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Blue Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express

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This no annual fee credit card from Amex could be a good option for travelers who occasionally fly with Delta, earning 2X SkyMiles per eligible dollar for purchases made directly with Delta Air Lines (plus your regular member miles) and U.S. restaurants. You’ll also get a 20% discount on in-flight purchases on Delta flights and basic shopping and travel benefits.

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(Rates & Fees)

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Min. credit level: Fair
Annual Fee: $0
Regular APR: 17.24–26.24% Variable

Blue Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express

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Fair Min. credit level
$0 Annual Fee
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Highlights & Features

(Rates & Fees)


  • 2X SkyMiles per eligible dollar spent for:
    • Purchases made directly with Delta Air Lines
    • U.S. restaurants


10,000 bonus miles for spending $500 in the first 3 months after account opening

Balance Transfers

A balance transfer is a way to move credit card debt from one credit card to another with the goal of saving money on interest.

Intro Balance Transfer APR N/A
Regular Balance Transfer APR 17.24–26.24% Variable
Balance Transfer Fee Either $5 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.
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Penalty APR 29.99% Variable
Late Fee Up to $39
Returned Payment Fee Up to $39
Additional Cards Annual Fee N/A
Foreign Transaction Fee 2.7%
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Cash Advances

Borrowing cash on your credit card is a cash advance. Cash advances usually come with very high fees. Even worse, cash advances can signal to lenders that you’re being irresponsible with money.

Cash Advance APR 26.74% Variable
Cash Advance Fee Either $10 or 5% of the amount of each cash advance, whichever is greater.
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Blue Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express


  • Earn 10,000 bonus miles after spending $500 in purchases on your new Card in your first 3 months of Card Membership.
  • No Annual Fee.
  • Earn 2 miles per dollar at US restaurants.
  • Earn 2 Miles per dollar spent on purchases made directly with Delta. Earn 1 mile on every eligible dollar spent on other purchases.
  • Receive a 20% savings in the form of a statement credit after you use your Card on eligible Delta in-flight purchases of food, beverages, and audio headsets.
  • Terms Apply.
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The Blue Delta SkyMiles Credit Card is a simple offer with no annual fee (Rates & Fees), designed for travelers who occasionally fly with Delta.

Cardholders get 2X miles per dollar for Delta purchases, and at restaurants too. 1X mile is provided for every other purchase.

An introductory bonus of 10,000 miles can be earned by spending $500 in the first 3 months, quite an easy bonus to attain compared to some other cards.

You won’t get many airline perks with this card — the main feature is a 20% discount on in-flight purchases on Delta flights. Other benefits include complimentary ShopRunner membership, along with some basic shopping and travel protections.

A 2.7% foreign transaction fee is charged for purchases made in foreign currency .

The Blue Delta SkyMiles is one of seven co-branded Delta cards from American Express, including three business credit cards.