Refunds, Reimbursement, and Compensation: Lot Polish Airlines

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If you believe you may be entitled to flight delay compensation or flight cancellation compensation from LOT - Polish Airlines, you have arrived at the correct destination. We can clarify your air passenger rights and provide the necessary assistance to obtain up to US$650 compensation per person. Based on our records of LOT - Polish Airlines flights in recent times, there were 1729 departures during the last 24 hours, out of which 56.16% departed on time.

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LOT - Polish Airlines Flight Delays Today

How many flights by LOT - Polish Airlines experienced a delay today?

  • Our data shows that 3 flights by LOT - Polish Airlines were delayed for more than 3 hours within a 24-hour period.

  • 0 of domestic flights and 0.23% of international flights by LOT - Polish Airlines were delayed more than 3 hours.

  • If you arrive at your destination more than 3 hours late, you may be entitled to compensation. Check here.

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Compensation for a Delayed Flight by LOT - Polish Airlines

Even though LOT - Polish Airlines tries to keep to their schedule, flights may still arrive late. Fortunately, as a passenger, you are protected by air passenger rights when LOT - Polish Airlines flights are delayed.

Since LOT - Polish Airlines is based in the EU, nearly all of its flights are protected by EC 261, one of the most comprehensive laws globally protecting air passenger rights.

EC Regulation 261 gives passengers the right to claim compensation for delayed, cancelled, or overbooked flights that are not their fault.

There are some extraordinary circumstances such as bad weather or airport problems that may exempt airlines from paying compensation. However, if the delay is caused by technical issues or a strike by airline staff, you will likely be eligible for compensation under Regulation (EC) No. 261/2004.

Additionally, you generally have up to 3 years to make a claim for compensation for a delayed LOT - Polish Airlines flight. Just enter your flight information, and our user-friendly flight delay compensation calculator will determine if you qualify for monetary compensation, and our team of professionals will be available to help you obtain it.

Delayed or canceled flight with LOT - Polish Airlines? Find out if you're owed up to $700 in compensation

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LOT - Polish Airlines: Flight Canceled Today

How many LOT - Polish Airlines flights were cancelled today?

  • Recent data indicates that LOT - Polish Airlines has cleared 56 within 24 hours.

  • 5.65% of domestic flights and 2.45% of international flights have been cancelled.

  • Are you entitled to compensation if your flight is cancelled with less than 14 days notice from the scheduled departure date? You may be entitled to compensation up to US$650. Check here.

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Flight Cancellation Compensation LOT - Polish Airlines

In the event of a LOT - Polish Airlines flight cancellation, European laws on air passenger rights are clear: LOT - Polish Airlines must offer you alternative transportation to get to your destination or, if you prefer, a refund.

Furthermore, if you received a notice regarding cancellation less than 14 days before departure, you may also be eligible to claim compensation of up to US$650 per person.

When LOT - Polish Airlines cancels flights, it will usually attempt to rebook passengers on another flight at no extra cost. If this does not work for you, you may request other changes or choose to no longer take the trip.

If LOT - Polish Airlines books you a new flight that arrives at a similar time to your original flight, it is not required to pay compensation. This is because your plans will have minimal disruption. However, in many cases, passengers whose flights are cancelled at the last minute have the right to file a claim for compensation against LOT - Polish Airlines.

These rights do not apply if the flight cancellation was caused by an event beyond LOT - Polish Airlines's control, such as severe weather conditions or an accident at the airport. Such events are referred to as exceptional circumstances.

Find out more about your right to compensation for a cancelled flight here.

Claim up to $700 in compensation if your flight has been delayed, canceled, or overbooked within the last 3 years.

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Air Passenger Rights and Flight Compensation

Because LOT - Polish Airlines is based within the EU, almost all the flights they offer are protected by EC 261, one of the world's most comprehensive laws for air passenger rights.

EC Regulation 261 gives passengers the right to claim compensation when they have suffered delayed, canceled, or overbooked flights over which they are not at fault.

Passengers also have the right to seek compensation for earlier flights; it is often still possible to submit claims for flights in the last 3 years.

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How Much LOT - Polish Airlines Flight Compensation?

DistanceCompensation
All flights under 1,500 kmUp to €250 per person
Internal EU flights over 1,500 kmUp to €400 per person
Non-internal EU flights between 1,500 - 3,500 kmUp to €400 per person
Non-internal EU flights over 3,500 kmUp to €600 per person

The table shows values in € as specified in EC Regulation 261

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As with any law, there are exceptions and special circumstances that may affect any specific claim, including the amount due for compensation. AirHelp makes it easy to check compensation here.

Flight statistics: delays and cancellations of LOT - Polish Airlines

Punctuality of LOT - Polish Airlines (24 hours):

Total flights: 1729
On-time flights: 971
Punctuality rate: about 56.16% of all flights were on time
Long delays (greater than 3 hours): 3
Flight cancellations: 56

The number of flights shown is an estimate based on internal and third-party databases.


About Lot Polish Airlines

LOT Polish Airlines are the largest airline registered in Poland. The lines exist since 1929. LOT also belongs to the Star Alliance alliance with airlines such as Lufthansa and SAS. The LOT fleet is one of the youngest in Europe and has 6 Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners serving long-haul flights.

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