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Delta Skymiles    Delta Skymiles

Details for Delta Skymiles

The SkyMiles program is the frequent flyer program of Delta Airlines.
Validity:Miles do not expire.
Transferable:Yes. Up to 150,000 miles can be transfered per year. There are fees for transfering miles.
Alliance Member:Delta Air Lines is a member of Skyteam.

Membership Levels

There are several Membership Levels with different opportunities: General Membership, Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond Medallion Member. To reach a higher level of membership you need to collect Medallion Qualification Miles (MQM).
LevelBenefitsActivity needed
Silver Medallion- You receive unlimited complimentary upgrades, subject to availability, on most published fares when traveling within/between the United States (excluding Hawaii), Canada, the Caribbean, Bermuda, and Mexico.
- Priority Boarding.
- Preferred Seating.
- Priority Waitlist.
- Special Member Services Desk.
- 25% Mileage Bonus.
- Skyteam Elite Privileges.
- Waived Baggage Fees.
25,000 Medallion Qualification Miles in one calender year.
Gold Medallion- 100% Mileage Bonus.
- Frequent Traveler Security Line Access (where available)
- Same-day Confirmed Fee Waiver.
- Same-day Airport Standby Option.
50,000 MQM per calender year.
Platinum Medallion- 100% Mileage Bonus.
- Skyteam Elite Plus Privileges.
- You receive Platinum Medallion Systemwide Upgrade Certificates.
- Access to International Airport Lounges (Crown Room Club and Skyteam Lounges), regardless of the class of service you are traveling in.
- Priority Baggage Handling.
75,000 MQM per calender year.
Diamond Medallion- 125% Mileage Bonus.125,000 MQM per calender year.

News & Offers for earning and redeeming miles with Delta Skymiles

22. Nov. 10Double miles with Alitalia
  Earn double miles on selected flights between the US and Europe with Alitalia. more
16. Sep. 05Delta is now also under Chapter 11
  On September 14th, Delta Airlines filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Together with Northwest Airlines, four of the seven biggest airlines of the US are flying under Chapter 11. more
12. May. 05New Partner: Millennium and Copthorne Hotels
  Effective immediately, SkyMiles members can earn 5 miles for every $1 spent on room rates for qualifying stays at Millennium & Copthorne hotels.
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Earn miles

 AirlineBonus / Malus for travelling in:
PartnersMileage CalculationDiscounted EconomyBusiness ClassFirst Class
Aeroflot1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Aeromexico1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Air Europa1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Air France1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%+50%
Alaska Air1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Alitalia1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
China Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-20%+25%+50%
China Eastern Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-70%+30%+50%
China Southern1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-60%+50%+50%
CSA Czech Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Delta Air Lines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%+50%
Delta Connection1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Delta Shuttle1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Hawaiian Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Jet Airways1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%+100%
Kenya Airways1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Kingfisher Air1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
KLM1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
Korean Air1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+25%+50%
Malaysia Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)+50%
V Australia1 Miles per flown Mile (minimum 500 Miles)-75%+50%
Vietnam Airlines1 Miles per flown Mile-25%+25%
 Hotel
PartnersMileage Calculation
aloft Hotels2 Miles per spend 1 USD
AmeriSuites300 Miles per stay
Andaz Hotel500 Miles per stay
Ascent Collecion250 Miles per stay
Baymont Inns and Suites2 Miles per spend 1 USD
Best Western International250 Miles per stay
Cambria Suites250 Miles per stay
Candlewood Suites1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Châteaux & Hôtels de France500 Miles per stay
Clarion250 Miles per stay
Comfort Inn250 Miles per stay
Comfort Suites250 Miles per stay
Concorde Hotels500 Miles per stay
Conrad International Hotels1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Country Inns & Suites250 Miles per stay
Courtyard by Marriott1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Days Inn2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Doubletree Hotels1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Eaton Hotels500 Miles per day
up to 1,500 miles
Econo Lodge250 Miles per stay
Element Hotel2 Miles per spend 1 USD
Embassy Suites Hotels1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Fairfield Inn by Marriott1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Four Points by Sheraton2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Hampton Inn1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Hawthorn Suites500 Miles per stay
Hilton Garden Inn1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Hilton Hotels1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Holiday Inn Express2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Homewood Suites by Hilton1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Hotel Indigo2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Howard Johnson2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts500 Miles per stay
Inter-Continental Hotels & Ressorts500 Miles per stay
Jumeirah International Hotels1 Miles per spend 1 US$
JW Marriott2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Knights Inn2 Miles per spend 1 US$
La Quinta250 Miles per stay
Langham Hotels International500 Miles per day
up to 1,500 miles per stay
Langham Place500 Miles per day
up to 1,500 miles
Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Mainstay Suites250 Miles per stay
Maritim Hotels1000 Miles per stay
Marriott Hotels2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Me by Melia500 Miles per stay
Melia Hotels500 Miles per stay
Mercure Hotels250 Miles per stay
MGallery Hotels500 Miles per stay
Microtel Inns & Suites2 Miles per spend 1 USD
Millennium Hotels500 Miles per stay
New Otani Hotels500 Miles per stay
Nikko Hotels International500 Miles per stay
Novotel250 Miles per stay
Okura Hotels and Resorts300 Miles per stay
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts500 Miles per stay
Paradisus Hotels500 Miles per stay
Park Hyatt Hotels500 Miles per stay
Park Inn250 Miles per stay
Park Plaza International500 Miles per stay
Parkroyal Hotels & Resorts500 Miles per stay
Pullman Hotels and Resorts500 Miles per stay
Quality Inn and Suites250 Miles per stay
Radisson Hotels & Resorts500 Miles per stay
Raffles International Hotel & Resorts500 Miles per day
Ramada International Hotels & Resorts2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Red Roof Inns2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Renaissance Hotels, Resorts & Suites2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Residence Inn by Mariott1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Rodeway Inn250 Miles per stay
Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts500 Miles per stay
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Sleep Inn250 Miles per stay
Sofitel500 Miles per stay
Sol Melia Group250 Miles per stay
Springhill Suites by Mariott1 Miles per spend 1 US$
St. Regis2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Staybridge Suites by Holiday Inn1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Suburban Extended Stay Hotel250 Miles per stay
Summerfield Suites300 Miles per stay
Super 8 Motel2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Swissotel500 Miles per stay
Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces500 Miles per stay
The Leading Hotels of the World3000 Miles per stay
only when reserved online
The Luxury Collection2 Miles per spend 1 US$
The Waldorf-Astoria Collection500 Miles per stay
Towneplace Suites by Mariott1 Miles per spend 1 US$
Travelodge2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Tryp Hotels250 Miles per stay
W Hotels2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Westin Hotels & Resorts2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Wingate Inns2 Miles per spend 1 US$
Worldhotels500 Miles per stay
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts500 Miles per stay
 Car rental
PartnersMileage Calculation
Alamo50 Miles per day
up to 500 Miles
Avis50 Miles per day
500 miles for rentals of 5 or more days
Budget Car and Truck Rental50 Miles per day
Europcar60 Miles per day
Hertz Car Rental500 Miles per rental
50 miles per day on rentals of 1 to 4 days
National Car Rental50 Miles per day
Sixt500 Miles per rental
Thrifty Car Rental50 Miles per day

Transfer Miles

Transfer from ... to Delta SkymilesRatio
Accor A|Club4000 A|Points = 2000 Miles
Amex Membership Rewards (Classic)3 Membership Rewards Points = 2 Miles
Amex Membership Rewards (US)1000 Membership Rewards Points = 1000 Miles
Hertz #1 Awards600 #1 Awards Point = 500 Miles
Hilton HHonors10000 HH Points = 1000 Miles
Hyatt Gold Passport2.5 Points = 1 Miles
Marriott Rewards10000 Points = 2000 Miles
Priority Club10000 Points = 2000 Miles
Radisson Gold Rewards8 Gold Points = 1 Miles
Red Roof Inn RediCard6000 Points = 1000 Miles
Starwood Starpoints1 Starpoints = 1 Miles


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