This is news. An airline actually dropping a fee. Nice one, Delta but you’re not the only airline that doesn’t charge for phone reservations.
Delta Drops $25 Phone Call Fee
In the past, Delta charged $25 for the privilege of booking a reservation by phone – the price of talking to a live human being – but, no more. At least, not if you call within the U.S. The airline still charges from $25 to $35 for phone calls for “tickets issued in select European countries.” Otherwise it’s free.
Phone Call Fees for Other Airlines
Most U.S. airlines still charge a fee for phone reservations. A few examples:
That’s right, Southwest doesn’t charge for this, either. Will others join Southwest and Delta in dumping the phone fee? If so, we will update.