Germanwings is a German low-cost airline based in Cologne and based at Cologne/Bonn Airport. It is a subsidiary of Lufthansa. Since October 25, 2015, Eurowings has assumed economic responsibility and from now on offers all short- and long-haul offers under one brand, while Germanwings will continue its flight operations on behalf of Eurowings until further notice.

Are you currently stuck at an airport, or are you affected by a flight delay or cancellation with Germanwings? If yes, then it is time to check if you have a compensation payment. Our free claim check shows you what you benefit from simply, quickly and without obligation.

Your rights in the event of a flight delay or cancellation with Germanwings

  • EU Regulation 261/2004/EG stipulates that passengers who are affected by a cancellation or delay are entitled to a flat-rate compensation payment of up to EUR 600 by the airline.
  • the compensation payment is independent of the ticket price paid
  • They may claim the compensation to which they are entitled retroactively for up to two years.

Tips and tricks for delays with Germanwings

  • whenever possible, have the reason for the delay confirmed in writing by the airline responsible
  • collect evidence (e.g. airline tickets, boarding passes, receipts for other expenses, photos of the current situation, etc.)
  • don’t just let yourself be «sedated» with vouchers
  • they exchange information and data with other travellers for the purpose of contacting them at a later date
  • secure your services at the appropriate airport

Current delays and flight cancellations with Germanwings

Here you can check your claim for compensation due to a delayed or cancelled flight with Germanwings and the enforcement of your rights.