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Compensation for a Flight BA 559 Delay

Starting your vacation to London with a delay is never fun. If your BA559 flight arrives late at Franz Josef Strauß (LHR) Airport, it may be possible to claim compensation. Flight delay compensation rights for flight BA 559 are available if you meet specific criteria, and this is based on the EU 261 / 2004 Regulation. As long as flight BA559 is delayed arriving in London by more than 3 hours, British Airways is required to offer compensation.

When you need clarification as to whether or not your flight BA 559 qualifies, use our flight checker, which is completely free. Dealing with British Airways for a compensation claim relating to flight BA559 isn’t always easy. AirAdvisor helps anyone who has been inconvenienced by an British Airways delay when arriving in London.


Your Expected Compensation for a Flight BA559 Cancellation

In cases when British Airways cancels your trip to London Airport (LHR) from Rome Airport (FCO), you may be entitled to make a compensation claim of 250€. Keep in mind that the flight BA559 cancellation will have to meet certain conditions for you to qualify for this reimbursement from British Airways.

It can be difficult to file a claim for compensation from British Airways for a delay in London on your own, so contact AirAdvisor for help to increase your chances of a favorable outcome.

How to check if the disruption of your flight BA559 qualifies for reimbursement


BA 559 Flight Reimbursement: Passenger Entitlement and Process

British Airways Passenger Rights for Flight BA559

Flight BA559 Cancelled: Are you entitled to a Full Refund?

When a flight BA559 cancellation happens, British Airways needs to provide a refund for your flight from Rome (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport. The law also requires British Airways to offer payment for extra costs you incur, such as accommodation near Fiumicino Airport. This applies as long as the expense is directly related to the BA 559 cancellation.

For more information about an BA 559 flight refund.


Rome to London Route Outline for British Airways Flight BA 559

British Airways Compensation Tips for an BA559 flight

Complimentary BA559 Claim Eligibility Checker from AirAdvisor

The Rundown on BA

British Airways proudly claims status among the largest international airlines in Europe and the rest of the world. It flies passengers comfortably ers to more than 200 cities spread over Asia, Africa, the Americas, Australia, and Europe. The airline’s large and modern fleet containing 280 aircraft offers both long and short-haul flights to more than 75 countries. New York, Boston, Dubai, and Barcelona are among BA’s most popular routes, but British Airways can transport you just about anywhere from its London Heathrow hub.

Rome International Airport (FCO) Details

Located in the heart of Rome, Fiumicino Airport is the busiest airport in Italy and the 10th busiest in Europe. With its impressive infrastructure, including 3 runways, 2 passenger terminals, 315 check-in desks, and 86 gates, it's no surprise that it has won the "Best Airport Award" for three years in a row. Fiumicino Airport has served over 29.3 million passengers and handled 113,972 aircraft movements and 101,325 tons of cargo as of 2022. Its outstanding passenger flow and vast array of shops make Fiumicino Airport a prime location for travelers passing through Italy.

Everything You Need to Know About Heathrow

London Heathrow Airport is the main international airport serving London in England, and one of the world's busiest. On average, it handles over 67 million passengers annually, with an average of 128,178 passengers daily in 2022. Located 23 kilometres (14 miles) west of London, the airport officially opened as a commercial airport on 31 May 1946 and measures a massive 1,227 hectares. With four terminals, Heathrow Airport is known for its efficient passenger flow and services. In 2021, the most popular destination to fly to from Heathrow was Dubai.


Flight Compensation for British Airways Flight BA559: Routine Questions and Straightforward Answers


How do I proceed if my BA559 flight to London is delayed?

The first thing to do when you get to London Heathrow Airport is to ask the British Airways representatives the reason flight BA 559 was delayed. Then, file a risk-free compensation claim with AirAdvisor.


I arrived in London 2 hours late on flight BA559, am I entitled to compensation?

Unfortunately, no, since only delays of flight BA559 from FCO to LHR that are more than 3 hours qualify for compensation.


What amount of compensation can you claim for a delay in arriving in London on flight BA559?

As long as the British Airways flight is delayed more than 3 hours, the EC 261 Regulation from 2004 stipulates that you are eligible for compensation of 250€.


What other ways is Flight BA559 from British Airways referenced?

Other than the typical BA559 flight number, you may also see this flight from Rome Airport (FCO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), referenced as BA 559, BAW 559, and BAW559.