Be Aware of Basic Economy
These flights are denoted with a warning message on the flight results page.
Hide Basic Economy in search results
If you do not want to see Basic Economy fares, you can select the filter to hide all Basic Economy flights.
Once enabled, all Basic Economy fares will be hidden from your results.
Turning Off Basic Economy
If you want to permanently hide Basic Economy flights, please speak to your company administrator about getting a travel policy set up which will hide all Basic Economy flights.
Can I Upgrade a Basic Economy Flight to Economy?
Most basic economy flights are not able to be upgraded. There are a few exceptions, but here are the main rules:
Delta Basic Economy
International (class E) - Cannot be upgraded
Domestic (class E) - Cannot be upgraded
American Basic Economy
International (class B) - Can be upgraded directly with the airline or through NexTravel when traveling to certain countries, for a fee.
Domestic (class B) - Cannot be upgraded
United Basic Economy
International (class K or N, there are a few others chosen at random by the airline) - Can be upgraded directly with the airline for a fee.
Domestic (class N) - Cannot be upgraded