Last updated on November 4th, 2022 at 05:39 am

In this blog, we will discuss all there is to know about Ryanair Request Refund.

There are many reasons a passenger may have to cancel their fight. However, nobody likes to pay for a service they will not avail. Therefore, many airlines provide passengers with several options in case they have to cancel their flight.

Ryanair is Europe’s largest budget airline, that means they priorities offering affordable air travel to passenger. As such, their services are oriented towards customer satisfaction. Therefore, in case a passenger cancels a flight, they can opt for Ryanair Request Refund.

So, let see what all we’ll talk about below:

  • Firstly, how to apply for a refund with Ryanair
  • Secondly, Ryanair Request Refund Policy
  • Lastly, some FAQs to answer any remaining queries.

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Process for Applying for a Ryanair Request Refund 

Online Method 

In order to request a refund through the Ryanair official site, passengers have three options:

MyRyanair Account

  1. Firstly, visit the official website of Ryanair Airlines or use the Ryanair app. 
  2. You need to sign in to your MyRyanair account.
  3. Follow the given steps to apply for your refund. 
  4. Wait for the confirmation message or mail of Ryanair Request Refund.
  5. Lastly, you will be provided with your refund to the original source of payment within 7 business days 

My Booking

  1. Firstly, visit the official website of Ryanair Airlines. 
  2. You need to click on Manage My Bookings.
  3. Fill in all the required details related to your original Ryanair Airline Tickets.
  4. Click on Request Refund and Submit.
  5. Wait for the confirmation message or mail of Ryanair Request Refund.
  6. Lastly, you will be provided with your refund to the original source of payment within 7 business days.


  1. You can also visit the Ryanair chatbot.
  2. Fill it with “How can I get a refund”? Or any relevant word to refund.
  3. Answer all the questions in the chatbot.
  4. Lastly, it will provide you with the link to Ryanair Request Refund.

Offline Method (Via Call at Customer Care)

In case a passenger is not comfortable or unable to connect to Ryanair through the website. Then, they can request for a refund via the offline channel:

  1. Passengers can call directly to the Customer Care Number 0330 1007 838
  2. Select the option to talk to a Live Person.
  3. Tell them about your situation.
  4. Give all the required details regarding your ticket refund.
  5. Lastly, wait for the confirmation message or mail of Ryanair Request Refund.

What is the Ryanair Request Refund Policy?

  • If a passenger is canceling their Ryanair Flight, instead of providing your full refund, Ryanair Airlines can offer you a voucher, and it’s up to you if you want to accept it. These vouchers can be used on your next Ryanair Flight Tickets.
  • If the flight is canceled by Ryanair Airlines, passengers will get their full refund to the original payment source.
  • Ryanair Airlines ask for a cancellation fee if passengers cancel their Ryanair Flight Tickets 24 hours before the departure. 
  • Ryanair Airlines will provide you with your full refund in case Flight Operation is failed due to any Act of God such as-
    • Earthquake.
    • Flooding.
    • Sudden change in the Weather.
  • If passengers are the ones who are canceling the tickets due to some reasons and ask for their Ryanair Ticket Refund, they will be provided with their full refund only when:
    • Genuine reason in case passengers reached the Airport late.
    • Loss of any family members.
    • Medical Emergency in the family.
    • Severe illness or Death of that respective passenger. 
  • Ryanair Airline Passengers will get a full refund if there is any System Error at the Airport during the Check-in process.
  • Ryanair Airlines does not provide any refund to the passengers if their respective flights are delayed for 2 hours.

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Can I get a Ryanair Flight Ticket Refund?

Of course, there are some Terms and Policies of Ryanair Airlines through which passengers can get their full refund. 
Just visit the official site of Ryanair Airlines to go through all the Terms and Policies, which will help you get your full refund. 

What is the Ryanair Airlines Customer Care Number?

Dial 0330 1007 838 to contact Ryanair Customer Care.

Will I get a refund if the Airline Itself cancels Ryanair Flight?

 Of course, passengers will get their full refund without applying for any Ryanair Request Refund if the flight is canceled by the Airline itself.

What would happen to my Ryanair Flight Ticket if I could not check in due to some family emergency?

In case of any family emergency, if passengers cannot check in at the airport for departure, then passengers will get their full refund of Ryanair Airline Tickets.
As I have said, they need to request a refund by filling refund form. 
Passengers can request a refund by visiting the official site of Ryanair Airlines or calling the Ryanair Airlines Customer Care Number.

Can I get a cash refund instead of a voucher?

Passengers can get a cash refund instead of a voucher. Sometimes, Ryanair Airlines offers vouchers in place of refund money. It’s all up to you to accept it or not. 
You can click on the cash refund option in the Ryanair Refund Request Form.

How long does the Ryanair Refund take?

As I have said, Ryanair Airlines takes 5 to 7 business days to proceed with the refund back into your original source of payment.
If passengers ask for their refund in cash, it will take almost 15 to 20 business days to proceed.

What details do I need to submit to proceed with a refund request without delay in case of the respective passenger’s Death? 

Firstly, you need to submit your original flight reservation number.
Confirm your relationship with that respective passenger.
You need to attach relevant documentary evidence.
Lastly, select the Full option Refund or Partial Refund and submit.