We know that there are many benefits of subscribing to LinkedIn Premium. For example, it provides you with different membership plans such as Premium Recruiter Lite, Premium Sales Navigator Pro, Premium Business, and Premium Career. If you have subscribed to LinkedIn Premium, you can send at least five messages per month whereas, in the free account, you can only receive messages.

Besides the advantages of the premium version of LinkedIn, many users feel stuck with LinkedIn Premium. The purpose behind this cancellation is to save money. Many people feel like they are wasting their money on LinkedIn Premium. So, if you are one of those people and want to know how to cancel premium on LinkedIn, this guide is for you.

You will be provided with detailed information about the steps that are needed to be followed for canceling LinkedIn Premium. You will come to know about two different methods depending upon the type of device you are using. It might be a desktop computer or iPhone. This guide explains how to cancel LinkedIn Premium on your browser and iPhone.

Using Desktop Computer

Let us first discuss how to cancel LinkedIn premium on the browser using a desktop computer. For starting the cancellation procedure, first, you need to turn on your computer. Then, open your web browser on which you use LinkedIn. It can be Chrome, Opera, Safari, Internet Explorer or any other web browser.

After opening the web browser, the next step is to open your LinkedIn ID. If you are not logged in, you should log in to proceed with this method. On the homepage, you will see there are different options available to you such as Notifications, Messaging, Me, etc.

You need to click on the “Me” option. A dropdown menu will appear. You will see there are different options in this dropdown menu so you should select the one named “Access My Premium”. When you enter the Manage Premium account section, you will see an option named “Cancel Subscription”.

After clicking this option, you will be provided with confirmation for canceling the subscription to LinkedIn Premium. You should go for the “Continue to cancel” option. In this way, you can cancel your LinkedIn Premium subscription using a web browser on your computer or laptop.

Using iPhone

Now, let us move towards another method that explains how to cancel LinkedIn premium on iPhone. Let us enhance your knowledge by telling you that you cannot cancel your LinkedIn Premium by using a mobile application on iPhone or Android. You need a web browser for this person.

Let us tell you that there is an exception that explains that if you have purchased the LinkedIn Premium subscription using iTunes, then you can cancel LinkedIn Premium using iTunes. Now, let us discuss how this subscription can be canceled using iTunes.

First, you need to start the Setting application. Then, you have to tap your name at the top of your screen. You will see the option “iTunes & App Store”, you need to tap it. When moving forward to this method, you need to tap your Apple ID at the top of your iPhone/Android screen.

You will see the option “View Apple ID” in the pop-up window, you need to tap this option. Then, you need to enter your password, Touch ID, or use Face ID. When you are done with this step and logged in to your account, you should move towards the next step.

You will see the different options available to you in the Account Settings section. These options include Ratings and Reviews, Country/Region, Manage Payments, Subscriptions, and many more. You need to select the “Subscriptions” option. Then, tap on the “LinkedIn” option.

When you tap on the LinkedIn option, you will be provided with different choices. You should tap on the “Cancel Subscription” option to cancel the LinkedIn Premium subscription. Confirm your choice and this procedure will be ended efficiently.

What to Consider Before Cancelling LinkedIn Premium?

We know that LinkedIn Premium subscription is costly but many people take advantage of the features of the Premium version of LinkedIn. You need to consider some important factors before deciding to cancel the subscription to your LinkedIn Premium. These factors include:

Access to Premium Features

If you are okay with losing access to Premium features, then you should go towards canceling the LinkedIn Premium subscription. Let us tell you that when you cancel the subscription, the billing will also end immediately. At the same time, you will also lose access to the Premium features.

Access to InMail Credits

When you unsubscribe from LinkedIn Premium, your access to accumulated InMail credits will also be lost at the end of your billing cycle. You cannot get it back.

Limitation to Access People

You will not be able to search for some people on LinkedIn when you unsubscribe from the LinkedIn Premium version. Moreover, you will also not be able to send messages to people with whom you are not connected.


How to cancel a LinkedIn premium?

You can cancel LinkedIn Premium by using a web browser on a desktop computer or using iTunes on iPhone.

Can LinkedIn Premium be canceled before the end of the trial?

Yes, you can cancel your LinkedIn Premium subscription before the trial ends by canceling the subscription. But you should make sure that you are canceling the subscription before at least one day of the expiration of your trial.

Can I get a refund for LinkedIn Premium?

No, a refund for LinkedIn premium is not offered.


This guide has provided you with information about canceling the LinkedIn Premium version. You can cancel it when you do not need it or feel like it is costing you a lot of money. LinkedIn Premium can be canceled using a desktop computer or an iPhone. You should use the method which is easy for you.