EI 171 Flight Delayed or Cancelled: Claim Compensation and Refund

If you arrive at the London Heathrow Airport and happen to see your flight EI 171 status: Delayed or Cancelled, don’t get upset - we are here to help. Learn your passenger rights below in case your flight EI 171 heading to Dublin was disrupted.
Aer Lingus - EI171 (EIN171)
250 €
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
United Kingdom
Dublin Airport (DUB)
Ireland
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EI 171 Flight Delayed: Compensation

If your flight EI 171 London to Dublin was delayed, you might be eligible for flight delay compensation depending on the reasons for delay. EU Regulation 261 is European Union law that provides you with passenger rights to compensation for disrupted flight and inconvenience caused to you.

Your flight EI 171 should be late by 3 hours or more to make you eligible for compensation. The amount of compensation for flight EI 171 delay also depends on distance from London to Dublin.

Tip: If Dublin is not your final destination, then flight compensation shall be measured by distance to your ultimate final destination, as long as it is the same booking.

To make sure you don’t miss a chance to claim compensation, our system allows you to instantly check your flight EI 171 eligibility and determine the correct amount of compensation due to you. It is free to check your flight.

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EI 171 Flight Cancelled: Compensation

If your flight EI 171 from London to Dublin was cancelled, you might be eligible for flight cancellation compensation which depends on the reasons for cancellation. EU Law provides for compensation of up to 600 EUR for inconvenience caused to you by flight cancellation.

Your flight EI 171 must be delayed by 2 hours or more to cause Aer Lingus to pay you financial compensation.

Airlines frequently ignore such requests coming directly from the passengers, however that is not the case with our team. You can check your flight EI 171 for free and submit a claim.

We work based on No-Win, No-Fee basis, so there is no risk for you to submit a claim.

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EI 171 Flight Compensation: Passenger Rights and What To Do

What are my rights when a Aer Lingus flight is delayed?

  • Based on EU law you can claim up to 250 € in compensation
  • Claim amount depends on flight distance from London to your final destination
  • Claim amount does not depend on price of ticket or class of travel
  • You can claim compensation for flights up to 3 to 6 years back
  • Early submission leads to higher chances of recovery

What should I do when my flight EI 171 is delayed with Aer Lingus?

  • Collect proof: photo of your flight EI 171 status
  • Keep receipts for all your expenses
  • Demand airline to provide essentials: food, drinks, hotel stay in case of overnight delay
  • Do not accept vouchers and do not sign anything
  • Exchange contact information with you fellow travellers
  • Ask Aer Lingus a reason for flight disruption as it helps your claim

 

EI 171 Flight Cancelled: Refund

Aer Lingus must provide the passenger with a full refund of the fare and any other costs they incurred as a result of the cancellation. If you had to re-book your flight at your cost or paid for hotel and food, Aer Lingus must reimburse you for such expenses.

Keep the receipts for any of your expenses and let our professional team sort this out with Aer Lingus. Airlines take our complaints more seriously than ones submitted by a passenger without expensive legal assistance.

Importantly avoid accepting vouchers instead of refund, as it typically has restrictions and limited validity time. Airlines always try to force passengers to accept vouchers, because Aer Lingus knows that most of the vouchers will be unused and expired.

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  1. 84% of Aer Lingus vouchers expire unused
  2. Making a timely Claim for flight EI 171 increases your chances to get paid by 68%
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  5. Submit your claim before it expires

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When shall Aer Lingus pay compensation for your flight EI 171 disruption?

YES

Aer Lingus shall pay compensation

Technical problemsOperational problemsAer Lingus employees strikeEconomic problems of Aer LingusAer Lingus staff shortage or sicknessLate arrival of another flight

NO

Aer Lingus is not responsible for flight EI 171 disruption

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

Aer Lingus EI 171 London to Dublin Flight Compensation: Questions and Answers

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What to do if flight EI 171 from London to Dublin 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 EI 171 from London Heathrow Airport to Dublin Airport is cancelled?
  • Keep receipts for any expenses you might have.
  • Demand Aer Lingus 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 Aer Lingus failed to provide a replacement flight.

How much compensation can I claim for my flight EI 171 delay?

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


My flight EI 171 arrived late by 2 hours upon arrival at Dublin 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 EI 171 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 EI 171 was late by 4 hours, can I get compensation?

Yes, Aer Lingus might owe you compensation. Check your flight for free before your claim expires.


Flight EI 171 delayed by 5 hours, can I get compensation or refund?

If your flight EI 171 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 Dublin 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 EI 171?

The airline of EI 171 is Aer Lingus.


What is the flight distance from London to Dublin?

The flight distance from London to Dublin is 449.003 km or 279 miles.


How else can the flight EI 171 be referenced as?

This Aer Lingus flight can also be referenced as EI171, EIN171, EI 171, EIN 171.


How long is the flight EI 171 from London to Dublin?

The average time from London to Dublin is 1 hour and 25 minutes. Flight distance is 449.003 km or 279 miles.


How to get a status update for flight EI 171?
  • Contact your airline directly to get the latest update for your flight EI 171 status.
  • While it is helpful to check flight status on London Heathrow 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.

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