As far as airline rewards credit cards go, the American Express Delta lineup is about as good as it gets. For Delta loyalists the Amex Delta Gold, Platinum, and Reserve cards have historically offered perks like priority boarding, access to Delta lounges, and free checked bags, along with a solid welcome offer. Now, American Express is offering new limited time welcome offers for each card through 4/1/2020, allowing cardholders to maximize their mile earnings.
Limited Time Offers
The will now give new cardholders a chance to earn extra miles. This also comes with a
Cardholders will now also earn additional rewards.
The general consensus is that skymiles are worth 1.61 cents apiece, making this intro offer worth over $1,000. With a year free of an annual fee, this is an incredible value, especially when you factor in other perks, including a $100 Delta Flight credit, first checked bag free, and main cabin 1 priority boarding.
The is the next tier up in the American Express Delta portfolio, and also has a new limited time offer.
Other perks include your first checked bag for free, main cabin 1 priority boarding, and a companion certificate upon renewal. The downside is an increase in the annual fee, which is now at .
American Express’ top tier Delta card, the has a new limited time offer as well.
A downgrade is the new higher annual fee of , but the new earnings potential could make this a worthwhile venture for Delta enthusiasts.