Regulation EU261

EU261 affects passengers departing from/arriving into the European Union and the European Economic Area.

Monetary compensation is determined by the following distances between departure/arrival airports:

  • €250 in respect of all flights of 1,500km or less; or
  • €400 in respect of all intra-EU flights of more than 1,500km and for all other flights between 1,500km and 3,500km; or
  • €600 in respect of all non-internal EU flights of more than 3,500 km.