Round Trip Fly to South America From 36,000 Miles

Round Trip Fly to South America From 36,000 Miles

Delta’s member can use their miles to travel for cheap to South America. Delta’s promoting travel to various South American destinations from 36,000 SkyMiles round-trip.

In order to take advantage of these reduced award rates, you must book by 11:59pm ET on March 14, 2018, and travel between August 15 and October 31, 2018.

The reduced fares are only for main cabin and Comfort+ travel on select Delta-operated flights between the continental US 48 and South America.

Note that you’ll also need to pay the taxes and fees on these award tickets, which can be pricey, and there is a Saturday night stay required.

The following destinations as eligible for the reduced rates:

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

Detroit to Cartagena for 36,000 SkyMiles + $86 round-trip:

Atlanta to Bogotá for 36,000 SkyMiles + $75 round-trip:


New York to Buenos Aires for 48,000 SkyMiles + $97 round-trip:Miami to Quito for 44,000 SkyMiles + $101 round-trip:

Key points:

Delta doesn’t publish an award chart, so there’s no telling just exactly how discounted these award sale fares are.

If you want to take a trip to to the South America and have the SkyMiles to spend, this could be a good deal.

If you don’t have enough SkyMiles in your account, consider signing up for one of the Delta SkyMiles credit cards from American Express to ensure you’re able to take advantage of an offer like this next time one pops up.

Such as the Gold Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express with

  • A sign-up bonus of 50,000 SkyMiles after you spend $2,000 in the first three months
  • A $50 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase with your card within the first three months
  • An additional 10,000 bonus miles after spending an additional $1,000 in the first 6 months
  • Earn 2 miles per dollar on Delta purchases
  • Earn 1 mile per dollar on everything else


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