BA 2788 Flight Delayed or Cancelled: Claim Compensation and Refund

if you are travelling from London to Bordeaux with British Airways and discover that your flight BA 2788 was delayed or cancelled, don't panic. In this article we are going to share useful information about your air passenger rights and how AirAdvisor can help you claim compensation and refund from British Airways.
British Airways - BA2788 (BAW2788)
250 €
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
United Kingdom
Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport (BOD)
France
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BA 2788 Flight Delayed: Compensation

If your flight BA 2788 London to Bordeaux was delayed, you may be entitled to compensation for a flight delay, depending on the circumstances. Regulation EC 261/2004 is a European Union law that gives passengers the right to compensation for flight delay inconvenience and lost time.

The law does not provide compensation for minor delays less than 3 hours. So to be entitled to make a valid compensation claim, your flight BA 2788 must arrive in Bordeaux at least 3 hours late. The distance between London and Bordeaux is the main determining factor for compensation calculation for your flight BA 2788.

Tip: Bordeaux is not your final destination, the amount of compensation must be calculated based on the distance between Bordeaux and your ultimate final destination if both flights are booked under the same reservation.

Our technology allows you to check your eligibility for flight BA 2788 compensation and determine the proper amount of compensation in real time due from British Airways. Make sure you don't miss out on your compensation claim, use our free flight checker.

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BA 2788 Flight Cancelled: Compensation

Depending on the circumstances, you may be eligible for compensation if your flight BA 2788 heading to Bordeaux from London was cancelled. EU Regulation EC 261/2004 gives passengers the right to compensation of up to 600 euros for the inconvenience caused by British Airways flight cancellation.

Your flight BA 2788 must be delayed by 2 hours or more for British Airways to be liable to pay compensation.

British Airways often rejects compensation requests made directly by passengers without proper legal backing, but this is not the case with AirAdvisor claims. You may check your eligibility for flight BA 2788 compensation and submit a claim for free.

AirAdvisor works based on a No-Win, No-Fee basis, so there is no risk in allowing our team to enforce your claim.

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BA 2788 Flight Compensation: Passenger Rights and What To Do

My flight BA 2788 to Bordeaux is delayed: Passenger rights Key Points

  • Based on EU law compensation claims can be up to 250 €
  • Compensation amount does not depend on price of ticket or class of travel and is set by the law
  • Compensation amount depends on flight distance from London to Bordeaux
  • Compensation can be claimed for flights going back 3-6 years
  • Submit your claim early to increase chances of recovery

My flight BA 2788 to Bordeaux is delayed: What To Do?

  • Take photo of your flight BA 2788 status
  • If you incurred any expenses, you will need to keep the receipts
  • Demand food and drinks as well as hotel stay in case of overnight flight delay by British Airways
  • Do not accept vouchers and avoid signing any forms
  • Get contact info of your co-travellers to file a group claim
  • Ask British Airways a reason for flight disruption as it helps your claim

 

Flight BA 2788 Cancelled: Claim a Refund

British Airways is responsible to refund the price of flight ticket along with any additional out of pocket expenses incurred by the passenger as a result of flight BA 2788 cancellation. If you had to rebook an alternative flight at your cost, British Airways shall repay any such costs and pay for food and temporary hotel stay.

Make sure you properly track your expenses and keep all your receipts and let our professional team handle your complaint with British Airways. Airlines take our complaints more seriously than those filed by air passengers who don’t have strong legal support.

Avoid accepting airline vouchers in lieu of a ticket refund, as vouchers typically have a lot of limitations and a short validity period without option of extension. Airlines try really hard to force passengers to accept vouchers, because British Airways knows that the majority of passengers will never redeem vouchers, which will expire unused.

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BA 2788 Flight Compensation Tips:

  1. 83% of British Airways vouchers expire unused
  2. Filling your claim early with British Airways will Increase chances to get paid by 67%
  3. It takes 4 mins to submit a claim with AirAdvisor against British Airways (risk-free)
  4. Our fee is zero, if our team does not achieve payout from British Airways
  5. Statutes of Limitations are short, so file your claim before it expires

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What happened with BA 2788 clients

Recent Comments

Lisa from United Kingdom (British Airways BA 2788 Flight delay)
December 15, 2022, 10:47 am

I have asked BA to compensate, they said it was adverse weather but both airports were ok on the day so i dont believe them.

AirAdvisor can help youIf your flight was delayed, cancelled or overbooked 3 to 6 year back, you may be eligible for up to €600 in compensation
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When shall British Airways pay compensation for your flight BA 2788 disruption?

YES

British Airways shall pay compensation

Technical problemsOperational problemsBritish Airways employees strikeBritish Airways economic problemsBritish Airways staff shortage or sicknessLate arrival of another flight

NO

British Airways is not responsible for flight BA 2788 disruption

Strike of airport personnelAir Traffic Control problemsSevere storm (not just bad weather)Bird strikeSecurity issuesPassenger visa or covid documents problems

British Airways BA 2788 London to Bordeaux Flight Compensation: Questions and Answers

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What to do if flight BA 2788 from London to Bordeaux is delayed?

Ask the airline for reasons of delay and submit a claim for compensation risk-free. Our team has a lot of experience to help enforce your claim. We work on a No-Win, No-Fee basis (no risk for you).


What to do if flight BA 2788 from London Gatwick Airport to Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport is cancelled?
  • Keep receipts for any expenses you might have.
  • Demand British Airways to provide food and drinks and hotel stay in case overnight flight delay.
  • Submit a claim risk-free for compensation and refund.
  • Book an alternative flight, if British Airways failed to provide a replacement flight.

How much compensation can I claim for my flight BA 2788 delay?

According to EU Regulation 261 you are entitled to 250 € in compensation if you arrive in Bordeaux with a delay of 3 hours or more. Check your eligibility now.


My flight BA 2788 arrived late by 2 hours upon arrival at Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport, can I get compensation?

Unfortunately, EU law does not provide for compensation for short delays. However, if your flight was cancelled and you arrived 2 hours later, you may be eligible for 250 € in compensation. Check your flight.


My flight BA 2788 arrived late by 3 hours, can I get compensation?

Yes, you should be eligible for compensation. Check your compensation now before your claim expires.


My flight BA 2788 was late by 4 hours, can I get compensation?

Yes, British Airways might owe you compensation. Check your flight for free before your claim expires.


Flight BA 2788 delayed by 5 hours, can I get compensation or refund?

If your flight BA 2788 is delayed for 5 hours or more, you can get a refund for the part of your journey you did not fly. Also, if you arrived late in Bordeaux by 3 hours or more, you can submit a claim for up to 250 € in compensation. Check your flight eligibility for free.


What is the airline of BA 2788?

The airline of BA 2788 is British Airways.


What is the flight distance from London to Bordeaux?

The flight distance from London to Bordeaux is 703.418 km or 437.08 miles.


How else can the flight BA 2788 be referenced as?

This British Airways flight can also be referenced as BA2788, BAW2788, BA 2788, BAW 2788.


How long is the flight BA 2788 from London to Bordeaux?

The average time from London to Bordeaux is 1 hour and 45 minutes. Flight distance is 703.418 km or 437.08 miles.


How to get a status update for flight BA 2788?
  • Contact your airline directly to get the latest update for your flight BA 2788 status.
  • While it is helpful to check flight status on London Gatwick Airport departure screens, it is not always reliable during times of disruptions as flight status can be updated frequently and on a short notice.
  • Track flight status closely through the airline help desk or information telephone line.
  • Remain in close proximity to the correct departure gate.

Last problematic flights on the London to Bordeaux route

Cancelled or delayed flights between London to Bordeaux

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U2 8381 2023-12-19Flight delayClaim my money
U2 64512023-08-25 Denied boarding Claim my money
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U2 80132023-03-11Flight cancellationClaim my money
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U2 8019 2022-08-23Flight cancellationClaim my money
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