Cyprus, Nicosia

Compensation for flight delay to Northern Cyprus

Updated: 3 months ago

Not many people know, but if an airline delays a flight or causes any inconvenience to passengers, it is possible to obtain compensation through special services.

This applies not only to airlines of the European Union but also to flights through Turkey - including the Erdogan Airport: flights to the northern part of the island are only operated by Turkish airlines.

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Compensation with AirHelp

Since 2013, the AirHelp service has helped over 10 million passengers receive rightful compensation of up to €600 for delayed or canceled flights. To receive compensation, passengers only need to provide their flight details, after which AirHelp will take care of representing their interests.

Cost of AirHelp Services

The service charges a commission of 35% of the compensation amount for its services, and in case of legal procedures, this commission will be 50%. In addition, the brand offers the AirHelp Plus subscription service, which provides full access to AirHelp's expertise in the field of flight issues. Within this service, two subscription options are available: Basic and Full.

AirHelp Service Features

  • The fastest claim verification thanks to the use of artificial intelligence and collaboration with experienced lawyers.
  • Presence of experienced specialists in 30 countries and the provision of customer support in 16 languages, including Russian.
  • Possession of one of the most extensive flight statistics databases in the world.

Compensation can be obtained on the AirHelp website


Compensation with Compensair

Compensair is an online service that helps airline passengers receive compensation of up to €600 for flight delays, cancellations, or denied boarding. Compensair takes care of all formalities, including document processing, negotiation with airlines, and even legal proceedings. The service has been operating for over 7 years and has helped passengers receive over 5 million euros in compensation.

Payment for Compensair Services

The brand collaborates with all major airlines and charges a fee for its services only in case of successful compensation. The commission ranges from 25% to 35%.

Compensair Service Features:

  • Free claim submission. The brand charges a percentage only in case of successful compensation.
  • To receive compensation, passengers only need to fill out a simple application form, and the company takes care of everything else.
  • A free flight check is provided, which takes less than a minute.

Compensation can be obtained on the Compensair website


Frequently Asked Questions about flights to Northern Cyprus

Which airlines fly to Northern Cyprus?

Flights to the northern part of the island are operated only by Turkish airlines: Turkish airlines, Fly Kibris, Pegasus, Sun Express, and Anadolujet.

From which cities can you fly to Northern Cyprus?

Only from cities in Turkey, but only a few. These include Istanbul, Antalya, Ankara, Izmir, Adana, Kayseri, Trabzon, Gaziantep, Diyarbakir, and Bodrum. You can read about which airlines fly from which city in our article.

How to change airports when flying through Istanbul?

In this case, you will have to cross almost the entire huge Turkish metropolis. Fortunately, we have a detailed guide on how to do it.

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