Can you send Delta miles to a friend?
Give the Gift of Miles When you give miles, you're giving the gift of travel, which means seeing new places and seeking out new adventures. Just enter the recipient's name, email and SkyMiles number. You can send the gift of miles to up to 4 recipients at a time.
Can I buy a Delta ticket for someone else and get miles?
While you might feel you're entitled to receiving the airline miles accrued when you pay for someone else's ticket, only the passenger can earn miles from flying. Frequent flyer programs will not award miles when the passenger's name doesn't match the name on the loyalty account provided at check-in.
Can you buy airline miles as a gift?
You've got options — buy miles when and how you want. Gift family and friends the opportunity to reach their next award faster. It's so easy — input the MileagePlus number of the person you'd like to give miles to, choose an amount, and celebrate the gift of travel.
Is it better to gift or transfer SkyMiles?
In most cases, transferring miles isn't worth it given they lose so much value (in this scenario, it's 85% of the overall value). You can give away up to 150,000 miles per year, and each SkyMiles account can receive up to 300,000 miles per year.
Does it cost money to transfer SkyMiles to another person?
How much does it cost to transfer miles? The rate per mile is $0.01 and the processing fee per transaction is $30.00. Applicable taxes apply. How many Transfer Miles may an individual SkyMiles member receive?