A look at airline thresholds for fare drop refunds

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Posted: May 25, 2011 3:36 PM
A look at airline thresholds for fare drop refunds

Want to get a refund if the price of your airline ticket dropped after you booked? Most airlines charge a change fee for the service and some don't offer it at all. Here's a look at their policies:

Airlines that offer refunds for any drop in price:

_ Alaska Airlines

_ JetBlue

_ Southwest

Airlines that offer refunds for price drops after $75 change fee:

_ AirTran Airways

_ Virgin America

Offers refunds for price drops over $100

_ Hawaiian Airlines

Airlines offering refunds only for price drops greater than $150:

_ American Airlines

_ Delta Air Lines

_ United

_ Continental

_ US Airways

Airlines that don't offer refunds for fare decreases:

_ Frontier Airlines

_ Allegiant Air