Aircalin Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

Aircalin 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.

Aircalin flight claim compensation: Eu law and Montreal Convention

Aircalin European compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight

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Only applicable when any of these 2 circumstances happen:

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

Compensation outline under Eu law: Aircalin delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh

outline – Aircalin flight compensation according to EU 261/2004 Regulation
Flight Distance (Km)Aircalin 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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Aircalin E.g compensation according to European 261 law

  • Flight overbooking from Milan to Florence: Less than 1.500 km = € 250 + expenses.
  • Flight cancellation from Tenrife to Belgium: 1.500 km -3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
  • Flight delay from Barcelona to United States: 3.500 km + = 600 euros + expenses.

Aircalin Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage

Aircalin delay compensation

Only when these 2 circumstances happen at the same time:

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

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

Montreal Convention brief: Aircalin compensation
CompensationLimit of liabilityExpenses
Baggage5.708 euros = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)Hotels, taxis, tours, other missed flights

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Aircalin lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

Aircalin lost baggage claims

If you want to Claim Aircalin for luggage delay you can get a compensation of 1.414 euros + expenses.

Brief: Aircalin 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 the PIR: Property Irregularity Report to claim for the luggage to Aircalin

Property irregularity report Aircalin

What is the meaning of PIR?

A Aircalin Property Irregularity Report (PIR) number is a unique code that tracks your lost or damaged baggage. You can find 10 letters and numbers and it is imperative to claim to Aircalin.

  • Number of lost luggages
  • Problem
  • Ref code so that Aircalin can trace the suitcase
  • Flight code
  • Date
  • Colour and type
  • Name

About Aircalin cancelled flights

Aircalin cancelled flights notified more than fourteen days before date of departure:

Norman has received a message from Aircalin telling him that his flight in 26 days is cancelled. He does not have a right to compensation under the Regulation but may seek a refund of his flight cost. If there is not proof of mail from Aircalin he will be granted a compensation too.

Aircalin cancelled flight notified between seven and fourteen days before date of departure:

Sam has received a message from Aircalin notifying him that his flight in 9 days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by Aircalin between 7 and 14 days before his departure and his flight departs more than two hours before the original scheduled time of departure and arrives more than 4 hours after the original scheduled arrival time.

Aircalin cancellations notified less than seven days before departure:

James has received a mail from Aircalin telling him that his flight in 2 days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by Aircalin less than 7 days before his departure and the new flight departs more than one hour before the {original} time of departure and arrives more than two hours after the original scheduled time.

Aircalin denied boarding:

  • Do not dispose of boarding passes.
  • Ask why you’re being denied boarding.

Can I claim my flight delay directly to Aircalin?

First, if you want to claim directly to Aircalin, you should know your chances are very small, since very often Aircalin tries to justify their delayed flights with extraordinary circumstances that did not really happen, like issues with air traffic control. Therefore, it is highly recommendable to direct your claim through lexority.

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

Deadline to claim a flight to Aircalin: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, depending on the type of regulation that is fit in each case.

  • Montreal Convention: two years
  • UE Regulation: two to ten years. It is necessary to the civil code for that particular country.

Documents to claim correctly to Aircalin:


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Boarding pass

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Personal ID

lost baggage claim Aircalin


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Guidance to claim Aircalin

Keep receipts to claim Aircalin

Although Aircalin has to refund the expenses, sometimes the airline doesn´t do it. Aircalin is allowed to ask for your receipts as proof before refunding you for the extra costs of your trip.

Aircalin flight delays: 3 or more hours

To be entitled to a compensation, Aircalin delayed flight must be higher than 3 hours.

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Aircalin overbooking: is it legal?

Aircalin Overbooking: When Aircalin sells more tickets than the actual number of passengers they can take.

The overbooking is legal, but you can be granted up to € 600.

Aircalin aims to avoid empty seats because of no-shows, but this must be legally sanctioned.

When the Aircalin 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 Aircalin refuses them access to the plane.

These are your rights to claim Aircalin

Contact us if you have any question. Here we are if you want to claim for a flight delay, cancellation, overbooking or lost baggage to Aircalin.