How do I cancel my Etihad flight and get a refund?

How can I cancel Etihad flight and get a refund?

If you wish to cancel your ticket with an Etihad flight because of a personal dilemma and want to get a refund, then you can cancel your booking through an Etihad executive by calling 1800 123 3901, or visit the nearest office, or you can follow these simple methods to cancel your booking with Etihad Flights.

  1. Via Manages on the official website - You can cancel your ticket with Etihad Airlines by using their super fast and easy method option, "Manages," available on the official website. Manages help passengers to cancel, refund, and modify their tickets.

  • Visit the official website of Etihad Airlines

  • On the header of the homepage, you will find the "Manages" option; just click on it.

  • After hitting on "Manages," you will be asked to log in.

  • To get logged in, you need to fill in your reservation number and last name in the desired blank; after filing the information, click on find my booking.

  • Next, you will be hoovered to a new page.

  • On the new page, find your reservation and click on cancel.

  • After clicking on the cancel button ( pay any cancellation fee if applicable ) and on the corner of the page, you will find a refund button. 

What is Etihad airways' cancellation policy?

If you wish to cancel your ticket with Etihad Airlines, then you should know everything about the Etihad airways cancellation policy so that you can make your cancellation process easy and effective.

  • No penalty or charge will be imposed if you cancel your ticket within 24 hours of booking.

  • Etihad Flight may impose some charge if you cancel your booking with Etihad after 24 hours of booking the flight.

  • Refunds will be automatically transferred to your credit or debit card that has been used at the time of booking the flight.

  • The ancillaries and global fees are non-refundable.

  • No fare will be charged if you cancel your ticket due to any medical emergency or death.

  • Passengers are eligible for cancellation if flights get delayed by more than 4 hours. They might be given the booking of another next earliest flight.

  • The airline allows you to cancel the ticket before 2 hours of departure, but some fees will be imposed. Fees vary according to the flight route and time.

How much does Etihad charge for cancellation?

Although you don't have to pay any cancellation fee on any ticket according to the Etihad non - refundable ticket cancellation policy if you cancel your ticket within 24 hours of booking, sometimes you have to pay a charge and penalty as cancellation fees between $100 to $500 vary accordingly to the distance of travel and the time between the booking and cancellation. 

You have to pay at least 10% of the airfare if you cancel your ticket beyond 24 hours of departure of the flight.

Etihad covid cancellation policy

Etihad Flight understands the emergence of the Covid- 19 pandemic and ensures to keep the passengers safe without affecting their pockets of passengers. If any passenger gets affected by Covid - 19, then they can cancel their tickets free of cost according to the Etihad Covid- 19 cancellation policy. And also, if the flight gets canceled by the airline due to Covid- 19, then also passengers have the right to cancel the booking with an Etihad flight free of cost without paying any penalty or cancellation fee to the airline.

Does Etihad offer free cancellation? 

Yes, Etihad Flights offer free cancellation if they fulfill the following terms and conditions.

  • Suppose the cancellation is made within 24 hours of booking with Etihad Flights; no charge will be imposed.

  • If any passengers cancel the ticket due to some medical emergency or death, no penalty will be imposed.

  • Free cancellation will be given to the passenger by Etihad Flights if flights get delayed more than 3 hours and the airline is not able to provide any next flight.

What happens if my Etihad flight is Cancelled? 

If the flight gets canceled due to inclement weather and government decision, then passengers will be given some rights.

  • Right to compensation - Passengers will be compensated an amount of $400 within 0km to 3500km and $600 after 3500km.

  • Right to reimbursement or re-routing - Reimbursement of the ticket will be given to the passenger, and even passengers can get reimbursement of part of the ticket which has not been used. Passengers can also do re-routing.

  • Right to care - If the flights get delayed by more than 5 hours, then airlines will provide refreshments and accommodation to the passengers free of cost. Passengers are also allowed to make two telecalls, fax, and email.

How long ago can I cancel my Etihad flight booking?

Airlines allow their passengers to cancel the booking under the following time schedules.

  • You can cancel your ticket within 24 hours of booking.

  • Etihad flights can be canceled even before the 2 hours departure.

  • Passengers have the facility to cancel the flight within 24 hours of departure.

*NOTE- There will be some Etihad cancellation fee if someone cancels the booking within 24 hours of departure and also if cancellation is made after 24 hours of booking.