Air Algerie Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

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

Air Algerie flight compensation: European law and Montreal Convention

Air Algerie European compensation: delay, cancellation and overbooking

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Only when any of these two circumstances occur:

  1. When the airline is European or…
  2. if the flight departs from europe

Compensation summary under Eu law: Air Algerie delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh

brief – Air Algerie flight compensation according to EU Regulation
Flight (km) Air Algerie Compensation Claim
– 1.500 km € 250 Claim € 250
1.500 Km – 3.500 Km € 400 Claim € 400
+ 3.500 Km € 600 Claim € 600


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Air Algerie E.g. compensation according to european law

  • Flight cancellation from Milan to London: Less than 1.500 km = € 250 + expenses.
  • Flight cancellation from Tenrife to Bilbao: Between 1.500 km and 3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
  • Flight cancellation from Paris to Kyoto: More than 3.500 km = € 600 + expenses.

Air Algerie Compensations under Montreal Convention for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage

Air Algerie delay compensation

Suitable when these 2 circumstances happen simultaneously:

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

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

Air Algerie Montreal Convention Compensation
Compensation Limit of liability Expenses
Baggage 5.708 euros = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Hotels, taxis, tours, other missed flights

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Air Algerie lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

Reclaim lost baggage Air Algerie

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

Brief: Air Algerie lost baggage compensation according to the Montreal Convention
Luggage claim Limit of liability Expenses
Lost or damaged 1.414 euros = 1.253 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Clothes, cost of the baggage, taxis

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Note: Fill in the PIR to claim for the luggage to Air Algerie: Property Irregularity Report

Pir Air Algerie

About Air Algerie PIR

The Air Algerie Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference number is a unique code that tracks your lost or damaged luggage. You can find 10 letters and numbers and it is needed to claim to Air Algerie.

  • Number of lost luggages
  • Problem
  • Reference code so that Air Algerie can track the suitcase
  • Flight
  • Date
  • Color and type
  • Name

The Air Algerie Extraordinary Circumstances

The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ is applicable when the delay/cancellation is due to something uncommon in which a claim receives no compensation. Things like:

  • Security
  • Extreme weather conditions
  • War
  • Some strikes not releated to Air Algerie like air traffic

Air Algerie unreal Extraordinary Circumstances:

  • Issues with Air Algerie staff
  • Bad weather affecting a previous flight
  • Denied boarding due to an overbooking
  • Air Algerie technical problems

Air Algerie “no show” : is it legal?

“No show” is ilegal. you are granted a compensation if you are being denied from boarding.

Can I claim my delayed flight directly to Air Algerie?

First of all, if you want to claim directly to Air Algerie, you have to know your chances are scarce, since very often Air Algerie tries to justify their flight delays with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, like issues with air traffic control. Consequently, it’s highly recommendable to direct your claim through lexority.

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Deadline to claim a flight: How far back can I claim a flight compensation to Air Algerie?

Time Limit: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, contingent on the type of law that is fit in each case.

  • Montreal Convention: 2 years
  • Regulation 261/2004 of the EU: 2 to 10 years. You must read the civil code for each country.

Documentation to claim successfully to Air Algerie:


flight delayed claim Air Algerie

Boarding pass

flight cancelled claim Air Algerie


luggage flight claim Air Algerie


denied boarding claim Air Algerie

Guidance to claim Air Algerie

Do not accept any offer from Air Algerie

Don´t accept any offer from Air Algerie that doesn’t match what the EU Regulation 261/2004 dictates. Refer to the sections above to check how much money you are legally entitled to.

Air Algerie flight delays: 3 or more hours

Air Algerie delay must be higher than 3 hours to be granted a compensation.

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Overbooked Air Algerie flight

Air Algerie Overbooking: When Air Algerie sells more tickets than the possible number of passengers they can take.

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

Air Algerie aims to avoid empty seats due to no-shows, and this must be legally sanctioned.

Once a Air Algerie passenger has received a flight ticket 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 Air Algerie refuses them access to the plane.

These are the passengers rights to claim Air Algerie

Contact us if you have any question. Here we are if you want to claim for a delayed, cancelled, overbooked flight, or lost baggage to Air Algerie.