Domestic Flash Sale: Fall Flights on Delta from 10K SkyMiles!
Need to book a getaway to get out before winter comes barging in? You won’t need many SkyMiles to do it.
Delta is back with another SkyMiles flash sale, advertising rates for round-trip domestic flights nationwide as low as 10,000 SkyMiles. But we’re finding even better deals than what Delta is listing, so keep reading!
All of these award fares book into main cabin economy, so you can pick a seat for free, change the flights for a fee, or get an upgrade. If you’re OK flying basic economy, you can often drop the price by a few thousand SkyMiles.
You’ll start seeing deals from October all the way through the fall and beyond And there are tons of routes, so be sure to search for some destinations from your home airport to see what’s available!
Here’s a small taste of what you can book:
- Boston (BOS) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) for 10,000 SkyMiles
- Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP) to Boston (BOS) for 12,000 SkyMiles
- Seattle (SEA) to Phoenix (PHX) for 10,000 SkyMiles
- Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP) to Las Vegas (LAS) for 14,000 SkyMiles
- New York City-JFK (JFK) to Denver (DEN) for 13,000 SkyMiles
- Chicago-O’Hare (ORD) to Seattle (SEA) for 15,000 SkyMiles
- Boston (BOS) to Seattle (SEA) for 16,000 SkyMiles
- New York City-JFK (JFK) to Austin (AUS) for 14,000 SkyMiles
And much more. Be sure to search for your own deals!
Thrifty Tip #1: You can score an even better deal if you’re willing to fly Delta basic economy. For example, that 12,000-SkyMile flight from Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP) to Boston (BOS) drops to just 9,000 SkyMiles round trip with basic economy.
Thrifty Tip #2: When booking with SkyMiles, make sure to select “Calendar View” and “5 weeks” to maximize the dates viewable.
Delta Domestic SkyMiles Flash Sale Availability
- Travel from September through November (and beyond), depending on your destination
- To book these fares, head to Delta.com and start searching!
These flash sales are one of the best ways to use your Delta SkyMiles. And this latest flash sale has some pretty great deals to travel almost anywhere within the U.S. You just have to find them.
For example, it’s not hard to fly from New York City (JFK) all the way out to Denver (DEN) and back for just 13,000 SkyMiles.
Look at how easy it is to snag nonstop flights from Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP) to Nashville (BNA) for just 16,000 SkyMiles round-trip in October!
If you’re willing to fly basic economy – giving up seat selection and some other perks – you can get some of these deals for even fewer SkyMiles. Delta has started to expand basic economy to more and more award flights nationwide, though it’s still not available on every route. And while that’s generally bad news, it could save you some SkyMiles if that’s worth it to you.
Delta SkyMiles get a bad rap, but these sales are a big part of the reason why we think they can be insanely valuable. And the fact that you can book a fall trip for as low as 10,000 SkyMiles round trip just underscores that fact. Flash sales like these are the best ways to use your SkyMiles.
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