A complete Guide for Pet Travel: Flying with Delta Air Lines


Travelling with your pets in Delta flights is easy and safe. Pets are allowed in all cabins(First class, Business & Premium Select) including the basic economy . With Delta, You can Reserve your pet in cabin or ship in cargo, depending on the pet size. Find all the information for flying with pets, delta pet fee and some frequently asked questions about Pet travel with Delta AirLines.

Requirements for Pet Travel on Delta Flight




Delta Pet Carrier Size & Dimensions


For pets in cabin

The size of the delta pet carrier will depend on the plane type. You need to call and confirm about the size of the carrier or you can simply purchase delta approved pet carrier from the airport itself.

For Pets in cargo

For pets in cargo, any size is good as long as pets are able to sit and stand comfortably in the carrier. You can choose from the following dimensions: 27" x 20" x 19" (68 cm x 50 cm x 48 cm); 32" x 22" x 23" (81 cm x 55 cm x 58 cm); 36" x 24" x 26" (91 cm x 61 cm x 66 cm); 40" x 27" x 30" (101 cm x 68 cm x 76 cm); and 48" x 32" x 35" (122 cm x 81 cm x 89 cm).

Delta Airlines Pet Travel Faq's