Did you choose Finnair to travel but your plane was canceled or delayed? or have you been denied boarding?
As a European airline, it is subject to the European regulation CE N 261/2004, relating to the assistance and the compensation in the event of disturbances on the flights.
The tool below is an effective solution to benefit from expert work. An approach that will allow you to get your compensation quickly and legally.
Flight cancellation at Finnair
In case of last minute cancellation, passengers are entitled to assistance. It is important to inquire about the reasons for the delay to know if you are eligible for compensation or not.
You have the choice between a rerouting to the final destination or a refund for any cancellation.
If the cancellation is not caused by extraordinary circumstances, you can claim compensation up to € 600.
Overbooking ... Denied boarding
Overbooking results in denied boarding. Companies do this for reasons of possible cancellations.
In this situation, you are entitled to assistance and the choice between a re-routing or a refund.
The denied boarding is a last minute cancellation, which leads travelers to obtain compensation of up to € 600.
Delays at Finnair
In case of delay of more than 2 hours, travelers are entitled to assistance (refresh, communication or even accommodation) according to the waiting time of passengers at the airport.
You can claim compensation for delays that exceed three hours, generated by the company and not by exceptional circumstances (weather, security strike ...).
The compensation depends on the distance of the flight: € 250 for flights up to 1500km, € 400 for flights up to 3500km and € 600 for flights exceeding 3500km.
Missed Connecting Flight
The missed connecting flight is the result of a significant delay at the airport, caused either by the traveler or by the company.
Passengers are entitled to compensation of up to € 600 in this case for any delay of three hours or more (calculated on arrival).
It is also important to learn about the flight with stopover. If the same company takes care of all the flights, the travelers will be entitled to a re-routing towards the destination. In the case of several companies, travelers may pay a fee to exchange the flight.
The company is not responsible for delays caused by an exceptional condition.