Delta SkyMiles members can now earn miles with Lyft

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) SkyMiles members can earn miles for every Lyft ride, and for a limited time, earn bonus miles during their travel for rides to and from the airport, wherever Lyft operates, the airline said.

Lyft is the exclusive rideshare partner for Delta, making SkyMiles the only major US airline loyalty program to let members earn miles through any Lyft ride.

SkyMiles members can use their miles, which never expire, to travel to over 1,000 global destinations. Award tickets start at just 10,000 miles, plus taxes and fees, for one-way awards.

Members can also use their miles to upgrade seats, gain access to exclusive events with SkyMiles Experiences, buy memberships to Delta Sky Clubs, buy premium drinks at Delta Sky Clubs and more.

Delta Air Lines serves nearly 180 million customers each year. Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 323 destinations in 57 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs more than 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 800 aircraft. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry´s leading transatlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as a joint venture with Virgin Atlantic.

Lyft rideshare company operates in more than 300 cities across the US, transports nearly 20 million riders per month, and offers customers both scheduled and on-demand ground transportation.