Aegean Airlines Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

Aegean Airlines Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or lost baggage. Get up to € 600 compensation for a delayed or cancelled flight and 1.414 euros for lost luggage.

Aegean Airlines flight claim compensation: European law and Montreal Convention

Aegean Airlines EU Flight compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight

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Suitable when any of these two circumstances occur:

  1. if it is an european airline or…
  2. if the flight departs from europe

Compensation table under European law: Aegean Airlines delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh

outline – Aegean Airlines flight compensation according to EU Regulation
Flight (km)Aegean Airlines CompensationClaim
Less than 1.500 km€ 250Claim € 250
1.500 Km – 3.500 Km€ 400Claim € 400
More than 3.500 Km€ 600Claim € 600


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Aegean Airlines Example of compensation according to European 261 law

  • Flight cancellation from Paris to Zurich: Less than 1.500 km = 250 euros + expenses.
  • Flight delay from Las Palmas to Florence: 1.500 km -3.500 km = 400 euros + expenses.
  • Flight overbooking from Berlin to Kyoto: 3.500 km + = € 600 + expenses.

Aegean Airlines Compensations under Montreal Convention for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage

Aegean Airlines delay compensation

Only applicable when these 2 circumstances happen at the same time:

  1. All luggage claims even if it is an european airline
  2. When the airline is not European and the flight does not depart from Europe

Compensation table for flight delays, cancellations, or overbooked flight according to the Montreal Convention

Aegean Airlines Montreal Convention Compensation
CompensationLimit of liabilityExpenses
Luggage€ 5.708 = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)Other flighs, rents, tours, other missed flights

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Aegean Airlines lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

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If you Claim Aegean Airlines for luggage delay you can get a compensation of € 1.414 + expenses.

Outline: Aegean Airlines lost baggage compensation according to the Montreal Convention
Luggage claimLimit of liabilityExpenses
Lost or damaged1.414 euros = 1.253 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)Clothes, cost of the baggage, taxis

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Must read: Fill in the PIR to claim for the luggage to Aegean Airlines: Property Irregularity Report

Property irregularity report Aegean Airlines

What is Aegean Airlines PIR?

A Aegean Airlines Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference is a unique code that tracks your lost or damaged baggage. It has a combination of 10 letters and numbers and it is necessary to claim to Aegean Airlines.

  • Reference code
  • Flight
  • Number of lost luggages
  • Date
  • Issue
  • Colour and type
  • Name

The Aegean Airlines Extraordinary Circumstances

The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ applies when the delay/cancellation is caused by something unexpected in which a claim receives no compensation. Such as:

  • Security
  • Really bad weather conditions
  • War
  • A few strikes not releated to Aegean Airlines such as baggage handlers

Aegean Airlines unreal Extraordinary Circumstances:

  • Problems with Aegean Airlines staff
  • Bad weather affecting a previous flight
  • Denied boarding due to an overbooking
  • Aegean Airlines technical problems

Aegean Airlines missed connecting flight due to flight delay

It is usual in a Aegean Airlines flight to have 1 (or more) stops, on the trip.
If any one of Aegean Airlines flights are delayed, you may lose the connection.
It is Aegean Airlines responsibility to find you another flight to the final destination and you will be entitled to claim up to € 600 compensation if your new flight arrives 3 hours later than the original Aegean Airlines flight.

Can I claim my flight delay directly to Aegean Airlines?

First, if you want to claim directly to Aegean Airlines, you should know your chances are very small, since very often Aegean Airlines tries to justify their flight delays with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, like bad weather. Therefore, it’s advised to funnel your claim through lexority.

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How far back can you go with claiming flight delay compensation to Aegean Airlines

Deadline to claim a flight to Aegean Airlines: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, contingent on the type of regulation that is applicable in each case.

  • Montreal Convention: 2 years
  • Regulation 261/2004 of the EU: two to ten years. It is necessary to the civil code for that particular country.

Documents to claim correctly to Aegean Airlines:


Claim delay to Aegean Airlines

Boarding pass

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ID or pass

Claim baggage Aegean Airlines


Claim overbooking Aegean Airlines

Guidance to claim Aegean Airlines

keep safe all Aegean Airlines flight docummentation

keep safe the boarding pass and e-ticket Aegean Airlines gave you. You don’t want to dispose of them. They are often very useful to claim Aegean Airlines.

Aegean Airlines delayed flights for 3 or more hours

Aegean Airlines delay must be higher than 3 hours to be entitled to a compensation.

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Aegean Airlines overbooking: is it legal?

Overbooked Aegean Airlines flight: When Aegean Airlines sells more tickets than the possible number of people they can take.

The overbooking is legal, but you are entitled to a compensation up to € 600.

Aegean Airlines aims to avoid empty seats because of no-shows, and this must be legally sanctioned.

When the Aegean Airlines passenger has received a reservation or any document stating the payment has been accepted and registered, it is a “confirmed reservation”. Boarding denials happen when a passenger presents to the gate but Aegean Airlines refuses them access to the plane.

Find out the Distance between airports to calculate Aegean Airlines compensation

Aegean Airlines calculate km flight
In the first place, keep in mind that the Aegean Airlines origin and final destination are measured of the reservation. Therefore, if we have a stop, you shouldn´t count it. The orthodromic distance (bird flight) between origin and final destination has to be measured.

In this webpage: you can exactly calculate the km from airport to airport.