Airlines with the best Flight Change Policies
*Please note that prices stated on this page are only an indication. Prices may vary depending on the individual flight that you purchase.*
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On certain flights, with certain fare rules, Southwest allow free changes on its flight as long as the change is made before the day of travel.
*This policy only applies for certain fares with Southwest. Other flights may incur penalties when changing the flight.*
Alaska Airlines offer free flight changes to flights when the change is requested at least 60 days before departure. After 60 days, it costs $125 USD to change the flight.
*This policy isn't available for all fares. Alaska Airlines' basic fares, such as the Saver fare are completely non-changeable. Please make sure you purchase a ticket that allows changes.*
Alaska Airlines allow you to make changes for free within 24 hours of purchasing your flight, even if you purchase a non-changeable ticket.
Allegiant Air allows you to make date changes to your flights for free if you request the change within 24 hours of purchasing the ticket.
After 24 hours, it usually costs around $75 USD to change the date of the flight and within seven days of your flight, it's impossible to change the date of the flight.
*Changes are not permitted on Allegiant's most basic fares. Please make sure you purchase a ticket that allows changes.*
Frontier Airlines tickets can be changed and refunded if the change is made within 24 hours of booking. After that, changes can be made for around $75 USD.
*Changes can not be made on Frontier's basic fare tickets. You'll need to make sure you purchase a fare that allows changes*
British Airways change fees and availability differ depending on the type of ticket that you purchase.
However, what sets British Airways apart as one of the best airlines for changing a flight in Europe is its free 24-hour cancellation/change policy. Although common in North America, free 24-hour cancellation/change policies are rare in Europe. The option to change your flight for free within 24-hours of purchasing it if you've made a mistake on your booking is a great option if you're prone to misspellings.
Air France will charge between $30–35 USD to change a flight, which is lower than most airlines in the world.
*Changes may not be permitted on Air France's most basic fares. Please check the fare rules of the individual ticket before purchasing."
Depending on the fare rules of the ticket and the route that you're flying, Turkish Airlines usually only charge between €20–40 EUR for changing your flights. In addition to this, if you change your flight within 12 hours of departure, you'll also be charged 30% of the price of your ticket.
*Please note that not all Turkish Airlines flights are changeable. It will depend on the fare rules and the route that you fly. Please check the rules before you purchase your ticket*
Korean Air usually charges ₩30,000 KRW for changes made on flights, making it one of the cheaper airlines for flight changes in Asia.
*Please note that Korean Air doesn't allow changes on all flights. It depends on the fare you're purchasing and the route you're flying. For example, Korean Air doesn't allow changes on most domestic flights but does for international flights.*
Singapore Airlines & SilkAir
Singapore Airlines and its subsidiary, SilkAir, usually charge between $20–75 USD for flight changes on the flights that changes are permitted.
*Changes are not permitted on all flights. Please check the fare rules before purchasing a flight *