Royal Jordanian Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

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

Royal Jordanian flight claim compensation: Eu law and Montreal Convention

Royal Jordanian European Flight compensation: delayed, cancelled and overbooked flight

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Only applicable when any of these two circumstances occur:

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

Compensation summary under European law: Royal Jordanian delay, cancellation and overbooking

review – Royal Jordanian flight compensation according to EU 261/2004 Regulation
Flight Distance (Km) Royal Jordanian 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


Royal Jordanian Expenses


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Royal Jordanian Example of compensation according to european law

  • Flight cancellation from Milan to Florence: -1.500 km = 250 euros + expenses.
  • Flight overbooking from Las Palmas to Florence: 1.500 km -3.500 km = 400 euros + expenses.
  • Flight overbooking from Norway to Cali: More than 3.500 km = 600 euros + expenses.

Royal Jordanian Montreal Convention Compensations for delays, cancellations, overbooking and baggage

Royal Jordanian delay compensation

Only applicable when these 2 circumstances happen simultaneously:

  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

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

Royal Jordanian Montreal Convention Compensation
Compensation Limit of liability Expenses
Luggage 5.708 euros = 4.694 SDR (Special Drawing Rights) Hotels, taxis, tours, other missed flights

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Royal Jordanian lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

Royal Jordanian lost baggage claims

If you want to Claim Royal Jordanian for baggage delay you can get a compensation of € 1.414 + expenses.

Brief: Royal Jordanian 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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Must read: Fill in the PIR to claim for the luggage to Royal Jordanian: Property Irregularity Report

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What is Royal Jordanian PIR?

The Royal Jordanian 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 required to claim to Royal Jordanian.

  • Ref code
  • Flight code
  • Number of lost suitcase
  • Date
  • Issue
  • Color and type
  • Name

What you should know about Royal Jordanian cancelled flights

Royal Jordanian cancelled flights notified more than 14 days before date of departure:

John has received a mail from Royal Jordanian telling him that his flight in 20 days is cancelled. He does not have a right to compensation under the Regulation but may seek a refund of his flight cost. If there isn´t proof of mail from Royal Jordanian he will be entitled to a compensation too.

Royal Jordanian cancellations notified between seven and fourteen days before date of departure:

James has received a message from Royal Jordanian telling him that his flight in 13 days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by Royal Jordanian between 7 and 14 days before his departure and his flight departs more than 2 hours before the original scheduled time of departure and arrives more than 4 hours after the first scheduled arrival time.

Royal Jordanian cancellations notified less than seven days before departure:

Mario has received a text from Royal Jordanian telling him that his flight in 2 days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by Royal Jordanian less than 7 days before his departure and the new flight departs more than one hour before the {original} time of departure and arrives more than two hours after the original scheduled time.

Royal Jordanian missed connecting flight due to flight delay

It is usual in a Royal Jordanian flight to have one (or more) stops, on the way.
If any one of Royal Jordanian flights are delayed, you may lose the connection.
It is Royal Jordanian responsibility to find you another flight to the final destination and you will be entitled to claim up to € 600 compensation if your new flight arrives 3 hours later than the original Royal Jordanian flight.

Can I claim my flight delay directly to Royal Jordanian?

First, if you want to claim directly to Royal Jordanian, you should know your chances are very small, since very often Royal Jordanian tries to justify their flight delays with extraordinary circumstances that did not really happen, such as bad weather. Consequently, it’s advised to direct your claim through lexority.

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

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

  • Montreal Convention: two years
  • Eu law: two to ten years. It is necessary to the civil code for each country.

Documents to claim successfully to Royal Jordanian:


delay claim Royal Jordanian

Boarding pass

cancellation claim Royal Jordanian

Personal ID

luggage flight claim Royal Jordanian


denied boarding claim Royal Jordanian

Some advice to claim Royal Jordanian

Don´t throw your ticket expenses to claim Royal Jordanian

Although Royal Jordanian has to pay the expenses, sometimes the airline doesn´t do it. Royal Jordanian is allowed to ask for your receipts as proof before refunding you for the extra costs of your flight.

Royal Jordanian delayed flights for 3 or more hours

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

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Royal Jordanian overbooking: is it legal?

Overbooked Royal Jordanian flight: When Royal Jordanian 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.

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

When the Royal Jordanian 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 Royal Jordanian refuses them access to the plane.

How do I know how long was Royal Jordanian flight delayed?

Royal Jordanian delayed flight 3 hours

  1. Contact a Lexority lawyer to tell you how long the Royal Jordanian flight has been delayed without any doubt. You have to be aware that the following tools are not always accurate and need a payment record.
  2. You can use the web where if you register you can see the Royal Jordanian status of all flights including those of years ago.
  3. Another way is entering to where you can see the last seven days Royal Jordanian flight delays without registering. After registration you can also see delayed flights from up to two years ago.

Must read: When the Royal Jordanian delay is very close to 3 hours, Flightradar24 is not 100% accurate, since it shows the time of landing, but not the exit from the plane, which is what the law says has to be taken in consideration.