday using your Discovery Miles and discover unique accommodation in Africa with SafariNow – the world's largest local booking site for South Africa. Use your Discovery Miles to book and pay for accommodation at over 152 000 locations.

Get up to 15% off when you book a Dream Destinations holiday through Contiki, Royal Caribbean International or World Leisure Holidays. Plus, pay for your next holiday with Discovery Miles – simply tell your travel agent that you want to redeem your Discovery Miles at Dream Destinations partners.

Ready to hit the road?

Whether you’re taking an Uber or driving yourself around, you still score! Get up to 20% back in Discovery Miles with Uber and up to 20% back in Discovery Miles on fuel at BP and select Shell service stations.

Find out everything else you need to know about travelling with Discovery Bank.

Remember to consider travel safety regulations to countries still affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Please visit the Discovery COVID-19 Hub for more about staying safe and healthy when you travel.

Limits, terms and conditions apply. Please see the full details of these here.

Discovery Vitality and Discovery Bank won’t be responsible for any COVID-19 related requirements and limitations that any government or travel service provider may impose from time to time.

Discovery Vitality (Pty) Ltd. Registration number: 1999/007736/07. Limits, terms and conditions apply.

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