Spirit Airlines is an ultra-low-cost American airline, with a fleet of 178 Airbus aircraft. In addition, Providing flight routes to over 83 destinations, throughout Central America, the Caribbean, South America, and the USA. Aiming to provide customers with affordable flights.

Aiming, to provide travel opportunities to as many people as possible. In conclusion, they have a business model catered towards customer satisfaction.

Therefore, it comes off as no surprise that they’ve introduced several policies to ensure hassle-free traveling.

Today, we’ll talk about one such policy.

What is the Spirit Name Change on Ticket Policy?

Spirit’s name-changing policy helps passengers – change their names or make corrections in their names, on their airline tickets. They are the guidelines that dictate,

  • Type of Edits in Passenger’s Name
  • What all can be corrected/changed
  • The terms & conditions determine whether one is eligible for it.
  • Process of Name Change/Correction.

Furthermore, this process can only be done through the official Spirit Airline channels. No third party can change or correct the name of the passenger on a booking. Therefore, it may involve some charges/fees.

Let us start.

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Types of Edits/Changes

  • Correction – If there is a minor mistake in the spelling of your name, you need not apply for a change of name. Rather, you can just correct/edit your name on your own.
  • Change of Name – This allows passengers to completely change the name on their ticket and the Spirit Airline records. This is however a complex process and can only be done through the official channels.
  • Passenger Detail – This allows the passenger to request a change in their personal information. In other words, to change – DOB, Gender, Contact Information, etc.

Terms & Condition

There are certain conditions that dictate one’s eligibility and the process for name change/correction. Given under the Spirit Airlines Name Change on Ticket Policy, these are –

  • Passengers can avail name correction free of cost. However, they must request it at least 7 days before the flight.
  • Name change charges may differ from ticket to ticket but can go up to as much as $120.
  • Tickets can be canceled charge-free, up to 60 days before departure. After that, there are 3-time brackets for flight change charges.
  • Passengers can only request a name change; in case their legal name has changed. In other words, in instances like –
    • Divorce
    • Marriage
    • Court order
    • Annulment
  • The Spirit Name Change on Ticket policy is only applicable to –
    • Name Change
    • Name Correction
    • Change of Passenger Details
      • Date of Birth
      • Gender
      • Contact Information
      • Passport Information, etc.

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How to Request a Change in Reservation Information?

Given below are the methods to request edits in your flight reservation information.

The first method that will work for all three errors, is to rebook the ticket. If there are still more than 60 days in your departure, then –

  • Firstly, go to the official Spirit Airlines website.
  • After that, click on My Trips.
  • Secondly, fill the travel information
    • Confirmation#
    • Passenger’s Last Name
  • Select Edit Booking.
  • Click on Cancel Booking.
  • After that, go back to the Home Page.
  • Click on Flight.
  • Enter the origin & destination city/airport.
  • Select the Date of Travel.
  • Select Number of Passengers.
  • Click on Search Flights
  • Select your preferred flight.
  • Fill in your correct name.
  • Complete Payment.

Name Correction

  • Firstly, go to the official Spirit Airlines website or dial +1-202-982-2463 for help.
  • Click on My Trips.
  • Enter the information asked
    • Confirmation Number
    • Last Name of the Passenger
  • After that, Click on Continue.
  • Click on Upcoming Trips.
  • Click on Edit Booking.
  • Edit and correct the name.
  • Click on Save.

*In conclusion, the new & correct information will be updated on the website.

Name Change

  • Firstly, go to the official Spirit Airlines website.
  • Click on Contact Us.
  • Click on Let’s Chat.
  • Provide the customer support agent with your query
  • Email the necessary document
    • Marriage Certificate
    • Divorce Decree
    • Court Order


  • Call customer care at 1-855-728-3555.
  • Tell the agent your query.
  • In addition, mail them your name change legal documents.


  • Firstly, visit the Spirit social media handles.
    • Facebook
    • Instagram
    • Twitter
  • Secondly and most importantly, keep digital copies of legal documents
    • Divorce Decree
    • Marriage Certificate
    • Court Order
  • After that, Personal message the airline’s social media handle. In order to make your query.
  • Subsequently, provide them with digital copies of documents.
  • Pay any fee due.

Passenger Information

  • Firstly, call the Spirit Reservation Center at 1-801-401-2222.
  • Secondly and most importantly, keep the legal name change documents ready.
  • Send the legal documents, as directed.

Contact Information

WhatsApp Number855-728-3555
  Social Media HandlesTwitter – Spirit Airlines
Instagram – spiritairlines
Facebook – SpiritAirlines
Tumblr – Spirit Airlines


Q. Can you change names on a plane ticket spirit?

Yes, under special circumstances (legal name change), passengers can request a name change. However, this request may include a charge, that can go up to $120 per ticket.

Q. Does Spirit Airlines require middle name on ticket?

No, middle names are not required to be mentioned while booking a reservation from Spirit Airlines. However, it is advised by the FAA and Spirit Airlines, to mention the middle name while booking. In order, to avoid misidentification and delay at the security checks.

Q. Can I change the time of my Spirit flight?

Yes, passengers have the power to select a later flight to their destination. However, this has to be done at least an hour before the departure time.
To change your flight, follow these simple steps:
Go to the official Spirit Airlines Website or dial +1-202-982-2463 for help.
Click on My Trips.
After that, fill in the booking information.
Click on Find Booking.
After that, click on Upcoming Trips.
Select your booking, and click on Edit Booking.
Click on Change Booking.
Select the flight that fits your preference.
This process is charge-free if done at least 60 days before the departure. However, less than that, there are certain flight change charges that you may need to pay. In order to get this done, they are –
Time Period
Flight Change Charges
0 – 2 Days
3 – 6 Days
7 – 59 Days
60 Days & more
No Charge

Q. Can I give my flight credit to someone else?

No, the Spirit Airlines flight credits can only be used by the passenger they were rewarded too. In other words, the credit points’ ownership cannot be passed from one person to another.
Need more information then contact spirit airlines manage booking or dial +1-202-982-2463.