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KLM Royal Dutch Airline annually carries over 26 million passengers and also provides cargo services to approximately 144 destinations worldwide. Heavy air passenger traffic and substantial cargo traffic often leads to flight delays and cancellations. So if you travelled with KLM airlines flight and your flight was delayed for more than 3 hours or cancelled without any prior notice or if you were denied to board your KLM flight, due to overbooking of flight seats then according to European Law for air passengers, EC Regulation 261/2004, you can claim compensation up to 600€ (£450) from KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. If you need help to claim flight delay compensation from KLM airlines, you can seek our Claim Experts help, we have the best claim professionals in place that have access to all the desired information that is required for your delayed/cancelled flights to get compensation from KLM airlines. To know how much you can claim from airlines you can use our Flight Delay Compensation Calculator. Our claiming process is very simple and you can get your compensation amount in right time from KLM Airlines without any hassles for flight delays, cancellations, flight route changes, airport delays, denied boarding or if you missed your connecting flights due to your first flight delays.

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KLM which stands for Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij N.V. (Royal Dutch Airlines) is the national flag carrier of Netherlands which was founded on 7th October 1919. It’s headquarter is based at Amstelveen having its main hub at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. KLM airlines is one of the oldest airlines in the world which is still operating under its original name and its maiden flight took place on 17th May 1920 which flew from Croydon Airport, London to Amsterdam. It became a part of the Air France-KLM group after merged with Air France in the year 2004. It also has the reputation of being one of the world’s safest airlines. Its subsidiaries includes KLM Cityhopper, Transavia & MartinAir. KLM airlines have more than 32,000 employees who work with KLM Group. The airlines under the Air France-KLM group are a part of SkyTeam Airline alliance.

  • MartinAir have its headquarters at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. MartinAir airline came under KLM Group in the year 2008.
  • KLM Cityhopper is a regional subsidiary airline of KLM Group and it was established on 1st April 1991, its headquarters is located at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. KLM Cityhopper mostly operates short haul flight services across Europe on behalf of its parent company i.e. KLM.
  • Transavia is a Dutch low-cost airline, which is entirely a subsidiary of Air France-KLM Group.


KLM airlines shares code-share agreements with number of airlines which includes Aer Lingus, Air Malta, Adria Airways, Air Serbia, airBaltic, Alaska Airlines, Bangkok Airways, Belavia, Bulgaria Air, Croatia Airlines, Etihad Airways, Flybe, Korean Air, Jet Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Olympic Air, Pegasus Airlines, Transavia, Ukraine International Airlines, WestJet and few more international airlines.


KLM Airlines is the flag carrier of Netherlands and it is vast airline operating its flights around 144 destinations around the world. KLM airline has also made second largest alliance of world with Air France under the name SkyTeam alliance. Main hub of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol from where maximum of its flights operates to worldwide destinations.


As of the Annual Report 2015 of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, the total consolidate fleet size of KLM is 199 out of which 56 aircrafts are owned by KLM, 56 aircrafts are on finance leases and 87 aircrafts are on operating leases. Table below shows type and number of aircrafts operated by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.

AIRCRAFTS Owned Finance leases Operating leases Total Number of Aircrafts
Boeing 737-700 3 8 15 26
Boeing 737-800 8 9 30 47
Boeing 737-900 1 1 3 5
Boeing 747-400 5 -- 2 7
Boeing 747-400 2 1 -- 3
Boeing 747-400 -- -- 1 1
Boeing 747-400 15 -- -- 15
Boeing 777-200 ER 1 5 9 15
Boeing 777-300 ER -- 9 1 10
Boeing 787-9 -- -- 2 2
Airbus A330-200 -- 6 4 10
Airbus A330-300 -- -- 5 5
Embraer 190 -- 15 15 30
Fokker 70 16 -- -- 16
MD-11 Freighter 1 2 -- 3
Training aircraft 4 -- -- 4
Total consolidated fleet 56 56 87 199

KLM Airlines European Destinations

Sr.No. Country City /Cities
1 United Kingdom Aberdeen, Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Durham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Kingston upon Hull, Leeds/Bradford, London (Heathrow), Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Norwich
2 Germany Berlin, Bremen, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Freiburg, Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Nuremberg, Stuttgart
3 France Bordeaux, Lyon, Marseille, Montpellier, Mulhouse, Nice, Paris, Toulouse
4 Norway Bergen, Kristiansand, Oslo, Sandefjord, Stavanger, Trondheim, Alesund
5 Italy Bologna, Florence, Milan, Rome, Turin, Venice
6 Spain Alicante, Barcelona, Bilbao, Madrid, Valencia
7 Russia Moscow (Sheremetyevo), Saint Petersburg
8 Sweden Gothenburg, Linkoping, Stockholm
9 Denmark Aalborg, Billund, Copenhagen
10 Netherland Amsterdam, Kralendijk,
11 Switzerland Geneva, Zurich, Basel
12 Turkey Istanbul (Ataturk )
13 Poland Krakow & Warsaw
14 Luxembourg Luxembourg
15 Romania Bucharest
16 Belgium Brussels
17 Finland Helsinki
18 Austria Vienna
19 Greece Athens
20 Croatia Zagreb
21 Portugal Lisbon
22 Ukraine Kiev

KLM Airlines International Destinations

America Destinations: Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, Washington D.C., in United States; Panama City in Panama; Lima in Peru; Bogota & Cali in Colombia; Guayaquil & Quito in Ecuador and Mexico City in Mexico.

Asia Destinations: Beijing, Chengdu, Hangzhou, Shanghai, Xiamen in China; Delhi in India; Osaka & Tokyo in Japan; Jakarta & Denpasar in Indonesia; Almaty & Astana in Kazakhstan; Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia; Bangkok in Thailand; Taipei in Taiwan and Singapore.

Africa Destination: Cape Town, Johannesburg, Seoul in South Africa; Doha (Hamad) in Qatar; Dar es Salaam & Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and Nairobi in Kenya;

Middle East Destination: Cairo in Egypt; Abu Dhabi & Dubai in United Arab Emirates; Doha (Hamad) in Qatar and Muscat in Oman.

KLM Airline Reviews & Statistics

SkyTrax, which rates airlines based upon their performance and customer services have rated KLM Royal Dutch Airlines 7 out of 10 stars reviewed by more than 500 customers till August of 2016. Stats given by flightstats.com says that between the period of 27th July 2016 to 26th August 2016 total 1,901 number flights were delayed and 42 flights were cancelled. KLM airlines one of the flight, KL651 from Amsterdam to Washington, D.C. have an average of being on schedule 57% of time, 22% of the time flight were late, 13% of time KLM flight were very late while 5% flight were excessively delayed.


KLM Royal Dutch Airlines offers Flying Blue program for frequent flyers in which they can earn miles while flying with KLM airlines and can spend them for flights, hotel booking, car rentals and more. KLM airline has restrictions for carrying hand luggage/baggage. KLM air passengers should have to follow the policy of hand luggage allowance; if passengers carry more baggage than the permitted allowance then they will be charged additional fee.

KLM Airline has won "Best Airline Staff Service" award in Europe at the World Airline Awards in 2012 & 2013. This award represents the rating of the KLM airline's performance across airport staff and cabin staff combined.


Weather conditions, delays in air carrier or heavy air traffic may lead to delay of KLM flights.
So if you travelled with KLM airlines and your flight was delayed for more than 3 hours on arrival or if your flight was cancelled without any prior notice or if you were denied boarding due to oversold flight tickets then you can claim compensation up to 600€ from KLM Airlines in accordance with EC Regulation 261/2004.


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 air passenger travelling with KLM airline 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, KLM flight passengers can claim up to 600€ 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

Between EU Airport and Non-EU Airport

  • 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.

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Am I Eligible To Claim Compensation?

EC Regulation 261/2004 is a European law; it applies to EU air space. 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 registered airline). Table to the right, clarifies clearly if you are eligible to claim compensation for your delayed flight with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.

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


People are often confused as to whether they are eligible to claim compensation or not. EU air passenger rights EC Regulation 261/2004 clearly states that an air passenger can claim compensation from airlines if his flight is delayed may be due to flight damage, flight failure, airport delays and any other trivial or major issue with the airlines i.e., which should have been avoided by KLM Airlines. You can also demand a refund for inconvenience caused due to flight cancellation and overbooked flights.


KLM airlines is governed by the European law, which states that any passenger travelling within Europe or to and from Europe to any other destination are protected by the air passenger rights EC Regulation 261/2004. According to this Regulation, KLM air passenger have rights to ask for compensation if his flight has been delayed for more than 3 hours or has been cancelled without any prior notice or denied boarding due to overbooked flights. In such scenarios, a passenger is entitled to claim up to 600€ (£450) compensation from KLM airline. If, for any reasons, a passenger is unable to get his rightful dues, they can approach Claim Flights to seek help with the claiming process. We do not charge any fee until we won the flight compensation for you.


Many passengers are unaware of their rights and law. They often claim a futile amount as compared to what they should actually get from the airlines. Flight Delay Compensation Calculator can calculate the exact amount based on the flight delay information obtained from the authority. Claim Experts at Claim Flights will help to inform you about your EU Air Passengers Rights and provides you fair compensation amount from KLM airlines in right time.


If you are travelling/travelled with KLM Airlines and faced inconvenience due to KLM delayed flight or was cancelled without any prior notice, and you don’t have any idea about how to make a claim for compensation, then Claim Flights can be of great help to you. If the flight delay was of more than 3 hours you are eligible to claim delayed flight compensation. You can check the KLM airlines timetable at the airport on arrival and report the delay of your flight to Claim Flights. Claim Experts at Claim Flights can help you to file the case in accordance with EU air passenger rights. Flight Delay Compensation Calculator helps you to calculate the exact amount that you are entitled to claim from KLM airline. To check how much you can claim from KLM airline, you just need to enter your KLM airline Flight number and date of journey. Claim Flights professionals take up your case on a no win no fee basis and you will get right amount at right time.

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If your flight has been delayed or cancelled for your travel within Europe, flew with KLM Airlines, an EU registered flight and you want to claim compensation for the problem the airline has caused you, all you have to do is provide us your KLM 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/delay, flights departure and arrival time, etc. making us more likely to win the compensation. If you have any complaints regarding to KLM airline flight delays or cancellations you can contacts Claim Flights at any time. Don’t delay and claim your delayed flight compensation today.


Team of Claim Experts at Claim Flights helps you to claim your money back from airline in case your flight has been delayed by 3 hours or more. You can check your flight status with the help of the flight tracker. The information received from which can be used to file the case against the airline. The Compensation Calculator helps you to calculate the exact compensation amount an air passenger is entitled to claim from airlines. Experts at Claim Flights make sure that you get the right amount of money at right time.

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Claim Yourself Delayed Flight Compensation

If your flight was delayed for more than 3 hours or if your flight has been cancelled without prior notice of 2 weeks or if you were denied boarding due to overbooking of flight tickets, you can use our free claim letter template to write the letter to airline to claim compensation for your delayed / cancelled / overbooked flight in accordance with EU Regulation 261/2004. EC Regulation 261/2004 entitles European Union air passengers to claim up to 600 € compensation for flight delay of 3 hours or more, flight cancellations or for denied boarding. And you can contact the KLM airline authorities via email or can also contact them on their customer service phone numbers to claim KLM airline flight delay compensation.

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Passengers are often unaware of the law and end up claiming a very futile amount compared to what they are entitled to claim. At Claim Flights the exact compensation can be calculated with the help of the compensation calculator. Flight Delay Compensation Calculator can help you to calculate the amount to claim from KLM airlines for your delayed / cancelled flight. You can check for free the amount KLM airlines owes for you with our flight delay compensation calculator.

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