United Airlines: How do I get a refund for a flight that was delayed?

A simple 7 step guide for solving this common United Airlines problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

We can help you get a refund for that delay. The key to any refund request is to make sure you have all of the information necessary to present your case to the airline. Make sure you have all of your flight info, and any other relevant information that explains why you were delayed, how it was the airline's fault, and the amount of the refund you are looking to get for this inconvenience. When you are ready go to this form by clicking on this page.
Once on the page, click "Select Refund Type" from the drop down menu. There will be several options for you to choose from. Check the option that best matches your needs.
Check the box for your refund type and enter your required personal information.
Once you are done there, in the box below that, enter your ticket and flight information
After that, you will be able to upload any additional information. If you have any additional files you want to submit like a note from the airline, an email from the airline explaining the reason for the delay, upload it by clicking "Choose File". If you don't have any additional information, that's ok and you can just skip this step and move on.
Once you get to the comments box, this is where you can submit the details of your refund request. Remember how we started by gathering all of our information around this request? This is where you are going to input it all. Make sure to be as specific as possible.
When you are done, click Continue to submit your request and you will hear back from them in 24-72 hours. Good luck!
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After thousands of United Airlines 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: United Airlines: How do I get a refund for a flight that was delayed?; Use chase bank reward points to purchase from amazon.; Flights for my daughters using award miles, **,*** each; i need too know how many fly miles i have*; I arranged a family get together in dominican republic and bought the ticket and found that one o...; My husband needs to take oxygen with us on our trip to Alaska I need to know what type of portabl...... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 7 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 72 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting United Airlines. 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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