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By law, the airline that you travel with may owe you up to €600 due to flight delays, canceled flights or even denied boarding. Check how much you can qualify for within a few minutes using our compensation check.

In other words, do not hesitate to report delays or canceled flights to receive compensation.

You may be entitled to compensation if your flight has been delayed by more than 3 hours to the final destination. Note that it is always the final destination that determines how big the delay was.

The airlines must inform you of a canceled flight no later than 14 days before departure date. Otherwise, it is classified as a serious traffic disruption and you can apply for compensation.

You may be entitled to compensation if your flight has been delayed by more than 3 hours to the final destination. Note that it is always the final destination that determines how big the delay was.

Unfortunately you lack the right to compensation for lost time when the reason for the flight delay / canceled flight was strike. It is classified as "exceptional circumstances" according to EC 261/04. Whether the strike was for the airlines own staff or third party (eg airport baggage handling staff) is irrelevant. Both are considered outside the airlines reasonable control and highly unusual. Unfortunately, therefore, the passenger lacks the right to compensation for lost time.

Unfortunately you lack the right to compensation for lost time when the cause of the flight delay / canceled flight was bad weather. The airlines must ensure that all travelers are safely transported, and these situations are therefore classified as "extraordinary circumstances" according to EC 261/04, and unfortunately passengers are not entitled to compensation for lost time. Security comes first.

Unfortunately, airlines often blame the responsibility on third parties (such as the aircraft manufacturer, airport mechanic, etc.) and consider that you should seek compensation from them. The airline does not have the right to do so, but it may be required that you go to court to get your compensation.

Unfortunately you lack the right compensation for lost time when the cause of the flight delay / canceled flight was related to security measures. These situations are highly unusual and are classified as "extraordinary circumstances" according to EC 261/04, and unfortunately passengers lack the right to compensation for lost time.

EU Regulation 261/2004

EU Regulation 261/2004 lays down rules on compensation for flight delays for passengers in the event of denied boarding, cancellation of flights or delayed flights. The regulation was created in 2004 and was implemented on February 17, 2004 and applies to all EU members and the airlines resident within them.

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