Ways to change the name on Air India ticket and name correction policy

Did you recently book a reservation with Air India unfortunately your Air India ticket name was misspelled, and now you are worried about your travel? The airline allows you to change your name under a few conditions. Make sure to go through the policy and the steps where you can change your name in the below points.

The name change process can be done in two ways, online and offline. The steps are given below and choose the method which is convenient for you.

The online process to correct the name on an Air India ticket

  • In order to change your name, you need to go to the official site of Air India. https://www.airindia.in/index.htm
  • Click on the manage booking option and type your reference number and your last name.
  • Select the flight and then click on the name change modification button.
  • Modify for your name and then submit the required documentation for proof.
  • Double-check your name before confirming the name change.
  • You will have to make a payment if you have changed more than three characters in your name.
  • Lastly, confirm the name change.
  • You will be notified of the changed tickets in your provided email.

By contacting the Air India

Dial the  Air India customer service number 0124 264 1407 (toll-free). After that, a member of staff will get in touch with you and double-check your name. Provide the necessary documents, and after the verification, your tickets will be updated.

At Airport

You can also visit an agent of Air India at the airport and request a name change.

What is the Air India name correction policy?

Read the Air India name correction policy before you change the name on a ticket to avoid the hassle at the time of your travel.

  1. Although you can make changes to your name, you cannot completely change it in any situation.
  2. If your name needs three characters changed, Air India airlines won't charge you for the name change.
  3. Charges are applied if there are more than three characters.
  4. Your first and last names can be changed, but you will need to provide documentation.
  5. You need to provide documentation in order to change your name if you have already purchased tickets under your nickname and your last name is correct.
  6. Changes due to marriage or divorce are allowed, but you need valid documents for the name changes.
  7. If you are making changes online, make sure to do it 24 hours before your flight departure.

How much does it cost to change the name on an Air India flight ticket?

Air India doesn't charge the name correction fee if you are correcting three characters in your name, but if you change the passenger name to more than three characters, charges may apply. Air India name correction charges are between 50$ and 100$ and it also depends on the type of your ticket.

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