OS 798 Flight Delayed or Cancelled: Claim Compensation and Refund

if you are travelling to Vienna with Austrian Airlines and found out that your flight OS 798 was delayed or cancelled, don't get stressed. It pays to know your passenger rights and we are here to help.

In this article we will explore how to claim compensation from Austrian Airlines and how AirAdvisor can help you enforce your claim.

Austrian Airlines - OS798 (AUA798)
250 €
Sofia Airport (SOF)
Vienna International Airport (VIE)
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OS 798 Flight Delayed: Compensation

Depending on the reasons for your flight delay, you may be eligible for flight delay compensation if your flight OS 798 Sofia to Vienna was delayed. EU Regulation 261 is a European Union regulation that provides passengers with the right to compensation for inconvenience caused by flight delay.

To be eligible for compensation, your flight OS 798 must be 3 hours late upon arrival in Vienna. Compensation for flight OS 798 delays is determined based on the distance between Sofia and Vienna.

Tip: If Vienna is not your final destination, then the amount of compensation must be measured by distance to your ultimate final destination if booked under the same reservation.

To ensure you don't lose out on your entitlement to compensation, our technology allows you to check your eligibility for flight OS 798 compensation and determine the correct amount of compensation owed by Austrian Airlines in real time. It is completely free to check your flight.

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OS 798 Flight Cancelled: Compensation

If your flight OS 798 from Sofia to Vienna was cancelled, you may be entitled for flight cancellation compensation, depending on the circumstances. For the inconvenience caused by Austrian Airlines flight cancellation, EU Regulation 261/2004 allows passengers the right to compensation of up to 600 EUR.

Your flight OS 798 must arrive late by 2 hours or more to cause Austrian Airlines to pay you financial compensation.

Airlines routinely reject demands made directly by passengers, however this is not the case with claims made by AirAdvisor. You may check your flight OS 798 compensation eligibility and file a claim for free.

We work on a No-Win, No-Fee basis, so there is no risk in filing a claim with us.

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OS 798 Flight Compensation: Passenger Rights and What To Do

My flight OS 798 to Vienna is delayed: What are my passenger rights?

  • You can claim up to 250 € in compensation based on EU law
  • Compensation amount depends on flight distance from Sofia to your final destination (same booking)
  • Amount of your compensation claim does not depend on price of ticket or class of travel
  • Compensation can be claimed for flights for the last 6 years
  • Apply early to increase chances of recovery

My flight OS 798 to Vienna is delayed: What should I do?

  • Collect evidence: take photo of your flight OS 798 status
  • Save receipts for any of your expenses
  • Demand food, drinks, hotel stay in case of overnight delay from Austrian Airlines
  • Do not sign anything and do not accept vouchers
  • Get contact info of your co-travellers to file a group claim
  • Ask Austrian Airlines a reason for flight disruption as it helps your claim


Flight OS 798 Cancelled: Refund

Austrian Airlines must refund you the price of your flight ticket as well as any additional expenses incurred as a result of your flight OS 798 cancellation. Austrian Airlines must reimburse you if you had to rebook your flight at your own expense or pay for lodging and food.

Save all of your receipts and leave the rest to our experienced team to handle with Austrian Airlines. Airlines take our complaints more seriously than those filed by passengers who do not have access to pricey legal counsel.

Avoid accepting coupons in lieu of a refund since they usually have a lot of limitations and a short validity period. Because Austrian Airlines understands that the majority of coupons will be unused and expired, airlines strive to force passengers to take vouchers.

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What happened with OS 798 clients

Recent Comments

Peter from Switzerland (Austrian Airlines OS 798 Missed connection)
November 18, 2019, 4:03 pm

OS0577 from Sofia was delayed by more than two hours without any explanation (actually, it only arrived to Sofia by the time we were supposed to already land in Vienna). Consequently, we missed out connecting flight to Geneva (OS0577). We were rescheduled for another flight next morning (OS0571)

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 Austrian Airlines pay compensation for your flight OS 798 disruption?


Austrian Airlines shall pay compensation

Technical problemsOperational problemsAustrian Airlines employees strikeAustrian Airlines economic problemsAustrian Airlines staff shortage or sicknessLate arrival of another flight


Austrian Airlines is not responsible for flight OS 798 disruption

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

Austrian Airlines OS 798 Sofia to Vienna Flight Compensation: Questions and Answers


What to do if flight OS 798 from Sofia to Vienna 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 OS 798 from Sofia Airport to Vienna International Airport is cancelled?
  • Keep receipts for any expenses you might have.
  • Demand Austrian Airlines 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 Austrian Airlines failed to provide a replacement flight.

How much compensation can I claim for my flight OS 798 delay?

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

My flight OS 798 arrived late by 2 hours upon arrival at Vienna International 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 OS 798 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 OS 798 was late by 4 hours, can I get compensation?

Yes, Austrian Airlines might owe you compensation. Check your flight for free before your claim expires.

Flight OS 798 delayed by 5 hours, can I get compensation or refund?

If your flight OS 798 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 Vienna 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 OS 798?

The airline of OS 798 is Austrian Airlines.

What is the flight distance from Sofia to Vienna?

The flight distance from Sofia to Vienna is 803.684 km or 499.39 miles.

How else can the flight OS 798 be referenced as?

This Austrian Airlines flight can also be referenced as OS798, AUA798, OS 798, AUA 798.

How long is the flight OS 798 from Sofia to Vienna?

The average time from Sofia to Vienna is 1 hour and 35 minutes. Flight distance is 803.684 km or 499.39 miles.

How to get a status update for flight OS 798?
  • Contact your airline directly to get the latest update for your flight OS 798 status.
  • While it is helpful to check flight status on Sofia 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 Sofia to Vienna route

Cancelled or delayed flights between Sofia to Vienna

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FR 183 2024-07-06Flight delayClaim my money
OS 7962024-03-28Flight cancellationClaim my money
LH 1705 2023-12-22Flight delayClaim my money
FR 183 2023-08-29Flight delayClaim my money
FR 183 2022-11-14Flight delayClaim my money

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