British Airways Name Change- Policy and Fee

As per British airways name change policy, name changes are not permitted and you can change up to 3 letters in the name on a flight ticket. Check out the further details below.

Rules to changing or correcting the name on booking with British airways:

These are the simple, quick ways to make change the name in the flight ticket or itinerary, so follow these individual steps one by one.

  • Passengers can make calls to the dedicated support team of British airways for dedicated or live assistance.
  • Alternatively, you may be asked to send the documents to the customer support team of airways to support the name correction.
  • If the passenger booked the ticket through a travel agent, call them directly to correct the name.
  • If the booking is made online or by phone, one can make changes directly by calling them on their helpline number.
  • If you made the booking for the wrong person, in that case, airways have a cooling period of 24 hours from the time of purchase in which you can cancel it easily and receive a full refund.

Does British Airways Charge for Name Change?

Yes, you need to pay a name correction fee, which differs for North America and UK. Check below fee info:
  • If you are calling the British airways Uk call center, the name change will cost you: £45/€50
  • For Passangers for North America, the name change fee on phone will be: $60 

Can you transfer a plane ticket to someone else's name British Airways?

No, you can not transfer your ticket to another person's name, you are only allowed to cancel or change your flight ticket.

How to Change name on British Airways Ticket?

If there is a minor correction in your name you can do that online by using the "manage booking " option and for a major name change, we will suggest you to call British airways agents at phone number 1 (800) 247-9297.

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