How to Cancel an American Airlines Flight

  • Visit the American Airlines website.
  • Go to the "Manage Reservations" or "My Trips" section.
  • Enter your booking reference (PNR) and last name to retrieve your reservation.
  • Follow the prompts to cancel your flight.
  • Contact American Airlines customer service directly.
  • Provide your booking reference (PNR) and other necessary details to the agent.
  • Request the cancellation of your flight.
  • Important Considerations:

  • Refunds: Whether you receive a refund depends on the type of ticket you purchased and the fare rules associated with it. Basic Economy tickets, for example, are usually non-refundable.
  • Cancellation Fees: Depending on the fare rules and timing of your cancellation, you may incur a cancellation fee.
  • Future Travel Credit: If you cancel a flight and are not eligible for a refund, you may receive a credit for future travel with American Airlines, minus any applicable fees.
  • Documentation: Always keep any cancellation confirmation or receipt provided by American Airlines for your records.