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How to Claim a Refund or Compensation When Flight LO279 is Cancelled or Delayed

If you arrive at the Warsaw Chopin Airport and happen to see your flight LO279 status: Delayed or Cancelled, don’t get upset - we are here to help. Learn your passenger rights below in case your flight LO279 heading to London was disrupted.
LOT Polish Airlines - LO279 (LOT279)
250 €
Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW)
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
United Kingdom
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Last Updated: May 26, 2023

Flight LO279 Delayed: Your Compensation

Let’s say that your flight to London leaving from Warsaw Chopin Airport encounters an unexpected delay. If that’s the case for your flight LO279, don’t fret. You can submit a compensation claim for a delayed flight with LOT Polish Airlines, provided certain conditions apply. The main stipulation is that flight LO 279 has to be a minimum of 3 hours late landing at LHR Airport. 

AirAdvisor knows the ins and outs of applying the EU 261 / 2004 Regulation to the delay of flight LO279. Try our convenient (and free) LOT Polish Airlines LO 279 flight checker to check your eligibility.


LOT Polish Airlines Flight LO 279 Cancelled: Getting Compensation

Warsaw Chopin Airport is definitely not a fun place to be stranded due to an LOT Polish Airlines cancellation. What airport is? To make things a little easier after an LO 279 flight cancellation, depending on your situation, you may qualify for reimbursement of up to 250€ from LOT Polish Airlines.

It’s much trickier to make a flight LO279 compensation claim when you go it alone. That’s why AirAdvisor, who is used to dealing with LOT Polish Airlines trip interruptions, is your perfect partner.

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Refund Claim Entitlement when Flight LO279 is Cancelled Completely

When you purchase a ticket on LOT Polish Airlines LO279 for a trip from Warsaw WAW Airport to London, and the flight is cancelled, LOT Polish Airlines must issue a refund for the cancelled flight. You might also qualify for extra compensation for costs due to the LO279 cancellation, like a hotel room near Warsaw Chopin Airport.

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LOT Polish Airlines – Good to Know

LOT Polish Airlines, the national carrier of Poland, has been serving travelers since 1928. With a fleet of around 80 aircrafts, it is one of the 12 oldest airlines in the world and a member of both the IATA and Star Alliance. Operating from its hub at Warsaw Chopin Airport, LOT Polish Airlines offers over 120 destinations, serving almost 9 million passengers each year. As the 18th largest operator in Europe, it serves as a proud ambassador of Polish culture to the world.

Warsaw Chopin Airport - An Introduction

Open since 1934, Chopin Airport in Warsaw is less than 10 km from the city centre. As the main international airport for Poland, Chopin Airport is also one of Central Europe’s largest. It has two runways capable of handling over 30 takeoffs and landings per hour and one ultra-efficient terminal. These features help Warsaw Aiport handle millions of passengers annually. In 2022 alone, over 14 million people transited through the airport. From Warsaw, you can reach over 130 exciting destinations in 54 countries. Despite its large size, the airport maintains a smooth flow of passengers through its terminal, ensuring a hassle-free experience for travellers.

Heathrow Airport - A Summary

Heathrow Airport, not far from central London, is a premier international aviation hub renowned for its exceptional facilities and services. On a regular basis, Heathrow efficiently manages 80 million passengers yearly, offering a seamless travel experience. Heathrow's state-of-the-art infrastructure, supported by its diverse range of airlines, connects people to upwards of 210 destinations worldwide. With its sustainability commitment and innovation, Heathrow Airport continues to invest in modern technologies to minimize its environmental impact and enhance passenger convenience. This world-class airport plays a vital role in connecting travellers with the British capital, Europe, and many other exciting locations.


LOT Polish Airlines LO279 Trip from Warsaw to London Compensation: FAQs

What do I do when my LO 279 flight to London from Warsaw Chopin Airport is delayed?

The minute you step off the LOT Polish Airlines plane in London, ask the airline staff the reason why flight LO279 encountered a delay. After that, submit your risk-free compensation claim with us. AirAdvisor operates on a no-win, no-fee basis, so for your LO 279 trip delay claim, using us is completely risk-free.

What kind of compensation can I get if the LOT Polish Airlines flight LO279 arrived at London Heathrow Airport 2 hours late?

Unless the delay arriving at London Heathrow Airport is at least 3 hours, there is no LOT Polish Airlines compensation requirement. But, if your LO 279 flight arrives 3 hours late or is cancelled and you never leave Warsaw Chopin Airport, then the potential exists to claim 250€ in compensation.

How much compensation am I owed by LOT Polish Airlines for the delay of flight LO 279 departing from Warsaw?

According to the UE 261 Regulation from 2004, you may be entitled to 250€ to compensate you for the inconvenience of the flight LO 279 delay.

What alternate ways is this LOT Polish Airlines flight from Warsaw Chopin Airport to London referenced?

Look for LO279/LO 279 and LOT279/LOT 279.


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