BA Cityflyer Express 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.
BA Cityflyer Express flight claim compensation: European law and Montreal Convention
BA Cityflyer Express European compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight
- When the airline is European or…
- if the flight departs from europe
Compensation table under EU 261 Law: BA Cityflyer Express delay, cancellation and overbooking
|Flight Distance (Km)||BA Cityflyer Express Compensation||Claim|
|Less than 1.500 km||€ 250||Claim € 250|
|1.500 Km – 3.500 Km||€ 400||Claim € 400|
|+ 3.500 Km||€ 600||Claim € 600|
BA Cityflyer Express Expenses
BA Cityflyer Express damages
BA Cityflyer Express Example of compensation according to European 261 law
- Flight delay from Frankfurt to Zurich: 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 Tokyo: More than 3.500 km = 600 euros + expenses.
BA Cityflyer Express Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage
Suitable when these two circumstances occur simultaneously:
- All baggage claims even if the airline is european
- When the airline is not European and the flight doesn´t take off from Europe
Compensation table for flight delays, cancellations, or overbooked flight according to the Montreal Convention
|Compensation||Limit of liability||Expenses|
|Baggage||€ 5.708 = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)||Other flighs, rents, tours, other missed flights|
BA Cityflyer Express lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation
If you want to Claim BA Cityflyer Express for luggage delay you can get a compensation of 1.414 euros + expenses.
|Baggage claim||Limit of liability||Expenses|
|Lost or damaged||1.414 euros = 1.253 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)||Clothes, cost of the baggage, taxis|
Note: Fill the PIR: Property Irregularity Report to claim for the baggage to BA Cityflyer Express
What is BA Cityflyer Express PIR?
A BA Cityflyer Express Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference is a unique code that tracks your delayed or damaged luggage. You can find 10 letters and numbers and it is necessary to claim to BA Cityflyer Express.
- Number of lost baggages
- Type of disruption
- Ref code so that BA Cityflyer Express can trace the suitcase
- Flight code
- Colour and type
The BA Cityflyer Express Extraordinary Circumstances
The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ applies when the delayed or cancelled flight is due to something unexpected in which a claim receives no compensation. E.g.:
- Extreme weather conditions
- A few strikes unrelated to BA Cityflyer Express such as air traffic
BA Cityflyer Express not real Extraordinary Circumstances:
- Issues with BA Cityflyer Express staff
- Bad weather affecting a previous flight
- Denied boarding due to the flight being overbooked
- BA Cityflyer Express technical problems
BA Cityflyer Express missed connecting flight due to a delayed flight
It is usual in a BA Cityflyer Express flight to have 1 (or more) connections, on the way.
If any one of BA Cityflyer Express flights are delayed, you may lose the connection.
BA Cityflyer Express must find you a new flight to the final destination and you will be granted up to € 600 compensation if your new flight arrives 3 hours later than the original BA Cityflyer Express flight.
Can I claim my delayed flight directly to BA Cityflyer Express?
First, if you want to claim directly to BA Cityflyer Express, you should know your chances are scarce, since very often BA Cityflyer Express tries to justify their flight delays with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, like bad weather. Therefore, it is highly recommendable to funnel your claim through lexority.
How far back can you go with claiming flight delay compensation to BA Cityflyer Express
Deadline to claim a flight to BA Cityflyer Express: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, depending on the type of regulation that is applicable in that particular case.
- Montreal Convention: 2 years
- UE Regulation: 2 to 10 years. You must read the civil code for each country.
Documents to claim successfully to BA Cityflyer Express:
Guidance to claim BA Cityflyer Express
Inquire about the reason for BA Cityflyer Express delay or cancellation
The cause of the delayed flight is important: principally if you have thrown away the boarding passes.
BA Cityflyer Express delayed flights for 3 or more hours
To be entitled to a compensation, BA Cityflyer Express delayed flight must be higher than 3 hours.
Overbooked BA Cityflyer Express flight
BA Cityflyer Express Overbooking: When BA Cityflyer Express sells more tickets than the possible number of passengers they can accommodate.
The overbooking is legal, but you are entitled to a compensation up to € 600.
BA Cityflyer Express aims to avoid empty seats due to no-shows, and this must be legally sanctioned.
Once a BA Cityflyer Express 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 BA Cityflyer Express refuses them access to the plane.
Find out the Distance between airports to calculate BA Cityflyer Express compensation
First of all, it is important to take into account that the BA Cityflyer Express origin and final destination are measured of the reservation. For this reason, if we have a stop, you do not have count it. The orthodromic distance (the shortest distance between two places by plane) between origin and final destination has to be measured.
In this webpage: https://www.distancesfrom.com/ you can exactly calculate the kilometers from airport to airport.