Low Fare with Restrictions
Save with Basic Economy, but please remember refunds and upgrades are not available at any time, and changes are not available for travel that begins after December 31, 2021. Basic Economy is best for those traveling by themselves with firm travel plans. Be sure to familiarize yourself with the restrictions so you know if Basic Economy is right for you.
Keep in Mind, Basic Economy is Just the Basics
With Basic Economy, you'll enjoy:
- A Main Cabin seat
- Delta’s signature service
- Complimentary snacks and non-alcoholic beverages like Starbucks® coffee, tea, juice, sodas or water
- Connect to Delta Wi-Fi to book, change, or check the status of your flight on delta.com
- Complimentary access to in-flight messaging as well as hours of movies, shows and more on Delta Studio®
With Basic Economy, you’ll experience:
- No seat(s) assigned until after check-in, not together
- No changes allowed*
- Cancelable for partial eCredit (cancellation charge applies)**
- Last to board & not eligible for upgrades
- No miles earned; no credit toward SkyMiles Medallion Status***
Know the Details on Basic Economy
*Ticket changes or refunds not allowed after the Risk-Free Cancellation period.
**Excludes tickets issued for travel originating in Mexico, which cannot be canceled or changed. For tickets issued for travel originating in Korea, tickets will be refunded to original form of payment after deducting the cancellation charge. For tickets issued for travel originating in Europe, the cancellation charge is €150. For tickets issued for travel originating in Africa, Middle East and India, the cancellation charge is $199. However, Delta has extended its 2021 Basic Economy Changeability Waiver in these select markets for travel until January 31, 2022, so that affected customers may change or cancel their flight without incurring a cancellation charge.
***Not eligible for MQM, MQS or MQD earn, paid or complimentary access or upgrades to premium seats, including to Delta Comfort+® or Preferred Seats; and no paid access to Priority Boarding.