UNITED AIRLINES CANCELLATION POLICY
United Airlines' cancellation policy is designed to help its passengers for a smooth and hasslefree cancellation process.
United Airlines Cancellation can be done on the United Airlines official website or on phone.
Reservations canceled within 24 hours from the time of booking, there will be no charge applied and the total amount paid for the ticket will be refunded back to the same medium of payment which was used to make the payment for it after Cancellation.
As per United airlines cancellation policy, reservations canceled within 24 hours from the time of booking, customers also have an option to get the future credit of the same amount which can be used in the name of the same traveler for the next 12 months.
Canceling United Flight after 24 hours from the time of booking can incur a cancellation fee and the amount which was paid as the ticket cost for the same reservation will be issued as future credit which can be used in the name of the same traveler only for next 12 months from the date of cancellation.
The steps of the process of Cancelling United Flight are mentioned below.
Step1: To cancel United flight customer needs to log in the account on the official website of United Airlines with the login credentials.
Customers can log in using the last name of any of the travelers and the confirmation number which was sent by United airlines.
Step2: Please select the United Airlines cancellation option and proceed to cancel. It will also show the exact amount which is going to be either refunded or issued as future credit.
Step3: Click on cancel and proceed.
Please note that in case the reservation is older than 24 hours the customer has the option to get a future credit only.
If the customer has got future credit after Cancelling United Airlines trip and wants to use it in the name of the same passenger, They will be required to pay a rebooking fee.
The rebooking fee will vary from $200 to $300 depending upon the class and the route it is going to be used for.
United airlines cancellation policy states that In case if the customer does not have the confirmation number, the customer needs to call United Airlines cancellation department with other credentials.
Customers can help the United Airlines representative to pull up the reservation record with the flight details, card number which was used to make the reservation or the phone number which was used while making the reservation.
The caller also needs to verify the call with the date of birth of the traveler to allow the United airlines representative to pull up the record.
In case if the caller is not any of the travelers and does not have the date of birth of traveler, the caller needs to verify other details which were used while making the reservation like email address, phone number or card details in order to allow the representative to proceed with Cancelling United Flight.
In an unwanted situation where the customer will not be able to use the future credit, customers can also request for a refund of the amount which was paid for the United Airlines reservations on united airlines official website.
To cancel united flight which was made using reward miles is different from cancellation of tickets booked using a card. As per United airlines cancellation policy reward miles tickets can be canceled with a charge of $75 each passenger and the reward miles will get credited back in the same account which was used to make the reservation.
United Cancellation Fee
If the reservation is canceled within 24 hours from the time of booking there is no charge to cancel a United flight.
If the reservation is more than 24 hours older the passenger can still cancel the reservation without any charge and they will have a future credit of the same amount issued in the name of the same traveler.
At the time of using the future credit to make another reservation in the name of the same traveler, the passenger will be required to pay a rebooking fee. The rebooking fee will vary from 200 to 400.
As per United Airlines' cancellation policy, if the passenger is traveling domestic and the ticket is in Economy class, the rebooking fee will be $200.
If the passenger is traveling domestic and the ticket is in first or business class, the rebooking fee will be $300.
If the passenger is traveling internationally and the ticket is in Economy class, the rebooking fee will be $300.
If the passenger is traveling internationally and the ticket is in first or business class, the rebooking fee will be $400.
United Airlines Refund
As per United airlines refund policy, The passengers can only request for refund of the complete amount which was paid if the tickets are within 24 hours from the time of booking.
After 24 hours the tickets become non-refundable.
United airlines refund can also be requested by the passenger if they purchased a flexible fare ticket.
United airlines refund takes up to 20 business days to be credited back to the same medium of payment.
In case of any delay, the customers are requested to contact United Airlines refund phone number.
If the customer has a United award ticket and wants to cancel it there is a cancellation fee of $125 each ticket.
United award ticket cancellation fee is non-refundable and the passengers will get the miles credit back to the same account.
United airlines cancellation policy or united airlines refund policy is applicable if the tickets are issued with United airlines directly.
In case the tickets are issued by any third party travel agency the above-mentioned policies might not be applicable as per agreement with the agency. In this case for a refund, the customer needs to call the issuer of the ticket.
The fees which are mentioned in the table above are inclusive of all the taxes and fee.
If the changes are done over the call there will be a service fee of $25 for each ticket that will be applied additionally.