Delta SkyMiles® Blue Card review

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Interest Rate: Purchases
15.74% ‐ 24.74% (Variable)
Balance Transfer
15.74% ‐ 24.74% (Variable)
1 - 2 Miles
Signup Bonus
10000 miles (after spending $500)

Informr score
The Delta SkyMiles® Blue Card currently has an Informr score of 8.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 22 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Am I eligible?

Delta SkyMiles® Blue Card is typically available to those with good credit scores (650 or greater).
To get this card, you must also:
Yes Be a permanent or temporary resident of USA

Note: This information is only intended as a guide. The final decision is up to the bank and your application could still be rejected even if you can answer 'Yes' to all the minimum criteria above. Always consider your options and your financial situation before you apply for a credit card.

What the Critics Are Saying...

The Simple Dollar

A perfect choice for frequent flyers who want to try out an airline credit card. The required purchases you need to earn the generous welcome bonus are quite low, and having no annual fee makes the card even more appealing. If you favor traveling with Delta and eating at restaurants, this credit car...

- Stephen Altrogge, The Simple Dollar
One Mile at a Time

I appreciate that American Express and Delta offer a no annual fee option with the Delta Blue Amex. For someone absolutely committed to getting a Delta Amex Card and not paying an annual fee, this is the best/only option. The card has no foreign transaction fees, offers 2x miles on dining, and gives...

- Ben, One Mile at a Time

For the occasional Delta flyer who wants to earn miles while dining out without paying an annual fee, the Delta SkyMiles® Blue American Express Card may be a good choice. The changes to the earning rate of the other Delta cards however, make leave this card a little less valuable for pure earning po...

- Kliment Dukovski, Finder
Hustler MoneyBlog

In our opinion, the Delta SkyMiles® Blue American Express Card is the ideal card for those who frequently fly with Delta or those who enjoy a great sign up bonus, nice rewards, and no annual fee. With an opportunity to earn bonus miles with the welcome offer and up to 2 miles per dollar spent, the D...

- Duc Nguyen, Hustler MoneyBlog
Bank Deal Guy

If you’re looking for a rewards card that puts the customer first, consider the Delta SkyMiles® Blue American Express Card.  Delta customer benefit directly from any and all purchases made through the SkyMiles MarketPlace and overall, it is just a travel worthy card to have. Those who travel often w...

- Anthony Nguyen, Bank Deal Guy


Interest Rates
Regular APR Interest Rate 15.74% ‐ 24.74% (Variable)

This APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.

Balance Transfer Interest Rate 15.74% ‐ 24.74% (Variable)

This APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.

Cash Advance Interest Rate 25.24% (Variable)

This APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.

Rates & Fees
Annual Fee $0.00
Balance Transfer Fee 3%

Minimum of $5

Cash Advance Fee 5%

Minimum of $10

Foreign Transaction Fee $0.00
Over Limit Fee $0.00
Late Payment Fee $40.00


Sign up bonus 10000 miles after spending $500

On purchases within the first 3 months.

All Purchases 1 mile for $1 spent
Restaurants 2 miles for $1 spent
Gas No
Groceries No
Hotels No
Travel 2 miles for $1 spent

On eligible purchases made directly with Delta.

Pharmacy No
Bills No
Features & Benefits
Additional Card Holders Yes
Travel Accident Insurance No
Car Rental Insurance Yes
Car Rental Discount No
Extended Warranty Yes
Purchase Protection Yes
Zero Liability Yes
No Foreign Transaction Fees Yes
Emergency Assistance Yes
Concierge Service No
Price Protection No
Fraud Protection Yes
Free Credit Scores No
Wireless Payments No
Virtual Cards Yes
Additional Benefits
  • 20% Back On In-flight Purchases
  • Global Assist® Hotline
  • Entertainment Access®
  • Complimentary ShopRunner Membership
Minimum Security Deposit $0
Minimum Age 18
Minimum Personal Income
Temporary Residents No
Additional comments Other Names (AKA): Blue Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card

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