Coronavirus Update: Will You Get Refund From Airlines?

Airlines have temporarily shut down in the wake of travel bans imposed due to the coronavirus outbreak. You must be wondering if your airline will give you a refund. Here is a complete guide to answer your worry.

American Airlines

No charge for tickets purchased before April 7, 2020, for travel through September 30, 2020. Value of unused tickets between March 1- September 30,2020, can be used through December 31, 2021.

Air France

Booking made before May 31, can be postponed until September 30, 2020. Modification will be allowed no later than November 30, 2020. Upon cancellation, you can apply for full refund.

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British Airways

Booking made from March 3-May 31, 2020 with departure date up to December 31, 2020 can be modified without any charge. Upon cancellation, a full refund or voucher can be availed.


Bookings for a date before June 30,2020, can get modified free of charge or you can ask for a credit voucher with a validity of 12 months. More than one change can be made.

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