Eurowings Flight Delay Compensation

For Eurowings flight delays of more than 3 hours, you could claim flight delay compensation up to 600€ under EU law. We’re here to help you with Eurowings delay compensation on a ‘No Win No Fee’ basis.

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Here is an ultimate guide to claiming compensation for Eurowings flight delays, cancellations, and denied boarding due to overbooking under EU Regulation EC 261/2004.

Eurowings Flight Delays or Cancellations Rights

Was your Eurowings flight delayed or canceled? Don’t stress so much! You could be entitled to compensation of up to 600€ ($700) for Eurowings flight delays and cancellations under European Regulation EC 261.

Whereas to be eligible for flight delay compensation claim under EU law, you must have departed or arrived at an EU airport, and the flight must have been delayed for more than three hours at the final destination.

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Eurowings Air Passenger Rights to Compensation

Here is all you need to know about your rights to claim compensation under the EU law EC 261 for Eurowings flight delay or cancellation.

For Eurowings flight delays of more than 3 hours, cancellations without prior notice of at least 14 days, and denied boarding due to overbooking, you could be eligible for compensation under the EC Regulation 261/2004.

Whereas, to claim under European law, your flight shouldn’t be delayed or canceled due to any extraordinary circumstances beyond Eurowings Airlines’ control.

Let’s read further to understand when to claim, how to claim, and how much to claim for Eurowings delayed or canceled flights.

Eurowings Compensation for Delayed Flights

For Eurowings flight delays of more than three hours on arrival, you could be entitled to claim Eurowings delayed flight compensation of up to 600€ per person.

You are eligible for financial compensation for Eurowings delayed flights if …

  1. your flight was delayed for 3 or more hours
  2. it was delayed on arrivals, i.e., at the final destination
  3. you departed from an EU airport or landed at an EU airport
  4. and the delay was not due to extraordinary circumstances

Note: Extraordinary circumstances are beyond the airlines’ control, such as bad weather, Tsunami, Coronavirus, or some ‘Act of God.’ As the airlines are not responsible for disruptions caused due to such circumstances, thus you could not be eligible to claim Eurowings compensation.

How much can you claim for Eurowings flight delays or cancellations?

The amount of compensation varies from 250€ to 600€. It depends upon the route distance and the length of the delay.

The table below clarifies how much you can claim for Eurowings’ delayed or canceled flights.

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.

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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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Eurowings flight departure delays

If the Eurowings flight delays for more than two hours, passengers are entitled to ‘Right to Care’ assistance. And, for delays over 5 hours, you can claim Eurowings delayed flight refund.

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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Eurowings canceled flight compensation

If you experience Eurowings flight cancellations, you could be eligible for compensation under European Regulation EC 261/2004.

The amount of compensation for a canceled flight is between 125€ and 600€ depending upon …

  • days you were informed before
  • the length of delay, and
  • route distance

If Eurowings Airlines cancel your flight without prior notice of at least 14 days, you could be entitled to compensation or a full refund.

If Eurowings’ flight was canceled, you have two options to choose from …

  • apply for a refund, or
  • ask for an alternative flight

If your alternate flight delays for more than 2 hours of waiting time, you could be entitled to compensation under EU law.

You could not claim compensation for flight cancellation due to extraordinary circumstances

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Eurowings Missed Connection; How Does It Work?

You may be entitled to Eurowings missed connecting flight compensation under the European Union Regulation EC 261 if …

  1. the entire journey was booked under one booking reference
  2. and the delay at the final destination was more than three hours

You could claim up to 600€ for a missed flight. To be eligible for compensation, you must satisfy the above criteria.

Eurowings overbooking compensation

If you were denied boarding due to overbooking, you could qualify for compensation under EU law.

Whereas to claim compensation …

  1. it is necessary for you to not give up your seat voluntarily in exchange for some vouchers,
  2. you presented yourself at the airport on time
  3. you had all the travel documents
  4. the departure or arrival airport belongs to the EU member states

In case you were offered an alternate flight of your choice but reached the destination later than two hours, you could ask for compensation.

How to claim compensation for delayed or canceled flights?

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Helpful information about Eurowings Airlines

Another famous subsidiary of Lufthansa Group is Eurowings, whose headquarters is at Dusseldorf. This specific airline connects European and domestic destinations and is pretty much a low cost. Cologne Bonn Airport is one of the main operating bases among 10 other airports.

Back in 1997, Germanwings was a division of the Eurowings. However, later in 2008, it came under the Lufthansa Group and now operates as Eurowings.

Fleet Size and Destinations
The airline has a fleet of 149 aircraft, which serves 20 domestic and 128 international destinations in 42 countries.

Following are the famous destinations that Eurowings Airlines flies to:

Country City
Germany Freiburg, Berlin, Cologne/Bonn, Dresden, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hanover, Heringsdorf, Karlsruhe, Leipzig, Munich, Nuremberg, Saarbrücken, Stuttgart, Weeze
United Kingdom Birmingham, Cardiff, East Midlands, Edinburgh, London, London, Manchester, Newcastle, Newquay
Italy Bari, Cagliari, Catania, Lamezia Terme, Milan, Naples, Olbia, Rome, Venice, Verona
United States Anchorage, Fort Myers, Las Vegas, Miami, Newark, New York City, Phoenix
Spain Alicante, Barcelona, Bilbao, Lanzarote, Palma de Mallorca, Valencia
Croatia Dubrovnik, Osijek, Pula, Rijeka, Split, Zadar, Zagreb
France Mulhouse, Lyon, Montpellier, Nice, Paris, Toulouse
Poland Krakow, Poznań, Warsaw, Wroclaw
Austria Klagenfurt, Salzburg, Vienna
Switzerland Basel, Geneva, Zürich
Sweden Gothenburg, Stockholm
Greece Kavala, Thessaloniki
Cuba Havana, Varadero
Channel Islands Guernsey, Jersey
Portugal Lisbon, Porto
Mauritius Port Louis
Dominican Republic Punta Cana
Barbados Bridgetown
Romania Bucharest
Netherlands Amsterdam
Iceland Reykjavík
Namibia Windhoek
Kosovo Pristina
Hungary Budapest
Belgium Brussels
Thailand Bangkok
Canada Calgary
Ireland Dublin
Czech Republic Prague
Bosnia and Herzegovina Mostar
Albania Tirana
Norway Oslo
Eurowings Baggage Policy
Ticket Type Hand Baggage Max. Size Max. Weight
Basic 1 Bag 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8kg
Smart 1 Bag 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8kg
Best 2 Bag 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8kg

Note :

  1. Each passenger may carry on board a further small item of hand luggage, not exceeding 40 x 30 x 10 cm (e.g., laptop bag, handbag, briefcase, folder satchel, etc.
  2. Folding garment bags are considered hand luggage up to a size of 57 x 54 x 15 cm.
Checked Baggage
Ticket Type Hand Baggage Max. Weight
Smart Fare 1 Bag 23 kg
Best Fare 2 Bag
BIZclass Fare 2 Bag 32 kg

If your baggage is damaged or lost during transportation, you may be entitled to Eurowings lost or delayed baggage compensation. You must be ready with your travel documents and your lost or damaged baggage report. You need to send a written statement to an email address:

Eurowings Ticket Cancellation Policy
Only if you have booked your ticket under the Flex option can cancel your ticket on the same day of departure before online check-in closes with no extra charge.

If you have booked your ticket through other options, you cannot cancel your booking due to the airline’s low-cost price.

Eurowings Reviews
Eurowings Airlines have been rated 3 out of 10 stars by Skytraxreviewed by more than 360+ air passengers as of 28th June 2022. SkyTrax rates airlines based upon their quality, time performance, and services.

In terms of on-board services, Eurowings air passengers gave 2 stars out of 5 for inflight entertainment, food & beverages, seat comfort, and staff service.

Eurowings Contact Information
These links might be useful for you to contact Eurowings directly:

Website: Eurowings

Social Accounts: Twitter | Facebook

Contact: +49 (0) 221 599 882 22

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Petya Petrova

Petya Petrova

International Legal Strategist

Petya Petrova-Racheva holds a Master of Law (LLM) degree, and has broad knowledge of European Laws in different countries. She loves travelling and her dog, as well as her family.

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