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SkyMiles Loyalty Program

Delta SkyMiles Loyalty Program

Get to Know SkyMiles®

U.S. News Best Travel Loyalty Program

With SkyMiles, every trip and purchase can bring you closer to the next place on your travel wish list. Earn miles for flying and everyday activities, then use miles toward travel on any Delta Air Lines flight with no blackout dates or for rewards like upgrades, premium drinks at Delta Sky Club® and traveling with Delta Private Jets®.

Earn Miles Faster

With select Delta SkyMiles® Credit Cards, you can earn miles, check your first bag free,® enjoy Priority Boarding® and more.  Choose the card that's right for you.  Terms apply.   

Benefit Terms

Credit & Debit Cards

Earn More Miles with a SkyMiles Credit Card

With the Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express, you earn miles on every eligible purchase on the Card. Miles you can use to go see the world. With each Card, you enjoy distinct benefits.

Rewarding Loyalty

Benefits for Medallion Members

Our most-loyal Members deserve an elevated travel experience. That’s why SkyMiles Members can earn towards Medallion Status, which offers exclusive benefits and service that help you travel well. A few of the many benefits include:

Sit Up Front

Eligible for Unlimited Complimentary Upgrades to First Class and Delta Comfort+®.

Multiply Your Miles

Get more miles at each Medallion Tier.

Waived Fees

Enjoy your first checked bag free for yourself and your companions.

SkyMiles Partners

Each Day Means More Miles

SkyMiles is more than just a frequent flyer program, it is a loyalty program. With SkyMiles partners, get closer to your next adventure by earning miles with the everyday products and services you enjoy. Earn miles on dining out, overnight stays, rideshares, shopping sprees and more with the brands you love.

Ways to Earn

Program Resources

Make the Most of SkyMiles

Additional SkyMiles resources to help you get the most out of your membership.

Program Announcements

SkyMiles News & Updates

SkyMiles is constantly listening to Member feedback and making changes to improve our program. Important updates will be announced here.

August 27, 2018

A New Way To Share Your Stories About Delta Employees

As a Medallion Member, you spend a lot of time with Delta employees, and we want to recognize the employees that go above and beyond to make your travel experience exceptional.

Email your stories to with as much detail as possible so we can identify the employee who helped make your day. If you know their name that is really helpful, but also who were they? A gate agent at the JFK airport? A flight attendant on your trip from LAX to ATL? A phone representative? The more information you can share, the better.

If you have stories from the past, we’re eager to hear those too. Please send us any of the details you can remember.

Besides helping recognize employees, some of the best stories might be featured in Delta marketing! Before anything you’ve shared with us is made public, we’ll be sure to contact you via email for your permission.

And so you’re aware, is not being monitored for customer servicing issues. Please share those at to ensure issues can be addressed as quickly as possible.

Share your story

For the second year in a row, SkyMiles has been named a Best Travel Rewards Programopens in a new window by U.S. News & World Report for 2018-2019.

Our best Members deserve the best, and we look forward to continuing to elevate SkyMiles to be a leading loyalty program. 

Want to live the #SkyMilesLife? Check out our new trip planning tool to get inspired to plan your next adventure.

Medallion Members receive complimentary preferred seats on Aeromexico-operated flights. Previously, after a ticket had already been purchased, preferred seats were listed as unavailable in the seat map on or the Fly Delta app, and selecting a preferred seat required calling Aeromexico.

Starting today, if a customer has already purchased a ticket on a Delta-marketed, Aeromexico-operated flight, preferred seats will be available for purchase in the seat map on However, all customers, including Medallion Members, will be charged for preferred seats if they’re selected through Delta channels (, Fly Delta app). Medallion Members should continue to call Aeromexico (1-800-237-6639) to receive complimentary preferred seats on Aeromexico-operated flights.

Reminder: a Delta-marketed, Aeromexico-operated flight means that the flight will have “DL” as the airline code in the flight number (for example DL2368) but will be on Aeromexico aircraft.