United Airlines refund policy

United Airlines is a US-based airline that flies to several destinations on international and domestic routes. If you have a booking with them, but due to unavoidable circumstances, you are forced to cancel the booking. After getting the cancellation done, if you haven't received the refund, you can go through the information related to United Airlines Refund policy given in the content below, which shall help you learn how to get the refund from the airline.

The guidelines of the policy are as follows: 

  • If you cancel the bought ticket within 24 hours, you can cancel the same, and the airline shall waive the cancellation fee from the refund amount. 

  • For any basic economy ticket, you are ineligible for a refund if the cancellation is not made within 24 hours of the purchase. You must cancel the booking within the 24-hour risk-free policy. 

  • You shall receive the refund in the original form of payment for the bought ticket. 

  • If you have purchased a ticket with a credit card, you can get a refund within seven working days. But for any other form of payment, it can take up to 20 business days for the refund to be reflected in your bank account. 

  • Different refund policies apply based on the country or region. These are mentioned below: 

    1. Taiwan: If you are an internationally flying passenger, you are ineligible for a refund. But for domestic passengers, you can cancel the ticket and avail of the refund within seven working days of the date of purchase. 

    2. France: The used tickets are eligible for a full refund. For this, you must fill out the refund form available on the airline'sairline's official website. 

    3. Argentina: Until and unless you possess a refundable ticket, all tickets are non-refundable. However, the refundable ticket also must agree to the fare rule of refund. 

    4. Columbia: According to the Right of Withdrawl, you can cancel a booking up to 24 hours before the flight departure time and get a refund. The airline shall charge a 10% cancellation fee. If you have bought the ticket with promotional fares, you cannot get a refund from the airline. 

According to Right of Retraction, if you cancel the booking with the help of the customer center or from their official website, you can cancel the booking within five days of the purchase. You cannot cancel the tickets bought from any other means. The airline shall exclude all the non-refundable taxes and fees. 

Wrapping Up- For any other query regarding United Airlines Refund policy, you can either surf through their webpage and find a solution or contact them for the required assistance.