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Rules for Compensation when Your Flight VY 1009 with Vueling Encounters a Delay

Flying from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport to Barcelona International Airport is stressful enough - these are busy airports. But an Vueling Airlines flight VY1009 flight delay will put another wrench into your travel plans. Luckily, it might be possible to claim compensation for a delayed flight to make things a little easier. The EU 261/2004 regulation is in place to protect you. It requires Vueling to provide compensation in case of flight delay to anyone landing at Barcelona Airport (BCN) more than 3 hours after the originally scheduled time.

The AirAdvisor team can help you determine if you are entitled to flight delay compensation for your late arrival at Barcelona Airport (BCN). To make things simple, we have a free flight checker for flight VY1009 to see if you are eligible for this type of reimbursement, assuming you meet the requirements. 


VY1009 Flight Cancelled: Your Rightful Reimbursement

If you’re truly stranded by a cancelled flight at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport, it’s possible to claim flight cancellation compensation, depending on the circumstances. It’s useful to know your rights, as you may be entitled to claim up to 250€ for the disruption of Vueling Airlines flight VY 1009.

It’s common to hear from our clients that Vueling is difficult to deal with concerning this type of refund in case of a cancelled flight. But with AirAdvisor by your side as your flight VY1009 advocate, your chances of reimbursement are substantially higher.

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VY1009 Flight Compensation: Passenger Rights and Summarized Steps

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 Customer Rights and Refunds When Flight VY 1009 Gets Cancelled

Vueling Airlines is required by law to reimburse you for your plane ticket from Madrid, Spain, to Barcelona, Spain, if your flight is cancelled. You can also qualify for additional remuneration for expenses directly related to the VY1009 cancellation, such as a hotel stay in Madrid.

If you’d like to learn more about a flight VY 1009 refund, we have information on how to get your money back.


Vueling Route Map for Flight VY1009 Travelling from Madrid to Munich

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My flight VY1009 with Vueling was delayed - what can I claim

The Dirt on Vueling

Vueling Airlines, a Barcelona-based budget airline, first started taking passengers in 2004. It has quickly grown to become one of Europe’s leading carriers, serving more than 30 million passengers on an annual basis. Vueling flies non-stop to over 130 different airports across Europe, the Mediterranean, and Africa. The airline provides both short-haul as well as long-haul flights, making it an attractive option for travellers who are looking to get around the continent quickly and efficiently.

Everything You Need to Know About Madrid Airport

Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport opened to air traffic in 1931 and has since become the country’s busiest airport. The primary hub of Iberia Airlines, it helps more than 50 million travellers annually get to destinations worldwide. Placing fifth when it comes to passenger traffic at European airports, Madrid Airport (MAD) has four well-appointed terminals with restaurants, shops, and other convenient services. Offering direct flights to 178 destinations within 63 countries, the route options here total over 825. On a daily basis, the airport can accommodate up to 1,000 flights managed by 90 international airlines.

Get acquainted with Barcelona Airport

In the heart of Spanish Catalonia, Barcelona’s International Airport provides hundreds of daily flights all over the world. North and South America, Africa, and even Asia are accessible from here, as is the rest of Europe. The airport appears on the itineraries of 60 airlines and handled a record-breaking 52 million passengers in 2019 alone. Passengers who use Barcelona-El Prat Airport benefit from two comfortable terminals, easy access to central Barcelona, and hospitable staff.

Vueling Airlines VY 1009 Reimbursement Options: Answers to the Most Common Questions


What do I need to do if my flight VY1009 from Madrid (MAD) to Barcelona (BCN) is delayed?

As soon as you arrive late in Barcelona, ask Vueling Airlines the reasons why the flight was delayed. Then, submit a risk-free compensation claim with AirAdvisor. With our experience with many flights like VY 1009, we can help strengthen your claim. We don’t charge a fee unless you receive reimbursement, so you have nothing to lose.


My flight VY 1009 was 2 hours late arriving at Barcelona Airport (BCN). Am I eligible for compensation?

Unfortunately, no. For any delays on flight VY1009 shorter than 3 hours, EU law does not require airlines to provide compensation. But in the case of a flight VY1009 cancellation of your departure from Madrid Airport, you might be able to claim compensation of 250€.


What compensation am I entitled to for my delay on flight VY1009?

EU Regulation 261 stipulates that you can qualify for 250€ in compensation for the VY 1009 flight delay of 3 hours or more. This is calculated based on when you arrive in Barcelona.


What are the other ways flight VY 1009 is referenced?

This Vueling Airlines flight from Madrid to Barcelona may also appear as VY1009, VY 1009, VLG1009, and VLG 1009.