Fare class A is a revenue fare/booking class of service that is marketed as Discount First Class or Delta Premium Select. This fare class is considered a First Class fare class on domestic and short-haul international flights and Delta Premium Select on long-haul international flights.
Also referred to as: Booking Class A, Booking Code A, Fare Class A, Ticket Code A, Class A, A Fare or First Class (A)
Fare Class A boards the aircraft in the “First Class” or “Premium Select” boarding group. This zone boards first on domestic and short-haul international flights and boards after Delta One on long-haul international flights.
What cabin of service is Fare Class A?
Passengers holding a ticket in Fare Class A will be seated in First Class Cabin on domestic and short-haul international flights. On long-haul international and select wide-body transcontinental routes, Fare Class A will be seated in the Delta Premium Select Cabin.
What are the frequent flyer earnings for Fare Class A?
Fare class A earns 150% of flown MQMs, along with standard MQDs, MQSs and RDM as calculated by the ticketed passenger’s elite status at the time of departure.
What are the restrictions for Fare Class A?
Fare class A is considered a discounted First Class or Delta Premium Select ticket and less restrictions. See ticket rules for complete details.
How to upgrade to Delta One with Fare Class A ticket?
There are no complimentary upgrades to Delta One; however, Diamond Medallions can apply a Global Upgrade Certificate (either at the time of booking or at least 3+ hours from departure) to be waitlisted for an upgrade.