Capital Airlines Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

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

Capital Airlines flight claim compensation: EU 261 Law and Montreal Convention

Capital Airlines European Flight compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight

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Suitable when any of these two circumstances occur:

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

Compensation table under Eu law: Capital Airlines delay, cancellation and overbooking

Table – Capital Airlines flight compensation according to EU Regulation
Flight (km) Capital Airlines 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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Capital Airlines Example of compensation according to european law

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

Capital Airlines Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooked flights and baggage

Capital Airlines delay compensation

Suitable when these two circumstances occur simultaneously:

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

Delayed flight, cancellation or overbooking compensation table according to the Montreal Convention

Capital Airlines Montreal Convention Compensation
Compensation Limit of liability Expenses
Luggage € 5.708 = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Other flighs, rents, tours, other missed flights

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Capital Airlines lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

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If you want to Claim Capital Airlines for baggage delay you can get a compensation of 1.414 euros + expenses.

Summary: Capital Airlines lost baggage compensation according to the Montreal Convention
Baggage claim Limit of liability Expenses
Lost or damaged € 1.414 = 1.253 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Clothes, cost of the baggage, taxis

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Read: Fill in the PIR to claim for the luggage to Capital Airlines: Property Irregularity Report

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What is the PIR of Capital Airlines?

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

  • Number of lost luggages
  • Issue
  • Reference code so that Capital Airlines can trace the suitcase
  • Flight code
  • Date
  • Colour and type
  • Name

The Capital Airlines Extraordinary Circumstances

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

  • Security
  • Really bad weather conditions
  • Political or civil unrest
  • A few strikes not releated to Capital Airlines such as baggage handlers

Capital Airlines unreal Extraordinary Circumstances:

  • Problems with Capital Airlines staff
  • Bad weather affecting a previous flight
  • Denied boarding due to the flight being overbooked
  • Capital Airlines technical problems

Capital Airlines “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 flight delay directly to Capital Airlines?

First of all, if you want to claim directly to Capital Airlines, you have to know your chances are very small, since very often Capital Airlines tries to justify their delayed flights with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, such as bad weather. Therefore, it’s highly recommendable to funnel your claim through lexority.

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

Time Limit: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, depending on the type of law that applies in that particular case.

  • Montreal Convention: two years
  • Eu law: two to ten years. It is necessary to the civil code for each country.

Documents to claim correctly to Capital Airlines:


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Boarding pass

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ID or pass

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Some advice to claim Capital Airlines

Inquire about the reason for Capital Airlines delay or cancellation

The reason of the delayed flight is important: principally if you have thrown away the boarding pass.

Capital Airlines flight delays: 3 or more hours

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

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Overbooked Capital Airlines flight

Overbooked Capital Airlines flight: When Capital Airlines 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.

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

When the Capital 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 Capital Airlines refuses them access to the plane.

Find out the Distance between airports to calculate Capital Airlines compensation

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

In this site: Distance from you can exactly calculate the kilometers from airport to airport.