JetBlue flight changes

Discussion in 'Transportation' started by Jaylie, Mar 31, 2012.

  1. Jaylie

    Jaylie DIS Veteran

    Jun 27, 2005
    Could someone tell me what the history is of JetBlue changing or canceling flights? They changed my return flight once by 4 hours, so I got a refund. That was the only time I flew JetBlue. Thanks.
  2. jlewisinsyr

    jlewisinsyr DIS Veteran

    Mar 29, 2007
    In general, not as much as legacy carriers.
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  4. KJay

    KJay DIS Veteran

    Jun 22, 2010
    The first time I flew JB to Orlando a few years ago, my departure time was moved from about 7:00am to almost 10:00am. Not too terrible in the grand scheme of things, but it messed w/ my park plans and ADR for the day. Since then, their schedule (here anyway), has been relatively stable, and I haven't seen much change in their regular flight times.
  5. MrsH42608

    MrsH42608 Mouseketeer

    Jan 10, 2012
    we've been flying Jet Blue at least once for a year for the past 4 years and have never had a flight changed.
  6. TDC Nala

    TDC Nala 1937, what a year that was

    Jun 22, 2001
    I have one right now that has been changed three times, but only with a few minutes' difference each time.
  7. babyrich

    babyrich "I was hiding under your porch because I love you"

    Mar 30, 2003
    We have flown Jet Blue about 4 times to MCO and they only changed our flight once. And since the change was more than an hour we were able to make changes without being charged.
  8. LittleStinkerbelle

    LittleStinkerbelle DIS Veteran

    Mar 30, 2008
    Up until a couple of years ago we never experienced anything more than a change of a couple of minutes on JB.

    Last year our 6:30 a.m. flight got moved to 8 a.m. and our return got moved about 30 minutes earlier.

    This year, our flights have changed about 4 times. The most was 30 minutes later for the flight to MCO. The rest were just changes of a few minutes. They are usually pretty good about notifying but I never got a call that our flight to MCO changed again in the past month (we leave in two weeks).:confused3 And when I went to re-send myself the itinerary it didn't have the notification that there was a change (in the past when I've pulled up an itinerary before they've notified me about a change I see a little icon that says there was a change).
  9. SilverMickey

    SilverMickey DIS Veteran

    Sep 28, 2007
    Our JetBlue flight coming up on the 20th has changed 3-4 times already. It is great that we will be getting to FL earlier, not so great that my oldest will be missing Chemistry that day...
  10. 3pletprincesses

    3pletprincesses DIS Veteran

    Aug 25, 2010
    We have used them 4 times in the past 5 years and never had a change. We travel anytime between January and October LOL
  11. pilferk

    pilferk Jambo Wildbunch Gang

    Nov 17, 2005
    Quick question:

    WHEN they do change by a few they shuffle the seat assignments? Or am I good to not worry about that? We're traveling with 6 (3 adults, 3 kids)...and with the kids, it's sort of important that they're all with at least one of the adults.

    Just wonder how close an eye I need to keep on the flight, over the next 8 months.
  12. SilverMickey

    SilverMickey DIS Veteran

    Sep 28, 2007
    So far our seats have stayed the same.
  13. wallawallakids

    wallawallakids DIS Veteran

    Feb 22, 2012
    Same here!!! They have changed my flight to Orlando in May 4 TIMES!! It is driving me crazy. The first time it was by several hours, I called and told them that wasn't going to work because we had to be on ME 3 hours prior to TO and that meant getting 4 kids up at 3 am!! :lmao: They did change me to a later flight.
    3 other times I was changed by a few minutes. The last time, when it changed they also changed our seat assignments. This made it so we were no where near one of our 4 year olds. :confused3 I called and they did fix it. They had to move all 6 of us and change all our seat assignments.
    That being said, this is the first time JB has ever changed any of our flights and I have flown them a lot out of Portland OR, and Long Beach, CA. This has been our first flight on the east coast, (with the exception of a few PDX-BOS flights which usually occur overnight.).
    Over all I am very happy with the customer service, just make sure you check your seat assignment...if that is important to you. I am really glad I caught it because it wasn't an email that said the seats changed, it just said "your flight has changed" and it had changed a few min in time. Good luck.
  14. WillAustin

    WillAustin It's not a bug, it's a feature!

    Jul 4, 2011
    Our flight in June has changed twice, first from 2:39 to 2:55, and then from 2:55 to 3:45. Just enough to mess up our dinner reservations.
  15. 2binak

    2binak DVC Member

    Jul 15, 2009
    We've flown JB since 2007. '07, '08 & '09 flights were not changed at all.

    Our 2010 flights were changed 4 times, but only within a 15-20 mins of the original flight times. Our 2011 7:30am outbound flight was changed 2 times and then cancelled. We were put on a 6am flight but we couldn't leave that early so they happily switched us to an 11am outbound. It wasn't ideal, but it wasn't awful either.

    We're not flying JB this year because they stopped running the non-stop flight from our home airport, the departure times they have for our dates are awful and the airfare was really high.
  16. jfelcie

    jfelcie Mouseketeer

    Jul 14, 2006
    Our rerturn flight in June has been changed from 2:30 pm to 2:11 pm. Please NO more ghanges:sad2:

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