Delta Airlines Cancellation Policy


Delta Airlines has eliminated all the penalties for canceling your flight.The refund of that Delta flight depends on the type of ticket purchased by the customer. If due to some reason you want to cancel your flight, you can do it online through the website, mobile app, or contact us directly.

Delta Airlines Flight Cancellation Fee


Sometimes, plans change and there is a need to cancel the flight. There used to be lot of charges in cancelling a flight, but not anymore. Due to Pandemic, To Provide more flexibility to the customers, all the charges have been waived off.

Non Refundable Ticket

If your ticket is a non-refundable one, there won't be a cancellation fee. However, the amount cannot be refunded back, it will be provided to you as a future credit for travelling in future.

Refundable Ticket

There is no cancellation fee to cancel a refundable ticket. If you've booked a refundable ticket and wish to reschedule, you can either cancel it and ask for a refund or simply use it as a future credit.

Award Tickets

If you have booked an Award Travel Ticket using Miles, you can cancel that up to 72 hours before the departure. The flight change or cancellation fee for Award Travel Ticket is $150. You can change or cancel Award Travel Ticket for free if you are a Diamond or a Platinum Medallion member. The only condition is that you need to check-in to your account and change/cancel the flight up to 72 hours of departure. If you cannot cancel your Award Travel Ticket up to 72 hours before the departure, it will be a non-refundable ticket.

Frequently Asked Question's


How to Cancel a Delta Flight?

1. Visit Delta's website or mobile app.
2. Access your flight using your flight confirmation number and your last name.
3. Select the trip you want to cancel.
4. Click Modify the flight option.
5. Click on Cancel my flight option.
6. Receive a confirmation email and use the flight confirmation to track the refund status.

Can I cancel my Delta flight Within 24 Hours for free?

Yes, you can. If due to some reason, the passenger is cancelling their flight within 24 hours from date of purchase, he is entitled to get a full refund to the original mode of payment. To do so, please give us a call, so that we can process the cancellation within that time frame. It may take up to 24 hours to process the cancellation request. But the email confirmation is sent right away to the owner of that booking.

What does delta airlines cover under trip insurance?

Delta Travel Protection Plan is an affordable way to protect your travel investment.

  • Features of Delta Travel Protection Plan:-
  • In case your trip get's cancelled:-

    If your trip gets cancelled due to a covered reason such as injury, illness, or death, your travel investment will be protected. Also, if your flight is interrupted, the plan will pay for your trip.

    Medical Benefits:-

    The Delta Vacations Travel Protection Plan also covers your medical expenses which may have incurred within a year of your trip.

    Delayed Travel-

    If your travel gets delayed for more than 12 hours, you will be reimbursed up to $100 for meals and accommodation.

    Lost or Damaged Baggage:-

    If your baggage gets disappeared or stolen, you will be reimbursed up to $2500 to repair or replace your lost or damaged luggage.

    How do I request a refund for my Delta flight?

    To request a refund for a refundable ticket purchased with a credit card you can call Delta Reservation Sales at 800-847-0578 within the U.S. or Canada.

    You can submit your unused flight coupons or paper tickets by mail to the Delta Passenger Refunds Department at the following address:-

    Delta Air Lines, Inc.

    Passenger Refunds
    P.O. Box 20537
    Atlanta, GA 30320-2537
    Via Courier Service

    Delta Air Lines, Inc.
    Passenger Refunds, 4th Floor
    700 South Central Avenue
    Hapeville, GA 30354



  • How long will it take to process my online refund request?

  • The process takes almost 7-21 Working days. However, due to coronavirus and travel guidance issued by the Government, it may take 30-45 business days.

    The tickets will be converted into eCredit and will appear in your account on Delta.com.

    Tickets paid by cheque will be refunded in the same form to the name of the passenger, and the same is the case with the payment through credit card.