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Now through August 6, 2015, Delta is running a limited-time award travel sale, offering discounted SkyMiles redemptions starting at just 5,000 SkyMiles each way for select routes within the United States. This sale is valid for travel for select dates between August 6 and December 16, 2015.

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Here are some sample routes I was able to find for 5,000 miles each-way:

Cincinnati to Memphis for 5,000 SkyMiles each way:

Cincinnati to Memphis for 5,000 SkyMiles on Delta:
Cincinnati to Memphis for 5,000 SkyMiles on Delta.

Portland, Oregon to Seattle for 5,000 SkyMiles each way:

Portland to Seattle for 5,000 SkyMiles on Delta.
Portland to Seattle for 5,000 SkyMiles on Delta.

Seattle to San Francisco for 5,000 SkyMiles each way:

Seattle to San Francisco for 5,000 SkyMiles on Delta.
Seattle to San Francisco for 5,000 SkyMiles on Delta.

As a reminder, Delta is a 1:1 transfer partner of American Express Membership Rewards, the points program of premium cards like the Platinum Card and Premier Rewards Gold card, as well as the EveryDay Preferred and EveryDay cards.

Which discounted Delta awards to were you able to score? 

Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express

If you are a Delta flyer who is looking to bank some extra miles this card is a great addition for your wallet. While you'll earn 2 miles per dollar on Delta purchases and 1 mile per dollar on everything else, you'll also have access to other perks like priority boarding, a first bag checked free and 20% off in-flight purchases.

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More Things to Know
  • Earn 30,000 bonus miles after you make $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within your first 3 months and a $50 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase with your new Card within your first 3 months.
  • Earn 2 Miles per dollar spent on purchases made directly with Delta. Earn 1 mile for every dollar spent on all other eligible purchases.
  • Check your first bag free on every Delta flight - that's a savings of up to $200 per round trip for a family of four.
  • Settle in sooner with Priority Boarding.
  • Enjoy a $0 introductory annual fee for the first year, then $95.
  • Terms and Conditions apply.
  • See Rates & Fees
Intro APR on Purchases
None
Regular APR
16.24%-25.24% Variable
Annual Fee
$0 intro annual fee for the first year, then $95
Balance Transfer Fee
See Terms
Recommended Credit
Excellent Credit
Terms and restrictions apply. See rates & fees.

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