Alaska Airlines Cancellation Policy and Refund Fees

Alaska Airlines provides compensation for canceled flights to its customers without any hassle. As per this airline cancellation policy, no cancellation fee is charged if flights are canceled within 24 hours of ticket purchase.

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What are the fees for Alaska Airlines Cancellation Policy?

Service or Fees type Standard Fee First Class (Purchased Passenger) First Class (Award Passenger) First Class (Upgrade Passenger) Mileage Plan
Saver Not allowed outside the 24-Hour window Not allowed outside the 24-Hour window Not allowed outside the 24-Hour window Not allowed outside the 24-Hour window Not allowed outside the 24-Hour window
First Class (Non-Refundable) 0 0 0 0 0
First Class (Refundable) First Class (Refundable) 0 0 0 00
Same-day confirmed changes $55 $55 $55 $55 $55
Same Day confirmed changes for flights completely within California state or in Alaska Shuttle markets $30 $30 $30 $30 $30
Change or Cancellation Fee Free Free Free Free Free

What are the Alaska Airlines Cancellation and Refund Policies?

Here are some guidelines for Alaska Airlines refund policy cancellation policy. 

  • Under this, passengers can cancel their flights due to any incident or accident that happened to them.
  • A passenger can also change his flight due to a medical emergency.
  • Sometimes, many relatives or friends may make travelers cancel their travel plans and flights.
  • If you have purchased your tickets more than 24 hours before the scheduled flight departure, you can cancel your flights at short notice without paying any fee.
  • Once you've purchased an Alaska refundable flight ticket, you can request a refund through the Alaska Airlines website or by speaking with a customer representative. The charge for this is $125. 
  • If you are a Gold member, the change fee applies, but only if the change is made with a check-in window. It only costs you $30 to $50.
  • For award tickets, you must notify your airlines, and you will receive Mileage Plan miles back in your bank account.
  • If passengers cancel within a specified time, the refund amount will start in 5 to 8 business days. The original method of payment is identified for the cancellation of your flights.

How Do I Cancel My Flights on Alaska Airlines?

  • Visit the official website of Alaska Airlines.
  • Login to your account with login credentials on Alaska’s homepage and choose the “My Trips” option.
  • After selecting, choose the “Cancel” option. Passenger can change their flight from this screen as well.
  • The next screen will confirm your cancellation of the ticket. After that, tap on “Confirm.” 
  • Now, your ticket is canceled officially, and you will obtain a cancellation confirmation with your ticket number on your registered email address with refund details.
  • For offline cancellation, you can dial Alaska cancellation phone number - 800-100-1051. 

How to Get Alaska Airlines Compensation?

If passengers want to cancel Cash or Mileage Plan miles tickets as per Alaska flight cancellation compensation, they must follow the step-by-step procedure below.

  • Note that if you notify us of a flight cancellation more than 14 days before the departure date, you can receive up to €600 per person as compensation, depending on the distance of the flight.
  • Distance compensation will be available only if it is 1,500 km. for which the limit is up to $250 per person.
  • up to $400 per person if internal flights are 1,500 km
  • Compensation will be available up to $400 per person.
  • Plus it's up to $600 per person for non-internal EU flights between 1,500 - 3,500 km.

Publish Date: 05/27/2023