Luxair Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

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

Luxair flight compensation: EU 261 Law and Montreal Convention

Luxair European Flight compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight

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Only when any of these two circumstances occur:

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

Compensation table under EU 261 Law: Luxair delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh

brief – Luxair flight compensation according to EU Regulation
Flight Distance (Km) Luxair Compensation Claim
– 1.500 km € 250 Claim € 250
1.500 Km – 3.500 Km € 400 Claim € 400
+ 3.500 Km € 600 Claim € 600


Luxair Expenses


Luxair damages

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Luxair Example of compensation according to European 261 law

  • Flight delay from Frankfurt to Zurich: -1.500 km = 250 euros + expenses.
  • Flight cancellation from Las Palmas to Florence: 1.500 km -3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
  • Flight overbooking from Rome to Kyoto: 3.500 km + = 600 euros + expenses.

Luxair Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooked flights and baggage

Luxair delay compensation

Only applicable when these 2 circumstances happen at the same time:

  1. All luggage claims even if the airline is european
  2. When the airline is not European and the flight doesn´t take off from Europe

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

Montreal Convention outline: Luxair 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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Luxair lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

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If you Claim Luxair for baggage delay you can get a compensation of € 1.414 + expenses.

Outline: Luxair 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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Note: Fill in the PIR to claim for the luggage to Luxair: Property Irregularity Report

Property irregularity report Luxair

What is Luxair Property Irregularity Report?

A Luxair Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference is a unique code that tracks your delayed or damaged baggage. It has a combination of 10 letters and numbers and it is necessary to claim to Luxair.

  • Number of lost baggages
  • Issue
  • Ref code so that Luxair can trace the suitcase
  • Flight
  • Date
  • Colour and type
  • Name

The Luxair 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. Things like:

  • Security
  • Extreme weather conditions
  • Political or civil unrest
  • Some strikes unrelated to Luxair such as baggage handlers

Luxair unreal Extraordinary Circumstances:

  • Problems with Luxair staff
  • Bad weather affecting a previous flight
  • Denied boarding due to an overbooking
  • Luxair technical problems

Luxair Flight problem on a Business Trip?

If Luxairsuffers a cancellation, delay or overbooking the passenger is entitled to receive the compensation, even if the company paid for the flight.

Can I claim my flight delay directly to Luxair?

First, if you want to claim directly to Luxair, you have to know your chances are scarce, since very often Luxair tries to justify their flight delays with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, like bad weather. Consequently, it’s highly recommendable to funnel your claim through lexority.

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Time limit: How far back can I claim a flight compensation to Luxair?

Deadline to claim a flight to Luxair: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, contingent on the type of regulation that is applicable in that particular case.

  • Montreal Convention: two years
  • UE Regulation: two to ten years. You must read the civil code for each country.

Documentation to claim properly to Luxair:


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Boarding pass

cancellation claim Luxair


luggage flight claim Luxair


denied boarding claim Luxair

Guidance to claim Luxair

Do not accept any offer from Luxair

Don´t accept any offer from Luxair that doesn’t match what the EU 261 Law dictates. Refer to the sections above to check how much money you are legally entitled to.

Luxair delayed flights for 3 or more hours

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

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Luxair overbooking: is it legal?

Luxair Overbooking: When Luxair 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.

Luxair aims to avoid empty seats due to no-shows, and this must be legally sanctioned.

Once a Luxair 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 Luxair refuses them access to the plane.

These are the passengers rights to claim Luxair

If you have any question. Here we are if you want to claim for a flight delay, cancellation, overbooking or lost baggage to Luxair.