Vueling Compensation for Delayed or Cancelled Flight

Vueling Airlines Flight Delay Compensation

If your Vueling Airlines flight was delayed or canceled, you might have the right to compensation under European Regulation EC 261. The amount of compensation is up to 600€ ($700).

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Compensation for Vueling Flight Delays or Cancellations

If you had faced inconvenience due to Vueling flight delays or cancellations or if you were denied to board the flight due to oversold flight seats, then you have complete right to ask for compensation up to 600€ ($700) from Vueling Airlines as per EC Regulation 261/2004.

According to EC Regulation 261/2004, as a Vueling air passenger’s you can claim money back from the airlines if you booked your flight ticket with Vueling Airline and your flight was delayed for more than 3 hours or was canceled without prior notice of 2 weeks or you were denied boarding due to oversold flight tickets or if you missed the connecting flight or an international flight due to first flight delays or for any technical or mechanical faults which could have been easily controlled.

A team of claim experts at ClaimFlights can help you to demand money back from the airline without any legal or financial hassles. We take up your case on a No Win No Fee base. You have got nothing to lose at ClaimFlights but win compensation from the airlines.

People often claim futile amounts compared to the actual amount they are entitled to receive from the airline. Our free flight compensation calculator helps you to calculate the exact compensatory amount. Our claim professional makes sure that you get a fair amount at the right time.

Vueling Airlines Flight Delay / Cancellation / Overbooked Flight Problems

Flight delays and cancellations are usually a common problem faced by any flight passengers; there are instances when air passengers are not allowed to board their flight although they had valid flight tickets. In such cases, EC Regulation 261/2004, an European Union Regulation entitles air passengers to claim compensation for flight delays of more than 3 hours;

flight cancellations without prior notice, and for denied boarding. You may even claim compensation for delayed flights when you were offered a re-routed flight or an alternate flight in case of a change in your flight due to cancellations or overbooking.

How much can I claim for Vueling Airlines 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 Vueling Airlines 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).

Claim Money Back

Assign us your case for a hassle-free claim (we work on a "No Win – No Fee" basis) and Sit Back & Relax.

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 Regulation 261/2004 – Vueling Airlines Passenger Rights Regulation

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 compensation is subject to certain conditions and exceptions.

There will be no compensation for a delay or cancellation caused by an extraordinary circumstance under which such delay or cancellation becomes uncontrollable. Examples of such situations include bad weather or security concerns such as fear of a terror attack. In such cases, 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 an 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 the Regulation.

If you are the air passenger who traveled with Vueling Airlines and your flight was delayed or if your flight gets canceled (without any prior notice) or for any reasons which could have been easily solved, then according to Regulation (EC) No. 261/2004, you can claim up to 600€ as flight compensation. This considers the distance you traveled both within Europe and outside Europe and the time for flight delay, which should be more than 3 hours.

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

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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

ClaimFlights – Flight Compensation Firm (How We Can Help You To Claim Your Money Back)

If your flight has been delayed or canceled while you are traveling from or within Europe or flying with an EU registered flight and you want to claim compensation for the problem the airline has caused to you, all you have to do is provide us with your Vueling Airlines 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 claim expert team has access to flight information such as the time the flight was delayed, the reason for flight cancellation, flights departure and arrival time, etc., making us more likely to win the compensation. So, if you have any complaints regarding Vueling Airlines flight delays or flight cancellations, you can contact us at any time.

How to claim compensation for delayed or canceled flights?

We are specialized in helping air passengers to get their compensation quickly from the air carrier. With a track record of assisting over 23K+ passengers and achieving exceptional results, ClaimFlights is a trusted flight claim company.


Check Entitlement

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Check if you can claim using our compensation checker tool.

Enter Flight Details

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Fill in your flight number, date of journey, and some further information.

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Useful Information about Vueling Airlines

Vueling Airlines is a low-cost airline of Spain with its hub at Barcelona El-Prat airport, Spain, and Leonardo Da Vinci Fiumicino airport, Italy. Vueling Airlines was established in February 2004 and started operations from 1st July 2004. It is a rapidly growing airline mainly because of its low-cost business structure. It is a huge airline that operates in over 150 destinations in Europe, Asia, and Africa. It is the largest airline of Spain amongst Iberia and Air Europa, which carries around 15 million passengers annually.


Vueling Airlines Code-Share Agreements

Code-Share Agreement allows two or more airlines to share the same flight under its name. Thus Vueling Airlines can advertise and sell flight seats of its code-share partners under their flight numbers. They share code-share agreements with British Airways, Iberia, Qatar Airways, and Cathay Pacific.

Vueling Airlines Fleet Size
Vueling Airlines operate 107 fleets under its brand name as of August 2017 which includes 5 Airbus A319-100, 87 Airbus A320-200 and 15 Airbus A321-200. Vueling Airline has a wide travel network which flies to more than 150 destinations across Asia, Africa and Europe.

Vueling Airlines Flight Destinations

Sr. No. Country City
1 Spain A Corunna, Alicante, Almeria, Asturias, Barcelona, Bilbao, Fuerteventura, Granada, Ibiza, Jerez de la Frontera, Lanzarote, La Palma, Gran Canaria, Madrid, Majorca, Malaga, Menorca, Pamplona, San Sebastian, Santander, Santiago de Compostela, Seville, Tenerife, Valencia, Valladolid, Vigo, Zaragoza
2 Italy Ancona, Bari, Bologna, Brindisi, Cagliari, Catania, Florence, Genoa, Lampedusa, Milan, Naples, Olbia, Palermo, Pisa, Rome, Trieste, Turin, Venice, Verona
3 Greece Athens, Cephalonia, Corfu, Crete, Kalamata, Karpathos, Kos, Lemnos, Mykonos, Mytilene, Rhodes, Santorini, Thessaloniki
4 France Bastia, Bordeaux, Brest, Lille, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes, Nice, Paris, Rennes, Toulouse
5 Germany Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Hannover, Munich, Nuremberg, Stuttgart
6 Russia Kaliningrad, Kazan, Krasnodar, Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Samara
7 United Kingdom Birmingham, Cardiff, Edinburgh, London, Manchester
8 Morocco Casablanca, Fes, Marrakesh, Nador, Tangier
9 Croatia Dubrovnik, Split, Zadar, Zagreb, Pula
10 Netherlands Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Eindhoven
11 Portugal Faro, Funchal, Lisbon, Porto
12 Algeria Algiers, Constantine, Oran
13 Norway Bergen, Oslo, Stavanger
14 Sweden Gothenburg, Stockholm
15 Switzerland Basel, Geneva, Zurich
16 Denmark Aalborg, Copenhagen
17 Romania Bucharest, Cluj
18 Poland Krakow, Warsaw
19 Tunisia Djerba, Tunis
20 Luxembourg Luxembourg
21 Iceland Reykjavík
22 Israel Tel Aviv
23 Belgium Brussels
24 Finland Helsinki
25 Hungary Budapest
26 Serbia Belgrade
27 Armenia Yerevan
28 Cyprus Larnaca
29 Estonia Tallinn
30 Lithuania Vilnius
31 Gambia Banjul
32 Lebanon Beirut
33 Austria Vienna
34 Czech Republic Prague
35 Ireland Dublin
36 Ghana Accra
37 Senegal Dakar
38 Belarus Minsk
39 Bulgaria Sofia
40 Latvia Riga
41 Malta Luqa
42 Ukraine Kiev
43 Cape Verde Sal
Vueling Airlines Reviews

Vueling Airlines have been rated 3 out of 10 stars reviewed by more than 1115 passengers as of December 2021 by SkyTrax. SkyTrax rates airlines based on their performance and customer reviews. In terms of Onboard Services, Vueling flight passengers have been given 1 star out of 5 for Inflight Entertainment, 2 stars for Food & Beverages, Value for money and Seat Comfort, and 3 stars for Staff Service.

Vueling Lost Baggage Compensation
In case you have lost your baggage or luggage at the airport, or your baggage was delayed or damaged, you may demand compensation from Vueling Airlines through their Customer Service Support, you can check Vueling airline website for more details about Lost Luggage or Baggage compensation.
Vueling Airlines Contact Information
You can Check The Below Links for any Further Queries or Complaints

Website: Vueling Airlines

Airline IATA Code: VY

Headquarters: El Prat de Llobregat, Spain.

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