Southwest Airlines Ticket Cancellation Policy
For nonrefundable reservations within 24 hours of booking: If you call or cancel online at Southwest.com within 24 hours of booking, Southwest will offer you the option of refunding the airfare back to the original form of payment, or retaining the credit to be used toward future travel. Anytime. These fares are refundable and changeable and may be applied toward future travel on Southwest Airlines for the originally ticketed passenger only. Fares may vary based on flights and day of travel. Fares are subject to change until tickets are purchased and may be available for a limited time only.
How do I Cancel my Flight on Southwest Airlines?
Cancelling Your Flight by Phone. Call Southwest's Reservations Department at 1-800-435-9792. If you have specific questions about your fare, possible refunds, or prefer not to cancel online, contact Southwest via telephone instead. Dial 1-800-435-9792.
When Can You Cancel a Southwest Flight?
When can I cancel a Southwest flight? You can cancel any flight up to 10 minutes before the flight is scheduled to take off. After that, the price of your ticket will be forfeited if you purchased a Wanna Get Away fare. Can I cancel a Southwest flight and get a refund? If you call or cancel online at Southwest.com within 24 hours of booking, Southwest will offer you the option of refunding the airfare back to the original form of payment, or retaining the credit to be used toward future travel.
Can I Get a Full Refund from Southwest Airlines?
As with most major airlines, Southwest Airlines offers a full refund within 24 hours of purchase. After the 24 hour refund period has passed, the price of non-refundable tickets is applied to future travel within one year of the purchase date.
What happens when Southwest cancels your flight?
When a Southwest flight is significantly delayed or even cancelled, passengers can automatically rebook on the next flight departing for their destination or receive a refund for the unused portion of their ticket. Plus, they'll also give you a $100 travel voucher, plus the value of your one-way flight.