If you made your booking with British Airways and you notice a mistake after you have paid for your ticket(s), you can cancel your flight booking and claim a full refund without penalty, up to 24 hours from when you made the original booking.
Refunds can be requested on ba.com or by calling our contact centres.
How do I cancel my flight with British Airways?
Log in to Manage My Booking. Select your flight. Select ‘Change/cancel booking’ and follow the on-screen instructions.
Can you cancel flights and get a refund?
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, you can cancel a non-refundable ticket and receive a full refund of any airfare booked in the United States, without cancellation fees or penalties, as long as you booked your ticket seven days ahead of your flight and you do so within 24 hours of booking.
How long does it take to get a refund from British Airways?
BA may well have processed the refund. Your own bank may take anywhere up to 4-6 weeks place it in your account.
Can I cancel my British Airways flight within 24 hours?
You can cancel your booking and obtain a full refund without penalty, up to 24 hours from when you made it. You can do this on ba.com or if you have any problems you can phone our Customer Support team.