Delta Fare class OC is an award fare/booking class of service that is marketed as Discount First Class / Delta One on Delta Air Lines. The fare class is considered a discounted First Class / Delta One.
Below is a human-readable explanation of this fare class and the expectations passengers should have when flying with a OC fare class.
Fare Class OC Information
Important information about Fare Class OC on Delta Air Lines.
Delta Air Lines (Mainline or codeshare flight)
FLIGHT NUMBER BEGINS WITH
TICKET NUMBER BEGINS WITH
Discounted Business Award
First Class / Delta One
How expensive is Fare Class OC?
How to book Fare Class OC
Information about booking Fare Class OC on Delta Air Lines.
Fare Class OC is marketed as a discount first class / Delta One ticket, and is the second highest award fare class in the cabin. If you’re looking for flights and see Fare Class OC showing as the lowest fare class available, it means the cabin for the flight/route you are booking is nearly full’ish with only few seats available on one or more segments of the itinerary.
Tickets purchased in Fare Class OC will not be cheap. To book a cheaper fare class, make the following changes (if you can):
- Adjust your departure/return dates
- Search for alternate airports or co-terminals
- Search for alternate routing
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SkyMiles earnings with Fare Class OC
What you’ll earn in the SkyMiles program flying with Fare Class OC
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How to get upgraded with Fare Class OC
A comprehensive guide to upgrading with Fare Class OC on Delta Air Lines.
Complimentary upgrades on Delta Air Lines
Upgrading to Premium Cabins (Delta Premium Select / Delta One)
- There are no cabins of service higher than Delta One.
Mileage Upgrade Awards (MUA) changes (as of 08/22/2023)
- It is unlikely to see buy up offers or MUAs because the ticketed fare class is the highest cabin of service available, but Delta's IT has been know to do shady, illogical things like sell you a buy-up to a refundable fare in the same cabin.