UPGRADE CERTIFICATES

Global Upgrades and Regional Upgrades are available as Choice Benefits selections. Global Upgrades (available in all markets) and Regional Upgrades (available in the same markets as Medallion Complimentary Upgrades and effective July 21, 2015 for nonstop flights between JFK-LAX and JFK-SFO) have higher priority than Medallion Complimentary Upgrade requests. Global and Regional Upgrade Certificates cannot be applied towards Award Travel or tickets booked in Basic Economy (E).

  • Diamond Medallion members may choose either four (4) Global Upgrades or eight (8) Regional Upgrades or two (2) Global Upgrades and four (4) Regional Upgrades (2017 Medallion year only).
  • Platinum Medallion members may choose four (4) Regional Upgrades.

 
 

Upgrade Certificates

Regions

Medallion Complimentary Upgrades

Regional Upgrades

Global Upgrades

Mileage Upgrades*

U.S. 48

X
 

X

X

X

    Between Hawaii and LAX, SEA,

    SFO, or SLC

X

X

X

X

    Between Hawaii and all other nonstop
    domestic destinations

X

X

    Between JFK and LAX or SFO

X**

X

X

Alaska, Canada, Mexico,

Caribbean, Bermuda

X

X

X

X

Central America

Excludes Delta One™

Excludes Delta One™

X

X

Northern South America

Excludes Delta One™

Excludes Delta One™

X

X

Southern South America

X

X

Transatlantic

X

X

Transpacific

X

X

Intra-Asia Oceania

X

X

 *Mileage Upgrades fare class restrictions vary by region.

**Effective starting 7/21/15

UPGRADE CERTIFICATE PRODUCTS

  • GLOBAL UPGRADE CERTIFICATES

    • GLOBAL UPGRADE CERTIFICATES REDEMPTION ON DELTA

    • AREA OF TRAVEL AND FARE ELIGIBILITY

    • BOOKING

    • DAY OF DEPARTURE

    • GLOBAL UPGRADE CERTIFICATES REDEMPTION ON PARTNERS

    • REDEMPTIONS ON KLM – ROYAL DUTCH AIRLINES

    • REDEMPTIONS ON AIR FRANCE

    • GLOBAL UPGRADE TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • REGIONAL UPGRADE CERTIFICATES

    • REGIONAL UPGRADE CERTIFICATES REDEMPTION ON DELTA:

    • AREA OF TRAVEL AND FARE ELIGIBILITY

    • BOOKING

    • DAY OF DEPARTURE

    • REGIONAL UPGRADE CERTIFICATES REDEMPTION ON PARTNERS

    • REGIONAL UPGRADE TERMS & CONDITIONS