Tianjin Airlines Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or baggage

Tianjin Airlines Compensation: Claim flight delay, cancellation or lost baggage. Get up to 600 euros refund for a delayed or cancelled flight and 1.414 euros for lost luggage.

Tianjin Airlines flight claim compensation: European law and Montreal Convention

Tianjin Airlines European compensation: delay, cancellation and overbooking

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Only when any of these 2 circumstances occur:

  1. if it is an european airline or…
  2. if the flight departs from europe

Compensation brief under Eu law: Tianjin Airlines delayed, cancelled and overbooked fligh

brief – Tianjin Airlines flight compensation according to EU 261/2004 Regulation
Flight Distance (Km) Tianjin Airlines Compensation Claim
– 1.500 km € 250 Claim € 250
1.500 Km – 3.500 Km € 400 Claim € 400
+ 3.500 Km € 600 Claim € 600


Tianjin Airlines Expenses


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Tianjin Airlines E.g. compensation according to european law

  • Flight delay from Milan to Zurich: -1.500 km = € 250 + expenses.
  • Flight delay from Tenrife to Bilbao: Between 1.500 km and 3.500 km = € 400 + expenses.
  • Flight cancellation from Brussels to Tokyo: More than 3.500 km = € 600 + expenses.

Tianjin Airlines Compensations under Montreal Convention for delays, cancellations, overbooked flights and baggage

Tianjin Airlines delay compensation

Only applicable when these 2 circumstances happen simultaneously:

  1. All baggage claims even if the airline is european
  2. When the airline is not European and the flight does not depart from Europe

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

Montreal Convention table: Tianjin 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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Tianjin Airlines lost baggage or delayed luggage compensation

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If you want to Claim Tianjin Airlines for baggage delay you can get a compensation of 1.414 euros + expenses.

Summary: Tianjin Airlines 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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Important: Fill the PIR: Property Irregularity Report to claim for the baggage to Tianjin Airlines

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What is the PIR of Tianjin Airlines?

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

  • Ref code
  • Flight
  • Number of lost suitcase
  • Date
  • Problem
  • Colour and type
  • Name

What the law says about Tianjin Airlines cancellations

Tianjin Airlines cancellations notified more than fourteen days before date of departure:

James has received a text from Tianjin Airlines telling him that his flight in 24 days is cancelled. He does not have a right to compensation under the EU Regulation but may seek a refund of his flight cost. If there is not proof of message from Tianjin Airlines he will be entitled to a compensation too.

Tianjin Airlines cancellations notified between seven and fourteen days before date of departure:

Mario has received a text from Tianjin Airlines notifying him that his flight in 12 days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by Tianjin Airlines between 7 and 14 days before his departure and his flight departs more than two hours before the original scheduled time of departure and arrives more than four hours after the original scheduled arrival time.

Tianjin Airlines cancelled flight notified less than seven days before departure:

Julian has received a mail from Tianjin Airlines notifying him that his flight in 2 days is cancelled. He has a right to compensation as his flight was cancelled by Tianjin Airlines less than seven 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.

Tianjin Airlines “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 Tianjin Airlines?

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

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How far back can you go with claiming flight delay compensation to Tianjin Airlines

Deadline to claim a flight to Tianjin Airlines: 2 to 5 years as a general rule, contingent 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.

Documentation to claim properly to Tianjin Airlines:


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Boarding pass

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Personal ID

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Some advice to claim Tianjin Airlines

Keep all Tianjin Airlines flight documents

keep safe the boarding pass and e-ticket Tianjin Airlines gave you. You don’t want to get rid of them. They are often very useful to claim Tianjin Airlines.

Tianjin Airlines delayed flights for 3 or more hours

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

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Overbooking at Tianjin Airlines flight

Tianjin Airlines Overbooking: When Tianjin Airlines sells more tickets than the possible number of people they can take.

The overbooking is legal, but you are entitled to a compensation up to € 600.

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

When the Tianjin Airlines 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 Tianjin Airlines refuses them access to the plane.

How do I know how long the Tianjin Airlines flight delay has been?

Tianjin Airlines flight delay time

  1. Have a Lexority lawyer to tell you how long the Tianjin Airlines flight has been delayed without a doubt. Take in to account that the following websites are not always accurate and need a payment record.
  2. You can use the web Flight Stats where if you register you can see the Tianjin Airlines status of all flights including those of years ago.
  3. Another option is to go to Flight Radar where you can see the last seven days Tianjin Airlines flight delays without registering. If you register you can also see delayed flights from up to two years ago.

Note: When the Tianjin Airlines delay is very close to 3 hours, Flightradar24 is not 100% reliable, since it shows the time of landing, but not the exit from the plane, which is what the regulations imposes has to be taken in consideration.