Mahan Air Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

Mahan Air 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.

Mahan Air flight compensation: EU 261 Law and Montreal Convention

Mahan Air European compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight

Mahan Air EU 261 Law compensation}

Suitable when any of these 2 circumstances happen:

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

Compensation brief under Eu law: Mahan Air delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh

brief – Mahan Air flight compensation according to EU 261/2004 Regulation
Flight (km) Mahan 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


Mahan Air Expenses


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Mahan Air Example of compensation according to European 261 law

  • Flight overbooking from Paris to London: -1.500 km = 250 euros + expenses.
  • Flight cancellation from Tenrife to Florence: 1.500 km -3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
  • Flight overbooking from Barcelona to India: More than 3.500 km = 600 euros + expenses.

Mahan Air Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage

Mahan Air delay compensation

Suitable when these 2 circumstances happen at the same time:

  1. All luggage claims even if it is an european airline
  2. When it is not an european airline and the flight doesn´t depart from Europe

Compensation table for flight delays, cancellations, or overbooked flight according to the Montreal Convention

Montreal Convention outline: Mahan Air compensation
Compensation Limit of liability Expenses
Baggage 5.708 euros = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Hotels, taxis, tours, other missed flights

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Mahan Air lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

Mahan Air lost baggage claims

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

Review: Mahan Air lost baggage compensation according to the Montreal Convention
Luggage claim Limit of liability Expenses
Lost or damaged 1.414 euros = 1.253 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Clothes, cost of the baggage, taxis

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Important: Fill the PIR: Property Irregularity Report to claim for the baggage to Mahan Air

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What is the meaning of PIR?

A Mahan Air Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference number is a unique code that tracks your delayed or damaged luggage. You can find 10 letters and numbers and it is imperative to claim to Mahan Air.

  • Number of lost luggages
  • Type of disruption
  • Reference code so that Mahan Air can trace the suitcase
  • Flight
  • Date
  • Color and type
  • Name

The Mahan Air Extraordinary Circumstances

The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ applies when the delay/cancellation is caused by something unexpected in which a claim receives no compensation. Such as:

  • Security
  • Really bad weather conditions
  • War
  • A few strikes unrelated to Mahan Air like air traffic

Mahan Air not real Extraordinary Circumstances:

  • Issues with Mahan Air staff
  • Bad weather affecting a previous flight
  • Denied boarding due to an overbooking
  • Mahan Air technical problems

Mahan Air Flight Disruption on a Business Trip?

If Mahan Airsuffers 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 delayed flight directly to Mahan Air?

First of all, if you want to claim directly to Mahan Air, you should know your chances are scarce, since very often Mahan Air tries to justify their delayed flights with extraordinary circumstances that didn’t really happen, such as issues with air traffic control. Consequently, it’s highly recommendable to direct your claim through lexority.

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Deadline to claim a flight: How far back can I claim a flight compensation to Mahan Air?

Time Limit: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, depending on the type of regulation that is fit in that particular case.

  • Montreal Convention: two years
  • Regulation 261/2004 of the EU: two to ten years. You must read the civil code for that particular country.

Documentation to claim successfully to Mahan Air:


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Boarding pass

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Personal ID

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Some advice to claim Mahan Air

Inquire about the reason for Mahan Air delay or cancellation

The reason of the delay is critical: specially if you have thrown away the boarding pass.

Mahan Air flight delays: 3 or more hours

To be entitled to a compensation, Mahan Air delayed flight must be higher than 3 hours.

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Overbooking at Mahan Air flight

Overbooked Mahan Air flight: When Mahan 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.

Mahan Air aims to avoid empty seats due to no-shows, but this must be legally sanctioned.

Once a Mahan 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 Mahan Air refuses them access to the plane.

How do I calculate the distance between airports to claim a compensation to Mahan Air?

Mahan Air flight calculate distance
First of all, it is important to take into account that the Mahan Air origin and final destination are measured of the reservation. Therefore, if we have a stop, you shouldn´t count it. The orthodromic distance (bird flight) between origin and final destination has to be measured.

In this link: you can exactly calculate the kilometers from airport to airport.