Bulgaria Air Delayed / Canceled Flights Compensation

Bulgaria Air Flight Delay Compensation

If your Bulgaria Air delays for more than 3 hours, or was cancelled without prior notice, you may be eligible for compensation up to 600€ based on EU 261 rule.

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Bulgaria Air

Bulgaria Air is the national airline of Bulgaria whose central station is located at Sofia Airport in Sofia. The organization is claimed by Chimimport Inc. Bulgaria Air started working after Bulgarian Airlines named Balkan get bankrupted. The Bulgaria Air was transferred to private ownership in 2006 and it turned into a member of international air Transport Association (IATA’s) in 2008. The Bulgaria Air has provided two types of Airbuses, one is Bae, Embraer, Avro, and the other is Boeing. Its aggregate number of aircraft is 13.

How much can I claim for Bulgaria Air delayed flight?

The amount of compensation varies between 250 to 600 Euros depending upon the length of the delay and distance of your flight.

The table below shows the receivable compensation that you can request for Bulgaria Air delay claim:

Short distance
(up to 1500 km)
Medium distance
(1501 to 3500 km)
(more than 3500 km)
e.g., Frankfurt to Madrid e.g., Frankfurt to Istanbul e.g., Frankfurt to New York
€250 €400 €600*

* the amount may get reduced by 50%, i.e., you may get up to 300€ for a distance of over 3500 km if EU borders were not crossed.

Your Flight Has Been Delayed or Canceled. What Should You Do?


Ask a reason for the delay

Ask the airline for the reason behind the delay. Get confirmation in writing from the airlines’ customer service.

Note Arrival Time

Note the flights’ arrival time, i.e., when the aircraft door was opened and passengers were allowed to step out.

Collect Evidence

Collect evidence such as pictures of arrival board, boarding pass, receipts, etc., to prove the delay.

Check your Eligibility

Enter your flight details into our compensation checker to check if you are eligible for compensation.

Exchange Contacts

Exchange contact information of co-passengers (which can act as evidence while asking for compensation).

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Flight departure delays

If there’s a delay at departure, you are eligible for the “Right to Care.” The airlines must offer:

For 2+ Hours of Flight Delays


Free meals and refreshments.


2 free phone calls, email or fax service.

For 5+ Hours of Flight Delays


Free meals and refreshments.


2 free phone calls, email or fax service.


Re-routed to the earliest available flight


Refund of the ticket cost, if you were unwilling to travel


Hotel accommodation & transport facility for an overnight delay.

Was your flight delayed for more than 3 hours?

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EC rules and regulations regarding Flight Delay

As a result of the regulation, the travelers don’t need to take pressure of what will happen to the amount they utilized in case of postponement or cancellation of flight.

If the traveler wants to assert for the remuneration, we will have the capacity to help you through our Claim Flights Calculator. This calculator will give you the sum you can get as remuneration by simply giving subtle elements of your flight, destination, and cancelation and reason of deferral.

The regulation contains procurements and criteria of compensation, if the flight is delay or postpone. The principles say that if the flight distance is 3500 km and the postpone time is more than the four hours, or in case of intra-country flight with a deferral of three hours with the flight distance of 1500 km or with 2 hours or less postpone, travelers may demand for remuneration.

In any case, one has to observe the postponement not ought to be because of unprecedented causes. Besides, travelers are permitted to wipe out their flights and get reward if the postponement time is greater than 45 hours.

The accompanying are some of the guidelines of Flight cancellations and deferrals through which the remuneration is given to the travelers:

Within EU:

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

Between EU Airport And Non-EU Airport:

  1. If you travel up to 1,500 km or less, then you can claim up to 250€
  2. If the distance is between 1,500 – 3,500 km, then you can claim up to 400€
  3. 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 a 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.

Department of Transportation also known as DOT has set certain air-travel rights for people who are travelling from US to EU. If you are bumped due to overbooking, delayed for 3 hours or went through flight cancelation, you have right to claim for compensation. You can use our online calculator to check how much amount you can claim for.

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Am I Eligible To Claim Compensation?

EC Regulation 261/2004 is a European Union Regulation, it applies to EU and Non-EU airspace. 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 airline).

Thus you are eligible to claim compensation for flights departed or which were scheduled to depart from an EU airport.

Origin and Destination EU Airline Non-EU Airline
EU ✈ Non-EU
Non-EU ✈ EU
Non-EU ✈ Non-EU

How to claim compensation for delayed or canceled flights?

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Collaborators of the Bulgaria Air

Bulgaria Air is an accomplice of LSG Sky Chefs. It also performs its services in media brand named “Bulgaria On Air” which was made on 9 September 2011. Bulgaria Air and M-SAT cabel claim it. The media incorporates two types of magazines, one is Bulgaria On Air Inflight Magazine and the other is Bulgaria On Air The Business Magazine. Bulgaria Air with the help of LSG Sky Chefs made airline organization called Silver Wings. The aggregate speculation for Bulgaria Air compasses to $1.3 million. It has also joined partnership with Virgin Atlantic, Olympic Airlines and SixT.

Bulgarian Air

source: Wikimedia Commons

Interline and Code-Share Agreements of Bulgaria Air

It has interlined concurrences with various airlines named TAM Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Finnair and American Airlines. It is a non-mandatory agreement between airlines, which prescribes rules, and regulation for passengers travelling, which require various flights on different airlines. Such assertions permit a traveler to change their flight and airline without facing difficulties in gathering his luggage. Alitalia, Air Serbia, Czech Airlines, KLM Air, Air Berlin, Aeroloft and Iberian Air France are some of the airlines with which Bulgaria Air enters in the agreement of code share.

Routes of Bulgaria air

Bulgaria Air navigates both global and domestic passages. The landing places for domestic flights are Bourgas and Var while continents named Europe Africa and Asia are the destinations for its international flights.

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Dr. Mirko C. Ulbrich is founder and CEO at Claim Flights GmbH. He has made many Himalaya hiking trips, but has found a passion to grow roses and go hiking in the alpes.

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