Accessing Delta Club after landing

Old Jul 14, 18, 7:41 am
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Accessing Delta Club after landing

As an Amex Plat Cardholder flying on a Delta Flight. Can one access the San Fran Delta Lounge without a further connection while awaiting the arrival of others? I saw this was possible on a dated thread. Need a more current update. Thanks!
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Old Jul 14, 18, 7:44 am
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Yes.

From the DL Site -

"I have the American Express Platinum® Charge Card. Do I have Access to Delta Sky Club?
American Express Platinum Charge Card Members have access to the Delta Sky Clubs in conjunction with same-day travel on a flight operated by Delta. This does not include Platinum Delta SkyMiles Credit Card and Gold Delta SkyMiles Credit Card Members. At partner lounges, guest access is subject to the policies of each lounge partner. Delta Sky Club cannot guarantee guest entry at partner locations."
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Old Jul 14, 18, 7:45 am
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Yes, you can, assuming you are flying on a Delta flight.
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Old Jul 14, 18, 7:45 am
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^ Based on that, seems you will have access since you have same day travel on Delta.
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Old Jul 14, 18, 8:36 am
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Thanks all. Appreciate the confirmation!
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Old Jul 14, 18, 8:46 am
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Yes. Have done this multiple times including at SFO specifically with AMEX Plat and arriving on DL flight

I often do it even for just 5 minutes to grab a quick coffee before heading to where I'm going
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Old Jul 14, 18, 8:58 am
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Originally Posted by Duke787 View Post
Yes. Have done this multiple times including at SFO specifically with AMEX Plat and arriving on DL flight

I often do it even for just 5 minutes to grab a quick coffee before heading to where I'm going
I do it a good bit at domestic airports, but somewhat less so since checked bags arrive within twenty minutes.
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Old Jul 14, 18, 3:04 pm
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Originally Posted by mbowden19 View Post
Yes.

From the DL Site -

"I have the American Express Platinum® Charge Card. Do I have Access to Delta Sky Club?
American Express Platinum Charge Card Members have access to the Delta Sky Clubs in conjunction with same-day travel on a flight operated by Delta. This does not include Platinum Delta SkyMiles Credit Card and Gold Delta SkyMiles Credit Card Members. At partner lounges, guest access is subject to the policies of each lounge partner. Delta Sky Club cannot guarantee guest entry at partner locations."
Sweet, I actually had never thought about doing this before. Glad OP asked
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Old Jul 14, 18, 9:35 pm
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Yes. I do this on a semi-regular basis, and no issues whatsoever.

Typically for the following purposes:
1) Time to grab a coffee & snack, collect myself, get some email/work done when flying out early morning before heading from the airport to a meeting or client site
2) Getting off a red-eye
3) Waiting for others arriving on different flights getting in at different times
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Old Jul 15, 18, 12:56 am
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I think this will change with the 2019 rules coming...but for now, I do it all the time with my SkyClub membership.
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Old Jul 15, 18, 7:55 am
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Originally Posted by NOLAnwGOLD View Post
I think this will change with the 2019 rules coming...but for now, I do it all the time with my SkyClub membership.
Only change is needing a DL BP to access regardless of method of entry. Currently SC members can enter without showing a BP on any airline. Basically members will have to follow the same rule as AMEX card holders and need a DL BP.
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Old Feb 6, 20, 1:34 pm
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Is this still allowed? Flying BOS-DCA, with DCA being my final destination and would like to access the SkyClub for a little bit after my flight.
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Old Feb 6, 20, 2:15 pm
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Originally Posted by UAFLYER22 View Post
Is this still allowed? Flying BOS-DCA, with DCA being my final destination and would like to access the SkyClub for a little bit after my flight.
Yes
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Old Feb 6, 20, 2:28 pm
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At certain times, I've had my eboarding pass expire or no longer show on my device. While SkyClub agent do have access to flight information, it is always a good idea to take a screenshot of your eboarding pass to expedite your entry.

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Old Feb 6, 20, 4:06 pm
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I do this frequently on both DL and AA
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