Rossiya Airlines Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

Rossiya Airlines 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.

Rossiya Airlines flight claim compensation: EU 261 Law and Montreal Convention

Rossiya Airlines European compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight

Rossiya Airlines EU 261 Law compensation}

Only applicable when any of these 2 circumstances happen:

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

Compensation summary under Eu law: Rossiya Airlines delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh

brief – Rossiya Airlines flight compensation according to EU Regulation
Flight (km) Rossiya Airlines 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


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Rossiya Airlines Example of compensation according to European 261 law

  • Flight cancellation from Paris to Brussels: -1.500 km = € 250 + expenses.
  • Flight delay from Tenrife to Belgium: Between 1.500 km and 3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
  • Flight delay from Berlin to : 3.500 km + = 600 euros + expenses.

Rossiya Airlines Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage

Rossiya Airlines delay compensation

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

  1. All baggage claims even if it is an european airline
  2. When it is not an european airline and the flight does not take off from Europe

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

Montreal Convention review: Rossiya Airlines 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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Rossiya Airlines lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

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

Brief: Rossiya Airlines lost baggage compensation according to the Montreal Convention
Baggage 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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Read: Fill in the PIR to claim for the luggage to Rossiya Airlines: Property Irregularity Report

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About Rossiya Airlines PIR

A Rossiya Airlines Property Irregularity Report (PIR) reference is a unique code that traces your delayed or damaged suitcase. It has a combination of 10 letters and numbers and it is needed to claim to Rossiya Airlines.

  • Number of lost luggages
  • Problem
  • Ref code so that Rossiya Airlines can trace the suitcase
  • Flight code
  • Date
  • Colour and type
  • Name

The Rossiya Airlines Extraordinary Circumstances

The term ‘extraordinary circumstances’ is applicable 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
  • A few strikes unrelated to Rossiya Airlines like air traffic

Rossiya Airlines unreal Extraordinary Circumstances:

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

Rossiya Airlines missed connecting flight due to flight delay

It is normal in a Rossiya Airlines flight to have one (or more) stops, on the way.
If any one of Rossiya Airlines flights are delayed, you may lose the connection.
Rossiya Airlines must find you another flight to the final destination and you will be granted up to 600 euros compensation if your new flight arrives 3 hours later than the original Rossiya Airlines flight.

Can I claim my flight delay directly to Rossiya Airlines?

First, if you want to claim directly to Rossiya Airlines, you have to know your chances are very small, since very often Rossiya Airlines tries to justify their flight delays with extraordinary circumstances that did not really happen, like issues with air traffic control. Therefore, it is advised to funnel your claim through lexority.

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

Deadline to claim a flight to Rossiya Airlines: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, depending on the type of law that applies in each case.

  • Montreal Convention: 2 years
  • UE Regulation: 2 to 10 years. It is necessary to the civil code for that particular country.

Documentation to claim properly to Rossiya Airlines:


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Boarding pass

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ID or pass

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Some Tips to claim Rossiya Airlines

Ask the reason why Rossiya Airlines flight got delayed or cancelled

The cause of the delayed flight is critical: mainly if you don´t have the boarding passes.

Rossiya Airlines flight delays: 3 or more hours

To be entitled to a compensation, Rossiya Airlines delayed flight must be higher than 3 hours.

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Overbooked Rossiya Airlines flight

Overbooked Rossiya Airlines flight: When Rossiya Airlines sells more tickets than the actual number of people they can accommodate.

The overbooking is legal, but you can get a compensation up to € 600.

Rossiya Airlines aims to avoid empty seats because of no-shows, but this must be legally sanctioned.

Once a Rossiya Airlines 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 Rossiya Airlines refuses them access to the plane.

These are your rights to claim Rossiya Airlines

If you have any question. Here we are if you want to claim for a delayed, cancelled, overbooked flight, or lost baggage to Rossiya Airlines.