Most tickets allow you to change flight time, date or destination for up to 24 hours of your flight scheduled departure. You should go through the Same-day Ticket Changes rules before making any changes within 24 hours of your flight departure. After the Risk-Free Cancellation period, changes are not allowed for certain fare tickets like Basic Economic Fare.
Steps to Change A Non-Refundable Delta Flight Ticket
You can make changes to your non-refundable tickets by paying Delta Airlines Change fee starting from $200-500 depending on the difference in the price of flight and destination you want to travel. To make changes you need to:
- Log in to your Delta account and click on My Trips
- Choose the flight you want to change
- Tap on “Modify Flight”
- Tap on “Start Flight Change”
- Select new flight
- Proceed to check out and pay the change fee and fare difference if any.
- Get your ticket confirmation.
Steps To Change A Refundable Delta Ticket
A refundable ticket allows you to make changes to your flight without having to pay any change fee. However, you should note that your ticket meets all ticket rules and fare rules criteria and also that seats are available on your desired flight. If the price of the ticket that you want to change is increased then you need to pay the difference in the price of the new fare from the original fare. To make changes you must:
Delta Domestic Flight Change Fee
You will have to pay a $200 ticket change fee for Delta marketed flights for travel between the 50 United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The refund amount can be used to purchase your new ticket.
Delta International Flight Change Fee
For international flights, the change fee starts from $200 and can go beyond depending on the destination of your travel, time duration of your travel and fare type.
Delta Award Ticket Change
If you have a Delta Award Ticket and want to make changes to it then make sure to make changes before 72 hours or more before your flight departure. Moreover, you need to pay a reissue fee of $150 to make any changes to your ticket. This change fee is not charged for Diamond and Platinum Medallion members.