AirAsia India To Offer Free Cancellation And Rescheduling For Domestic Flights. Budget Indian carrier AirAsia India has announced that it will be offering free cancellation and rescheduling for flight tickets booked to and from the states West Bengal, Karnataka, Delhi, Maharashtra, and Tamil Nadu. The decision comes after these states have extended the lockdown in order to contain the COVID 19 second wave.
“All AirAsia India guests who booked their flights before the announcement of the lockdown can opt to cancel or change to another flight without incurring any change fees or cancellation charges,” the airline mentioned in an official press release.
“AirAsia India has extended a change and cancellation fee waiver for flights to or from West Bengal from 16th-30th May 2021. Fare difference, if any, would apply” AirAsia India mentioned in a tweet.
Air Asia has announced similar waivers for cancellation and rescheduling of flights due to COVID 19 earlier also for the travel to and from states Karnataka, Delhi, Maharashtra, and Tamil Nadu.
The new offer is available for bookings made on airasia.co.in and for major booking channels too. Apart from this, Air Asia India has also revamped the ‘Premium Flex’ fares for all future dates, which includes a choice of seat selection, and ₹500 additional charges for cancellations made beyond 72 hours before the scheduled flight departure, along with unlimited changes of dates of flights.
Flights can be rescheduled or cancelled via Air Asia India’s chatbot, Tia, available on the airline’s website or it can be done via Whatsapp Chat at +91 6360012345 as well as by entering flight details on ‘Manage’ on airasia.co.in website.