Is your fight from or to Sumburgh Airport delayed?
Does your flight to or from Sumburgh Airport fall under Regulation 261/2004 and did you arrive at your final destination with more than three hours delay? If so, you may be entitled to compensation for loss of time.
When are you entitled to a flight delay compensation to or from Sumburgh Airport
To be entitled to compensation, your delayed flight must meet the following flight delay rules:
- The flight departed from an EU airport
- Or the flight departed from outside the EU, but you fly with an European airline
- And the flight arrived at the end destination with a delay of three hours or more
You are not entitled to compensation if the delay was caused by extraordinary circumstances
There are situations when affected passengers are not entitled to compensation for delayed flights. This is the case when the airline is not responsible for the flight delays due to extraordinary circumstances. Examples of these include bad weather conditions, air traffic control strikes, strikes of airport staff, chaos at baggage handling or acts of terrorism.
Your right to compensation for your delayed flight to or from Sumburgh Airport
The amount of compensation is based on the distance of the flight to or from Sumburgh Airport. Regulation 261/2004 sets out the following amounts:
- €250 compensation for a delayed flight up to 1500 km
- €400 compensation for a delayed flight between 1500 and 3500 km
- €600 compensation for a delayed flight exceeding 3500 km
When the distance of your flight is 3500 km or more and you arrive with a delay between three or four hours, you are entitled to 50% of the compensation amount.
* The route with which you flew and the airline that performed the airline are key in determining if your flight will fall within the scope of the EC 261 Regulation (and is entitled to Euro’s).
Flight delays to or form Sumburgh Airport with a right to compensation
EUclaim analyses about 13 million flight, news and weather reports every day. Based on this information, we compile an up-to-date list of delayed flights. Is your flight delayed? Then check the list to see if your flight is on it.
Recently delayed flights from or to Sumburgh Airport
Your rights regarding a flight delay of two hours or more
Was your flight delayed two hours or more? This means that the airline was obliged to provide you with food, drink and, if necessary, hotel accommodation.
EUclaim was founded in 2007 and helps airpassengers receive compensation from the airline. With our access to the Lennoc Flight Intelligence database, we are able to review over 3 million flights a day a and test them against the rules compliant with Regulation 261/2004 or The Air Passenger Rights and Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. Our data combined with our team of legal experts guarantees our 97 percent success rate in court. EUclaim helps you get compensation for your flight delay or flight cancellation!
Did you fly to or from Sumburgh Airport and was your flight delayed?
Were you on a delayed flight to or from Sumburgh Airport? Check below to see if you are eligible for compensation.
File a claim
Does our database indicate that you are entitled to compensation? Then submit your claim right away if the Sumburgh Airport is in The Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, United Kingdom or Spain. Are you in another country? Unfortunately EUclaim has no legal services in other countries. Is that the case with your delay? Please submit your claim directly to the airline.
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