Delta Air Lines
Find out more about our partnership with Delta Air Lines.
What started as a humble, little aerial crop dusting operation called Huff Daland Dusters in 1924 has now grown into one of the world’s largest global airlines, helping more than 160 million travelers get to the places they want to go to each year.
Delta and the Delta Connection® carriers offer service to 318 destinations in 59 countries on six continents. Delta is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and, including its worldwide alliance partners, offers customers more than 13,000 daily flights to 587 destinations in 119 countries.
First Class* - 150% of miles flown
Business Class - 200% of miles flown
Discounted Business Class - 150% of miles flown
Economy Class - 100% of miles flown
* Domestic Services
Flying Club Silver members will receive 50% bonus of the base flown miles
Flying Club Gold members will receive 100% bonus of the base flown miles plus more benefits
If you're a member of one of our partner airlines' frequent flyer programmes, please note that you can only earn miles in one scheme for any particular flight.
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More information on earning tier points with our partner airlines
|Return rewards:||Economy Class mileage*||Business/First Class mileage*|
|From UK -USA (Heathrow-Atlanta, New York, Boston, Detroit, Minneaplois & Manchester-Atlanta)||40,000||90,000|
|Within Continental USA, Alaska & Canada||25,000||45,000|
|From USA to Hawaii||40,000||75,000|
|From USA to Caribbean, Mexico & Central America||35,000||60,000|
|From USA to South America||45,000||90,000|
|From USA to Africa, Middle East & Asia||80,000||120,000|
|From USA to South West Pacific||100,000||150,000|
|Within Northern Asia||25,000||45,000|
|From Northern Asia to Hawaii||40,000||70,000|
|From South East Asia/Thailand & Singapore to Northern Asia
* Or equivalent class
To earn miles on Delta:
Book your Delta flights directly on +44 871 22 11 222 and remember to quote your Flying Club membership number.
Please show your Flying Club membership card at check in.
When claiming miles please keep all copies of your original tickets/e-tickets and boarding passes until the correct amount of miles appear on your account. If the miles do not show on your account within six weeks, complete a claim missing miles form.
Please note: you must be logged in to your Flying Club account to view the Claim Missing Miles form.
To spend miles on Delta:
Please contact the Virgin Atlantic Flying Club team to check availability and mileage required.
Miles may only be earned on flights operated by Delta. Miles earned retrospectively can only be claimed for up to 6 months after the date of travel. Miles will be issued to Flying Club members when travelling in the following qualifying international classes:
First Class: F
Discounted First Class: P, A, G
Business Class: J, C
Discounted Business Class: D, I, Z,
Economy: Y, B, M, S, H, Q, K, L, U, T, X, V, E
Tier Bonus - Flying Club Gold members will receive 100% of the base flown miles
Tier Bonus - Flying Club Silver members will receive 50% of the base flown miles
Miles will also be earned when travelling on Virgin Atlantic Codeshare flights operated by Delta Air Lines.
But will not be earned when travelling on a carrier other than Delta or Virgin Atlantic.
All mileage is for a return ticket excluding passenger taxes, duties, fee, charges and surcharges.
All reward flights on Delta Air Lines are subject to availability. Blackout dates may apply and certain routes may not be available.
Redemptions can only be made on Delta Air Line operated flights including Delta Connection® services.
Rewards cannot be booked on a Delta marketed flights operated by another carrier.
No one way rewards permitted.