Delta SkyMiles March Award Sale: South America Starting At 36,000 Miles Return August 15 – October 31, 2018 (Book By March 14)

Delta Air Lines has launched their latest SkyMiles award flash sale this time to select destinations in South America.

Delta SkyMiles March Award Flash Sale

Members can fly to these destinations starting at 36,000 miles in return between August 15 – October 31, 2018. The ticket must be issued by March 14.

You can access this offer on Delta’s website here.

Here are the eligible destinations in South America:

  • Santiago, Chile (SCL)
  • Quito, Ecuador (UIO)
  • Lima, Peru (LIM)
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina (EZE)
  • Bogotá, Colombia (BOG)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (GIG)
  • São Paulo, Brazil (GRU)
  • Cartagena, Colombia (CTG)


Could perhaps make sense for some as long as the paid rates are high. This is late winter in the Southern South America and perhaps not the best time to visit.

Here are the terms and conditions of this award sale:

Sale Award Tickets to select destinations between the contiguous 48 United States and South America (Bogotá, Colombia; Quito, Ecuador (UIO); Lima, Peru (LIM); Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (GIG); São Paulo, Brazil (GRU); Buenos Aires, Argentina (EZE); Cartagena, Colombia (CTG) and Santiago, Chile (SCL)). Award levels shown are round-trip, round-trip purchase required.

Some routes may include one or more segments operated with single cabin aircraft featuring Main Cabin service in place of Delta Comfort+®. Please check the itinerary for details and class of service.

Tickets | Tickets must be purchased no later than March 14, 2018 at

Travel Period | Travel may begin on or after August 15, 2018 and all travel must be completed by October 31, 2018.

Availability | Promotional pricing currently not available on the following dates:
All Markets: NA

Award Travel | Award Travel is subject to government-imposed taxes and fees and carrier-imposed charges, which are the responsibility of the passenger and must be paid at the time the ticket is booked. Taxes/fees/carrier-imposed charges depend upon the itinerary, and will be between $50-100 round-trip for Main Cabin and Comfort+ travel between the contiguous 48 United States to South America (DL-operated). Award Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or in all markets.

Minimum Stay | Saturday Stay Required

Cancellations/Refunds/Changes | Tickets are nonrefundable except in accordance with Delta’s cancellation policy. Fees may apply for downgrades/reissues and itinerary changes. Contact a Delta agent or see Award Travel Rules for details. Award Ticket changes must be made at least 72 hours prior to the departure time of the flight being changed. Award Tickets booked within 72 hours of departure are nonrefundable and cannot be redeposited or reissued unless prohibited by local law or within the risk-free cancellation period. No changes will be permitted to the originating flight of Award Tickets booked within 72 hours, however changes to the return are permitted if the return flight is not within 72 hours and the change is made at least 72 hours prior to flight departure.  Fees apply for any changes. Taxes and fees will apply. Voluntary changes to Award Tickets after promotion has ended may result in an increase in mileage costs.

SkyMiles | All SkyMiles program rules apply to SkyMiles program membership, miles, offers, mile accrual, mile redemption and travel benefits. To review the rules, see  Membership Guide & Program Rules.

Taxes |Taxes shown are based on nonstop flights and accurate as of February 23, 2018. Changes in currency exchange rates or government-imposed fees may cause taxes to fluctuate.

Baggage Charges | For travel between United States and South America no fee for first and second checked bags. Allowances are subject to size/weight limits. Contact a Delta agent or see Excess Baggage for details.

Miscellaneous | Redemption amounts, fees, rules, and offers are subject to change without notice. Other restrictions may apply.