FlyEgypt Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or lost baggage. Get up to € 600 refund for a delayed or cancelled flight and 1.414 euros for lost luggage.
FlyEgypt flight compensation: EU 261 Law and Montreal Convention
FlyEgypt European compensation: delay, cancellation and overbooking
- When the airline is European or…
- if the flight departs from europe
Compensation review under Eu law: FlyEgypt delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh
|Flight (km)||FlyEgypt 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|
FlyEgypt Example of compensation according to european law
- Flight cancellation from Frankfurt to Florence: Less than 1.500 km = € 250 + expenses.
- Flight cancellation from Las Palmas to Bilbao: Between 1.500 km and 3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
- Flight overbooking from Paris to Cali: More than 3.500 km = 600 euros + expenses.
FlyEgypt Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooked flights and baggage
Only applicable when these two circumstances occur simultaneously:
- All baggage claims even if it is an european airline
- When it is not an european airline and the flight doesn´t take off from Europe
Compensation table for flight delays, cancellations, or overbooking 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|
FlyEgypt lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation
If you want to Claim FlyEgypt for lost baggage 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 in the PIR to claim for the luggage to FlyEgypt: Property Irregularity Report
What is FlyEgypt Property Irregularity Report?
The FlyEgypt Property Irregularity Report (PIR) number is a unique code that traces your delayed or damaged baggage. You can find 10 letters and numbers and it is demanded to claim to FlyEgypt.
- Ref code
- Flight code
- Number of lost baggages
- Type of disruption
- Colour and type
The FlyEgypt Extraordinary Circumstances
The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ applies when the delayed or cancelled flight is due to something uncommon in which a claim receives no compensation. Example:
- Extreme weather conditions
- Political or civil unrest
- Some strikes not releated to FlyEgypt such as baggage handlers
FlyEgypt unreal Extraordinary Circumstances:
- Issues with FlyEgypt staff
- Bad weather affecting a previous flight
- Denied boarding due to an overbooking
- FlyEgypt technical problems
FlyEgypt “no show” booking clauses
“No show” is ilegal. Your are entitled to claim a compensation for the denied boarding.
Can I claim my flight delay directly to FlyEgypt?
First of all, if you want to claim directly to FlyEgypt, you have to know your chances are very small, since very often FlyEgypt tries to justify their delayed flights with extraordinary circumstances that did not really happen, such as issues with air traffic control. Consequently, it’s highly recommendable to funnel your claim through lexority.
How far back can you go with claiming flight delay compensation to FlyEgypt
Deadline to claim a flight to FlyEgypt: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, depending on the type of law that is fit 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.
Documents to claim successfully to FlyEgypt:
Some advice to claim FlyEgypt
Don´t throw your ticket expenses to claim FlyEgypt
Although FlyEgypt has to pay the expenses, sometimes the airline doesn´t do it. FlyEgypt is allowed to ask for your receipts as proof before refunding you for the extra costs of your flight.
FlyEgypt flight delays: 3 or more hours
To be entitled to a compensation, FlyEgypt delayed flight must be higher than 3 hours.
FlyEgypt overbooking: is it legal?
FlyEgypt Overbooking: When FlyEgypt sells more tickets than the possible number of people they can take.
The overbooking is legal, but you can get a compensation up to € 600.
FlyEgypt aims to avoid empty seats because of no-shows, but this must be legally sanctioned.
When the FlyEgypt 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 FlyEgypt refuses them access to the plane.
These are your rights to claim FlyEgypt
Contact us if you have any question. Here we are if you want to claim for a flight delay, cancellation, overbooking or lost baggage to FlyEgypt.