We can help you claim compensation for the loss of time!

Was your Ryanair flight delayed? If you arrived with a delay of more than three hours, you could be entitled to compensation. Do you want to know whether you have a right to compensation due to loss of time? Then see if your Ryanair flight is on the list of current delays below.

Claiming compensation for a delayed Ryanair flight

If your Ryanair flight was delayed you could end up waiting a long time at the airport and lose significant time or miss important affairs. This is why Regulation 261/2004 was introduced and has been in effect since 2005. It establishes your rights as an airline passenger. In order to claim compensation for a delayed flight, the following criteria must apply:

Ryanair is a European airline, this means that if your flight arrives with a delay exceeding three hours and no extraordinary circumstances apply, you are entitled to compensation which can add up to €600 (£532*) per person.

Example: Your Ryanair flight from Dublin to London is delayed by four hours due to crew sickness. You are entitled to a compensation of €250 (£222*) per person.

Ryanair delays

Ryanair is de largest budget airline in Europe, connecting the UK with Ireland and the rest of the Europe. Offering low-cost fares is what sets Ryanair apart from other carriers. Unfortunately every day a share of flights to and from the UK suffers a long flight delay. EUclaim monitors all Ryanair flights on a daily basis and checks them for extraordinary circumstances. Therefor we are always aware if you are entitled to compensation or not. Recent examples of Ryanair delays eligible for compensation are flights FR585 from Pisa to London Stansted and flight FR1144 from Berlin Schönefeld to Manchester on 18 October. Check our ‘problem flights’ list below or fill in your flight details in our calculator. We provide you with instant and solid advice on your entitlements and are happy to help you with your claim. On 26 October Ryanair flights FR7721 and FR281 were delayed for over three hours. Passengers are entitled to compensation.

Amount of compensation

When you are entitled to compensation because your Ryanair flight was delayed, the amount of compensation is based on the flight distance:

Amount of compensation

Flight destinations within the EU

Flight destinations outside the EU

If your flight exceeds 3,500 km and your arrival delay is between three and four hours, you are entitled to 50% of the compensation amount.

*Compensation calculated July '18 rate of £1: €1,13 and rounded to the nearest £1.

Recently delayed Ryanair flights

As the business of Ryanair has largely expanded over the years, so have the amount of long flight delays. In our large database we review all Ryanair flights every single day. We register detailed information about the flight alongside weather and socio-political data. We compile the evidence and use it in court if necessary. Due to our carefully collected data we have achieved a success rate of 97%. 

Since the start of 2018, various Ryanair flights suffered delays from and to the UK.

July Ryanair delays and strike

Irish Ryanair pilots have announced a strike for July 12 and Ryanair cabin crew from various nationalities have announced strikes for July 25 and 26, in the midst of the summer holiday. Passengers experiencing flight cancellations due to the strike are entitled to compensation under Regulation 261/2004. 

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July 9, Ryanair passengers travelling between Manchester and Malaga suffered a delay of 4,5 hours under Flightnumbers FR9120 and FR9121. Passengers are entitled to €400 in compensation. The Manchester to Dublin flight of Ryanair was also severly delayed the same day, passengers of FR1557 are entitled to €250 in compensation. 

Ryanair passengers suffered delays in June

On June 15, passengers from Barcelona to London Stansted suffered an almost 7 hour flight delay with flight FR9811. They are entitled to €250 in compensation. Other long Ryanair delays on June 15 open for claims are FR5946 from Bournemouth to Murcia and FR5947 from Murcia to Bournemouth, FR8406 from Wroclaw to London Stansted and FR8728 from Milan Malpensa to London Stansted. Ryanair passengers flying from Cork to London Stansted on FR909 suffered a long flight delay as well, arriving almost 4 hours late. Also passengers from Manchester to Dublin with Ryanair flight FR557 arrived with a delay of 3 hours and 20 minutes. 

Ryanair passengers in June suffered plenty of lenghty flightdelays. The first weekend of June was highlighted by the amount of delays. Passengers of the following flights are entitled to compensation for the loss of time.

Date Flightnumber From To
June 1 FR8264 Bristol (BRS) Ibiza (IBZ)
June 1 FR8265 Ibiza (IBZ) Bristol (BRS)
June 1 FR3442 Palma di Mallorca (PMI) Manchester (MAN)
June 1 FR1144 Berlin Schonefeld (SXF) Manchester (MAN)
June 1 FR9076 Manchester (MAN) Rhodos (RHO)
June 1 FR2411 East Midlands (EMA) Malta (MLA)
June 1 FR3711 Birmingham (BHX) Faro (FAO)
June 1 FR2435 Krakow (KRK) London Stansted (STN)
June 1 FR3918 London Stansted (STN) Palermo (PMO)
June 1 FR9185 East Midlands (EMA) Alicante (ALC)
June 1 FR7386 London Stansted (STN) Copenhagen (CPH)
June 1 FR3712 Faro (FAO) Birmingham (BHX)
June 1 FR2472 Malta (MLA) Birmingham (BHX)
June 1 FR8823 London Stansted (STN) Edinburgh (EDI)
June 1 FR9184 Alicante (ALC) East Midlands (EMA)
June 1 FR7385 Copenhagen (CPH) London Stansted (STN)
June 1 FR2444 London Stansted (STN) Krakow (KRK)
June 2 FR813 Edinburgh (EDI) Dublin (DUB)
June 2 FR799 Tenerife (TFS) London Stansted (STN)
June 2 FR8297 Alicante (ALC) Bristol (BRS)
June 3 FR305 Salzburg (SZG) London Stansted (STN)
June 3 FR2447 Malaga (AGP) Leeds Bradfort (LBA)
June 3 FR5062 London Stansted (STN) Poznań-Ławica (POZ)
June 3 FR7386 London Stansted (STN) Copenhagen (CPH)
June 3 FR2446 Leeds Bradford (LBA) Malaga (AGP)
June 3 FR5178 London Stansted (STN) Billund (BLL)
June 3 FR1875 Nice (NCE) London Stansted (STN)
June 3 FR8346 Porto (OPO) London Stansted (STN)
June 3 FR5179 Billund (BLL) London Stansted (STN)
June 4 FR1686 Frankfurt (FRA) London Stansted (STN)
June 4 FR1592 Cologne (CGN) Manchester (MAN)
June 4 FR125 Ancona (AOI) London Stansted (STN)
June 4 FR4195 Bergamo (BGY) London Stansted (STN)

On June 7, London Stansted flights were affected by Ryanair delays. According to Regulation 261/2004, passengers suffering arrival delays of three hours or more can apply for compensation due to the loss of time. No extraordinary circumstances applied to the following flights on June 7. Passengers are entitled to compensation. 

Flightnumber From To
FR3631 Bremen London Stansted
FR713 Aarhus London Stansted
FR2000 Palma de Mallorca London Stansted
FR281 London Stansted  Toulouse
FR964 London Stansted Göteborg
FR282 Toulouse London Stansted
FR795 Venice London Stansted

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