Some of you may need to make changes or amendments in your flight reservation due to some personal emergency or plan change. Worry not, Alaska Airlines understands this problem of passengers and allows them to make changes and amendments in their reservation. Read below to know the Alaska Airlines flight change policy in detail.

How do I change my flight on Alaska airlines?

Alaska Airlines provides the best and cheapest flight changes, but it’s not for free. There is a change fee charged by Alaska Airlines which is cheaper than many airlines. Below is the detailed answer to the question ”how do I change Alaska Airlines?”.

Online flight change:

For getting started with the online flight change procedure, be ready with the ticketed e-ticket number or confirmation code and passenger’s last name.

As per the airline’s policy of no-show, each and every change and amendments should be made before the original scheduled flight departure.

For availing online changes service, passenger’s reservation must:

– Consist of travel within Canada, Mexico, and the US only.

– Not exceed 8 air segments.

– Be issued through the official website of Alaska Airlines (alaskaair.com), an Alaska ticket counter or kiosk, or the Alaska Airlines Reservation Department call center.

– Not exceed 6 passengers on the reservation.

– Not be a Saver fare. 

– Not be any government fare.

– Not contain a partner award issued through the Alaska Airlines reservation department call center or Alaska ticket kiosk/counter.

– be of less than 13 months from the original purchase date.

– Not be related to a vacation package booking or group.

If you are not able to use online change services offered by Alaska Airlines, please contact on Alaska airlines change flight phone number- 1-855-284-6735.


Alaska Airlines 24-hour Flight Change:

Passengers can enjoy free flight cancellations and changes with Alaska Airlines within the 24- hours of ticket purchase. Alaska Airlines holds your ticket for 24 hours and charges a fee only when 24 hours pass. So, the ticket purchase will be shown in your credit card statement after the 24-hours of actual purchase and till then Alaska Airlines will hold the credit card’s fund.

For main and first-class tickets, the passenger is allowed only once to make changes in reservation during the 24 hours period.

Also, note that tickets purchased through third-party travel agencies will follow the policy & rules & regulations of the third-party travel agency only.


Alaska Airlines Change Flight Same Day:

We understand that the mishappening comes unannounced for which we have the flight change policy for our passengers. The terms and conditions of Alaska Airlines change flight same day policy has been listed below:

The passengers have the flexibility of changing their flight prior to 24 hours of the scheduled departure

Exchanging the ticket facility with a flight ticket of the exact same day is also available. The passengers who wish to travel a bit earlier can enjoy this perk hassle-free.

Please keep in mind that the Savor fare ticket holders are not allowed to have same-day flight changes.

The passengers can be charged with $25 or $50 according to the terms and conditions mentioned in the change section. We suggest you have a glance at the Change section for a brief knowledge of the chargeable fee. 

The passengers are requested to understand that we are willing to provide the best service possible. And we do not claim that the exchange procedure is exhaustive in all terms. The exchange ticket policy is totally based on the vacancy of the seats at the very moment. 

To make it easier for you, let us apprise you that the exchange ticket policy is more flexible in the offseason. Apart from Christmas, Thanksgiving, New Year, we can affirm that the chances of exchanging the flight ticket are high. We suggest you make an early call for this procedure in order to avoid disappointment.

You can also be self-reliant by simply checking the availability of the seats online prior to making an exchange request.


Alaska Airlines Flight Change Fee:

The Alaska Airlines flight change fee depends on the fare purchased by the passenger, a change fee may be charged or not. If there is any fee applied, then the extra cost will be charged according to per person and per change. Any fare difference will also be adjusted. If a passenger wants to change to a lower fare then the airlines will credit the difference amount to your future travel account or refund the amount depending on the policy of the passenger’s ticket.

The change fee of airlines may be revised from time to time. Some new changes in the fee were also made by Alaska Airlines, The new complete criteria are shown below: 

Service/Fee Type Standard Fee First Class (Bought) ticket First Class (award) ticket First Class (upgrade) ticket Mileage Plan™ MVP® membership MVP® Gold  Mileage Plan™  or  75K membership Information
For confirmed same-day changes Change Fee Applied Change Fee Applied Change Fee Applied Change Fee Applied Change Fee Applied No Fee  
For confirmed same-day changes (for flights within the state of California) No Fee No Fee No Fee No Fee   No Fee No Fee Changes are subject to additional fare and taxes
For Change /Cancellation fee Change Fee Applied No Fee for Refundable & Change Fee applied for non-refundable No Fee for Refundable & Change Fee applied for non-refundable Change Fee Applied Change Fee Applied No Fee  
For Change fee (changes made to travel within the state of Alaska) No Fee for purchased tickets   Change Fee applied for award tickets No Fee No Fee for Refundable & Change Fee applied for non-refundable No Fee No Fee for purchased tickets & Fee applied for award tickets No Fee Changes are subject to additional fare and taxes. Standard cancellation fees apply
For Cancellation fee (cancellations made to travel within the state of Alaska) Change Fee applied No Fee for Refundable & Change Fee applied for non-refundable No Fee for Refundable & Change Fee applied for non-refundable Change Fee applied Change Fee applied No Fee  

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