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Flight cancellation policies as of 18th June for new flight bookings:
If you are thinking of booking a holiday, as well as property owners and resorts, many airlines are offering guarantees aiming to help make passengers feel more confident about booking their next trip.
We thought it might be a good idea to pop the main three low cost airlines and their current cancellation charges all in one place – at the bottom of each paragraph you will find a link to their own website and terms and conditions, so please do check the link in case the information has changed.
British Airways have offered a ‘book with confidence commitment.
What does this mean:
Changing a booking: you can change the destination and dates of your booking made from 11th June until 31stAugust 2020 for journeys that are being completed by 30th April 2021. There will be no cancellation fee bit you will need to pay any difference in the price.
Cancelling your booking: British Airways will offer a voucher for future a booking – this only applies to bookings made 11th June to 31stAugust 2020 for holidays completed by 30th April. This voucher will be valid for travel until 30th April 2022.
For up to date information on Covid 19 and service updates visit the British Airways website page: British Airways Latest Covid 19 information
Change your flight online without a fee
If you have an existing booking or want to make a new booking Easyjet announced that to ensure customers have flexibility they will offer the option of changing the booking online. Fees will be waived but if there is a difference in price it will be payable. This is until further notice.
For up to date information visit the Easyjet coronavirus update page
Change your flight for free
Ryanair have dropped their flight change fees for bookings for travel in July and August 2020. This offer is only available to new bookings made after 10th June for travel in July and August and the fare dirrence will still be applied. If you want to change your flight you must travel before 31st December 2020 for the fee waiver to be valid.
For more information visit Ryanair useful info page