Lawyer Erika Kullberg Shares Flight Delay Compensation Tips
Getting your flight delayed or cancelled is annoying especially when you have to be in time for a wedding, baby shower, funeral, party, or some other important event. You should know that some problems, like bad weather, air traffic, and mechanical issues are hard to predict and can cause delays.
The good thing about this is that you can be compensated for your flight delay. We will be showing you how this can be achieved on JetBlue Airways.
We all know JetBlue a major American low-cost airline, and also the seventh-largest airline in North America by passengers carried. If your flight was delayed on JetBlue there are some information you have to know concerning your compensation.
According to the airline company, for travel booked through jetblue.com or 1-800-JETBLUE:
• If your flight qualifies for compensation, you will receive an email from JetBlue within seven days of your flight’s scheduled departure. This will happen automatically, and there is no need to contact JetBlue.
For travel not booked through jetblue.com or 1-800-JETBLUE:
• We may not have your contact information so if your flight qualifies for compensation, please call 1-800-JETBLUE (538-2583) seven days or more after your flight’s scheduled departure to inquire about potential compensation.
JetBlue Compensation Amount
The compensation amount on JetBlue differs on the delay time.
Customers whose flight is delayed due to a Controllable Irregularity are entitled to compensation good for future travel on JetBlue
|Delay Time||Compensation amount|
|3 – 3:59 hours||$50 credit|
|4 – 4:59 hours||$100 credit|
|5 – 5:59 hours||$150 credit|
|6 or more hours||$200 credit|
On TikTok, Erika Kullberg, a lawyer who studied at Georgetown Law in the US, also explained how to get paid for a flight delay on JetBlue. Watch video below.