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Iberia Flight Delay / Cancellation Compensation

If you were travelling to or from Europe through Iberia and your flight was delayed or cancelled due to any reasons which could have been controlled, then you are eligible to claim compensation of up to 600€ (or $700) from Iberia airlines as of EU Air Passenger Rights Regulation (EC) No. 261/2004.

As per European Union (EU) Regulation 261/2004, Iberia flight passengers can get up to 600€ financial compensation, if their flight gets delayed for more than 3 hours on arrival, flight was cancelled without prior notice, they’re denied boarding due to oversold flight tickets or if missed their flight connection.

If in case you have already approached Iberia airline and haven't received any response regarding flight delay / cancellation compensation you can always seek help from us - Claim Flights we will take responsibility to get paid your compensation from Iberia airlines for the inconvenience caused to you.

We have access to all the information needed and our claim expert team can help you to know your air passenger rights and claim on behalf of you. To know how much amount you can claim from Iberia airlines you can use our free Flight Compensation Checker.

Our claiming process is easy to use, as you only need to provide your Iberia flight number, date of journey, reason for delays or cancellations and your contact details to file your claim through us.

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Iberia Airlines

Iberia airlines which is also known as Líneas Aéreas de España, S.A. Operadora, Sociedad Unipersonal is the national flag carrier of Spain and it’s the biggest airline in the nation. Its main headquarter is located at Madrid with its bases at Adolfo Suárez Madrid Barajas Airport and Barcelona El Prat Airport.

Iberia airline was established in 1927 and started operation on 14th December 1927 and it was nationalized in 1944 and in1946 as well, flew between Madrid and Buenos Aires making it the first airline to fly between America and Europe after World War.

Iberia airlines along with British Airways formed an International Airlines Group (IAG) in 2011. This merger resulted in world's third largest revenue generating airline group and the 2nd largest airline group in Europe. IAG is the parent company of Iberia airlines.

Iberia Airlines Subsidiaries

Iberia airlines subsidiaries include Iberia Express, Air Nostrum and Iberia Cargo.

Iberia Express is based at Madrid and operates short and medium haul flights and began its operation on 25th March 2012. Iberia Express operates 21 aircrafts under its name which include 18 Airbus A320-200 and 3 Airbus A321-200.

Air Nostrum also called as Iberia Regional, is situated in Valencia. The airline is an independent carrier which operates as a franchisee of Iberia airlines and Binter Canarias. Iberia Regional has hubs at Barcelona Airport and Madrid-Barajas Airport and operates flights to an extensive network of 91 domestic routes and 51 international routes.

Iberia Cargo merged with British Airways World Cargo and together came to known as IAG Cargo from 2011. Iberia airlines also has shares in Vueling Airlines which is approximately 9.5%.

Iberia Airlines Fleet Size & Flight Destinations

Iberia airlines operates 80 fleets under its brand name which include 16 Airbus A319-100, 14 Airbus A320-200, 13 Airbus A321-200, 12 Airbus A330-200, 8 Airbus A330-300 and 17 Airbus A340-600.

Iberia airline flights transport more than millions of air passengers to world-wide destinations that includes 17 domestic destinations and 61 international destinations in 36 different
countries across America, Africa, Europe and Asia.

Iberia Airlines Flight Destinations

Sr.No. Country City
1 Spain Granada, Jerez de la Frontera, Asturias, Palma de Mallorca, Bilbao, Donostia/San Sebastian, Gran Canaria, Santander, Barcelona, Madrid, Corunna, Santiago de Compostela, Vigo, Murcia
2 United States Anchorage, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, Washington, D.C.
3 Italy Bologna, Catania, Florence, Milan, Naples, Rome, Venice
4 Germany Berlin, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich
5 Morocco Casablanca, Marrakech, Rabat, Tangier
6 United Kingdom Birmingham, London, Manchester
7 France Lyon, Marseille, Nice, Paris
8 Brazil Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo
9 Croatia Dubrovnik, Split, Zagreb
10 Russia Moscow, Saint Petersburg
11 Colombia Bogotá, Cali, Medellin
12 Portugal Funchal, Lisbon, Porto
13 Argentina Buenos Aires, Córdoba
14 Switzerland Geneva, Zürich, Basel
15 Canada Montréal, Toronto
16 Ecuador Guayaquil, Quito
17 Algeria Algiers, Oran
18 Dominican Republic Santo Domingo
19 South Africa Johannesburg
20 Kuwait Kuwait City
21 Mexico Mexico City
22 Panama Panama City
23 Denmark Copenhagen
24 Luxembourg Luxembourg
25 Uruguay Montevideo
26 Iceland Reykjavík
27 Netherlands Amsterdam
28 Sweden Stockholm
29 Belgium Brussels
30 Chile Santiago
31 China Shanghai
32 Costa Rica San José
33 Hungary Budapest
34 Israel Tel Aviv
35 Turkey Istanbul
36 Venezuela Caracas
37 Angola Luanda
38 Austria Vienna
39 Cuba Havana
40 Czech Republic Prague
41 Equatorial Guinea Malabo
42 Greece Athens
43 India Mumbai
44 Iran Tehran
45 Ireland Dublin
46 Saudi Arabia Jeddah
47 Egypt Cairo
48 Ghana Accra
49 Japan Tokyo
50 Nigeria Lagos
51 Senegal Dakar
52 Tunisia Tunis
53 Norway Oslo
54 Peru Lima

Iberia Airlines Services

Iberia airline fleets contain two cabin features: Business Class and Economy Class. So they provide different services to Iberia flight passenger depends on distance of flight travelled. For Economy Class of domestic and short haul flights passenger can buy food beverages on-board. For International or long haul flights, meals and non-alcoholic beverages are provided. Food beverages, meals are provided freely on domestic and short haul flight and for International or long haul flights variety of meals are provided with drinks beverages into Business Class.

Iberia Airline Reviews & Statistics

SkyTrax which rates the airlines based on performance and on-board services have rated Iberia airline 6 out of 10 stars reviewed by more than 500 customer till July 2017. Iberia airlines has received 3 out of 5 stars on food and beverages, staff service, seat comforts and value for money services and 2 out of 5 stars for in-flight entertainment.

According to FlightStats some flights of Iberia airlines has very bad on time performances, e.g. Iberia flight IB7866 which flies from Madrid to Tel Aviv has very poor rate of 3% to being on time, 21% of time flight were behind the schedule, 29% of the were very late while 45% of time flight were excessively delayed.

Iberia Airlines Delayed / Cancelled / Overbooked Flights Problems

Sometimes incidents such as flight delays or cancellations causes lot of hassle and financial problems to air passengers. So if you have faced any inconvenience with Iberia flights such as flights delayed for more than 3 hours; flights cancelled without any notice; denied to board due to oversold flight tickets. You could be entitled to claim compensation up to $700 from Iberia Airlines in accordance with EC Regulation 261/2004 EU Air Passengers’ Rights.

Apart from compensation, passengers are also entitled to "right to care" facilities in case of flight delays of more than 2 hours, which include faxes or e-mails, two free phone calls, meals and refreshments, free transportation and hotel accommodation (If there is an over-night flight delay and stay is required).

EC Regulation 261/2004 - Iberia Flight Passengers Rights

EC Regulation 261/2004 (dated 17 February 2005) applies to air passengers departing from any EU airport, or from a non-EU airport with an EU airline to an EU destination. Passengers must note that flight delay compensation is subject to certain conditions and exceptions. There will be no compensation for a delay / cancellation caused by an extraordinary circumstance, under which such delay / cancellation becomes uncontrollable. An example of such situations includes bad weather or security concerns such as fear of a terror attack. In such situations, passengers will not be given any compensation.

Nevertheless, if there is a delay of more than 4 hours for a flight of 3500 km or more; delay of 3 hours or more in intra-community flight of 1500 km or more; and delay of 3 hours in case of flight under 1500 km, the passenger is entitled to claim compensation under EU norms as set by the Regulation. This entitlement is when the delay is not caused by extraordinary circumstances.

If you are an Iberia Airline flight passenger and your flight has been delayed or cancelled (without any prior notice) or for reasons which could have been easily solved then according to Regulation (EC) No. 261/2004, Iberia flight passengers can claim up to $700 as flight delay compensation. This takes into account distance that you travelled both within Europe and Outside Europe and the time for flight delay which should be more than 3 hours.

Within EU,

  • If you travel up to 1,500 km or less then you can claim up to €250
  • And over 1,500 km you can claim up to €400


  • If you travel up to 1,500 km or less then you claim up to €250
  • If the distance is between 1,500 - 3,500 km then you claim up to €400
  • And if the distance is more than 3500 km and flight delays for more than 4 hours then you claim up to €600

Note: If you are travelling to a Non-European country from a Non-European country by a European Flight, EU 261 Rule won’t apply to you. It is only applied in the case of EU based flights travelling within Europe or to or from an EU Member State.

Delayed Flight Distance Based Claim Amount

Am I Eligible To Claim Compensation?

EC Regulation 261/2004 is a European law, it applies to EU airspace. You do not have to be an EU citizen to claim flight compensation. This means that you can claim on flights departing from any airport located in the EU (with any airline) or arriving in the EU (with an EU airline).

Origin and Destination EU Airline Non-EU Airline
From Inside EU To Inside EU YES YES
From Inside EU To Outside EU YES YES
From Outside EU To Inside EU YES NO
From Outside EU To Outside EU NO NO

Claim Flights – Flight Compensation Claim Firm (How We Can Help You To Claim Your Money Back)

If your flight has been delayed or cancelled while you are travelling within Europe, flying with an EU registered flight and you want to claim compensation for the problem the airline has caused to you, all you have to do is provide us with your Iberia flight details (flight number & flight date) and our claim experts will work with various other teams to collect data so that everything goes smoothly. Our team has access to flight information such as the time by which the flight was delayed, the reason for flight cancellation, flights departure and arrival time, etc. making us more likely to win the compensation. If you have any complaints regarding Iberia flight delays or cancellation you can contact "Claim Flights" at any time.

Flight Delay Compensation Claim Process

If you have any doubts to make your claim or using our Flight Delay Compensation Calculator you can see our video illustrated on "How to Claim Compensation from Airlines?" (How To Claim Flight Delay / Cancellation Compensation). This video will demonstrate you on: How To Claim Compensation for Delayed or Cancelled Flights.

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