How do I cancel an upcoming Ryanair flight?

A simple 6 step guide for solving this common Ryanair problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

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There are three different ways to cancel your flight - over the phone, with live chat and through their the Ryanair website. To do so online, login to your account by clicking on MyRyanAir here with this link.
Select the flight you wish to cancel, then click Cancel. Once you confirm it, the flight will be cancelled.
You can also cancel over the phone. You can use this number to call Ryanair.
The third way to cancel is to chat with someone in their live chat. Use this link to start the chat.
Enter you name, email address and booking reference
If you login to the chat and there's a message that the queue is full just wait. You may need to leave the window open and wait for a spot to open up and you will be connected with a rep eventually. Let us know how it goes!
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Author: Adam • May 18th, 2017

About this Step by Step Guide

After thousands of Ryanair customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: How do I cancel an upcoming Ryanair flight?; Website won't let me pay for checked bags and check in.; i cant find the itenerary email to complete my check in fr my flight!; I have made a booking but I haven't got a email and reservation number; i have booked a flight from Athens to Berlin. The flight is today at **:**...*nd i just realised...; To add travel insurance as it said it wasn't available for flight and we don't know why. Have the...... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 6 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 24 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Ryanair. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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