Pay with Miles gives ultimate freedom and flexibility. Exclusively for Delta SkyMiles Credit Card Members, Pay with Miles lets you choose when and how you want to use your miles. In addition to saving up for Award Tickets, you can redeem your miles towards all or part of the price of your Delta tickets. Pay With Miles And Save Now
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There is no fee for using your Pay with Miles benefit. Pay with Miles redemptions are flexible based on the price of the ticket.
For fares less than $100:
For fares equal to or greater than $100 and less than $250:
For fares equal to or greater than $250 and total fares less than $1,000:
For total fares equal to or greater than $1,000:
If you choose to pay for a fare with both miles and a credit card, you must use an eligible Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express.
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As long as you have sufficient miles in your account, there is no limit on the number of times you can use your Pay with Miles benefit—use it as often as you like.
There is no cap on the number of miles you can use. If you have enough miles, you can pay for your whole itinerary using miles.
You may use Pay with Miles to book someone else's ticket.
You can use Pay with Miles for multiple tickets—you just need to have 10,000 miles per passenger available and they must be on the same itinerary.
If you do not have the minimum 10,000 miles per passenger available in your account, you will not see Pay with Miles as an option to purchase your ticket after selecting your flights
Program is limited to Basic (not Additional) Gold and Platinum Delta SkyMiles and Delta Reserve Credit Card Members, as well as to Gold and Platinum Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Card Members and Delta Reserve for Business Credit Card Members. New Card Members and Card Members upgrading from another Delta SkyMiles Credit Card product with a U.S. point of sale address in their SkyMiles account are eligible to use Pay with Miles upon receipt of their new Card. Eligible only on Delta and Delta Connection® carrier flights booked at delta.com under the DL code. Flight will be marked as Pay with Miles eligible. Minimum 10,000 miles for redemption. Pay with Miles tickets booked in Economy Class are not eligible for mileage accrual, Medallion Qualification Segments, or Medallion Qualification Miles. Pay with Miles tickets booked in First or Business Class are eligible for mileage accrual, Medallion Qualification Segments, and Medallion Qualification Miles. Pay with Miles tickets are not eligible for Best Fare Guarantee and are not combinable with any other forms of mileage redemption. Medallion Complimentary Upgrades on Pay with Miles tickets is limited to Diamond, Platinum, and Gold Medallion passengers and are subject to availability and may not be eligible on all flights. Refundable fares paid for fully or partially with miles will be refunded in accordance with the Pay with Miles terms and conditions. Redemption requirements may differ based on fare. For terms, conditions, and restrictions, visit delta.com/paywithmiles. All SkyMiles program rules apply. To review the rules, visit delta.com/memberguide.
Available only on original tickets booked at delta.com. All flights in the itinerary must be eligible in order to use Pay with Miles option. The amount of miles that can be used on a Pay with Miles redemption are based on the SkyMiles member's account balance. When redeeming miles to pay for the total fare, the number of miles required will be rounded up to the nearest 5,000 or 10,000 mile increment, as applicable, and no cash will be paid to or credited to the Member and no miles will be credited back to the Member's SkyMiles Account due to minimum mile redemption requirements and minimum mile redemption increments. Not combinable with certificates, eCredits, vouchers, or with any other discounts. Tickets purchased with full or partial Pay with Miles redemptions are not eligible for mileage upgrades or Platinum Systemwide Upgrade Certificates. Pay with Miles tickets booked in Economy Class are not eligible for mileage accrual, Medallion Qualification Segments, or Medallion Qualification Miles. Pay with Miles tickets booked in First or Business Class are eligible for mileage accrual, Medallion Qualification Segments, and Medallion Qualification Miles. Pay with Miles tickets are not eligible for Best Fare Guarantee and are not combinable with any other forms of mileage redemption.
Medallion Complimentary Upgrades on Pay with Miles tickets is limited to Diamond, Platinum and Gold Medallion passengers and may not be eligible on all flights.
No blackouts means that Pay with Miles can be used for any eligible flight available at delta.com on any day of the year. No inventory restriction means that Pay with Miles can be used for any open seat on any eligible domestic or international flight available at delta.com.
Taxes and fees payable with Pay with Miles include only U.S. excise and departure/arrival taxes, airport charges, segment fees, the September 11th Security Fee, and international taxes and fees normally included in the fare. Change fees and other fees are not eligible to be paid with the Pay with Miles benefit.
Except for tickets refunded under Delta's Risk Free Cancellation policy, miles redeemed with Pay with Miles cannot be re-deposited in the member's SkyMiles Account — even for fully refundable fares. In the event of a ticket being reissued, any residual dollar value between the original price of the ticket purchased using full or partial Pay with Miles and the reissued ticket price, can only be returned as a nonrefundable e-credit valid for future transportation. E-credit will be valid for 1 year from original Pay with Miles ticket issue date. Residual e-credit value will follow current Delta e-Credit rules and will not be applicable on non-transportation fees. Pay with Miles unused tickets can be used as an e-Credit when it is a primary exchange document. All Pay with Miles terms and conditions will apply to any ticket purchased using an unused Pay with Miles ticket.
In the event of a refund (including fully refundable fares), only the paid portion of a refundable fare will be credited back to the credit card, the Pay with Miles portion of the fare will be returned as non-refundable credit equivalent to the dollar value of the portion of the ticket redeemed with Pay with Miles. Credit may be used to purchase future travel and Pay with Miles terms and conditions will not apply to such tickets.
In the event of a valid ticket cancellation under Delta's Risk Free Cancellation policy, Pay with Miles portion of the fare will be redeposited into the member's SkyMiles account and the paid portion of the fare will be credited back to the credit card.
Any miles you use will be automatically and permanently deducted from your SkyMiles account at the time of the redemption. Except for mileage accrual, upgrades, and form of refund for refundable fares, all other fare rules for the ticket purchased apply. All SkyMiles program rules apply. To review the rules, please visit Program Rules & Conditions.