Benefits Of Using Delta Skymiles Credit Cards

If you travel frequently via Delta AirLines, its best if you grab hold of the opportunity and join Delta Skymiles. Delta Skymiles is a loyalty program of Delta Air Lines that gives loyal customers and passengers a chance to redeem points, free gifts and travel deals by earning points through its mileage program. You can also earn points by using Delta Skymiles Credit Card and patronizing other Delta Skymiles partners.

But what are the benefits of using Delta Skymiles Credit cards? Delta Skymiles credit cards can be used to gain points for the Skymiles programs by using it for Delta Air Lines transactions. There are various benefits for passengers using Delta Skymiles credit card depending on the type of credit card you decided to avail and sign up for.

There are different types of Delta Skymiles credit cards. One of these cards is the Gold, Platinum and Reserve cards. These cards offer early benefits for both the Card member and his or her companions (a maximum limit of 8 companions is entitled to enjoy the privileges of the card member owner). Some benefits of using these cards are:

  • Early boarding privileges. Card members and his or her companion(s) can enjoy priority boarding to avoid long boarding lines. It also ensures plenty of time to settle in before the scheduled time for takes off.

  • Card members and their travel companions can enjoy the “First Checked Bag Free” service of Delta Air Lines. This service is available on all Delta and Delta Connection flights. This service helps save up to $50.00 per person and even save $200.00 per family.

  • All Delta Skymiles Credit card holders can enjoy a 20% discount on food, beverages and entertainment.

  • Delta Skymiles credit card members can receive additional miles or points for every dollar spent. It can also double miles for Delta purchases which includes flights, in-flight snacks, movies and other Delta Air Line services.

  • A customer using Delta Skymiles credit card can qualify for a Medallion status even if he or she does not meet the required MQDs if he or she has earned the required Medallion Qualification Miles (MQM) or Medallion Qualification Segments (MQS) and completed an average of $25,000 purchases within the qualification year of his or her Delta Skymiles credit card account(s).

Using Delta Skymiles credit card can also help you gain and accumulate points that can be used to redeem awards and gifts such as airline tickets, business and first class upgrades and other luxury products. Points or miles earned using the Delta Skymiles credit card can also be used for shopping online or staying at a hotel.

For more information about the benefits of using a Delta Skymiles credit card, log on to the Delta Air Lines website at www.delta.com. Delta Skymiles credit card can be purchased via American Express or other International Credit Cards issued in countries such as Canada, the Asia-Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean.