Bulgaria Air Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or lost baggage. Get up to 600 euros compensation for a delayed or cancelled flight and 1.414 euros for lost luggage.
Bulgaria Air flight compensation: Eu law and Montreal Convention
Bulgaria Air European Flight compensation: delay, cancellation and overbooking
Only applicable when
- if it is an european airline or…
- if the flight takes off from europe
Compensation summary under Eu law: Bulgaria Air delay, cancellation and overbooking
|Flight (km)||Bulgaria Air Compensation||Claim|
|Less than 1.500 km||€ 250||Claim € 250|
|1.500 Km – 3.500 Km||€ 400||Claim € 400|
|More than 3.500 Km||€ 600||Claim € 600|
Bulgaria Air Expenses
Bulgaria Air damages
Bulgaria Air E.g compensation according to European 261 law
- Flight overbooking from Frankfurt to Zurich: -1.500 km = € 250 + expenses.
- Flight delay from Tenrife to Bilbao: Between 1.500 km and 3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
- Flight overbooking from Barcelona to Cali: 3.500 km + = 600 euros + expenses.
Bulgaria Air Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage
Suitable when these two circumstances happen at the same time:
- All baggage claims even if the airline is european
- When it is not an european airline and the flight doesn´t take off from Europe
Delayed flight, cancellation or overbooking compensation table according to the Montreal Convention
|Compensation||Limit of liability||Expenses|
|Luggage||€ 5.708 = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)||Other flighs, rents, tours, other missed flights|
Bulgaria Air lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation
If you want to Claim Bulgaria Air for baggage delay you can get a compensation of 1.414 euros + expenses.
|Luggage 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 in the PIR to claim for the luggage to Bulgaria Air: Property Irregularity Report
What is the meaning of PIR?
A Bulgaria Air Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference number is a unique code that tracks your delayed or damaged baggage. It has a combination of 10 letters and numbers and it is demanded to claim to Bulgaria Air.
- Ref code
- Flight code
- Number of lost luggages
- Color and type
The Bulgaria Air Extraordinary Circumstances
The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ is applicable when the delayed or cancelled flight is due to something uncommon in which a claim receives no compensation. Things like:
- Really bad weather conditions
- Political or civil unrest
- A few strikes not releated to Bulgaria Air such as air traffic
Bulgaria Air not real Extraordinary Circumstances:
- Problems with Bulgaria Air staff
- Bad weather affecting a previous flight
- Denied boarding due to the flight being overbooked
- Bulgaria Air technical problems
Bulgaria Air denied boarding:
- Do not throw away boarding passes.
- Ask why you’re being denied boarding.
Can I claim my delayed flight directly to Bulgaria Air?
First of all, if you want to claim directly to Bulgaria Air, you have to know your chances are scarce, since very often Bulgaria Air tries to justify their delayed flights with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, such as bad weather. Consequently, it is highly recommendable to direct your claim through lexority.
How far back can you go with claiming flight delay compensation to Bulgaria Air
Deadline to claim a flight to Bulgaria Air: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, contingent on the type of regulation that is fit in each case.
- Montreal Convention: 2 years
- Regulation 261/2004 of the EU: two to ten years. You must read the civil code for each country.
Documents to claim successfully to Bulgaria Air:
Some Tips to claim Bulgaria Air
Don´t throw your ticket expenses to claim Bulgaria Air
Even though Bulgaria Air has to refund the expenses, sometimes the airline doesn´t do it. Bulgaria Air is allowed to ask for your receipts as proof before refunding you for the extra costs of your trip.
Bulgaria Air flight delays: 3 or more hours
To be entitled to a compensation, Bulgaria Air delayed flight must be higher than 3 hours.
Overbooked Bulgaria Air flight
Overbooked Bulgaria Air flight: When Bulgaria Air sells more tickets than the actual number of passengers they can accommodate.
The overbooking is legal, but you can get a compensation up to € 600.
Bulgaria Air aims to avoid empty seats due to no-shows, and this must be legally sanctioned.
When the Bulgaria Air 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 Bulgaria Air refuses them access to the plane.
These are the passengers rights to claim Bulgaria Air
If you have any question. Here we are if you want to claim for a flight delay, cancellation, overbooking or lost baggage to Bulgaria Air.