London Stansted Airport Flight Compensation

For flight delays or cancellations, if you had your flight from an EU airport, or to an EU airport with an EU regulated airline, you are entitled to compensation up to 600€ based on EC 261 rule.

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London Stansted Flight Delay / Cancellation Compensation

EU airline flight departed from London to New York and it was delayed on arrival for more than 3 hours? Or you were denied to board the flight due to overselling flight tickets? Or your flight has been cancelled without any prior notice? Worry Not. Air passenger rights regulation known as EC Regulation 261/2004 allows you to claim compensation from the airlines in such cases where the delay or cancellation has been caused due to airline fault. As Stansted air passenger, you should know the rights according to the EU regulation and should not hesitate to make a claim.

Depending on the flight distance and the delay of your flight, you may be entitled to compensation of between €250 and €600. EC 261 Rule also applies in case if you miss the connecting flight due to the delay of the first flight or flight route changes or for any technical or mechanical fault. Air passengers can also ask for assistance like refreshments and accommodation from the airlines if required suppose your flight cancelled without any notice or overnight or long hour flight delays. To know more about your air passenger’s rights read EU Air Passenger Rights.

Claim Compensation from Airlines – EU Air Passenger rights

Stansted Airport is one of the fastest expanding airports in the United Kingdom. Stansted Airport flights are known to be punctual and on average flights are not delayed by more than seven to eight minutes. Although flight delays at Stansted Airport are a rare phenomenon, passengers can still claim compensation in case of flight delay, cancellation or denied boarding due to overbooking under EU regulation 261/2004. Many passengers are unaware of their rights and often wonder whether they are entitled to claim compensation or not. Compensation for flight delays or cancellations or for denied boarding, you can approach the airlines directly. If they don’t help you can always approach us (Claim Flights) we believe in working with “No Win-No Fee” policy that is you don’t pay until we get the compensation from the airline for you.

London-Stansted Airport

As the name suggest, the London Stansted International Airport is located in Stansted Mountfitchet. IATA Code of London Stansted Airport is STN. Stansted STN Airport serves as a base for number of low cost airline groups but it is the largest base for Ryanair which is connected to more than 100 destinations across Europe and the World. London-Stansted Airport is owned and operated by Manchester Airports Group (MAG) which also happens to own three more UK Airports. STN Airport is the forth busiest airport in United Kingdom after London-Heathrow, Gatwick and Manchester. London Stansted Airport is made of an oblong glass building which is divided into 3 areas: departures at the back left, arrivals on the back and check-ins and main concourse at the front. There is no main Terminal; instead there are 3 oblong satellites building in which the gates are located. , Although exit for the domestic airline passengers is separate from the international ones located at the far left of the main entrance.

London-Stansted Airport Destinations

London Stansted Airport serves both domestic and international flights destination. The famous destinations to which STN Airport connects to are Larnaca, Amsterdam, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Munich, Naples, Prague, Vienna, Stuttgart, Athens, Barcelona, Basel/Mulhouse, Bologna, Bordeaux, Milan, Antalya, Madrid, Malaga, etc.

List Of Airlines Operating at London -Stansted Airport

Airline Country Cities/City
Ryanair Spain Alicante, Barcelona, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Jerez de la Frontera, Madrid, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca, , Santander, Santiago de Compostela, Seville, Tenerife, Castellon, Murcia, Valencia, Zaragoza
Italy Ancona, Bari, Brindisi, Milan (Malpensa & Bergamo), Genoa, Pisa, Turin, Palermo, Lamezia Terme, Pescara, Rome-Ciampino, Treviso, Verona
Germany Bremen, Frankfurt, Nuremberg, Stuttgart, Memmingen, Berlin-Schonefeld, Cologne/Bonn, Dortmund, Karlsruhe/Baden, Leipzig/Halle
France Bordeaux, Biarritz, Carcassonne, Dinard, La Rochelle, Limoges, Lourdes, Marseille, Poitiers, Tours
Poland Gdansk, Katowice, Poznan, Bydgoszcz, Krakow, Rzeszow, Lublin, Lodz, Szczecin, Wroclaw
Sweden Gothenburg-Landvetter, Stockholm (Skavsta & Vasteras)
Ireland Cork, Dublin, Shannon, Derry, Kerry, Knock
Czech Republic Brno, Ostrava, Prague
Morocco Fez, Marrakesh, Rabat
Romania Bucharest, Timisoara
Greece Athens, Thessaloniki
Portugal Faro, Lisbon, Porto
United Kingdom Glasgow, Edinburgh
Lithuania Palanga, Vilnius
Denmark Aarhus, Billund
Switzerland Basel/Mulhouse
Austria Linz, Salzburg
Slovakia Bratislava
Netherland Eindhoven
Montenegro Podgorica
Hungary Budapest
Italy Perugia
Bulgaria Plovdiv
Estonia Tallinn
Croatia Osijek
Cyprus Paphos
Bulgaria Sofia
Malta Luqa
EasyJet Spain Asturias, Bilbao, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca
United Kingdom Edinburgh, Glasgow
Italy Cagliari, Naples
Netherlands Amsterdam
Slovenia Ljubljana
Ireland Belfast
Germany Munich
Czech Republic Prague
France Nice
Thomson Airways Spain Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Tenerife
Mexico Cancun
Cyprus Paphos
Pegasus Airlines Turkey Istanbul-Sabiha Gokcen, Izmir
Cyprus Ercan
Eurowings operated by Germanwings Germany Cologne/Bonn, Hannover, Stuttgart
British Airways operated by BA CityFlyer Germany Berlin-Tegel
Air Moldova Moldova Chisinau
Cobalt Air Cyprus Larnaca

Seasonal Flights Destinations & List Of Airlines Operating at London Stansted Airport

Airline Country Cities/City
Thomson Airways Greece Corfu, Cephalonia, Kos, Rhodes, Zakynthos
Spain Ibiza, Minorca, Palma de Mallorca
Austria Innsbruck, Salzburg
Turkey Antalya, Dalaman
United states Orlando/Sanford
France Grenoble
Italy Turin
Portugal Faro
EasyJet Iceland Reykjavik-Keflavik
Croatia Dubrovnik, Split
Turkey Bodrum, Dalaman
Greece Zakynthos
France Grenoble
Switzerland Geneva
Spain Ibiza
Bulgaria Sofia
Ryanair Greece Chania, Corfu, Cephalonia, Kos, Rhodes
Spain Almeria, Ibiza, Girona
Croatia Pula, Rijeka, Zadar
Italy Alghero, Comiso
France Brive, Grenoble
Portugal Ponta Delgada
Norway Sandefjord
Thomas Cook Airlines Spain Almeria, Ibiza, Gran Canaria, Palma de Mallorca, Minorca, Reus
Greece Corfu, Cephalonia, Kos, Rhodes, Skiathos, Zakynthos
United States Las Vegas, Orlando
Turkey Antalya, Dalaman
Cyprus Larnaca
Mexico Cancun
Titan Airways France Calvi, Chambery, Figari, Grenoble, Ossun
Turkey Dalaman
Greece Preveza

Flight Delays / Cancellation / Denied Boarding Problems

Flight delays or cancellations can be the reason of inconvenience usually faced by flight passengers, it’s even frustrating when you are denied boarding to board your flight. These issues were considered by European Union and thus EC Regulation 261/2004 was made in year 2004. EC Regulation 261/2004 entitles Stansted flight passengers to claim financial compensation up to 600€ for flight delays, flight cancellations and for denied boarding. To know further about your rights on flight delay, please read the below EU 261 Rule. You are eligible to claim if the airline is responsible for flight delay, flight cancellation or for denied boarding due to overselling flight seats.

What is EC Regulation 261/2004? How EC Regulation 261/2004 helps EU Air Passengers

EC Regulation 261/2004 (dated 17 February 2005) applies to air passengers departing from any EU airport, or from a non-EU airport with an EU airline to an EU destination. Passengers must note that flight delay compensation is subject to certain conditions and exceptions. There will be no compensation for a delays / cancellations caused by an extraordinary circumstance, under which such delays / cancellations becomes uncontrollable. An example of such situations includes bad weather or security concerns such as fear of a terror attack. In such situations, passengers will not be given any compensation.

Nevertheless, if there is a delay of more than 4 hours for a flight of 3500 km or more; delay of 3 hours or more in intra-community flight of 1500 km or more; and delay of 3 hours in case of flight under 1500 km, the passenger is entitled to claim compensation under EU norms as set by EU Regulation 261 of 2004. This entitlement is when the delay is not caused by an extraordinary circumstances.

If you are an air passenger travelled from Palma Airport and your flight was delayed on arrival for more than 3 hours or you have booked your flight ticket from Palma to anywhere in world and your flight was cancelled (without any prior notice) and for reasons which could be easily avoided by the airlines or was under control of respective authority then according to EC Regulation 261/2004, flight passengers can claim compensation up to 600€ for flight delays. This takes into account the distance that you travelled.

Within EU:

  • If you travel up to 1,500 km or less, then you can claim up to 250€
  • And over 1,500 km, you can claim up to 400€

Between EU Airport And Non-EU Airport:

  • If you travel up to 1,500 km or less, then you can claim up to 250€
  • If the distance is between 1,500 – 3,500 km, then you can claim up to 400€
  • And if the distance is more than 3500 km and flight delays for more than 4 hours, then you can claim up to 600€

Note: If you are travelling to a Non-European country from a Non-European country by an European Flight, EU 261 Rule won’t apply to you. It is only applied in the case of EU based flights travelling within Europe or to or from an EU Member State.

As mentioned above, If you are a KLM air passenger and your flight has been delayed or cancelled (without any prior notice) or for reasons which could have been easily solved then according to Regulation (EC) No. 261/2004, you can get up to 600€ as flight delay compensation.

This takes into account distance that you travelled both within Europe and Outside Europe and the time for flight delay which should be more than 3 hours.

Am I Eligible to Claim Compensation?

EU 261 Rule is a European law; it applies to EU Air Space. You do not have to be an EU citizen to claim flight compensation. This means that you can claim on flights departing from any airport located in the EU (with any airline) or arriving in the EU (with an EU registered airline).
Table to the right, explains clearly if you are eligible to claim compensation for your delayed flight with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.

Origin and Destination EU Airline Non-EU Airline
From Inside EU to Outside EU Yes Yes
From Inside EU to Inside EU Yes Yes
From Outside EU to Inside EU Yes No
From Outside EU to Outside EU No No

Flight Delay Compensation with CLAIM FLIGHTS

Many people don’t make use of their rights for delayed flights because they are unaware of the exact procedure by which they can make the claim. We (Claim fights) clearly describe the EU regulation on air passenger rights. We take care of your claim and keep you inform about the update of your case. You can calculate the exact claim amount of compensation with the help of the Claim Flights Flight Delay Compensation Calculator. Depending on the claim case, the amount of compensation can be vary between 250€ to 600€. Many passengers claim less in comparison to what they are entitled to. But Claim Flights helps you to get the fair compensation amount in right time.

Claim Flights – Flight Compensation Firm

If your flight has been delayed while you are travelling within Europe, flying with an EU registered flight or your booked flight cancelled and you want to claim compensation for the problem the airline has caused you, all you have to do is provide us with your flight details (flight number & flight date) and our claim experts will work with various other teams to collect data so that everything goes smoothly. Our team has access to flight information such as the time by which the flight was delayed, the reason for flight cancellation, flights departure and arrival time, etc. making us more likely to win the compensation.

How to Claim Flight Delay Compensation?

Claim Flights claiming process is very easy to use and to provide us the desired information doesn’t take more than 3 minutes of your precious time. We have access to a lot of information on flight delay and cancellation to claim flight compensation for your delayed or cancelled flights.

Claim Yourself Delayed Flight Compensation

If your flight is delayed for more than 3 hours or if your flight has been cancelled without prior notice of 2 weeks or if you were denied boarding due to overbooking of flight tickets, you can use our free claim letter template to write the letter to airline to claim compensation for your delayed/ cancelled/ overbooked flight in accordance with EU Regulation 261/2004. EC Regulation 261/2004 entitles European Union air passengers to claim up to 600 € compensation for a flight delay of 3 hours or more, flight cancellations or for denied boarding.

Calculate The Amount Airline Owes You

Passengers are often unaware of the law and end up claiming a very futile amount compared to what they are entitled to claim. At Claim Flights the exact compensation can be calculated with the help of the compensation calculator. Claim Flights takes up your case on a no win no fee basis and makes sure that you get right amount in time.

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