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Compensation for OS 461 Flight Delay

Flight delay compensation may be available if your Austrian Airlines flight OS 461 departing from Vienna International Airport (VIE) and traveling to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) experiences a delayed arrival. This is covered by Regulation EU EC261/ 2004 which requires Austrian Airlines to pay indemnification if the delay in flight arriving in London is more than 3 hours.

Our free flight checker for flight OS461 can help you verify if you are eligible to receive compensation from Austrian Airlines for your flight OS 461 if your circumstances meet the criteria, and the AirAdvisor professional team can assist you in this process.


Compensation for Cancelled OS 461 Flight 

If your Austrian Airlines flight OS 461 from Vienna International Airport to London Heathrow Airport gets cancelled, you may be eligible for a claim of 250€ if the specific circumstances of your flight qualify. 

Austrian Airlines may often deny flight cancellation compensation requests made by clients without professional legal assistance, but with AirAdvisor claims, this is unlikely to happen.

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Cancelled flight OS 461: eligible for a refund

In the event of cancelled flight OS 461, Austrian Airlines must legally meet your demand for a ticket reimbursement from Vienna to London, as well as compensate you for any additional costs incurred as a result of the disruption, such as an overnight stay in Vienna.

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The Essence of Austrian Airlines

Austrian Airlines, the flag carrier of Austria, has been providing air travel to the world since being founded in 1957. A part of the Lufthansa Group, Austrian Airlines has become a dependable and reliable airline for many. With headquarters based in Vienna, the company is focused on providing excellent service to Central and Eastern Europe with a fleet size of 65 planes and 130 destinations. Since their inception, Austrian Airlines has transported over 305 million passengers, and with about 6000 employees, they continue to run around 220 flights every day. As of 2022, their revenue stands at EUR 1.871 mio, and we see no signs of their growth slowing down anytime soon.

Vienna Airport Facts

Vienna International Airport, located in Schwechat, 11 miles from central Vienna, is a testament to Austrian engineering and modern transportation design. Originally built as a military airport in 1938, the airport has grown in magnitude over the years, boasting 4 terminal buildings and catering to more than 31 million passengers in 2019 alone. As Austria's largest airport and one of the few European airports quoted on the stock exchange, Vienna International offers the full range of associated services, functioning as an important hub for a number of destinations in Europe, as well as serving long-haul flights to North America, Africa, and Asia. If you're planning a trip to Europe, you'll want to ensure Vienna International Airport is on your list of transportation options.

About Heathrow Airport in London

London Heathrow Airport is an internationally renowned gateway to London, England. As one of the world's busiest international airports, it sees a staggering 67 million passengers annually. Located just 23 kilometres (14 miles) west of the city, Heathrow Airport is vast, covering over 1,227 hectares. With its first commercial flight in May 1946, Heathrow has since evolved to include four terminals, each designed to facilitate a seamless passenger flow. In 2022 alone, an average of 128,178 passengers passed through the airport daily. And with 195,340 air transport movements recorded in 2021, it's clear that Heathrow Airport remains a key hub for travelers all around the world.



FAQs about compensation for Austrian Airlines flight OS 461 from Vienna to London 


What steps should be taken if flight OS 461 from Vienna to London gets delayed?

Inquire with the airline about the cause of the delay and submit a claim for compensation risk-free. AirAdvisor's skilled team can assist you in pursuing your claim even with Austrian Airlines. We have a No-Win, No-Fee policy, so there is no risk for you.


Can I receive compensation if my flight OS 461 arrived at London Airport 2 hours late?

Regulation EU EC261/ 2004 does not provide compensation for delays of less than 3 hours on flight OS 461. But, in the situation your flight is cancelled, or the delay is longer than 3 hours, you may be eligible for flight delay compensation of up to 250€.


Is there a specific amount of compensation I can receive for the delay of my flight OS 461?

Under UE 261 Regulation from 2004, a delay of 3 hours or longer of London flight OS 461 entitles you to claim compensation for delayed flight of 250€.


Are there any alternative names for flight OS461?

The Austrian Airlines flight may also be known as OS461, AUA461, OS 461, or AUA 461.