Questions and Answers

Have a travel related question? Post it here, and I’ll do my best to answer it as quickly as possible.

While anyone can comment on regular blog post, registration is required in order to post a question in this space. Creating your account is free, and you'll be able to see when your question is answered, as well as like comments from other users. And of course, you'll earn status points for offering helpful answers!

This space is intended to be more of a community as well, so please jump in and share tips!

Filter by:

Daily Emails?

2

QR Lounge access transiting Doha from First to Business

2

Site Feedback

Hot topic, get involved
31

Transiting LHR on a BA First Class/Club Europe Ticket

2

Newsletter

2

How do I deal w extra seat reservation?

3

Password Change

2

TPA-MIA

1

Lifemiles for families

2

Banned from American Airlines, falsely accused

2

Ask a Question

Everyone can read and comment, but you must login to post a new comment.

Answers (2)

Could an airline cancel your ticket if they “know” you won’t fly the last leg in advance?

Could an airline cancel your ticket if they “know” you won’t fly the last leg in advance?

  1. Ben Holz

    Was looking at some EU-West Coast fares and found the following for 2500€ (booked thru LX):
    ARN-ZRH LX J ; ZRH-SFO LX F
    SFO-ZRH LX F ; ZRH-ARN SK J

    For a bit of context I am based in MUC. The earliest I could get back to ARN on the inbound flight is 18:50 and the last ARN-MUC flight is at 18:25, so I would essentially have to spend the night at ARN. However, SFO-ZRH arrives at 15:45, which would leave me with plenty of time to catch a flight back to MUC. Getting to ARN is no problem.

    My question is: If I book the itinerary above with LX and decide to book a second flight out of ZRH (ZRH-MUC on LX/LH) the same day as ZRH-ARN, could I risk LX cancelling my entire ticket?

  2. rickyw

    Theoretically, yes, it could be an issue. I’d probably book the last leg, Zurich to Munich without your frequent flier number in the reservation.

Sign in to help answer questions.