Memphis to Austin (via DTW) $171 & 3510MQMs at 4.9CPM weekday Delta Elite Mileage Run

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coach days

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1st class days at 8.1CPM

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how to find – also choose coach or 1st class

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coach run

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1st class run

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from AUS same day turn

I know Memphis is not the Delta hub it once was but it is time for some mileage run love. Well sorta. I know you folks think you have the best BBQ around but Austin is good too. So here is a chance to compare. Well, if you take the 1st class run maybe as the coach one all you have time for is a hotel and back to the airport. I guess you could try Salt Lick at the AUS airport but airport BBQ is just not the same (to me). Oh it does work only one day FROM AUS with no overnight (that I can find).

Either way be sure you choose via DTW both times when you go to book on the Multi page on Delta.com as shown above.

Here are the coach numbers:

Cost: $171

3,510 MQMs at 4.9 CPM via DTW 2x

Book direct on Delta.com via multi leg page

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