Bharat Petroleum Corporation and Standard Chartered Bank also have a globally valid co-branded debit card, Smartfill, in association with Visa International. Smartfill features include:
• Free fuel through the rewards program, savings on fuel and ‘aXcess plus' benefits.
• Customers earn one reward point for every Rs 125 spent which they can redeem at par for free fuel at BPCL outlets.
• There are also discounts up to 5 % for purchases at In-and-Out department stores located at Bharat Petroleum's petrol stations.
Citibank Maruti Suzuki AutoCard is another credit card that you can get easily if you own a Maruti vehicle. The card can be used to buy petrol from Indian Oil Pumps without paying any surcharge. You get points for purchases made at Indian Oil Pumps and Maruti Service Centers. Also you can earn 20,000 points as additional rewards when you exchange your car for your next Maruti Suzuki car.
Plain Credit Cards
You can also get your normal credit card swiped for fuel at any fuel station. This helps you in saving time in searching a retail outlet of a particular petrol company. There are additional benefits like free insurance, balance transfer, revolving credit, global calling card among others that be enjoyed through using your plain vanilla card. Your plain credit card may also be eligible for surcharge wavier provided you pay a minimum bill value.
SBI Gold/Silver/Platinum Cards are accepted world-wide and provide a 0% fuel surcharge for single transaction spend between Rs. 400 and Rs. 3,000.