Delta has launched an award sale from select US cities to Alaska that you need to book by May 17, 2021.
SkyMiles members can save significantly on return trips that are origin and destination sepcific (not available from everywhere).
You can access this offer on Delta’s website here.
Here are some examples:
You should always check the paid rate and decide if the mileage value makes sense, although these examples above appear to be really reasonable.
Perhaps something that our readers in the US can use that have been planning to visit Alaska this summer.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
Offer Summary | Round-trip Award fares for travel in Basic Economy departing from select U.S. cities to Alaska. Additional fees/restrictions/baggage charge may apply. Fares shown are round-trip. Promotional pricing ends on May 17, 2021.
Restrictions | Advertised fares are based on real-time itinerary pricing available at delta.com. Fares are subject to availability and may change at any time prior to completion of ticketing.
A portion of travel for some itineraries may be on the Delta Connection® carriers: Endeavor Air, Inc., Republic Airways, and SkyWest; Delta Shuttle® carrier: Republic Airways; SkyTeam partners: Aeroflot, Aeromexico, Air Europa, Air France, Airlinair, Air One, Air One City Liner, Alitalia, BritAir, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA Czech Airlines, KLM, and Korean Airlines; or Delta codeshare partners: Aerolitoral dba Aeromexico Connect, Alitalia CityLiner dba Alitalia, CAIone Alitalia Express dba Alitalia, CAI Second, Aeromar, Brit Air dba Air France, Carpatair dba Alitalia, City Jet dba Air France, Hawaiian Airlines, Horizon Air Industries dba Horizon, KLM CityHopper, LATAM Airlines, Olympic Air, Privilege Style, Regional CAE dba Air France, Shanghai Airlines, SwiftAir, Virgin Atlantic International, Virgin Australia International, Virgin Australia Limited NZ dba Virgin Australia, VLM Airlines, and WestJet.
Maximum Stay | 30 Days
Basic Economy | The prices shown are as per passenger. Tickets are nonrefundable unless otherwise stated. Some of the prices listed may be Basic Economy fares; these fares do not include a seat assignment until after check-in, are nonrefundable, and have additional restrictions. Price is for the selected product or better. To review all the Basic Economy product details and restrictions, see Basic Economy rules.
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 visit delta.com for details. For Award tickets, changes to origin, destination, routing, date and time are permitted except for Basic Economy tickets, and the mileage difference (and any applicable taxes) for the new Award ticket will apply. Members may change or cancel Award tickets without a redeposit or change fee for travel originating from North America to anywhere in the world (including flights operated by joint venture and codeshare partners), excluding Basic Economy fares. No longer will changes and cancellations made within 72 hours of departure result in loss of miles. Mileage difference, taxes and fees apply for any changes. Changes to Pay with Miles tickets are determined by the fare rules of the ticket purchased.
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 $12 round-trip for Basic Economy travel within the U.S. Award Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or in all markets.
Baggage Charges | For travel within the United States (including Puerto Rico), $30 USD fee for 1 checked bag and $40 USD fee for second checked bag. For travel between the United States and the U.S. Virgin Islands, Central America, Caribbean, Guyana & Bermuda, $30 USD fee for 1 checked bag and $40 USD fee for second checked bag. For travel between the United States and Mexico, $30 USD fee for 1 checked bag and $55 USD fee for second checked bag. For travel between the United States and El Salvador and Ecuador, $40 USD fee for second checked bag. For travel between the United States and Panama, $30 USD fee for 1 checked bag (Basic Economy only), and $40 USD fee for second checked bag. For travel between the United States and South America (excluding Guyana & Ecuador), no fee for checked bag. For travel between United States and Europe, $100 USD or 85 EUR1 fee for second checked bag. Allowances subject to size/weight limits. For travel between United States and Asia or Australia, no fee for first or second checked bag. Allowances subject to size/weight limits. Contact a Delta agent or see Excess Baggage for details.