As a frequent flyer I’m often asked, “How can I earn miles to enable me to fly for free.” Here is a recap for earning miles with Delta SkyMiles:
- Join Delta’s Frequent Flyer Program which is SkyMiles. It’s for free.
- Go to Delta.com
- Click on SkyMiles (a drop down menu will appear)
- Now click on How to Earn Miles
To earn miles on flights and travels:
- Make sure you enter your SkyMiles membership number in your reservation.
- You will receive 5 miles for every $1 spent on your Delta flight ticket. ( marketed flights)
- Only the member who is flying will receive the flight miles.
- When you achieve Medallion Status you could earn up to 11 miles per $1 spent
To earn miles with a Delta SkyMiles Credit Card:
- You can earn 2 miles per dollar spent when purchasing a Delta ticket
- You can earn 1 mile per eligible dollar spent on your everyday purchases
- You have no cap on the amount of miles you can earn.
To earn miles with SkyMiles partners:
- You can earn miles with LYFT
- You can earn miles with AIRBNB
- You can earn miles with Delta Hotel Partners
- You can earn miles with car rentals
- You can earn miles Shopping and Dining
You don’t have to fly a lot to earn these valuable miles. Please sign up for all the airline frequent flier programs and start earning your miles to your next destination!