Aer Lingus is the second-largest airline after Ryanair and not to forget it is the flag carrier airline of Ireland. The airline was initially founded by the government however between 2006 and 2015 it was privatized and it is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of International Airlines Group. Aer Lingus celebrated the 75th anniversary in 2011. The airline has its headquarter located at Dublin Airport, Ireland and the airline provides services to 93 destinations and its frequent flyer program is called AerClub/Avios and to enjoy the privilege one need to fly with the airline over and over again and get miles in your account and can get the reservation done at their convenience.
How to manage Aer Lingus Airlines Booking?
Once the reservation is done and confirmed there can be situations that you are looking for making some changes however in case the booking was done on the official website or the airlines which is aerlingus.com one is allowed to make changes as dates, time, destination not only this one can also upgrade the ticket through Manage Trip please do take following points into consideration
One can make changes up to two hours before the departure of the flight and then after that the money connected with the flight despite the Government will be forfeited.
Your changes will be accompanied by the change in fee along with the fare difference and it will depend on the type of ticket which you have purchased
It is important to note that if there is variation in fare be it lower in amount in comparison to the original fare there will be no travel credit or refund provided for the same
One can make changes from the original country and you as a traveler has to ensure that you will use the same within 1 year of the original purchase
As you are making voluntary changes in the itinerary, in this case, the pre-purchased meal and Upgrade Yourself products are non-transferable and no –refundable
If you are making your reservations as a guest via Manage Trip you can avail this (24 hours if you are flying from/to North America)
Once the seat has been selected even if you feel the need to change the seat it is not possible until your flight is open for check-in
In certain situation, if we as an airline will change the flight although we will try every possible way that you get the seats which were selected by you originally and in case if you change the flight at your end then in the situation that the seat you selected is not available you will not be eligible for the refund
In case you looking for a change in the name or other words you are looking for the correction you will be required to contact the airlines however if you have made the reservation through a third party you are requested to contact them directly
If you want to make the necessary changes then you will be required to pay the price for the same on the flights which are operated by Aer Lingus, Aer Lingus Regional and even for the flights which are operated for Aer Lingus by CityJet and the necessary changes can be done up to 2 hours before the journey starts and the changes will be put in for all the flights in your itinerary
In case of the situation that your name on the ticket is not making the name on the valid ID, one can request the same by contacting the airlines all you need to check is that your first name and the last name must be as in your ID however we are not worried about the middle name as such
Flights within Europe
All the changes inclusive of the fare type will be taken under change fee and any relevant fare difference
Transatlantic Flights- depend on the fare ticket
Saver or Smart Fares- one is allowed to make changes on the official website which will be as per each traveler, per flight and you will also be asked to pay the difference in the amount at the time the change is made
Flex Fare- one will not be asked to make any changes in the itinerary and case if you missed the flight one will be not be asked to pay for the changes at the check-in desk it is only applicable only on the day of departure
Business Fares – one can make changes to date, time and route depending on the availability and you will be required to pay the difference in the cost at the time the change is being made
Business Flex Fares – one can make the required changes in regards to date, time and route only as per the availability
In case of any further information, one is all free to speak to the airline's customer service.