Air passenger rights organisation AirHelp says 15 million passengers throughout the UK suffered air journey disruptions between July and September this 12 months.
There have been 235,963 registered flights departing from the UK throughout this era, with 37 million folks travelling.
A deep dive into AirHelp’s information uncovers that roughly 40% of travellers skilled disruptions.
Most UK passengers confronted delays beneath three hours, which means they weren’t eligible for monetary compensation, nevertheless over 1.2 million folks had the suitable to say and obtain monetary compensation from their airline.
In truth, over 681,000 travellers had their journeys cancelled altogether.
In the course of the summer time season, it discovered London Gatwick had the best disruption charge of 55%, affecting over 3.2 million passengers.
Edinburgh Airport was subsequent with 44% of passengers disrupted between July and September this 12 months.
Probably the most punctual airport was Belfast Metropolis Airport with solely 25% of flights disrupted.
Probably the most disrupted route from the UK based on AirHelp was London Gatwick to Jeddah Saudi Arabia.
It ranked the best with over 96% of flights disrupted throughout this era.
Routes from Heathrow Airport take the second, fourth and fifth spot on the rating – with its path to Bangalore Airport having a disruption charge of 87%.
Third place was Manchester to Istanbul, with 81% of passengers going through delays or cancellations.