EVA Air Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or lost baggage. Get up to 600 euros refund for a delayed or cancelled flight and € 1.414 for lost luggage.
EVA Air flight compensation: Eu law and Montreal Convention
EVA Air European compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight
Only applicable when
- if it is an european airline or…
- if the flight departs from europe
Compensation outline under European law: EVA Air delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh
|Flight Distance (Km)||EVA Air Compensation||Claim|
|– 1.500 km||€ 250||Claim € 250|
|1.500 Km – 3.500 Km||€ 400||Claim € 400|
|+ 3.500 Km||€ 600||Claim € 600|
EVA Air Expenses
EVA Air damages
EVA Air Example of compensation according to european law
- Flight overbooking from Paris to Florence: -1.500 km = € 250 + expenses.
- Flight cancellation from Las Palmas to Belgium: 1.500 km -3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
- Flight overbooking from Portugal to United States: 3.500 km + = 600 euros + expenses.
EVA Air Compensations under Montreal Convention for delays, cancellations, overbooked flights and baggage
Suitable when these 2 circumstances happen at the same time:
- All luggage 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 euros = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)||Other flighs, rents, tours, other missed flights|
EVA Air lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation
If you want to Claim EVA Air for luggage delay you can get a compensation of 1.414 euros + expenses.
|Luggage claim||Limit of liability||Expenses|
|Lost or damaged||€ 1.414 = 1.253 SDR (Special Drawing Rights)||Clothes, cost of the baggage, taxis|
Important: Fill in the PIR to claim for the luggage to EVA Air: Property Irregularity Report
What is the PIR of EVA Air?
A EVA Air 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 imperative to claim to EVA Air.
- Reference code
- Number of lost baggages
- Type of disruption
- Color and type
The EVA Air Extraordinary Circumstances
The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ applies when the delayed or cancelled flight is caused by something unexpected in which a claim receives no compensation. E.g.:
- Extreme weather conditions
- A few strikes unrelated to EVA Air such as baggage handlers
EVA Air unreal Extraordinary Circumstances:
- Issues with EVA Air staff
- Bad weather affecting a previous flight
- Denied boarding due to an overbooking
- EVA Air technical problems
EVA Air Flight Disruption on a Business Trip?
If EVA Airsuffers a cancellation, delay or overbooking the passenger is granted the compensation, even if the company paid for the tickets.
Can I claim my delayed flight directly to EVA Air?
First of all, if you want to claim directly to EVA Air, you should know your chances are very small, since very often EVA Air tries to justify their delayed flights with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, like bad weather. Consequently, it’s highly recommendable to direct your claim through lexority.
Deadline to claim a flight: How far back can I claim a flight compensation to EVA Air?
Time Limit: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, contingent on the type of law that applies in that particular case.
- Montreal Convention: 2 years
- Regulation 261/2004 of the EU: two to ten years. You must read the civil code for that particular country.
Documentation to claim properly to EVA Air:
Some advice to claim EVA Air
Don´t throw your receipts to claim EVA Air
Even though EVA Air should refund the expenses, sometimes the airline doesn´t do it. EVA Air is allowed to ask for your receipts as proof before refunding you for the extra costs of your flight.
EVA Air flight delays: 3 or more hours
EVA Air delay must be higher than 3 hours to be entitled to a compensation.
Overbooked EVA Air flight
Overbooked EVA Air flight: When EVA Air sells more tickets than the possible number of people they can accommodate.
The overbooking is legal, but you can be granted up to € 600.
EVA Air aims to avoid empty seats due to no-shows, but this must be legally sanctioned.
When the EVA Air 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 EVA Air refuses them access to the plane.
How to calculate the distance between two airports and know the compensation that EVA Air should pay?
In the first place, keep in mind that the EVA Air origin and final destination are measured of the reservation. For this reason, in case we have a stop, you don´t 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 site: https://www.distancesfrom.com/ you can exactly calculate the kilometers between places.