If you had a United Airlines flight delayed by weather, you might be eligible for a refund or a partial refund of your ticket price. The online procedure for requesting a refund is easy. If your refund request is granted, you should receive it within seven to 20 business days.
Air travel is sometimes unpredictable. Unforeseen weather issues can cause flights to be delayed, even canceled. If you booked a flight with United Airlines that was delayed or canceled due to bad weather, you might have found your plans ruined. And if that has happened, you may wonder how to get a refund. Keep reading to learn about United Airlines' weather-related refund policy.
In general, some United Airlines tickets are refundable and some aren't, while others may qualify for partial refunds. However, if the flight was delayed due to bad weather, even non-refundable tickets may become eligible for a refund. If the delay forces you to change your travel itinerary, you may be able to get a refund for the portion don't use, and the airline waives the usual ticket change fees.
Your refund will be credited to whatever form of payment you used to buy the ticket. Credit card refunds are processed within seven business days. All other refunds will be processed within 20 business days.
To request a refund from United Airlines, follow these instructions:
You can check on the status of your refund request by following these instructions:
If you need any help making the refund request, or if you have any other questions, contact a United Airlines customer service representative. You can reach on by phone, email, or on the help forum.
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