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HAD A DELAYED FLIGHT?

Claim BA Flight Delay Compensation

If you’ve had a delayed flight with British Airways (BA), you may be able to claim compensation.

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British Airways (BA) external link icon light blue is the UK’s flagship airline, flying out more than 40 million people every year. Although their service is usually seamless, sometimes delays can occur. If you have experienced a flight delay with BA, then you may be able to claim compensation. At Claims Bible, we can make the claims process simple, stress-free and as fast as possible.

What are BA flight delay claims?

When a BA flight is delayed for an extended time, you can claim compensation for the inconvenience. There are certain laws that all airlines in the UK and EU must adhere to, such as EC Regulation 261/2004. external link icon light blue This means that any BA flight that is delayed for a significant period of time and meets certain criteria you can seek compensation.

How to check your eligibility for a BA flight delay claim

Understanding whether or not you can claim for a delayed flight requires looking at a few things, such as the distance of the flight and the cause of the delay. At Claims Bible, we can help you check your eligibility for a BA flight delay claim by looking at the following areas:

  • Flight Destination: To be eligible for a claim, your flight will need to have departed or arrived from a UK/EU airport or with a UK/EU-based airline such as BA.
  • Delay Duration: Your flight must have been delayed for at least three hours to claim for compensation.
  • Cause of the Delay: The cause of delay will also impact the ability to claim, as extraordinary circumstances external link icon light blue fall outside of the regulations. These circumstances include things like extreme weather or political instability.

How to make a BA flight delay claim

To make your flight delay claim against BA, we would recommend working with our team at Claims Bible as the process can take a fair bit of effort. We can handle the claims process on your behalf, ensuring a fast, worry-free experience. Here’s how we do it:

  • Getting Documents: First, we’ll need to get all of the necessary documents to support your claim. This will include things like your flight details, boarding pass, and any correspondence with BA regarding the delay.
  • Submitting Your Claim: We’ll make sure BA gets your claim by submitting it directly to them via their website. We’ll offer all of the evidence and documents we’ve gathered to support your claim.
  • Follow Up: Once we’ve submitted your claim, we’ll monitor the status or your claim and ensure you are kept up to date. If any additional information is requested by BA, we’ll let you know.

What is the deadline to make a BA flight delay claim?

You don’t have to worry if you haven’t made your flight delay claim against BA right away. Under the regulations, you will have six years external link icon light blue to make your claim and seek compensation.

How much is a BA flight delay claim worth?

How much you can claim as compensation for a BA flight delay will largely depend on the type of flight you were taking. To give you a better idea of claim amounts, let’s go over the different levels of compensation available:

  • Flights under 1,500 km: £220 for delays of 3 hours or more.
  • Flights between 1,500 and 3,500 km: £350 for delays of 3 hours or more.
  • Flights over 3,500 km: £520 for delays of 4 hours or more.

How to start your BA flight delay claim

Getting your compensation through a flight delay claim against BA can prove to be quite time-consuming. Between gathering all of the documents and chasing up the status of your claim, it can be quite a stressful process. At Claims Bible, we aim to make things much easier for you by doing all of the hard work for you. Here’s how we do it:

  • Verifying Eligibility: We will first ensure that your situation meets the criteria for a flight delay claim against BA.
  • Contacting BA : Once we know more about your circumstances, we can move on to contacting BA about your claim.
  • Waiting for a Response: After submitting your claim, BA will need to spend some time reviewing it. This can take quite some time – up to several weeks – so we’ll monitor progress for you.

Let Claims Bible help with your flight compensation claim against BA

At Claims Bible, we understand that a delayed flight can cause a lot of inconvenience. That is why we make sure you get fair compensation from BA if you have experienced a flight delay with them. If you would like to learn more about making a claim, or would like us to get started for you, please get in touch with our friendly team at Claims Bible today.

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