CHOICE BENEFITS

WELCOME TO CHOICE BENEFITS — A DIAMOND AND PLATINUM MEDALLION® MEMBER EXCLUSIVE

As our most loyal Members, Diamond and Platinum Medallion® Members get to select customizable Choice Benefits that offer flexibility and options. Choice Benefits enable you to customize your benefits by what matters most to you each Medallion Year.

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CHOICE BENEFITS SELECTION DEADLINES:

2022 Medallion Year: You may select one benefit when you qualify for Platinum Medallion Status; you may select three benefits when you qualify for Diamond Medallion Status. Selection opens immediately after you earn Status, and benefits must be selected by January 31, 2023.

2023 Medallion Year: You may select one benefit when you qualify for Platinum Medallion Status; you may select three benefits when you qualify for Diamond Medallion Status. Selection opens immediately after you earn Status, and benefits must be selected by January 31, 2024.

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Last year, we announced that we extended 2021 Medallion Statusopens in a new window (as of December 31, 2021) an additional year through January 31, 2023. Diamond and Platinum Medallion Members who earned Status during the 2021 Medallion Year through the published requirements will be able to select 2022 Choice Benefits upon earning Status. Members who earn Diamond Medallion Status will be able to select a total of three (3) Choice Benefits and Members who earn Platinum Medallion Status will be able to select one (1) Choice Benefit. Members who received the extended Status and did not earn it on their own will not be eligible to select new Choice Benefits for 2022.

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DIAMOND

Upgrade Certificates

Global and Regional Upgrade Certificates have a higher priority than Medallion Complimentary Upgrade requests and must be booked and flown one year from date of issuance.

Effective February 1, 2022 all newly selected Global and Regional Upgrade Certificates will expire at the end of the Medallion Year associated with that Choice Benefit selection, regardless of when Choice Benefit was selected.

Global Upgrades: On Delta and select partner-operated flights, one-way Global Upgrade Certificates can be used for yourself and/or multiple companions on all paid, published Main Cabin, Delta Comfort+®, and Delta Premium Select fares, except on Basic Economy. They can also be used on Award Travel tickets and Miles + cash tickets on Delta-operated flights, Pay with Miles tickets, Companion Certificates and tickets booked as a part of a Delta Vacations® package.

Regional Upgrades: On Delta flights, one-way Regional Upgrade Certificates can be used for yourself and/or multiple companions on all paid, published Main Cabin and Delta Comfort+ fares, except on Basic Economy. They can also be used on Award Travel tickets and Miles + cash tickets on Delta-operated flights, Pay with Miles tickets, Companion Certificates and tickets booked as a part of a Delta Vacations® package. You can use these certificates on the same routes as Medallion Complimentary Upgrades, including all flights with First Class and the domestic Delta One experience.

Before selecting, view the guidelines for use to get the most out of your Upgrade Certificates.

4 Regional

4 Global OR 8
Regional OR 2
Global AND 4
Regional

Delta Sky Club Individual Membership

Diamond Medallion Members may choose unlimited access to Delta Sky Club locations around the globe. You can also bring up to two paid guests or spouse/domestic partner and children under 21 at the rate of $39.00 per guest per visit. 

N/A

1 Individual Membership

Delta Sky Club Executive Membership

Diamond Medallion Members may choose an Executive Membership. For Members that select this option, two guests are complimentary or a spouse/domestic partner and children under 21. You may also bring 2 additional guests for $39 per club visit, provided you and your guests are flying on Delta or its partner airlines. 


Members who qualify for 2022 Diamond Medallion Status and already have a Delta Sky Club Individual Membership valid through January 31, 2023 may use one of their Choice Benefit selections to upgrade to an Executive Membership.

Members who qualify for 2023 Diamond Medallion Status and already have a Delta Sky Club Individual Membership valid through January 31, 2024 may use one of their Choice Benefit selections to upgrade to an Executive Membership.

N/A

1 Executive Membership (Requires 2 Choice Benefits)

Delta Sky Club Guest Pass (Credit Card Access)

Members must have complimentary Delta Sky Club access via eligible credit card such as the Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card to select this option. For Members that select this option, two guests are complimentary or a spouse/domestic partner and children under 21 when traveling with the eligible Card Member. You may also bring 2 additional guests for $39 per club visit, provided you and your guests are flying on Delta or its partner airlines.

When you select the Sky Club Guest Pass as a Choice Benefit, it will terminate and replace any existing Delta Sky Club Individual Membership(s) in favor of this benefit. Some terms & conditions applyopens in a new window.

N/A

1 Delta Sky Club Guest Pass 

Bonus Miles

Add miles to your account, gift them to another SkyMiles Member or donate them to a SkyWish charity of your choice.

20,000

25,000

Delta Travel Voucher

$200 Delta Travel Voucher: valid for 12 months from the date of issuance, also applicable toward a Delta Vacations package.These are non-transferable and can only be used by the Medallion Member selecting the benefits.

1

1

Give Medallion Status

Give Medallion Status including Unlimited Complimentary Upgrades, Priority Check-In, Priority Boarding and more. Learn more about SkyMiles Medallion Benefitsopens in a new window.

Silver Medallion

Gold Medallion

CHOICE BENEFITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Upgrade Certificates
If you have an email address in your profile, you'll receive a confirmation email within 48 hours of making your Choice Benefit selections. To view your certificate numbers, visit My Profile. Please view all fare rules and restrictions of Upgrade Certificates.

Regional Upgrade 
Certificates: All unused and active Regional Upgrade Certificates that were selected between March 1, 2019 and January 31, 2022 have been extended so that they may be booked and flown by January 31, 2023. Effective February 1, 2022 all newly selected Regional Upgrade Certificates will expire at the end of the Medallion Year associated with that Choice Benefit selection.

Global Upgrade Certificates
All unused and active Global Upgrade Certificates that were selected between March 1, 2019 and January 31, 2022 have been extended so that they may be booked and flown by January 31, 2023. Effective February 1, 2022 all newly selected Regional Upgrade Certificates will expire at the end of the Medallion Year associated with that Choice Benefit selection.

Delta Sky Club Individual Membership
Members who qualify for 2022 Diamond Medallion Status may use one of their Choice Benefit selections to select a Delta Sky Club Individual Membership. You will receive an Individual Membership for the entire time between your Choice Benefits selection and the end of the 2022 Medallion Year (January 31, 2023). Membership benefit will run simultaneously for Members possessing an existing Delta Sky Club Membership.

Members who qualify for 2023 Diamond Medallion Status may use one of their Choice Benefit selections to select a Delta Sky Club Individual Membership. You will receive an Individual Membership for the entire time between your Choice Benefits selection and the end of the 2023 Medallion Year (January 31, 2024). Membership benefit will run simultaneously for Members possessing an existing Delta Sky Club Membership.

Delta Sky Club Executive Membership
Members who qualify for 2022 Diamond Medallion Status may use two of their Choice Benefit selections for a Delta Sky Club Executive Membership. You will receive an Executive Membership for the amount of time between your Choice Benefits selection and the end of the 2022 Medallion Year (January 31, 2023). The membership benefit will run simultaneously for Members possessing an existing Delta Sky Club Membership.

Members who qualify for 2022 Diamond Medallion Status and already have a Delta Sky Club Individual Membership valid through January 31, 2023 may use one of their Choice Benefit selections to upgrade to an Executive Membership.

Members who qualify for 2023 Diamond Medallion Status may use two of their Choice Benefit selections for a Delta Sky Club Executive Membership. You will receive an Executive Membership for the amount of time between your Choice Benefits selection and the end of the 2023 Medallion Year (January 31, 2024). The membership benefit will run simultaneously for Members possessing an existing Delta Sky Club Membership.

Members who qualify for 2023 Diamond Medallion Status and already have a Delta Sky Club Individual Membership valid through January 31, 2024 may use one of their Choice Benefit selections to upgrade to an Executive Membership.

Delta Sky Club Guest Pass
Members who qualify for 2022 Diamond Medallion Status who have complimentary Delta Sky Club access via an eligible credit card — such as the Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card — may select a Delta Sky Club Guest Pass to receive unlimited Delta Sky Club access for up to two (2) guests or spouse/domestic partner and children under 21 per visit when traveling with the Card Member. You will receive a Delta Sky Club Guest Pass from the amount of time between your Choice Benefits selection and the end of the 2022 Medallion Year (January 31, 2023).

Members who qualify for 2023 Diamond Medallion Status who have complimentary Delta Sky Club access via an eligible credit card — such as the Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card — may select a Delta Sky Club Guest Pass to receive unlimited Delta Sky Club access for up to two (2) guests or spouse/domestic partner and children under 21 per visit when traveling with the Card Member. You will receive a Delta Sky Club Guest Pass from the amount of time between your Choice Benefits selection and the end of the 2023 Medallion Year (January 31, 2024).

Members who do not have an eligible credit card that grants complimentary access to Delta Sky Club are not eligible for a Delta Sky Club Guest Pass and should instead choose an Executive Membership.

All Diamond Medallion Members who currently have an existing Delta Sky Club membership and already have access with a credit card will have the option to override your existing Delta Sky Club Individual Membership by replacing it with the Delta Sky Club Guest Pass. Please note that by selecting the new Guest Pass benefit, your existing Delta Sky Club Individual Membership will be cancelled, and you will not be eligible for a refund for any remaining months on your existing Delta Sky Club membership. To view your current membership end date, visit the Delta Sky Club membership section in My SkyMiles.

The eligible credit card must be used to physically access Delta Sky Club during any visit in which the Guest Pass is being used. If the Member’s Delta Sky Club access is terminated, the Member will no longer be able to use the Delta Sky Club Guest Pass.

Travel Voucher
Delta Travel Vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date of issuance. If you have an email address in your profile, within 48 hours, you will be sent an email containing redemption details of your voucher including all of the terms and conditions for Delta Travel Voucher use. If you do not have an email on file, you can view your certificate number in My Profile at delta.com under Certificates, eCredits and Vouchers. The Delta eCerts Credit Voucher may only be applied toward the Delta air portion of a Delta Vacations package. View Terms and Conditions of $200 Delta Travel Vouchers.

Gifting Gold or Silver Medallion Status
Gifted Medallion Status can only be gifted to a recipient who currently has no Medallion Status or Status below the gifted Tier. Gifted Medallion Status will be effective within 48 hours of selection and digital Medallion credentials can be found in the Fly Delta app. For selections made for 2022 Choice Benefits, recipient status is valid through January 31, 2023; for selections made for 2023 Choice Benefits, recipient status is valid through January 31, 2024.


Additional Terms & Conditions

Members who reach Diamond or Platinum Medallion Status are immediately eligible to select Choice Benefits. Centurion Card Members who are awarded complimentary Platinum Medallion Status must fly a minimum of eight Medallion Qualification Segments (MQSs) after Status is awarded to be eligible for Choice Benefits. Eligibility for Choice Benefits is based upon a Status change to Diamond or Platinum Medallion within a given Status year. Members who qualify for 2023 Status in 2022 will only be eligible for 2023 Choice Benefits. Choice Benefit selections for 2022 Status need to be made by January 31, 2023; selections for 2023 Status need to be made by January 31, 2024. Once redeemed, Choice Benefits cannot be exchanged or replaced. Diamond Medallion Members may only select Upgrade Certificates or Delta Sky Club access once for their 2022 or 2023 Medallion Year selections; all other benefits can be selected more than once. Diamond Medallion Members may choose the same benefit as their Platinum selection and their Diamond selection.

Medallion Complimentary Upgrades are subject to availability and may not be available on all flights or in all markets. For full terms and conditions, visit Medallion Benefits Terms and Conditions. Taxes (and if applicable, fees) for Award Travel are the responsibility of the passenger and must be paid at the time the ticket is booked. Award seats may be limited and not available on all Delta Connection flights. Offers and benefits subject to change without notice.

All SkyMiles Program rules apply to SkyMiles Program membership, miles, offers, mile accrual, mile redemption and travel benefits. To review the rules, please visit Membership Guide & Program Rules. All Delta Sky Club rules apply to Delta Sky Club use. To review the rules, please visit Delta Sky Club. Offers and benefits subject to change without notice.