Airlink Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

Airlink 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.

Airlink flight compensation: Eu law and Montreal Convention

Airlink European Flight compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight

Airlink European law compensation}

Only when any of these two circumstances occur:

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

Compensation outline under European law: Airlink delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh

outline – Airlink flight compensation according to EU 261/2004 Regulation
Flight (km) Airlink Compensation Claim
– 1.500 km € 250 Claim € 250
1.500 Km – 3.500 Km € 400 Claim € 400
More than 3.500 Km € 600 Claim € 600


Airlink Expenses


Airlink damages

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Airlink E.g. compensation according to european law

  • Flight delay from Paris to Brussels: Less than 1.500 km = 250 euros + expenses.
  • Flight delay from Tenrife to Paris: Between 1.500 km and 3.500 km = 400 euros + expenses.
  • Flight cancellation from Barcelona to Kyoto: 3.500 km + = 600 euros + expenses.

Airlink Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooked flights and baggage

Airlink delay compensation

Only applicable when these two circumstances happen simultaneously:

  1. All baggage claims even if the airline is european
  2. When the airline is not European and the flight doesn´t depart from Europe

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

Airlink Montreal Convention Compensation
Compensation Limit of liability Expenses
Luggage € 5.708 = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Hotels, taxis, tours, other missed flights

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Airlink lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

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If you Claim Airlink for lost baggage you can get a compensation of € 1.414 + expenses.

Outline: Airlink 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

Claim Airlink luggage

Important: Fill the PIR: Property Irregularity Report to claim for the luggage to Airlink

Pir Airlink

What is Airlink Property Irregularity Report?

The Airlink Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference number is a unique code that traces your delayed or damaged baggage. You can find 10 letters and numbers and it is required to claim to Airlink.

  • Ref code
  • Flight code
  • Number of lost suitcase
  • Date
  • Issue
  • Colour and type
  • Name

About Airlink cancellations

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

Mario has received a text from Airlink telling him that his flight in 18 days is cancelled. He does not have a right to compensation under the EU 261 law but may seek a refund of his flight cost. If there is not proof of mail from Airlink he will be granted a compensation too.

Airlink cancelled flight notified between 7 and 14 days before date of departure:

James has received a mail from Airlink telling him that his flight in 9 days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by Airlink 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 four hours after the original scheduled arrival time.

Airlink cancellations notified less than seven days before departure:

Julian has received a mail from Airlink telling him that his flight in two days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by Airlink less than seven 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.

Airlink “no show” booking clauses

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

Can I claim my flight delay directly to Airlink?

First of all, if you want to claim directly to Airlink, you have to know your chances are very small, since very often Airlink tries to justify their flight delays with extraordinary circumstances that did not really happen, such as bad weather. Therefore, it is advised to direct your claim through lexority.

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

Deadline to claim a flight to Airlink: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, contingent on the type of regulation that applies in that particular case.

  • Montreal Convention: 2 years
  • Eu law: two to ten years. You must read the civil code for that particular country.

Documents to claim successfully to Airlink:


delayed flight claim Airlink

Boarding pass

Claim cancellation to Airlink

Personal ID

luggage flight claim Airlink


Claim overbooking Airlink

Guidance to claim Airlink

Don´t throw your receipts to claim Airlink

Even though Airlink has to refund the expenses, sometimes the airline doesn´t do it. Airlink is allowed to ask for your receipts as proof before refunding you for the expenses of your trip.

Airlink flight delays: 3 or more hours

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

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Overbooking at Airlink flight

Overbooked Airlink flight: When Airlink sells more tickets than the actual number of people they can accommodate.

The overbooking is legal, but you can get a compensation up to € 600.

Airlink aims to avoid empty seats due to no-shows, but this must be legally sanctioned.

When the Airlink 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 Airlink refuses them access to the plane.

How do I know how long the Airlink flight delay has been?

Airlink flight delay time

  1. Have a Lexority specialist to tell you how long was the delay of the Airlink flight without any doubt. Take in to account that the following websites are not always accurate and need a payment record.
  2. You can use the web where if you register you can see the Airlink status of all flights including those of years ago.
  3. Another way is accesing to where you can see the last 7 days Airlink flight delays without registering. If you register you can also see delayed flights from up to two years ago.

Must read: When the Airlink delay is very close to three hours, Flightradar24 is not 100% reliable, since it shows the time of landing, but not the exit from the plane, which is what the law says has to be taken in consideration.